Shawlee, Joan (1926–1987)

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Shawlee, Joan (1926–1987)

American actress. Name variations: Joan Fulton. Born Mar 5, 1926, in Forest Hills, NY; died Mar 22, 1987, in Hollywood, CA.

Made film debut in House of Horrors (1946); other films include Lover Come Back, The Marrying Kind, A Star is Born, A Farewell to Arms, The Apartment, Irma La Douce, Critic's Choice, Tony Rome and Willard; probably best remembered as Sweet Sue in Some Like It Hot; on tv, was a regular on "The Abbott and Costello Show" and appeared as Peaches on "The Dick Van Dyke Show."