Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Posts Tagged ‘blonde bombshell’

Diana Dors in December 1953

In 1931, British on March 23, 2017 at 9:59 pm

Diana Dors (1931 – 1984): Platinum-blonde English pinup and actress.

Brigitte Bardot in ‘La Vérité’ 1960

In 1934, French on March 23, 2017 at 9:06 am

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Joanne Woodward in ‘The Stripper’ 1963

In 1930, American on March 19, 2017 at 7:05 am

Joanne Woodward (born 1930) in The Stripper 1963: Lila Green is an insecure and aging showgirl for Madame Olga’s stage shows. When her boyfriend, Rick, runs off with the show’s money, Madame Olga and Ronny let Lila go. Lila goes to stay with her old neighbors, Helen Bard and her teenage son, Kenny. Lila decides to go out and get a regular job and try and live a normal life. All seems well, until Lila and Kenny stop fighting their attraction for one another.

Stella Stevens in ‘How To Save Your Marriage And Ruin Your Life’ 1968

In 1936, American on March 19, 2017 at 7:00 am

Stella Stevens (born 1936): How To Save Your Marriage And Ruin Your Life (1968): When a carefree bachelor tries to get his best friend to drop his mistress and return to his wife, he finds himself with romantic problems as well.  

Diana Dors 1932 – 1984

In 1932, British on March 15, 2017 at 8:41 am

Diana Dors: British actress born 1932, in film and TV from 1948 to 1981, died in 1984 from cancer, aged 52.

Olinka Berova aka Olga Schoberová

In 1943, Czech on March 11, 2017 at 11:41 pm

Czech actress Olga Schoberová (born 1943), aka Olinka Berova, in the Ursula Andress role of ‘She’ in The Vengeance of She (1968) : “Discover a new screen beauty in the body of a woman.”

Carroll Baker

In 1931, American on March 11, 2017 at 11:03 pm

Carroll Baker: born Karolina Piekarski in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, 1931. In movies from 1952, first lead role in Elia Kazan’s Baby Doll (1956), member of the all-star cast of How The West Was Won (1962) directed by Henry Hathaway, played the title role in Harlow (1965), moved to Italy for Giallo films including Umberto Lenzi’s Paranoia (1969), and returned to USA for Andy Warhol’s Bad (1977).

Belinda Lee 1935 – 1961

In 1935, British on March 11, 2017 at 1:41 pm

Belinda Lee: British pin-up model and actress born 1935; after bit-parts in English films (The Runaway Bus 1954, Miracle In Soho 1957), moved to Italy; killed in an automobile accident in USA when travelling to Nevada with documentary-maker boyfriend Galtiero Jacopetti (director, Mondo Cane 1962).

Olga Schoberová

In 1943, Czech on March 9, 2017 at 9:31 am

Olinka Bérová (aka Olga Schoberová, born 1943): Czech-born beauty and Ursula Andress lookalike, in a few roles between 1964 and 1970. Star of Hammer Films’ ‘The Vengeance of She’ (1968), sequel to She (1965) starring Ursula Andress.

Olga Schoberová

In 1943, Czech on March 9, 2017 at 9:29 am

Olga Schoberová (aka Olinka Bérová, born 1943): Czech-born beauty and Ursula Andress lookalike, in a few roles between 1964 and 1970. Star of Hammer Films’ ‘The Vengeance of She’ (1968), sequel to She (1965) starring Ursula Andress.