Janis Ian is one of the main characters Mean Girls she is portrayed by Lizzy Caplan. Janis is of Lebanese decent. Janis was up through eighth grade best-friends with Regina George. She was the original choreographer for Santa's Helpers performance of Jingle Bell Rock, which they would perform at multiple Winter Talent Shows. Janis along with her friends, Damian Leigh and Cady Heron, plan to mess up Regina George's life. Janis introduces Damian as "Almost too gay to function," and it was only ok when she says it. Janis falls in love with Kevin Gnapoor, a mathlete.
Janice has black hair and wears black makeup as she is presumably goth. It is said that in eigth grade, she cut off her hair.