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Canadian-American actress, dancer, and singer

Yvonne De Carlo is ...

Dead
Born 1 Sep 1922 in Vancouver
Died 8 Jan 2007 in Los Angeles
Age84 years, 4 months
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Yvonne De Carlo
Yvonne De Carlo
Yvonne De Carlo circa 1953 studio portrait.

About Yvonne De Carlo

Yvonne De Carlo (born Margaret Yvonne Middleton; September 1, 1922 – January 8, 2007) was a Canadian-American actress, dancer, and singer. A brunette with blue-gray eyes, she became an internationally famous Hollywood film star in the 1940s and 1950s, made several recordings, and later acted on television and stage. Born in Vancouver, British Columbia, De Carlo was raised in the home of her Presbyterian maternal grandparents. Her mother enrolled her in a local dance school when she was three. By the early 1940s, she and her mother had moved to Hollywood, where De Carlo participated in beauty contests and worked as a dancer in nightclubs. In 1942, she signed a three-year contract with Paramount Pictures, where she was given uncredited bit parts in important films and was intended to replace Dorothy Lamour. Paramount loaned her out to Republic Pictures for her first credited role in a feature film, Wah-Tah in the independent production Deerslayer (1943). She obtained her breakthrough role in Salome, Where She Danced (1945), a Universal-International release produced by Walter Wanger, who described her as "the most beautiful girl in the world." The film's publicity and success turned her into a star, and she signed a five-year contract with Universal. From then on, Universal starred her in B movies, usually westerns, adventures, or musicals in Technicolor. Cameramen voted her "Queen of Technicolor" three years in a row. Tired of being typecast as exotic women, her first efforts to become a serious dramatic actress came with her performances in two film noirs, Brute Force (1947) and Criss Cross (1949). She received further recognition as an actress when she starred in the British comedies Hotel Sahara (1951) and The Captain's Paradise (1953). Her film career reached its peak when eminent producer-director Cecil B. DeMille cast her as Moses' Midianite wife, Sephora, her most prominent role, in his biblical epic The Ten Commandments (1956), which was immensely successful at the box office. Her last notable leading roles were Rosalind Dee in Flame of the Islands (1956), Bridget Kelly in Death of a Scoundrel (1956), Amantha Starr in Band of Angels (1957), and Mary Magdalene in the Italian biblical epic The Sword and the Cross (1958). As her film career went into decline, she accepted supporting roles in McLintock! (1963), with John Wayne, and A Global Affair (1964), with Bob Hope. She played Lily Munster, the wife of Herman Munster, in the CBS sitcom The Munsters (1964–1966) and reprised the role in a Technicolor feature film, Munster, Go Home!, and a television film, The Munsters' Revenge (1981). De Carlo died of heart failure in 2007. For her contributions to motion pictures and television, she was awarded two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

She is also known as Margaret Yvonne Middleton, Peggy Yvonne Middleton, Peggy Middleton, Yvonne de Carlo, Yvonne deCarlo and Yvonne DeCarlo.

Death

De Carlo suffered a minor stroke in 1998. She later became a resident of the Motion Picture & Television Country House and Hospital, in Woodland Hills, where she spent her last years. She would die from heart failure on January 8, 2007, and was cremated.

Films

Yvonne De Carlo has worked on the following films:

The Seven Minutes
1971 film by Russ Meyer
1971
Road to Morocco
1942 film by David Butler
1942
Oscar
1991 film by John Landis
1991
Mirror, Mirror
1990 film by Marina Sargenti
1990
Band of Angels
1957 film by Raoul Walsh
1957
Brute Force
1947 film by Jules Dassin
1947
Kismet
1944 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film
1944
Criss Cross
1950 film by Robert Siodmak
1950
Won Ton Ton, the Dog Who Saved Hollywood
1976 film by Michael Winner
1976
Silent Scream
film
1980
Salome Where She Danced
1945 film by Charles Lamont, B. Reeves Eason
1945
Munster, Go Home!
1966 American film
1966
The Power
1968 American science fiction film
1968
Death of a Scoundrel
1956 film by Charles Martin
1956
So Proudly We Hail!
1943 film by Mark Sandrich
1943
The Captain's Paradise
1953 film by Anthony Kimmins
1953
The Story of Dr. Wassell
1944 film by Cecil B. DeMille
1944
American Gothic
1988 Canadian film
1988
Timbuktu
1959 U.S. black-and-white adventure film
1959
Nocturna: Granddaughter of Dracula
1979 film by Harry Hurwitz
1979
Guyana: Crime of the Century
1979 exploitation horror film
1979
Song of Scheherazade
1947 film by Walter Reisch
1947
Hotel Sahara
1951 film by Ken Annakin
1951
Magic Fire
1955 film by William Dieterle
1955
Happy Ever After
1954 film by Mario Zampi
1954
Sea Devils
1953 film by Raoul Walsh
1953
River Lady
1948 film by George Sherman
1948
Law of the Lawless
1964 film by William F. Claxton
1964
The Sword and the Cross
1958
Casbah
1948 film by John Berry
1948
The Desert Hawk
1950 film by Frederick de Cordova
1950
The Man with Bogart's Face
1980 film by Robert Day
1980
The San Francisco Story
1952 film by Robert Parrish
1952
Calamity Jane and Sam Bass
1950 film by George Sherman
1950
Bring on the Girls
1945 film by Sidney Lanfield
1945
Cellar Dweller
1988 film by John Carl Buechler
1988
Blazing Stewardesses
1975 film by Al Adamson
1975
The Crystal Ball
1943 film by Elliott Nugent
1943
Passion
1954 film by Allan Dwan
1954
Standing Room Only
1944 film by Sidney Lanfield
1944
Rainbow Island
1944 film by Ralph Murphy
1944
La Contessa di Castiglione
1954 film by Georges Combret
1954
Raw Edge
1956 film by John Sherwood
1956
Black Bart
1948 film by George Sherman
1948
Buccaneer's Girl
1950 film by Frederick de Cordova
1950
Practically Yours
1944 film by Mitchell Leisen
1944
Satan's Cheerleaders
1977 film by Greydon Clark
1977
Silver City
1951 film by Byron Haskin
1951
Tomahawk
1951 film by George Sherman
1951
Slave Girl
1947 film by Charles Lamont
1947
A Global Affair
1964 film by Jack Arnold
1964
Fort Algiers
1953 film by Lesley Selander
1953
Scarlet Angel
1952 film by Sidney Salkow
1952
Frontier Gal
1945 film by Charles Lamont
1945
Border River
1954 film by George Sherman
1954
The Gal Who Took the West
1950 film by Frederick de Cordova
1950
Sombrero
1953 film by Norman Foster
1953
Flame of the Islands
1956 drama film
1956
The Delta Factor
1970 film by Tay Garnett
1970
Hurricane Smith
1952 film by Jerry Hopper
1952
Arizona Bushwhackers
1968 Western film
1968
The Naked Truth
1992 film by Nico Mastorakis
1992
La casa de las sombras
1976 film by Ricardo Wullicher
1976
Play Dead
1981
Forbidden Temptations
1963 film by Osvaldo Civirani
1963
Flesh and Bullets
1985