Jean Porter

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Dzimšanas datums:
08.12.1922
Miršanas datums:
13.01.2018
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Jean Porter (December 8, 1922 – January 13, 2018) was an American film actress.

Spouse

Edward Dmytryk (1948-1999, his death)

Children

Richard
Victoria
Rebecca
Michael
(stepson)

Early years

Porter was born in Cisco, Texas, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. H.C. Porter.

Career

At the age of 12, Porter arrived at Hollywood and was discovered while taking dancing lessons at the Fanchon and Marco dancing school. Beginning with a bit parts in movies such as The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1938) and One Million B.C. (1940), she eventually established herself as an actress for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer in 1941. While never a big star, she was active throughout the 1940s, appearing in almost 30 motion pictures alongside MGM stars like Esther Williams, Mickey Rooney and the comedy duo Abbott & Costello. In the 1950s, Porter appeared mainly in television series such as The Red Skelton ShowSea Hunt, and 77 Sunset Strip. She retired from acting in 1961.

Personal life

Between 1948-1999, she was married to film director and writer Edward Dmytryk, who was one of the Hollywood Ten, the most prominent blacklisted group in the film industry during the McCarthy-era. The two married May 12, 1948, in Ellicott City, Maryland.They had three children. In 2010, Porter wrote and published a biography on jazz musician Jess Stacy. She died from natural causes on January 13, 2018 at the age of 95 in Canoga Park, California.

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