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Sheila Brooks (screen test footage) (uncredited)
Starred in a pilot for a proposed anthology series called, "The Esther Williams Show".
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Did You Know?
The popular "Andy Hardy" series movies were MGM's tests for its promising stars such as Judy Garland
, Lana Turner
and Donna Reed
. If you didn't make it in those pictures, you were never heard from again.
Her movie career played a major role in the promotion of competitive and synchronized swimming, which she is credited with popularizing.
Being an acclaimed swimming champion, her films usually had elaborate dance sequences involving swimming.