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Dorothy Provine (1935–2010)


Flashy, leggy, bouffant blonde Dorothy Provine was a solid screen representation of the Kennedyesque era when life seemed so full of fun, so innocent and so optimistic. This sparkling beauty also gave TV audiences a double dose blast to the past via her popular co-starring roles on late 50s/early 60s series TV. A talented girl whose comedic gifts ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Roaring 20's
The Roaring 20's Pinky Pinkham
(1960-1962)
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World Emeline Marcus-Finch
(1963)
The Alaskans
The Alaskans Rocky Shaw
(1959-1960)
The Great Race
The Great Race Lily Olay
(1965)

Filmography

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 1976 Police Woman (TV Series)
- The Trick Book (1976)
 1973 Police Story (TV Series)
Harriett Bonner
- The Big Walk (1973) ... Harriett Bonner (as Dorothy Provine Day)
 1970 Love, American Style (TV Series)
April (segment "Love and Those Poor Crusaders' Wives")
- Love and Those Poor Crusaders' Wives/Love and the Big Night/Love and the V.I.P. Restaurant (1970) ... April (segment "Love and Those Poor Crusaders' Wives")
 1968 The Sound of Anger (TV Movie)
Marge Carruthers
 1968 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Irene Minnock
- Breakthrough (1968) ... Irene Minnock
 1968 Never a Dull Moment
Sally Inwood
 1968 The Danny Thomas Hour (TV Series)
Laura Merrill
- My Pal Tony (1968) ... Laura Merrill
 1967 Who's Minding the Mint?
Verna Baxter
 1966 Kiss the Girls and Make Them Die
Susan Fleming
 1965 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (TV Series)
Julie
- Simon Says Get Married (1965) ... Julie
 1965 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Sally Boles
- Music Hath Charms (1965) ... Sally Boles
 1964 Good Neighbor Sam
Minerva Bissell
 1963 Wall of Noise
Ann Conroy
 1963 The Gallant Men (TV Series)
Joyce Adams
- Tommy (1963) ... Joyce Adams
 1962 Hawaiian Eye (TV Series)
Nora Stewart / Arnel Wade
- A Night with Nora Stewart (1962) ... Nora Stewart
- A Likely Story (1962) ... Arnel Wade
 1962 You're Only Young Once (TV Movie)
Mildred Offenbach
 1958-1962 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Nora Shirley / Betty
- Upbeat (1962) ... Nora Shirley
- Downbeat (1959) ... Nora Shirley
- A Nice Social Evening (1958) ... Betty
 1962 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
Piper Novak
- The Bride of Bolivar (1962) ... Piper Novak
 1959 Bronco (TV Series)
Gilda Harper
- Red Water North (1959) ... Gilda Harper
 1959 The 30 Foot Bride of Candy Rock
Emmy Lou Rossiter
 1959 Sugarfoot (TV Series)
Miss Bonnie / Ada
- The Avengers (1959) ... Miss Bonnie
- The Giant Killer (1959) ... Ada
 1959 Colt .45 (TV Series)
Ann Donnelly
- The Confession (1959) ... Ann Donnelly
 1959 The Texan (TV Series)
Chalmers
- Blood Money (1959) ... Chalmers
 1958-1959 Wagon Train (TV Series)
Marian Pruitt / Susie
- The Matthew Lowry Story (1959) ... Marian Pruitt
- The Marie Dupree Story (1958) ... Susie
 1959 The Rough Riders (TV Series)
Holly Morrow
- Lesson in Violence (1959) ... Holly Morrow
 1959 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Sharon Trotter
- The Morning After (1959) ... Sharon Trotter
 1959 The Real McCoys (TV Series)
Glory
- The McCoys Visit Hollywood (1959) ... Glory
 1959 Cimarron City (TV Series)
Laura Winfield
- The Bitter Lesson (1959) ... Laura Winfield
 1959 Mike Hammer (TV Series)
Suzy Keeler
- Coney Island Baby (1959) ... Suzy Keeler
 1958 Lawman (TV Series)
Julie Preston
- Lady in Question (1958) ... Julie Preston
 1958 The Millionaire (TV Series)
Rosemary MacIntyre
- The David Barrett Story (1958) ... Rosemary MacIntyre
 1958 Live Fast, Die Young
Jackie (uncredited)
 1957 Man Without a Gun (TV Series)
- Man Missing (1957)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

She had two singles and two albums in the UK charts during the early part of the 1960s. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 5 Articles | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Dorothy Provine Day

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Trivia:

Her birthdate, January 20, 1937 was also political history. US President Franklin D. Roosevelt originally took office in March of 1933, but Jan. 20, 1937, was the first of three times he was sworn in during January. The date of a new President and Vice President being sworn into office was changed during Roosevelt's first term, from mid-March to Jan. 20. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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