Kim Novak Short Bio
Marilyn Pauline Novak today best known with the name Kim Novak is an American actress who was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Joseph a history teacher and worked as a dispatcher, and Blanche Novak was a factory worker. Novak sun sign is Aquarius and she has Czech descent. For education, Novak is entered Penn Elementary, Farragut High School, and Wright Junior College. She gets scholarship to the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.
Kim Novak Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||February 13, 1933|
|Age||81 years old|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches|
|Hip Size||35 inches|
|Waist Size||23 inches|
|Weight||57 kg 125 pounds|
Kim Novak Career
At first before famous Novak did various jobs trying to find their way to the future. She become elevator operator, store clerk or even a dental assistant.She left to Los Angeles to try her luck as a model in that city. She started working and an officer of RKO offered her a small role in a 1954 film. Novak appeared in the 1954 film, as her debut named Pushover with Fred MacMurray.
Although her performance was not worthy of mention, critics and audiences were fixed in physical attractiveness and expressiveness of her eyes, so that a few months later she returned to acting in another movie, Phffft! (1954) this time with Jack Lemmon. She made a break when starred in 1995 film tittles Picnic, a film that she starred William Holden and was a resounding success.Since then she appears as co-starring in films starring by famous actors such as Frank Sinatra in Pal Joey and The Man with the Golden Arm or James Stewart in Vertigo. After filming The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders in 1965, Novak decided to withdraw the film for a while, and returned three years later. She then starred in The Legend of Lylah Clare, which was a failure.
In 1977 she filmed with Charles Bronson The White Buffalo. And then in 1979 she appeared in Just A Gigolo (funny film with Marlene Dietrich and David Bowie) and in 1980 she participated in The Mirror Crack’d, adaptation of a story by Agatha Christie with a long roster of stars: Angela Lansbury, Elizabeth Taylor, Tony Curtis, Rock Hudson. In 1991 she made her last film for the big screen, Liebestraum.
Kim Novak Controversy
Through her manager, it was revealed that Kim Novak diagnosed with the breast cancer. Some says it was her reason to left Hollywood. But it then coming to a good news that Novak has been recovery from the cancer. But she seems wont returning to Hollywood and spent her current life as a photographer, poet and visual artist who paints in watercolor, oil and pastel.
Kim Novak Dating
Kim Novak dating and then marrying to English actor Richard Johnson, for thirteen months or March 15, 1965 – April 23, 1966. She then dating and engaging to director Richard Quine, but latter called it off. Latter, her name was related to several men like Sammy Davis, Jr., and Ramfis Trujillo. She is also dated Prince Aly Khan as well as Frank Sinatra, Richard Beymer and actor Michael Brandon in the past. When left Hollywood to Big Sur, she meet veterinarian Robert Malloy and marrying him on March 12, 1976.
Kim Novak Net Worth
Many says that Kim Novak is too young when giving up her career in Hollywood. But well Novak self has received much money and awards from her job. It then reported that Kim Novak net worth is about $15 million dollars.