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Paula Prentiss (Paula Ragusa)

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Biography

San Antonio, Texas, USA
Discovered by a talent scout at Northwestern University in 1958, Paula Prentiss was signed by Metro Goldwyn Mayer and teamed with Jim Hutton in a string of comedies. She rapidly became one of the best American comediennes of the 1960s. Her funny voice inflexions, free acting style and brunette good looks established her as a leading lady in comedies of the screwball type, although she was very good at dramatic roles, too. Read more...

Actor

Character: Tuggle Carpenter

Where the Boys Are 1960

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Character: Lt. Molly Blue

The Horizontal Lieutenant 1962

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Character: Toni Denham

Follow the Boys 1963

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Character: Abigail Page

Man's Favorite Sport? 1964

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Character: Stella Dunnworthy

The World of Henry Orient 1964

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Character: Bev McConnel

In Harm's Way 1965

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Character: Nurse Duckett

Catch-22 1970

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Character: Dolly

Move 1970

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Character: Bobbi Michele

Last of the Red Hot Lovers 1972

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Character: Celia Clooney

Buddy Buddy 1981

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Character: Sweet Cherrie

Hard Four 2007

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Character: Paula Hollister

He & She 1967

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Character: Sgt. Natalie Zimmerman

The Black Marble 1980

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Character: Linda Delavane

Bachelor in Paradise 1961

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Character: Bobbie Markowe

The Stepford Wives 1975

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