Jeanne Coyne Poster


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Overview (3)

Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Died in Los Angeles, California, USA  (leukaemia)
Nickname Jeannie

Mini Bio (1)

Jeannie Coyne was a talented dancer who was a long time assistant of Gene Kelly and appeared in a few of his films. Her biggest role would be to dance with Bobby Van in the "From this moment on" number from Kiss Me Kate (1953). Coyne would later become Kelly's second wife and bear him two children, but unfortunately died in 1973 of leukemia.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: salamishaving

Spouse (2)

Gene Kelly (6 August 1960 - 10 May 1973) (her death) (2 children)
Stanley Donen (12 April 1948 - 17 May 1951) (divorced)

Trivia (3)

Married briefly to noted actor/director Stanley Donen in the late 1940s.
Stepmother of Kerry Kelly.
Mother, with Gene Kelly, of daughter Bridget Kelly and son Timothy Kelly.

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