Support   |   Members area
   Tour  > Main  > Celebs  > A  > Angie Angie

Angie Dickinson (actress)

  • Birthday:September 30, 1931
  • Birth Place: Kulm, North Dakota
  • Birth Name: Angeline Brown
  • Biography: This ex-beauty queen was already a well-known (and middle-aged albeit glamorous) movie actress when she gained notoriety in 1974 for appearing nude in producer Roger Corman's exploitative Big Bad Mama She also stirred up controversy six years later for her sexy scenes in Brian De Palma's Dressed to Kill which were skillfully augmented with help from an obvious body double. This pretty, sharp-faced performer made her tyro screen appearance in a bit part in the musical Lucky Me (1954), and toiled in numerous low-budget genre films (including Sam Fuller's 1957 China Gate before snagging the femme lead in Howard Hawks' Rio Bravo (1959), her first major movie. Plum roles in Ocean's Eleven (1960), The Sins of Rachel Cade (1961), and Point Blank (1967), among others, failed to secure stardom for Dickinson. She did, however, enjoy a long run on TV as an undercover cop in the series "Police Woman" (1974-78), and has maintained a high profile as star of numerous made-for-TV movies and miniseries, including 1993's notorious "Wild Palms." She is divorced from composer Burt Bacharach. OTHER FILMS INCLUDE: 1964: The Killers 1969: Sam Whiskey 1971: Pretty Maids All in a Row, The Resurrection of Zachary Wheeler 1981: Death Hunt 1987: Big Bad Mama II 1994: Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
    This ex-beauty queen was already a well-known (and middle-aged albeit glamorous) movie actress when she gained notoriety in 1974 for appearing nude in producer Roger Corman's exploitative Big Bad Mama She also stirred up controversy six years later for her sexy scenes in Brian De Palma's Dressed to Kill which were skillfully augmented with help from an obvious body double.

    This pretty, sharp-faced performer made her tyro screen appearance in a bit part in the musical Lucky Me (1954), and toiled in numerous low-budget genre films (including Sam Fuller's 1957 China Gate before snagging the femme lead in Howard Hawks' Rio Bravo (1959), her first major movie. Plum roles in Ocean's Eleven (1960), The Sins of Rachel Cade (1961), and Point Blank (1967), among others, failed to secure stardom for Dickinson.

    She did, however, enjoy a long run on TV as an undercover cop in the series "Police Woman" (1974-78), and has maintained a high profile as star of numerous made-for-TV movies and miniseries, including 1993's notorious "Wild Palms." She is divorced from composer Burt Bacharach.

    OTHER FILMS INCLUDE: 1964: The Killers 1969: Sam Whiskey 1971: Pretty Maids All in a Row, The Resurrection of Zachary Wheeler 1981: Death Hunt 1987: Big Bad Mama II 1994: Even Cowgirls Get the Blues

Movies - View all clips

Big Bad Mama II (1987) 1 clips of total 3 clips Top Less 2007-06-23
Dressed To Kill (1980) 4 clips of total 7 clips Butt 2007-05-26
Big Bad Mama (1974) 2 clips of total 9 clips Full Frontal 2007-02-08
Pretty Maids All In A Row (1971) 2 clips of total 8 clips Butt 2008-02-24