Join or Sign In

Sign in to customize your TV listings

Continue with Facebook Continue with email

By joining TV Guide, you agree to our Terms of Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Policy.

Jana Kramer Biography

Birth Name:
Jana Rae Kramer
Birth Place:
Rochester Hills, Michigan, United States
Singer, actor

Fast Facts

  • Was a competitive skater for 13 years and as a high-school senior took part in the pregame shows for the Detroit Red Wings ice hockey team
  • Made her TV debut in 2003 on the ABC daytime drama All My Children
  • Following a whirlwind romance after meeting on the set of the film Prom Night, married her second husband, actor Johnathon Schaech, but the couple separated just a month after their Fourth of July nuptials
  • Started her country music career in June 2012 with the release of her single "Why Ya Wanna" from her self-titled debut LP under Elektra Records
  • Marked 2013 by opening for Blake Shelton's tour in Virginia and winning Top New Female Artist at the ACM Awards
  • Met third husband, football player Michael Caussin, on Twitter after he favorited some of her posts
  • Has worked extensively with the charity Hearts2Honduras, which she partnered with when filming the music video for her song "Love" in El Progreso, Honduras, during a trip with 34 fans that included building a community center and visiting an orphanage