Joan Lucille Olander or better known today as Mamie Van Doren is an American actress, model, singer, and sex symbol. She was born under Aquarius sun sign in Rowena, South Dakota, the daughter of Warner Carl Olander and Lucille Harriet Bennett. The family then moved to Sioux City, Iowa the Los Angeles.
Mamie Van Doren Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||February 6, 1931|
|Age||84 years old|
|Height||5 feet 4 inches|
|Hip Size||36 inches|
|Waist Size||26 inches|
|Weight||66 kg 145 pounds|
Mamie Van Doren career
Since 1952 she was noted in film shooting about thirty films, which include The All American (1952), Untamed Youth (1957) and Teacher’s Pet (1958). For the interpretation of their roles, was related by film critic with Marilyn Monroe and Jayne Mansfield and since the 1970s its work in the show declined significantly.
After Universal Studios decided not to renew her contract in 1959, Van Doren had difficulty finding work. In the 1960s, she starred in many films class B that eventually became cult films as Vice Raid and Sex Kittens Go to College, both in 1960.She retired from acting in 1960 after completing the Argentinean film The Blonde from Buenos Aires. However, she resumed her career shortly after appearing on television and often in medium quality European films. In 1964, Van Doren was hired by Tommy Noonan to appear in his film 3 Nuts in Search of a Bolt.
Previously, she rejected the offer of Noonan to act Promises! Promises !, which included nudity and the role fell into the hands of Jayne Mansfield. In 3 Nuts in Search of a Bolt, although in a scene appears in a bathtub, failed to appear naked. To promote it, she appeared in Playboy magazine.
Mamie Van Doren controversy
Of course as sex symbol, Mamie Van Doren life is full of controversy. One of the famous one is when she recreate the look of Marilyn Monroe and her appearance in exotic nature.
Mamie Van Doren dating
Mamie Van Doren has been dated many famous woman along her life. In her autobiography, Van Doren said to have been romantically involved with numerous public figures: Clark Gable, Howard Hughes, Johnny Carson, Elvis Presley, Burt Reynolds, Jack Dempsey, Steve McQueen, Johnny Rivers, Robert Evans, Eddie Fisher, Warren Beatty, Tony Curtis, Steve Cochran and Joe Namath.
Mamie Van Doren net worth
Though has spent almost her life as an actress, but there are no clear information about Mamie Van Doren net worth.