She acted in Frederick Knott's play, "Dial M for Murder," at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine.
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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 nickname 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 meet...
After a self-imposed retirement, Joan returned and played Good Queen Ludmella in the TV movie Good King Wenceslas
(1994) because the base of her house in Carmel, California, was damaged by an earthquake and Joan decided it was better use the money she got for the movie to fix the house rather than take $200,000 out of her bank account.
Often played delicate women put through emotional turmoil