She appeared as a playmate with Elvis in Girls! Girls! Girls! in 1962, and was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Say One For Me. She also appeared in the 1972 film The Poseidon Adventure.
She studied medicine at Memphis State College.
She was born in the late '30s and starred in The Nutty Professor.
She began dating Bob Kulick in 1983. She was married to Noble Herman Stephens from 1954 to 1957. She has a son named Andrew.
She shared the 1960 Golden Globe Award for Most Promising Female Newcomer with Tuesday Weld for Say One For Me.