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Judy Tyler (1932–1957)

Her father a trumpeter with bands such as Paul Whiteman and Benny Goodman, and her mother was a former Ziegfeld Follies dancer. Judy studied ballet, music, and acting, won a "Miss Stardust" beauty contest in 1949, danced with the Copacabana chorus line. and was making bit appearances on television while still in high school. At age 17, she landed ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 24) in Wyoming, USA

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Known For

Jailhouse Rock
Jailhouse Rock Peggy Van Alden
(1957)
The Howdy Doody Show
The Howdy Doody Show Princess Summerfall Winterspring
(1947)
Bop Girl Goes Calypso
(1957)
Perry Mason
Perry Mason Cherie Chi-Chi / Irene Kilby
(1957)

Filmography

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 1957 Perry Mason (TV Series)
Irene Kilby / Cherie Chi-Chi
- The Case of the Fan Dancer's Horse (1957) ... Irene Kilby / Cherie Chi-Chi
 1957 Bop Girl Goes Calypso
Jo Thomas
 1955 The Elgin Hour (TV Series)
Pickpocket
- San Francisco Fracas (1955) ... Pickpocket
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 1955-1956 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode #9.20 (1956) ... Herself
- Episode #9.12 (1955) ... Herself
 1955 Tonight! (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode #3.185 (1955) ... Herself
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 2007 Elvis: #1 Hit Performances (Video)
Herself
 2007 The Scene That Stole Jailhouse Rock (Video short)
Peggy Van Alden (uncredited)
 1999 Television: The First Fifty Years (Video documentary)
Princess Summerfall Winterspring
 1987 Presley (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Peggy Van Alden
- Cut Me and I Bleed (1987) ... Peggy Van Alden
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Other Works:

Active on Broadway in the following production: See more »

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Height:

5' 4½" (1.64 m)
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Trivia:

Singer Patti Page was Judy's matron of honor at her March, 1957 wedding to actor Gregory LaFayette. Brooklyn Dodgers scout Irving Rudd was "best man". See more »

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Libra

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