Michael Landon: This Is His Daughter Jennifer Landon

Michael Landon's daughter Jennifer Landon is the second-youngest of his 9 children.
November 16, 2019 - 15:25 / Clemens Fanger

Many of his fans know that Michael Landon had a great number of children, nine to be exact. So it's high time we meet his youngest daughter Jennifer, who - just like her father - has become a successful actress!

Jennifer Landon was born in 1983 to Michael Landon and Cindy Clerico. Her biological siblings are screenwriter Christopher Landon and actor and director Michael Landon Jr.. Jennifer got into acting at five years old when her father cast her in an uncredited role as a little girl in a couple of episodes of Highway to Heaven. She actually worked with him again in 1991 when she was cast as in the pilot for the TV series Us. Michael Landon passed away that same year, so the project was unfortunately discontinued.

Cindy Clerico, Jennifer Landon, Michael Landon and Sean Landon in 1989.
Cindy Clerico, Jennifer Landon, Michael Landon and Sean Landon in 1989.

Jennifer Landon starred on As The World Turns

Her first job in a feature film came in 2004 in the independent movie L.A. DJ and one year later, she returned to TV when she was cast as "Gwen Norbeck Munson" in the CBS soap As The World Turns. She played the role for 5 years, starred in over 500 episodes and won three Daytime Emmy Awards for her performance.

Jennifer Landon won an Emmy in 2007 for her role in As The World Turns.

Jennifer Landon will be in Yellowstone season 3

Jennifer Landon went on to star in 28 episodes of The Young and the Restless as "Heather Stevens" in 2012 and from 2017 until 2018, she starred as "Amy" on the TNT series Animal Kingdom. In 2020, Landon will appear in season three of the Kevin Costner led western hit series Yellowstone as "Teeter", a new wrangler on the "Dutton" family ranch.

Jennifer Landon has been in a relationship with her girlfriend Nancy Fichmann since 2016. She's quite active on social media and regularly shares some great snapshots from her private life and with other family members like her half-sister Shawna Landon.