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Joanie Sommers

Joanie Sommers was born Joan Drost in Buffalo, New York in 1941. While barely a teen, her family moved to California where Sommers began to pursue singing. She started singing with the band at her high-school dances at Venice High School. In 1959, Sommers was put under contract by Warner Bros. records. She was put to work singing with Edd Byrnes (... See full bio »

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Bobby Darin and Friends
Bobby Darin and Friends Herself - Singer
The Hollywood Squares
The Lively Set
The Lively Set Doreen Grey
Match Game 73
Match Game 73 Herself - Panelist


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 1991 Lucy & Desi: Before the Laughter (TV Movie)
Vocals, "Fools Rush In"
 1973 B.C.: The First Thanksgiving (TV Short)
Fat Broad / Cute Chick (voice)
 1971-1973 Love, American Style (TV Series)
Ernie's Mother / Adult Steffi (segment "Love and the Unsteady Steady") / Tina (segment "Love and the Anniversary Crisis")
 1969 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Kyra Vanders
- The Night of the Tycoons (1969) ... Kyra Vanders
 1968 Mouse on the Mayflower (TV Movie)
Priscilla Mullins (voice)
 1966 ABC Stage 67 (TV Series)
- On the Flip Side (1966) ... Angie
 1964 The Lively Set
Doreen Grey
 1964 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Pee Wee Wilson
- Who Killed Carrie Cornell? (1964) ... Pee Wee Wilson
 1962 The Red Skelton Hour (TV Series)
Kleeg's Assistant
- March of the Litterbugs (1962) ... Kleeg's Assistant
 1960 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Sally Peters
- The Starlet (1960) ... Sally Peters
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