PAM DAWBER BIOGRAPHY & FILMOGRAPHY:
Pam Dawber was born on October 18th, 1951 in Detroit, Michigan, born to Gene and Thelma Weber. She received her high school education from North Farmington High and later studied at Oakland Community College.
She first did some modeling work with Wilhelmina Models, and then a friend suggested she accompany her to New York and bring along her modeling portfolio.
While in New York a top modeling agency took an interest in her and signed her to an exclusive modeling contract. She began with working in a number of magazine advertisements and was also given the chance to appear on some commercials.
Dawber always showed an interest in acting and so she began taking voice and acting lessons. She soon began finding work as a stage actress and was cast in a production of, "Sweet Adeline" at the Godspeed Opera House in Connecticut. It was this role that lead to her first film role in, "A Wedding" (1978) and soon was cast as a lead role in the television series, "Mork & Mindy" (1978-1982) and shared top billing with newcomer Robin Williams.
As her career progressed she focused on stage, film and television work. Another well known television role was portraying, Samantha Russell on the series, "My Sister Sam" (1986-1988). She has also appeared on the television movies, "Remembrance of Love" (1982), "Through Naked Eyes" (1983), "Last of the Great Survivors" (1984), "This Wife for Hire" (1985), "Wild Horses" (1985) and the film, "Stay Tuned" (1992).
Her most recent work includes doing voice over work on, "101 Dalmations: The Series" (1997-1998), the television movie, "Don't Look Behind You" (1999) and the film, "I'll Remember You" (2000).
In addition to her career as an actress she also formed the production company called, "Pony Productions" along with her old manager, Mimi Weber. Dawber is also a national spokeswoman for, Big Brothers Big Sisters of America.
Pam Dawber has married only once to actor Mark Harmon whom she wed in 1987 and they have two children and remain married today.
2000 I'll Remember April
1999 Don't Look Behind You
1997-1998 101 Dalmatians: The Series
1997 Life... and Stuff
1996 Adventures from the Book of Virtues
1996 A Stranger to Love
1995 Trail of Tears
1994 The Bears Who Saved Christmas
1994 A Child's Cry for Help
1994 Web of Deception
1994 Dream On
1994 Aaahh!!! Real Monsters
1993 The Man with Three Wives
1992 Stay Tuned
1991 Rewrite for Murder
1989 Do You Know the Muffin Man?
1988 Quiet Victory: The Charlie Wedemeyer Story
1986-1988 My Sister Sam
1985-1987 Faerie Tale Theatre
1986 American Geisha
1985 The Twilight Zone
1985 Wild Horses
1985 This Wife for Hire
1984 Last of the Great Survivors
1983 Through Naked Eyes
1982 Remembrance of Love
1982 Mork & Mindy/Laverne & Shirley/Fonz Hour
1978-1982 Mork & Mindy
1982 Twilight Theater
1981 Swan Lake
1980 The Girl, the Gold Watch & Everything
1978 A Wedding