Carol Lynley was an American actress and child model. She is known for her roles in the films The Poseidon Adventure and Blue Denim. Lynley was born Carole Ann Jones in Manhattan, to an Irish father and New Englander mother. She began her career at the age of 15 as a child model appearing on the April 22, 1957, cover of Life. She started her acting career in 1958 with the Disney film The Light in the Forest followed by Holiday for Lovers and Blue Denim. In 1959, Lynley was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer – Female for the film The Light in the Forest. She won the Theatre World Award as “one of the most promising personalities for 1956-57” for her performance in Blue Denim. In 1960 she was again nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer – Female for the film Blue Denim.
|Born:||Carole Ann Jones, February 13, 1942, Manhattan, New York, U.S.|
|Died:||September 3, 2019, Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Other names:||Carolyn Lee|
|Occupation:||Actress, former model|
|IMDb:||Carol Lynley’s IMDb|
About Carol Lynley
Actress and child model who became known for her roles in Blue Denim and Return to Peyton Place. She was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Newcomer for her role in the controversial film Blue Denim.
She worked as a model before becoming an actress and appeared on the cover of Life magazine at age 15.
She appeared in an episode of Alfred Hitchcock Presents titled ‘The Young One.’
Her father was Irish and named Cyril Jones. Her mother, Frances, worked as a waitress.
She posed for Playboy, a magazine founded by Hugh Hefner, in 1965.
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