(????) Single: "Anytime-Anywhere" / "Hurt, Hurt, Hurt" (Acama Records)
Darla Hood Granson
5' 1½" (1.56 m)
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I felt I had let [my fans] down by not remaining a child. They'd be dying to meet me and yet I could see their faces fall when I walked into the room. What do you say to someone whose fantasy has just been disturbed?
She had a hit record in 1957, with "I Just Wanna Be Free," and in January of 1959, she released a record, Quiet Village. One-time Hal Roach
talent agent, Joe Rivkin, who discovered Darla as a child, saw the cover and cast her in her first adult role in a movie. She acted as a secretary, in Vincent Price
's cult horror classic movie,
. Vincent Price
had the leading role.