Stella Stevens Short Bio
Stella Stevens is an American film, television, and stage actress.She was born in Yazoo City, Mississippi, as the only child of Thomas Ellett Eggleston and Estelle. Her sun sign is a Libra and her parents decide to move to Memphis at her 4 years old age. There, her father was working as salesman and her mom was a nurse. She was attended St. Anne’s Catholic School on Highland Street and Sacred Heart School on Jefferson Avenue, then continued study to Memphis Evening School at Memphis Tech High School.She then continued study to Memphis State College and there, she started to interest in modeling and acting.
Stella Stevens Body Measurement Table
|Date of birth||October 1, 1938|
|Age||76 years old|
|Height||5 feet 5 inches|
|Hip Size||38 inches|
|Waist Size||24 inches|
|Weight||61 kg 135 pounds|
Stella Stevens Career
Without being a clone of Marilyn Monroe despite its similarity, Stella Stevens is primarily a matter of the photograph of the blonde vaporous and scatterbrained – which she plays directed by Jerry Lewis in one of his classics – vamp to laugh and the good bad girl heart.She appears as one of the best positioned and equipped in the bunch of young prospects thanks to the film Li’l Abner in 1959. She posed nude for Playboy magazine as “Miss January 1960”.
But over five decades has shown that it was mainly a physical actress (western and thriller suited her perfectly), a strong temperament (comedy too), able to compete with the best of American cinema (Dean Martin, Robert Mitchum), working with Robert Altman, John Cassavetes, Vincente Minnelli, Robert Parrish, Richard Quine, Jack Smight, and Dan Curtis.Her talent, beauty, chest and especially his humor was not enough to become a star, the fault borne by the lack of films marking the public, despite Jerry Lewis (The Nutty Professor) and a vehicle for Elvis Presley (girls … even girls / girls Girls Girls!!!) in the 60s, and some nice amenities: Ballad of Cable Hogue Sam Peckinpah in 1970. She also made appearances in the disaster film the Poseidon Adventure (1972) and Nickelodeon Peter Bogdanovich (1976).
Stella Stevens demonstrated extraordinary vitality on the screen, also in television, where she appeared in numerous series (Alfred Hitchcock Presents, Banacek, Magnum Arabesque, Nash Bridges, Dream On …) and playing recurring roles on Flamingo Road and Santa Barbara in the 1980s.She has been appeared in several movies(especially horror) with many prominent Hollywood star. Those who has been working together with her such as Jim Brown, George Peppard, Richard Crenna, Jason Robards, but Farley Granger, Ray Milland, Shelley Winters, Linda Blair and Sandra Bullock.
Stella Stevens Controversy
Stella Stevens was married for the first time at very young age. She then become mother when her age is about 17s.
Stella Stevens Dating
Stella Stevens married for the first time with electrician Noble Herman Stephens on December 1, 1954. The couple blessed with a son known as actor/producer Andrew Stevens. The couple then divorce in 1957 and she then involved in long term relationship with rock guitarist Bob Kulick.
Stella Stevens Net Worth
Stella Stevens has spent almost her entire life as an actress. It then revealed that through her job as actress, her net worth is about $10 million.