Joan Jett

Age when joined


Current Age:


Years Active:


Hair Color;


Known for:

The Runaways and Joan Jett and the Blackhearts


166 cm


Joan Jett

Joan Jett born Joan Marie Larkin is an American rock guitarist, singer, songwriter, producer and actress.

She is mainly known for her sucess with The Runaways and Joan Jett and the Blakhearts.Including her hit cover of the Arrows song "I Love Rock N Roll".Sometimes she's reffered to as "Queen of Rock 'n' Roll".

Jett is one of the founding members (along with Sandy West) of The Runways.Joan later disbanded with Rhe Runaways in 1979 and started a solo career.Joan later formed her own band called Joan Jett and the Blackhearts.

Jett was an executive producer for the film The Runaways, directed by Floria Sigismondi.Joan Jett and Cherie Currie liked the idea of making a Runaways movie but Lita For


Kristen Stewart near the set of the Runaways movie

d didn't care and Jackie Fox wanted NO part of the movie.Joan was potrayed by Twilight Saga acteress Kristen Stewart.

On April 14, 2011, she appeared on the Oprah Winfrey show with Miley Cyrus, performing a medley of Joan's biggest hits: "Bad Reputation," "Cherry Bomb" and "I Hate Myself."


  • Joan Jett is left handed, but plays the guitar with her right hand.
  • Joan's first film role was in the movie Light Of Day.
  • Joan sings in a mezzo soprano range.