A Date With Judy premiered in on June 24, 1941. It was a summer replacement show for The Pepsodent Show starring Bob Hope. The show was targeted at teenagers of this era and was very successful. The role of Judy was intended to become America’s sweetheart. The shows consisted of the typical teen-age angst of this era, which involved dating mishaps, sibling rivalries, movie star crushes and other light-hearted dilemmas.
In 1948, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, released the movie, A Date With Judy, starring, Jane Powell, in the lead role.
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Judy Foster-Ann Gillis(1941)
Judy Foster-Dellie Ellis(1942)
Judy Foster-Louise Erickson(1943-1950)