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One of MGM's more vivacious secondary stars during the 40s, petite and lovely Jean Porter was born in Texas in 1925 but left the state while young to pursue her dream as an actress. Following some vaudeville experience, she made her uncredited film debut in 1939 (age 14) and slowly graduated to sweet-natured ingénues in light, wholesome "B" fare. ... See full bio »
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 1961 Sea Hunt (TV Series)
Marna Gould
- Imposter (1961) ... Marna Gould
 1961 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Dorothy Cooper
- The Space Caper (1961) ... Dorothy Cooper
 1953-1958 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
Nancy / Miss Henderson / Caroline
- Valentine Day's Double Date (1958) ... Nancy
- Navy Men (1953) ... Caroline
 1957 The People's Choice (TV Series)
Blonde
- How Sock Met Rollo (1957) ... Blonde
 1957 Dr. Hudson's Secret Journal (TV Series)
Dixie Dabney Parmenter
- Hospital Melodrama (1957) ... Dixie Dabney Parmenter
 1955 Climax! (TV Series)
Joan
- Edge of Terror (1955) ... Joan
 1954 Racing Blood
Lucille Mitchell
 1954 The Joe Palooka Story (TV Series)
Mary Rogers
- The Long Wait (1954) ... Mary Rogers
 1953 The Clown
Jean, Ballet Student (uncredited)
 1953 The Abbott and Costello Show (TV Series)
Jean Wilson
- South of Dixie (1953) ... Jean Wilson
 1951 G.I. Jane
Jan Smith
 1951 Kentucky Jubilee
Sally Shannon
 1951 Cry Danger
Darlene
 1947 That Hagen Girl
Sharon Bailey
 1947 Sweet Genevieve
Genevieve Rogers
 1946 Till the End of Time
Helen Ingersoll
 1946 Easy to Wed
Frances (uncredited)
 1945 What Next, Corporal Hargrove?
Jeanne Quidoc
 1945 Twice Blessed
Kitty
 1945 Thrill of a Romance
Ga-Ga Bride (uncredited)
 1944 San Fernando Valley
Betty Lou Kenyon
 1944 Bathing Beauty
Jean Allenwood
 1943 Young Ideas
Southern Co-ed (uncredited)
 1943 Nazty Nuisance (Short)
Kela - Magician's Assistant
 1943 The Youngest Profession
Patricia Drew
 1943 Calaboose
Major Barabara
 1942 Fall In
Joan
 1942 Home in Wyomin'
Young Fan (uncredited)
 1942 About Face (Short)
Sally
 1942 Glove Birds (Short)
June
 1941 Babes on Broadway
Chorus Girl (uncredited)
 1941 Hellzapoppin'
Chorine (uncredited)
 1941 Never Give a Sucker an Even Break
Passerby (uncredited)
 1941 Kiss the Boys Goodbye
Girl Going to Audition (uncredited)
 1941 The Hard-Boiled Canary
Girl (uncredited)
 1940 One Million B.C.
Shell Person (uncredited)
 1939 The Under-Pup
Penguin Girl (uncredited)
 1938 The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Pauline - Schoolgirl (uncredited)
 1936 Song and Dance Man
Girl (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Biography: "Chicago Jazz and Then Some: as told by one of the original Chicagoans, Jess Stacy" (BearManor Media)

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Alternate Names:

Jean Dmytryk

Height:

5' (1.52 m)
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Mother of son Richard and daughters Victoria and Rebecca with Edward Dmytryk. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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