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|Born:||April 14, 1926||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Buffalo, New York, USA||Profession:||Cast ...|
RATE AND COMMENT
Raised in Scranton, Pennsylvania
Began taking singing lessons (date approximate)
Went to NYC to audition for an opera production; also auditioned for movie producer Joseph Pasternak
Put under contract by Universal
Feature debut in the musical "The Under-Pup"
Starred in "A Little Bit of Heaven", a sequel to her film debut
Appeared with W C Fields in "Never Give a Sucker an Even Break"
Featured in the all-star "Follow the Boys"
First "adult" role, "Reckless Age"
Had first dramatic part in "Destiny", playing a blind woman
Last film for Universal "EAsy to Look At"
Toured the USA as a singer
Appeared in "Copacabana" with Groucho Marx and Carmen Miranda
Went blonde for role in "There's a Girl in My Heart"
Hired by Jerry Lewis for "The Ladies Man"
Final feature "The Madcaps"
Went to work at a cosmetics firm
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