Appeared in "Dear Ruth", La Jolla Playhouse, La Jolla, CA. Also in cast: Guy Madison
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5' 6" (1.68 m)
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My awkward age didn't arrive 'til I was eighteen. By that time, everyone at Paramount regarded me as their kid-sister. When I became eighteen, the boys up front still thought of me as that pink-cheeked youngster they'd known so long. They considered me too young for ingénue roles, too young for glamor roles, and too young for romance. I didn't do anything. Everyone thought I was old hat.
According to Laura Wagner's article on Diana in "Films of the Golden Age" (Winter 2013/2014 issue), Diana also played piano for a couple of movies and albums but eventually let that enormous talent slip away. One summer, the actress claims, she broke her arm and just never started back again.