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Jeanne Simpson (born December 6, 1969 in Dallas, Texas) is an American actress, dancer, choreographer, teacher, and fitness blogger.[2] One of her first roles as an actress was on the live-action children's show called Wishbone, which was owned by the same company that produced Barney & Friends. She continued in children's television as the choreographer for Blue's Clues.[3] Following her time with Blue's Clues, she landed another gig on a children's television series with Barney & Friends, becoming a writer for two episodes during the ninth season of the show. Following her time in children's entertainment, Simpson has gone to be an actress in various adult oriented content and has opened her own dance-fitness class called Gotta Dance Productions.


Barney & Friends[]

  1. "You Can Count on Me!"
  2. "My Friends, The Doctor and the Dentist"


  • While Simpson has been credited for being an actress and choreographer for various films and shows, her writing credits have only stemmed from her time with Barney & Friends.


  1. Jeanne Simpson - Biography - IMDb Retrieved February 7, 2023
  2. Jeanne Simpson - Appian Leadership Retrieved February 7, 2023
  3. Jeanne Simpson Works Out The Actor’s Life For Us May 10, 2016 Retrieved February 7, 2023