(5/31/43) Radio: Appeared on "Screen Directors Playhouse" in "Rebecca".
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8 Articles |
2 Pictorials |
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5' 3½" (1.61 m)
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When I came to Hollywood I did not know Ida [Lupino], and she was married to Collier Young
, his nick name was "Collie". A few years after they were married, they got a divorce, but remained friends. I had been in pictures for a few films and Ida wanted me to be in a film with her called The Bigamist
(1953). It turned out that Collie was going to co-produce the film with Ida. I got a chance to ...
Daughter, Martita, born 3 November 1946, adopted 1952. Ran away in 1963. When Joan found her she was refused contact with the child on the premise that her Peruvian adoption was not valid in the United States. Martita and Joan in later years, wrote and talked on phone to each other quite often. Martita also visited Joan at her home in Carmel.
Often played delicate women put through emotional turmoil