Bonnie Jones played the recurring role of Nurse Barbara Bannerman in Seasons 1-5 of the M*A*S*H TV series, appearing in five episodes.
Also known as:
|Bonnie Jones Reynolds|
|Born:||February 7, 1938|
|Birthplace||Clinton, New York, U.S.|
|Actress, Author, Director|
|Years active:||(as actress) 1962-1974|
|Episodes appeared in:||5 in Seasons 1-4|
|Character played:||Lieutenant Barbara Bannerman|
Bonnie Jones, now Bonnie Jones Reynolds (born February 07, 1938) played the recurring role of Lieutenant Barbara Bannerman, a M*A*S*H nurse and love interest of Hawkeye in Seasons 1-5 of the CBS-TV series M*A*S*H, appearing in a total of five episodes.
Bonnie was born on her family estate Spring Farm outside Clinton, New York. After high school, she trained as a dancer and later as a model and actress. She worked for 10 years in various modeling and stage acting roles in New York. Her screen acting role began with an appearance on the New York based "Naked City". She later moved to Hollywood where she acted on shows such as "Perry Mason", "The Man from Uncle" and "Hogan's Heroes".
In 1967, Bonnie married Gene Reynolds, producer of M*A*S*H. Her several appearances as Lieutenant Barbara Bannerman on M*A*S*H marked the end of her screen career as she began to devote herself to writing, authoring several successful books such as "The Truth About Unicorns" (1972) and "The Confetti Man" (1975).
After divorcing Gene in 1976, Bonnie traveled for a while before returning to her family home at Spring Farm where, in 1991, she co-founded an animal sanctuary Spring Farm CARES. She still serves as President and Director of Spring Farm CARES while continuing with her career as an author.
Appearances on M*A*S*HEdit
|Season||Episode||Role (as credited)||Notes|
|1||I Hate a Mystery||Lt. Bannerman||P.A. announcement gives her full name as Lieutenant Barbara Bannerman|
|1||Sticky Wicket||uncredited||Large speaking role|
|4||Dear Mildred||?||Listed in IMDB but unconfirmed|