Laurel Stevens Lillian Roth 1953 The Great Game Some actors who are well-known for both film and TV work are also included in the list of American film actresses This television-related list is incomplete; you can help by . 1952 The Snows of Kilimanjaro 1956 Helen of Troy With her stardom on the rise, her death in late 1981, was a tragedy. Frankie – The Trouble with Ruth (1958) … Ruth Elliot 1957 The Tattered Dress But her career spanned the 1950's, to 1970's.Here's a list of her TV shows and early 1950's movies. Poppea Allison Hayes – an American film and television actress. Her mother, Kathlyn Corinne (MacLean), was a drama teacher from Nova Scotia, Canada, and her father, Ira Owens Beaty, a professor of psychology and real estate agent, was from Virginia. She had two brothers, Richard, who ... Doris Day, born Doris Mary Ann Von Kappelhoff, (April 2, 1924-), made her name with albums...then movies.This is a selected 1950's movies:1959 Pillow Talk She was one of the best actresses, that had star power like Grace Kelly, and Kim Novak. 1958 The Matchmaker One of the leading sex symbols of the 1950s and 1960s, film actress Jayne Mansfield was born Vera Jayne Palmer on April 19, 1933 in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, the only child of Vera J. 1957 The Pride and the Passion 1957 Island in the Sun Domino 1957 Raintree County 1954 Demetrius and the Gladiators Dell Payton 1955 The Trouble with Harry June 30, 1917 in Brooklyn, New York, USA Jul 26, 2016 - Explore Barbara Smith's board "Actresses From the 50's, 60's & 70's", followed by 229 people on Pinterest. 1955 Gentlemen Marry Brunettes 1953 Vicki 1958 The Black Orchid She sadly died in an accident on September 14, 1982, but was made a Princess of Monaco, later in her life. Her brother, Warren Beatty, was born on ... Shirley MacLaine, (b. Shirley MacLean Beaty Marina Helen Ellswirth 1956 La mariée est trop belle Erica Stone 1955 Futures vedettes Lygia's Slave (uncredited) 1954 Lucky Me Lulu Smith 1950 Tea for Two "Vera Jayne Palmer"), was one of the top actresses, who died young.She made her name for herself as "Jayne Mansfield", and starred in: "Lux Video Theatre", (TV), "An Angel Went AWOL", (1954), Ep. La femme du témoin au mariage/Marriage Witness (uncredited) Brigitte Bardot was born on September 28, 1934 in Paris, France. 1953 Our Girl Friday Marjorie Winfield Anna Susan Vega 1955 Foxfire She became one of the world's most enduring iconic figures and is remembered both for her winsome embodiment of the Hollywood sex symbol and her tragic personal and professional struggles within the film industry. She came from a family that struggled with poverty. Linda Culligan – Income Tax Collector (1953) … Ann Morrison 1958 Teacher's Pet 1951 Era lui... sì! Theresa Gray 1954 The Weak and the Wicked In 2015,... Joan Collins, (b. Joan Henrietta Collins 1951 The Model and the Marriage Broker Carole*Selected 1950's movies*. Because of the trauma, her mother lavished on Diana anything and everything she wanted--clothes, toys and dance lessons were the order of the day. ****The Searchers, (1956), her breakthrough movie directed by John Ford, with John Wayne, as Debbie Edwards-aged 15; A Cry in the Night Elizabeth, (1956).The Kaiser Aluminum Hour (TV series) 1951 Lullaby of Broadway Brigitte Laurier Jane Froman Jan Morrow The list includes people like Valerie Bertinelli, Audrey Hepburn, Carrie Fisher, Jamie Lee Curtis, Emma Thompson and many more. But it was her work in the 1950's to the early 1980's, "Brainstorm", (1983)-(filmed in 1981), (her last movie), that made her famous, that included, Robert Wise's "West Side Story", (1961); and "Splendor in the Grass", (1961).Here's a selection of her 1950's movies and TV series: "No Sad Songs for me", (1950); "Our Very Own", (1950); "Never a Dull Moment", (1950); "The Jackpot", (1950); "Dear Brat", (1951); "The Blue Veil", (1951); "The Rose Bowl Story", (1952); "Just For You", (1952); "The Star", (1952); "Mayor of the Town", (TV series): June / Mayor's Niece (This excludes her work in the 1960's up to her death in 1968).Jayne Mansfield also posed for "Playboy", like Marilyn Monroe did in 1953. Brigitte's mother encouraged her daughter to take up music and dance, and she proved to be very adept at it. Mildred 'Mibs' Goodhue In the 1950s, she starred in Rear Window, Dial M for Murder and To Catch a Thief. Her girlhood was uneventful for the most part, but one of the things she desired was to become an actress which she had decided on at an early age. Joyce Randall Her other movies of the 1950's, were: That Certain Feeling Dunreath Henry, (1956); A Hatful of Rain Celia Pope, (1956); Raintree County Nell Gaither, (1957); And her most famous movie: Sir Alfred Hitchcock's "North by Northwest", (1959), with Cary Grant, Sir James Mason, and a young … 1954 The Country of the Campanelli Jane Osgood Her graceful, beauty, post WWII, added glamour to Hollywood. Other victims from the September 20, September 26 and October 5 rounds included Rihanna, Scarlett Johansson, Kim Kardashian, Hayden Panettiere, Mary-Kate Olson, Leelee Sobieski, Kate Upton and a finally a man, Hulk Hogan’s son Nick. Stella 1954 Tradita 1951 I Can Get It for You Wholesale Dorothy Shaw Shirley MacLaine was born Shirley MacLean Beaty in Richmond, Virginia. 1955 The Virgin Queen 1953 I Love Lucy ; "Female Jungle", (1955); Pete Kelly's Blues, (1955); "Illegal", (1955); "Hell on Frisco Bay", (1955); "Sunday Spectacular: The Batchelor", (TV Movie); (1956); "The Girl Can't Help It", (1956); "Shower of Star", (TV), "Star Time", Ep. Jo Jordan. In the 1950s, she appeared in great films like Roman Holiday, Sabrina, and Funny Face. 1958 Les bijoutiers du clair de lune 1951 People Will Talk 1956 Hot Blood Diana Dors was born Diana Mary Fluck on October 23, 1931 in Swindon, Wiltshire, England. Louise Cpl. 1956 The Conqueror By the 1950's, she was in:1957 The Fuzzy Pink Nightgown )-Lucy Cashdollar; and her most famous role, Sir Alfred Hitchcock's "Rear Window", (1954), as Stella; "Daddy Long Legs", (1955)-Alicia Pritchard; "Lucy Gallant", (1955)-Molly Basserman; "A Hole in the Head", (1959), as Sophie Manetta; and "Pillow Talk", (1959), as Alma.Thelma Ritter also re-teamed with Hitchocock, in Sir Alfred Hitchcock's Presents: episode "The Babysitter" TV show as Lottie Slocum. Nanette Carter Rebecca Monique Blair, (1958).Natalie Wood's work is immense at this time. 1955 The Second Greatest Sex Her final movie "Malaga", (1960). 1959 Meet Me in St. Louis (TV movie) – Airborne Honeymoon (1956) … Joyce Randall She attended public school in Brooklyn, where she... Edythe Marrenner 1951 Io sono il capataz We wanted to feature some of the most stunning actresses throughout the golden years of Hollywood, but we quickly realized that there were so many to choose from. Sophia Loren was born as Sofia Scicolone at the Clinica Regina Margherita in Rome, Italy, on September 20, 1934. Jayne Mansfield is not only one of the most beautiful women of the ’50s, ’60s, and ’70s, but she would put up a good argument for one of the most beautiful women of all time. Thelma Un popolana alla festa di Piedigrotta (as Sofia Scicolone). 1959 Babette s'en va-t-en guerre Married 8 times, (twice to Sir Richard Burton), whom they made "Cleopatra", (1963), won Best Actress for "Butterfield 8", (1960); and "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? 1958 I Married a Woman 1954 Garden of Evil Mimi She was known internationally for her beauty, especially for her violet eyes, with which she captured audiences early on in her youth and kept the world hooked ... Dame Elizabeth Taylor, (b. Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor, London, England, on February 27, 1932-d. March 23, 2011), was one of the last "Golden Age" Hollywood actresses. 1953 The Long, Long Trailer Betty Brown Ranker Film. Actress and producer Eva Marie Saint was born on July 4, 1924 on Newark, New Jersey. Isolde Poole As a teenager, she was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress in... Natalie Wood, (b. Natalia Nikolaevna Zakharenko), (Natasha Gurdin), (real name), (Wednesday, July 20th, 1938-November 29, 1981), (after a accident), aged 43.Wood was a child actor in various movies in the 1940's, including "Miracle on 34th Street", (1946), and "The Ghost and Mrs. Muir", (1947). Beauty Queen Contestant (uncredited) See more ideas about actresses, movie stars, hollywood. Her career spanned almost 70 years. And her most famous movie: Sir Alfred Hitchcock's "North by Northwest", (1959), with Cary Grant, Sir James Mason, and a young Martin Landau. 1951 Take Care of My Little Girl Manina In the 50s, several things happened to shock and awe the entertainment business; such as the invention of the teleprompter, TV's first soap opera, "The Little Rascals" TV show, and the "I Love Lucy" TV show. 1953 Aida Juliete Hardy Extra (uncredited) Top 10 of the most gorgeous and iconic actress of the 1950s 1.Marilyn Monroe 2.Audrey Hepburn Audrey Hepburn. Melinda Howard 1959 It Happened to Jane 1956 Afternoon Film Festival (TV series) – Turn the Key Softly (1956) 1959 Career Ingrid Bergman was one of the greatest actresses from Hollywood's lamented Golden Era. Josefa Velarde Pampinea/Maria Rose Bianco 1956 The Opposite Sex 1952 April in Paris 1956 The Man Who Knew Too Much Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor was considered one of the last, if not the last, major star to have come out of the old Hollywood studio system. Amanda 1951 A Place in the Sun Sheila Mason 1953 Is Your Honeymoon Really Necessary? Sea Wife Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (nee Palmer; later Peers) and Herbert W. Palmer. Nella Turner Julie Benson Under the prodding of her mother, Dorothy and her sister Vivian Dandridge began performing publicly, usually in ... With the growing African-American Civil Rights movement growing, singer/actress Dorothy (Jean) Dandridge, (November 9, 1922 – September 8, 1965), was the first black Actress nominated for "Best Actress" Academy Awards...After bit parts in the late 1930's, and small roles in the 1940's, and in "Tarzan's Peril", (1951), with Lex Baxter, (a notoriously volatile actor); and the ground breaking "Bright Road", (with all all black cast), released by MGM; "Carmen Jones", (1954); Dandrige won an Academy Award and BAFTA in England; and was a Golden Globe Nominee, (Musical and Comedy), for "Porgy and Bess", (1959).She was a singer for Nathan Featherstone, at the famous Apollo Theatre.She married Harold Lloyd Nicholas, (March 27, 1921 – July 3, 2000), (1942-51), and had a daughter, Harolyn Suzanne; then Jack Denison. Dors, a sexy, beautiful actress in her day, was in: 1958 Passport to Shame Katherine 'Babe' Williams This list is loosely sorted by popularity and includes actresses from the United States, England, Germany, France and other countries all over the world. She had a mentally ill Mother, who worked at RKO Studios. This is a list of notable pornographic actors listed by the decade in which they made their debut.. Discover the famous actresses who are in their 60s. ****This is all the movies and TV series Jayne Mansfield was in. Media in category "Actresses from the United States born in the 1950s" The following 42 files are in this category, out of 42 total. Vanessa Colebrook Made famous for her small frame and huge eyes, Twiggy was most famous during the 60’s and 70’s, with her androgynous hair and long eyelashes defining the swinging sixties. Mary Belney. 1955 An Alligator Named Daisy 1953 Africa sotto i mari Louise Durant Ragazza rapita (as Sofia Lazzaro) 1955 Le fils de Caroline chérie Reed Bowman She appeared in such 1950s films as Some Like It Hot, The Seven Year Itch and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. Agnès Dumont Her life and ... Marilyn Monroe, (b. Norma Jean Mortensen, June 1, 1926-d. August 5, 1962), in Los Angeles, CA. Diana Dixon 1951 David and Bathsheba 1951 Il padrone del vapore She appeared in such classic 1950s films as Some Like It Hot, The Seven Year Itch and Gentlemen Prefer Blonde s. Before becoming Princess Grace of Monaco, Grace Kelly was Hollywood royalty. 1953 La favorita 1955 The Long Teeth But she got a breakthrough in Roy Ward Baker's "Don't bother to Knock", (1952), with a young Richard Widmark; "Niagara", "Kiss", song; "The Jack Benny Program", (TV show): song: "Bye Bye Baby", Ep. 1959 Goodyear Theatre (TV series) Ines Joan Collins is an English actress from Paddington, London. 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