In 1961 she starred in the pilot for a proposed series called "The Colonel's Lady" in which she played a movie star who chucked her career to marry an army officer (played by real-life husband Brooks West
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5' 7½" (1.71 m)
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I've worked with a lot of great glamorous girls in movies and the theater. And I'll admit, I've often thought it would be wonderful to be a femme fatale. But then I'd always come back to thinking that if they only had what I've had - a family, real love, an anchor - they would have been so much happier during all the hours when the marquees and the floodlights are dark.
She had one natural child, while two girls and one boy were adopted. Her fourth child and second son, Douglas Brooks West
, was born on September 17, 1954, weighing 9 lbs., 4 oz.