Watch now. Sign In. Jayne Mansfield — Actress Soundtrack Producer. Down this week. Her parents were well-to-do, with her father a successful attorney in Phillipsburg, New Jersey, where she spent a Filmography by Job Trailers and Videos. Our Favorite Trailers of the Week. Share this page:. Deaths: June Golden Age of Hollywood Stars.
American actress and model Jayne Mansfield , known for her publicity stunts, attended a dinner at the exclusive Beverly Hills Romanoff's restaurant hosted by Paramount Pictures to officially welcome Italian actress Sophia Loren to Hollywood. A photograph of the two women, with Loren casting a sideways glance at Mansfield's cleavage, was distributed world-wide and became an international sensation. Loren had achieved considerable success in Europe as an actress.
Jayne Mansfield was that most intriguing of Hollywood stars — a walking contradiction. Her glamorous looks and attention-grabbing behavior made her natural movie star material, yet at the same time there were hidden depths. One side seemed to feed the other, which worked both to her advantage and detriment. She was born Vera Jane Palmer in Her parents lived in Bryn Mawr Pennsylvania. Mother Vera was a teacher with a passion for languages. Father Herbert held 2 jobs, that of attorney and musician. Sadly Herbert succumbed to a heart attack when Jayne was just 3. By Vera had remarried and relocated the family to Dallas, Texas.
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