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Ethel Owen
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Frank Sinatra
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Don Knotts
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Pamela Britton

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Pamela Britton

American actress best known for appearing as Lorelei Brown in the television series My Favorite Martian add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1923.

Country: United States (100%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Ethel Owen, Janis Paige, Clark Gable

Linked to: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

 

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Pamela Britton was born in 1923 add something


1943

Britton was married on April 8, 1943, to Capt add something


1945

Ethel Owen - In succeeding years, she became a teenage performer in musical comedy and, changing her stage name to Pamela Britton, had co-starring roles on Broadway and in a few films, including two classics, the 1945 musical "Anchors Aweigh", playing Frank Sinatra's Brooklyn-accented girlfriend, and the 1950 noir, "D.O.A.", eventually moving to TV sitcoms as the scatterbrained title character in 1957's "Blondie" and, from 1963 to 1966, as the inquisitive landlady, Mrs. Brown, in "My Favorite Martian"


1946

Afterwards, however, a forgettable part in a forgettable film, "A Letter for Evie", in 1946 was disappointing, and she went on suspension to play "Meg Brockie" in "Brigadoon" on Broadway add something

 

They had a daughter, Katherine Lee, born on September 8, 1946 add something


1947

She played the comic role of Meg Brockie in the original 1947 Broadway production of "Brigadoon" add something


1950

She returned to the big screen opposite Clark Gable in "Key to the City" , and went on to make her most significant film appearance in the classic "D.O.A.", in 1950 add something


1954

She reprised her role in "Brigadoon" in 1954, appeared in "Annie Get Your Gun" at the Santa Barbara Bowl, and returned to Broadway to replace an ailing Janis Paige in "Guys and Dolls" add something


1963

What is perhaps her signature role began in 1963 and lasted until 1966 when she appeared as nosy and ditzy landlady Mrs. Lorelei Brown in "My Favorite Martian" add something


Pamela Britton died in 1974 add something

 

In May 1974, while performing on tour with Don Knotts in "The Mind with the Dirty Man", Britton began to have headaches add something

 

Britton died in Arlington Heights, Illinois, on June 17, 1974 add something

 

Ethel Owen - She died in the Georgia port city of Savannah, Georgia, six weeks short of her 104th birthday, outliving by 55 years her first husband, Raymond and, by more than two decades, their daughter, Pamela Britton, who died in 1974 at the age of 51, as well as her TV family, "son-in-law" Jackie Gleason and "daughter" Audrey Meadows, who died in 1987 and 1996, respectively