Biography

Born in Houston, Texas, and raised in Fort Worth, Eve Brent began her career in radio and early television and later moved on to the college and little theater stage. Arriving in Hollywood with a husband and infant son in the 1950s, she landed some film (Gun Girls (1957), Journey to Freedom (1957), The Bride and the Beast (1958)) and episodic TV roles. Maverick director Samuel Fuller changed her name to Eve Brent when she appeared in his western Forty Guns (1957), the first of dozens of screen roles for her under that name. She then played Jane opposite Gordon Scott's Tarzan in Tarzan's Fight for Life (1958) and in episodes of a Tarzan TV series. In addition to her big-screen and episodic TV assignments, Brent has appeared in hundreds of commercials. IMDb Mini Biography By: Tom Weaver

Born in Houston, Texas, and raised in Fort Worth, Eve Brent began her career in radio and early television and later moved on to the college and little theater stage. Arriving in Hollywood with a husband and infant son in the 1950s, she landed some film (Gun Girls (1957), Journey to Freedom (1957), The Bride and the Beast (1958)) and episodic TV roles. Maverick director Samuel Fuller changed her name to Eve Brent when she appeared in his western Forty Guns (1957), the first of dozens of screen roles for her under that name. She then played Jane opposite Gordon Scott's Tarzan in Tarzan's Fight for Life (1958) and in episodes of a Tarzan TV series. In addition to her big-screen and episodic TV assignments, Brent has appeared in hundreds of commercials. IMDb Mini Biography By: Tom Weaver

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 26

Birthday 1929-09-11

Day of Death 2011-08-27

Place of Birth Houston, Texas, U.S.A.

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Also Known As

  • Eve Brent Ashe
  • Jean Ann Lewis

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2009 Community(1 episode) as Glenda
2007 Palo Alto, CA as Grandma
2004 Garfield as Mrs. Baker
1999 The Green Mile as Elaine Connelly
1998 In Search of Tarzan with Jonathan Ross as Herself
1993 Grace Under Fire(1 episode)
1993 Frasier(1 episode) as Hostess
1990 Twin Peaks(1 episode) as Theodora Ridgely
1984 Racing with the Moon as Mrs. Kaiser
1983 Going Berserk as Mrs. Reese
1983 BrainWaves as Mrs. Simpson
1980 Fade to Black as Aunt Stella Binford
1977 The White Buffalo as Frieda
1971 The Todd Killings
1967 A Guide for the Married Man as Joe X's Blowsy Blonde
1962 Stakeout! as Susie
1958 Tarzan's Fight for Life as Jane
1958 Destination Nightmare as Lila Kirby
1958 The Bride and the Beast as Stewardess (as Jean Ann Lewis)
1958 Tarzan and the Trappers as Jane
1957 Gun Girls as Joy
1957 Forty Guns as Louvenia Spanger
1957 The Garment Jungle as Receptionist (uncredited)
1957 The Storm Rider as Mrs. Cooper
1956 Female Jungle as Monica Madison
1951 Dragnet(1 episode)

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