Carolyn Jones


1930-1983. Amarillo, Texas, United States

  • When she was just starting out, she worked as a disc jockey when acting jobs were unavailable.
  • Was discovered while studying acting at Pasadena Playhouse.
  • Made her television debut in Schlitz Playhouse of Stars.
  • Cast in From Here to Eternity but had to bow out due to illness; the part went to Donna Reed.