She married Cornel Wilde and appeared in The Fabulous Texan and several other films of late '40s and early '50s.
She finished her formal studies at age 14 to move to California and start acting.
She met Cornel Wilde at the office of her booking agent, and the two married a year later.
She and her husband co-starred in several Broadway productions.
She was in director Vivien Leigh's production of Romeo and Juliet, which was choreographed by her husband.