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Born: February 6, 1931 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Rowena, South Dakota, USA Profession: Cast ...
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1950:
Played a small role in the Howard Hughes-Joseph von Sternberg debacle, "Jet Pilot", starring John Wayne and Janet Leigh; film was not released until 1957
1951:
Initial film released, "His Kind of Woman"; billed as Joan Olander
1955:
Played first female lead in a film, "Running Wild"
1956:
First worked with producer (and sometime director) Albert Zugsmith, "Star in the Dust"
1960:
Played Maybelle Perkins on the CBS comedy special (and series pilot), "Meet the Girls: The Shape, The Face and the Brain"
1967:
Among last leading roles in features was her part in "You've Got to Be Smart"
1986:
Returned to features after nearly 20 years to play a supporting role in the teen comedy, "Free Ride"
1987:
Played the role of Minnie on the HBO five-part comedy-adventure series, "Glory Years"
2002:
Made cameo appearance (including doffing her top) in "Slackers"

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