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Joan Leslie


Joan Leslie was born in Detroit and began acting as a child performer. She was never able to escape the good girl role in her early work. She married Dr. William Caldwell in 1950. She quit her acting career to raise her identical twin daughters Patrice and Ellen. Both daughters are now Doctors teaching at universities. See full bio »
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 1956 The Revolt of Mamie Stover
Annalee Johnson
 1954 Hell's Outpost
Sarah Moffit
 1954 Jubilee Trail
Garnet Hale
 1953 Flight Nurse
Lt. Polly Davis
 1953 Woman They Almost Lynched
Sally Maris
 1952 Toughest Man in Arizona
Mary Kimber
 1952 Hellgate
Ellen Hanley
 1951 Man in the Saddle
Laurie Bidwell Isham
 1950 Born to Be Bad
Donna Foster
 1950 The Skipper Surprised His Wife
Daphne Lattimer
 1947 Repeat Performance
Sheila Page
 1946 Two Guys from Milwaukee
Connie Reed
 1945 Too Young to Know
Sally Sawyer
 1945 Where Do We Go from Here?
Sally Smith / Prudence / Katrina
 1944 I Am an American (Short)
Joan Leslie (uncredited)
 1944 Hollywood Canteen
Joan
 1943 Thank Your Lucky Stars
Pat Dixon
 1943/I The Sky's the Limit
Joan Manion
 1943 The Hard Way
Katherine 'Katie' Blaine
 1941 Nine Lives Are Not Enough
Newspaper Receptionist (uncredited)
 1941 Thieves Fall Out
Mary Matthews
 1941 The Wagons Roll at Night
Mary Coster
 1941 The Great Mr. Nobody
Mary Clover
 1940 Foreign Correspondent
Jones' Sister (uncredited)
 1940 Military Academy
Marjorie Blake (as Joan Brodel)
 1940 Susan and God
Party Guest (uncredited)
 1940 Star Dust
College Girl (uncredited)
 1940 Alice in Movieland (Short)
Alice Purdee (as Joan Brodel)
 1940 Young as You Feel
Girl (as Joan Brodel)
 1940 High School
Patsy (uncredited)
 1940 Laddie
Shelley Stanton (as Joan Brodel)
 1939 Two Thoroughbreds
Wendy Conway (as Joan Brodel)
 1939 Winter Carnival
Betsy Phillips (as Joan Brodel)
 1939 Love Affair
Autograph Seeker (uncredited)
 1939 Nancy Drew... Reporter
Mayme - Journalism Student (uncredited)
 1938 Men with Wings
Patricia Falconer at Age 11 (uncredited)
 1936 Camille
Marie Jeanette (uncredited)
 1936 Signing Off (Short)
Joan Brodel- Member of the Brodel Sisters (as Joan Brodel)
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Other Works:

(1/18/42) Radio: Appeared in a "Screen Guild Theater" broadcast of "Sergeant York".

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | 1 Pictorial | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Joan Brodel

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on working with James Craig in Northwest Stampede (1948)] He was a pill . . . not easy to work with. He seemed to have a chip on his shoulder and it showed in everything he did. See more »

Trivia:

Mentioned in The Andrews Sisters' song "Corns for My Country": "We're not petite like Joan Leslie". See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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