Brett Somers (Brett Somers)

Brett Somers

Actress. Born Audrey Johnson, she is best known as a panelist on the 1970s CBS television show “Match Game”. She began her career on Broadway, appearing in “Seven Year Itch” and “The Country Girl” with co-star Jack Klugman,  who she married in 1953. In the 1950s she made her initial television appearances in theatrical programs like “Philco Playhouse” and “Kraft Theater Playhouse 90”. Her primetime television credits included “The Fugitive,” “The New Perry Mason,” “The Odd Couple,” ” Love, American Style,” “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” and “The Love Boat”. In feature films she appeared in “Bus Riley’s Back in Town” (1965), “Bone” (1972), “The Great American Beauty Pageant” (1973) and “Getting There” (1980). (bio by: John “J-Cat” Griffith)  Family links:  Spouse:  Jack Klugman (1922 – 2012)* *Calculated relationshipCause of death: Cancer


  • July, 11, 1924
  • Canada


  • September, 09, 2007
  • USA

Cause of Death

  • Cancer


  • Memorial Garden of The Unitarian Church
  • Connecticut
  • USA

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