Hollywood Throwbacks: Jane Russell (1921-2011)

“Russell alternated dark and light film roles, with her sex appeal always at the fore. She costarred with Robert Mitchum in the noir thrillers His Kind of Woman (1951) and Macao (1952) and with Victor Mature in The Las Vegas Story (1952). On the lighter side she costarred with Frank Sinatra in the musical comedy Double Dynamite (1951) and played the voluptuous outlaw Belle Starr in the biopic Montana Belle (1952).”

Snapshots from the latest profile additions in American National Biography Online. 
Image credit: Jane Russell in The Outlaw, via Wikimedia Commons.

Hollywood Throwbacks: Jane Russell (1921-2011)

Russell alternated dark and light film roles, with her sex appeal always at the fore. She costarred with Robert Mitchum in the noir thrillers His Kind of Woman (1951) and Macao (1952) and with Victor Mature in The Las Vegas Story (1952). On the lighter side she costarred with Frank Sinatra in the musical comedy Double Dynamite (1951) and played the voluptuous outlaw Belle Starr in the biopic Montana Belle (1952).”

Snapshots from the latest profile additions in American National Biography Online.

Image credit: Jane Russell in The Outlaw, via Wikimedia Commons.