Knowledge Identifier: +Carroll_Baker
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1931.
Countries: United States (51%), Oregon (16%), Italy (8%)
Linked to: Actors Studio, Life, Paramount Pictures, St. Petersburg College
Her first marriage, to furrier Louie Ritter, ended in 1954 before she enrolled in the Actors Studio
In addition to film acting, Baker found time to appear again on Broadway, starring in the 1962 production of Garson Kanin's "Come on Strong"
In 2001, a Golden Palm Star on the Palm Springs, California, Walk of Stars was dedicated to her
The couple remained together until Burton's death from emphysema at their home in Cathedral City, California, on December 8, 2007
Baby Doll - In 2011 and 2012, she was awarded Lifetime Achievement awards from the Hoboken and Fort Lauderdale International Film Festivals, and attended screenings of "Baby Doll" and "But Not For Me", respectively
In 2016, Baker began filming "Summer of Ivy", a comedy co-written by her daughter, Blanche Baker, and directed by Joe Rosario