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Billie Cassin | Lucille Le Sueur
5' 3" (1.6 m)
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[regarding the films she made after What Ever Happened to Baby Jane?
(1962)] They were all terrible, even the few I thought might be good. I made them because I needed the money or because I was bored or both. I hope they have been exhibited and withdrawn and are never heard from again.
In 1959, upon the death of her husband Alfred Steele, CEO of the Pepsi-Cola Company, Joan refused to give up her seat on the board of directors until her forced retirement in 1973. She earned $60,000 per year as a board member, and was a tireless supporter of the product, demanding it receive prominent placement in her films, and traveled extensively as a goodwill ambassador for the company.
Frequently played women put through an extensive amount of suffering