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Jane Russell (June 21, 1921 – February 28, 2011) was an American film actress and was one of Hollywood's leading sex symbols in the 1940s and 1950s.

Russell moved from the Midwest to California, where she had her first film role in 1943 with The Outlaw. In 1947, Russell delved into music before returning to films. After starring in multiple films in the 1950s, Russell again returned to music while completing several other films in the 1960s. She starred in over 20 films throughout her career.

Russell married three times and adopted three children and, in 1955, founded the World Adoption International Fund. For her achievements in film, she received several accolades including having her hand and foot prints immortalized in the forecourt of Grauman's Chinese Theatre and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Jane Russell, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Jane Russell (June 21, 1921 – February 28, 2011) was an American film actress and was one of Hollywood's leading sex symbols in the 1940s and 1950s.

Russell moved from the Midwest to California, where she had her first film role in 1943 with The Outlaw. In 1947, Russell delved into music before returning to films. After starring in multiple films in the 1950s, Russell again returned to music while completing several other films in the 1960s. She starred in over 20 films throughout her career.

Russell married three times and adopted three children and, in 1955, founded the World Adoption International Fund. For her achievements in film, she received several accolades including having her hand and foot prints immortalized in the forecourt of Grauman's Chinese Theatre and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Jane Russell, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 42

Birthday 1921-06-21

Day of Death 2011-02-28

Place of Birth Bemidji, Minnesota, USA

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Also Known As

  • Джейн Расселл

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2009 Hollywood on Fire as Herself
2008 Hollywood Singing and Dancing: A Musical History as Herself
2006 Jerry Lewis - König der Komödianten as Herself
1997 Vincent Price: The Versatile Villain as Herself
1991 Robert Mitchum: The Reluctant Star as Herself
1987 Hollywood Uncensored as Herself
1984 Hunter (1 episode)
1983 Hollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage as Herself (archive footage)
1971 V.I.P. Schaukel (1 episode)
1970 Darker Than Amber as Alabama Tigress
1970 Cauliflower Cupids as Nira DiLaurento
1967 The Born Losers as Mrs. Shorn
1966 Waco as Jill Stone
1966 Johnny Reno as Nona Williams
1965 Hollywood My Home Town
1964 Fate Is the Hunter as Herself
1963 Bob Hope Presents the Chrysler Theatre (1 episode)
1963 Marilyn
1958 Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse (1 episode)
1957 The Fuzzy Pink Nightgown as Laurel Stevens
1956 The Steve Allen Show (2 episodes)
1956 The Revolt of Mamie Stover as Mamie Stover
1956 Hot Blood as Annie Caldash
1955 Gentlemen Marry Brunettes as Charlie Biddle / Mrs. Biddle / Mr. Henry Biddle
1955 The Tall Men as Nella Turner
1955 Foxfire as Amanda Lawrence
1955 Underwater! as Theresa Gray
1954 The French Line as Mary 'Mame' Carson
1953 Gentlemen Prefer Blondes as Dorothy Shaw
1952 Montana Belle as Belle Starr
1952 Son of Paleface as Mike 'The Torch' Delroy
1952 Macao as Julie Benson
1952 The Las Vegas Story as Linda Rollins
1952 Road to Bali as Jane Russell (uncredited)
1951 Double Dynamite as Mildred 'Mibs' Goodhue
1951 His Kind of Woman as Lenore Brent
1950 The Colgate Comedy Hour (1 episode)
1948 The Paleface as Calamity Jane
1948 The Ed Sullivan Show (4 episodes)
1946 Young Widow as Joan Kenwood
1943 The Outlaw as Rio McDonald

Production

1956 Run for the Sun Executive Producer

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