'Follies' Star Jan Maxwell Has Passed Away After Complications From Breast Cancer
February 15, 2018
Jan Maxwell was born in Fargo, North Dakota. Her father, Ralph B. Maxwell, was a former district judge, while her mother, Elizabeth "Liz" Maxwell, worked with the EPA.
She began her career as an actor in 1989 on the Broadway show, City of Angels. Although she started out as an understudy, her sterling performance saw her playing two roles in the same show.