(TV Series) (executive producer - 271 episodes)
Cool and Lam
(TV Movie) (executive producer - as Gail Patrick Jackson)
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Gail Patrick Anderson | Gail Patrick Jackson
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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We were a typical Southern family. There always seemed to be guests staying with us. I was the only girl - I had two brothers, one older than me, one younger - so I learned to compete at a very early age. I was always tall with lots of freckles Acting never interested me, but law did.
Patrick got into movies when she became involved with Paramount's talent search to find an actress to play the Panther Woman in 1932's "Island of Lost Souls," a part that went to Kathleen Burke. Studio executives were suitably impressed with her screen test opposite Gary Cooper that they offered her a standard contract. The independent Patrick renegotiated her weekly salary from $50 yo $75 and ...