The Joan Jett celebrity doll portrays her as herself in the 1980’s as a rock star, guitarist, singer, songwriter producer, and actress. She is best know for her work in Joan Jett & the Blackhearts and was a founding member of the 1975-79 all-girl rock band The Runaways. In 2009 she was executive producer of a 2009 movie chronicling their story. Jett has eight Platinum albums.
The doll was released by Mattel on November 19, 2009 as part of the Ladies of the ‘80s Collection under the Pink Label Collection. The doll was designed by Bill Greening. The doll comes holding a white Gibson Melody Maker guitar with silver strings with a black plastic stand and certificate of authenticity inside the decorative cardboard display.
From the box:
JOAN JETT DOLL
Originator, innovator, leader, and visionary, Joan Jett is the epitome of hardcore rock & roll. A force in pop culture since she was 15 years old, Joan is an accomplished singer, songwriter, and guitarist with 8 platinum and gold albums and 9 top 40 singles. Smart and savvy, she has her own independent label, Blackheart Records. Joan Jett doll captures the singer’s independent attitude and dark beauty. This doll joins the Ladies of the ’80s™ collection.