Darlene Tompkins

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Birthday
16, 1940
Birthplace
Chicago, IL
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
16, 1940 (age 77)
Birthplace
Chicago, IL

About

Famous for her role in the 1961 Elvis Presley feature Blue Hawaii, Tompkins is also recognized for her performance in the 1963 Debbie Reynolds comedy My Six Loves.

Before Fame

After appearing in several commercials and beauty pageants, she made her film acting debut in the 1960 movie Beyond the Time Barrier.

Trivia

After ending her acting career in the mid 1960s, she worked as a cinematic body double and stunt performer.

Family Life

Born Darlene Perfect in Chicago, Illinois, she changed her last name to Tompkins, her stepfather's surname, when she was five years old. Before ending in divorce, her marriage produced two sons.

Associated With

She and Angela Lansbury were both in the cast of Blue Hawaii.