Lois Nettleton, Actress: In the Heat of the Night. Lois Nettleton was a versatile and accomplished actress who appeared on stage, in films and on TV during her long career. May 31, · Life and career. Tanaka was born on July 18, She debuted as a clothed model in and appeared in her debut "gravure" (non-nude) video, Hitomi Tanaka Bakunyuu J no Shogeki, in November [Lois thinks Chris has murdered Mr. Lockhart] Lois: No, wait a minute!I can't call the police! I have to get rid of this body, or Chris'll go to prison! And we all know what happens in those prison showers.