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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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Known For

I, Tonya
I, Tonya Soundtrack
(2017)
Everything's Ducky
Everything's Ducky Nina Lloyd
(1961)
The Wild Wild West
The Wild Wild West Kyra Vanders
(1969)
The Lively Set
The Lively Set Doreen Grey
(1964)

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 1991 Lucy & Desi: Before the Laughter (TV Movie)
Vocals, "Fools Rush In"
 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)
Angie
- 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
 1961 Everything's Ducky
Nina Lloyd
 1960 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Sally Peters / Joanie Sommers
- The Starlet (1960) ... Sally Peters
- Collector's Item (1960) ... Joanie Sommers
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