Suze Lanier-Bramlett, aka Susan Lanier, is a veteran of stage, TV & films. She is best known for creating the role of Bambi, John Travolta’s girlfriend on the 70’s sitcom, “Welcome Back, Kotter” and starring in the lead role in the original version of the horror classic, “The Hills Have Eyes.” She has performed stand-up comedy on TV as a series regular on the shows, “Tony Orlando & Dawn” and “Sha-Na-Na,” doing sketches with artists like Alice Cooper, Steve Lawrence, Chuck Berry, and the late Freddie Prinz. Suze starred and or guest-starred on many TV pilots, sitcoms and episodics throughout the years.
In the 80’s, Suze was a regular cabaret entertainer with a following at the popular Rose Tattoo in West Hollywood. She had a recurring role on “Days of Our Lives,” and the sitcom, “So Little Time,” and has done numerous independent films. In 2009, she filmed “Area 51,” directed by Oren Peli, creator of “Paranormal Activity.” Her most recent theatre credits are “Last Of The Honkie Tonk Angels” with Leslie Jordan, written by Ronnie Claire Edwards and Leslie Jordan and “Southern Baptist Sissies” by Del Shores.