Lila Norris / Annie Brookes
Jenny Walker / Julie Denton
Angie Hawley / Chip / Kathy Fathian
(Summer 1962) She acted in Lawrence Roman's play, "Under The Yum-Yum Tree," at the Cherry County Playhouse in Traverse City, Michigan. Ruth Bailey was founder and artistic director.
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Thorsen, Mara Tolene
| Gladys Flores
Did You Know?
[on Wallace Beery
, with whom she worked in Bad Bascomb
(1946)] Wallace Beery couldn't stand me and I hated him! He was a mean old man, not nice at all. We shot on location, so the studio would have a truck come around with those boxed lunches. He would steal my lunch. He was that awful. My mother would have to go and get it away from him; if she didn't I would have to go hungry! The studio often ...
In 1959, Ms. O'Brien starred in a national stage tour of "The Young And The Beautiful" by author Sally Benson
(creator of the book that became O'Brien's most famous film, Meet Me in St. Louis
(1944)). Co-starring opposite O'Brien in the stage play of "The Young And The Beautiful" was Dirk Wayne Summers
, who later became an award winning writer and director in films and television.