Jem Characters

Vehicle Drivers

Air

Airplane and helicopter pilots.

This pilot is seen flying Jem and the Holograms both for the world hunger charity concert in Houston, Texas, in a red helicopter, and for their fashion book photo session at the Grand Canyon, in a white helicopter. He has a texan accent though, and seems to be familiar with Miss Sally Brown.

Episodes:
The World Hunger Shindig
The Rock Fashion Book

A pilot in Mexico who flies Clash and the Misfits to the location where they are going to film their music video at the Aztec ruins in the Mexican jungle. Pizzazz practically makes his helicopter crash, when she is trying to steer it around. He seems quite calm, not a word after the crash, and he even helps carry the Misfits' baggage.

Episodes:
Aztec Enchantment

A helicopter pilot in Philadelphia who flies a reporter for the traffic report on the channel KBTZ5, reporting the traffic chaos from above the Roxy Rumble street festival.

Episodes:
Roxy Rumbles

A pilot of a smaller airplane who is flying the Misfits to Rock Canyon, Arizona, with a banner that says "Misfits", while the Misfits throw out flyers advertising themselves right above Jem and the Holograms' tour by train just leaving Rock Canyon, Arizona. Just like the helicopter pilot in Mexico, who is a look-alike by the way, this one loses control and they crash. This time it wasn't directly the Misfits' fault, but still the pilot got angry with the Misfits. He seems to care more about his plane than the Misfits, and says it will take a week to fix the plane.

Episodes:
Rock N' Roll Express

Fred

A pilot who flies the helicopter for the traffic program on the channel KBTZ5, and just happens to pass by Jem and the Holograms in the roadster just as they need help. He recognizes Jem, and apparently his kids are fans of Jem and the Holograms.

Episodes:
Video Wars

Mr. Sanders

An airplane pilot who flies Jem and the Holograms, Rio and Ba Nee to the land of the midnight sun, Attun Island in Alaska. Ba Nee's penpal knows him by name, and he seems to know his way around Alaska since he takes an extra trip to show his passengers some sights. When he arrives, they land on the water. Later he saves the lifes of Pizzazz and Jetta.

Jem and the Holograms sing a song "Land of the Midnight Sun" featuring him and his plane flying around with them inside.

Episodes:
The Middle Of Nowhere

Car

Taxi drivers, limousine drivers, personal chauffeurs, guides, and racecar drivers.

The limousine driver who picks the Misfits up at the airport in Beijing, China, and drives them to a jewelry store.

Episodes:
Adventure In China

A friendly taxicab driver in New York who drives Jem and the Holograms and Rio to Hotel Americana, when they're in town for an audition for a Broadway show, after they've been chased down by reporters who want to know Jem's real identity. She tells them Eric Raymond offered $100,000 for anyone who can find out Jem's real name. Jem happens to jump into her cab a second time even, on her way to 53rd and Broadway. She has no trouble driving really fast.

Episodes:
Broadway Magic

Martino Grandzetti

A famous racecar driver, who is taking part in the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race. He is the only four time winner of the race. He has some bad luck with his sponsor who backs out before the race, bribed by Eric who has bet money on another racer. Starlight Music then steps in as the sponsor instead. Then when Eric's business acquaintances sabotage his car before the contest, he has an accident which leaves him unable to race for the upcoming contest, and Jem takes his place.

His racecar number 11, is renamed "Starlight Special" when Starlight Music steps in as his sponsor.

This character is based on a real life Italian-American race car driver Mario Andretti (1940).

Episodes:
Intrigue At The Indy 500

A racecar driver in the Indianapolis 500-Mile Race. He is the biggest rival of Martino Grandzetti, and the driver that Eric Raymond has bet money on to win the race after Martino's accident. But instead of racing against Martino, he gets to race against Jem.

Episodes:
Intrigue At The Indy 500

A limousine driver/actor, hired by the Misfits to drive Jem to a fake Starlight Mansion where they aim to find out Jem's real identity. He picks Jem up at Starlight Music, claiming Kimber sent him as part of her birthday present. When Jem tells him it's not her birthday, he asks her when that is, and is recording every word she says as she replies it's June 1st, and tells her she's a Gemini, dual personality.

This is the only time we ever find out the date of Jem's birthday.

Episodes:
The Fan

A driver in Mexico City, who is one of the people driving Jem and the Holograms to the Aztec ruins in the jungle of Mexico. He also picks Jem and the Holograms up when going back home, after shooting their music video with Video.

Episodes:
Aztec Enchantment

A taxicab driver in Philapdelphia who is driving Jem and the Holograms and Ba Nee to their Rock Out Illiteracy campaign, or trying to, but is stopped by all the traffic for Roxy's street festival Roxy Rumbles.

Episodes:
Roxy Rumbles

The driver of Sir Hugh Ridley, the British musician and promoter. He drives Jem and the Holograms to Ridley's club, the Unicorn Club.

Episodes:
Britrock

A limousine driver who drives Riot and Jem to a cruise ship going to Mexico.

Episodes:
The Day Music Died

Water

Cruise ships, yachts, fishing boats and even gondolas.

Captain of the Du Voisin, an enormous hydrofoil yacht, owned by Danielle's family. He got a taste of the Misfits mischief making at a party once where they were about to crash the yacht into a huge oil tanker after Pizzazz tampered with the controls, and Jem was about to fall offboard.

Episodes:
Disaster
Kimber's Rebellion

One of the crew members, second-in-command, of the Du Voisin, an enormous hydrofoil yacht, owned by Danielle's family. He got a taste of the Misfits mischief making at a party once where they were about to crash the yacht into a huge oil tanker after Pizzazz tampered with the controls, and Jem was about to fall offboard. But he saved the day.

Episodes:
Disaster
Kimber's Rebellion

Someone who helps Jem and the Holograms with their baggage when coming to Venice, Italy, where they are going to compete in the rock fashion competition. He refers them to Zipper's gondola, so perhaps he's also hired by Eric.

Episodes:
In Stitches

The gondolier in Venice, Italy, where Jem and the Holograms are going to compete in the rock fashion competition. He takes Jem, Kimber and Aja to their first stop at Danielle's Palace of Du Voisin. He gets some competition and trouble by Zipper dressed out as a gondolier though.

Episodes:
In Stitches

Tito

A gondolier in Venice, Italy, who takes Jem and the Holograms to the Cassini salons where they are participating in a rock fashion competition for rock bands. According to himself he rows really fast, so there's no need for a motorboat. Although he first refuses to take them there when they didn't bring any money.

Episodes:
In Stitches

Captain Warren

The captain of the "Bahama Queen" cruise ship, which Jem and the Holograms, are taking on the way to their next concert in Saint Thomas, Virgin Islands. They're invited to the captain's table for dinner, and get to perform for the captain, who is a fan of their music since his granddaughter gave him their album for christmas.

The crew quarters are apparently full of Jem and the Holograms posters.

Episodes:
Island Of Deception

Crewmember on the cruise ship Bahama Queen, from which Jem and the Holograms and the Misfits fall off and end up on a deserted island. He's the one who hears Jem's cry for help on a radio transmitter.

Episodes:
Island Of Deception

The captain of a fishingboat in on Attuk Island near the Alaskan pipeline, who helps Mr. Kenyak to look for his daughter and for Jem and Ba Nee after they disappeared during a trip with a kayak.

Episodes:
The Middle Of Nowhere

A crewmember of a fishingboat in on Attuk Island near the Alaskan pipeline, who helps Mr. Kenyak to look for his daughter and for Jem after they disappeared during a trip with a kayak.

Episodes:
The Middle Of Nowhere

Other

Everything else, by land though.

A grumpy old bus driver in Las Vegas who is driving to New York, and isn't going to stop anywhere along the way, until one of the passengers alert him about a noice and thinks it's a flat tire. When he opens the baggage door and Aja runs out, he apparently think it's a stowaway.

Episodes:
Frame Up

A flirty cowboy on a motorcycle in Las Vegas who crosses Aja's path as she is running on the street after she was able to escape from being trapped in the baggage space on a bus, by the Misfits. He gives her lift part of the way back to the Gold Dust casino until they're stopped by a traffic jam. He wishes her good luck, but she doesn't even thank him for the lift.

Episodes:
Frame Up

A train operator who runs the train during Jem and the Holograms' tour by train across the country. He's the one who warns that the train gets out of control and that it will derail if it picks up too much speed.

Episodes:
Rock N' Roll Express

A train conductor during Jem and the Holograms' tour by train across the country.

Episodes:
Rock N' Roll Express

The attendant of a horse carriage that takes Jem and the Holograms to where they will stay in New Orleands for the Mardi Gras parade.

Episodes:
Mardi Gras

A tram driver in New Orleans. He drives Jem and the Holograms, the Misfits and Mama Lou during the Mardi Gras. Pizzazz and Jetta distracts him and tamper with the controls which causes the tram to speed. He seems very relieved when he is able to stop the tram and the Misfits get out.

He's featured in a music video.

Episodes:
Mardi Gras

The attendant of a beautiful hansom cab which the Stingers use to impress Regine enough to come work for them instead of Jem and the Holograms, and apparently it works. Regine says it's like a fairytale and it makes her feel like Cinderella. She accepts the ride although Danielle Du Voisin disapproves.

Episodes:
Straight From The Heart


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