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ELAINE STEWART BIOGRAPHY & FILMOGRAPHY:
 
Elaine Stewart was born on May 31st, 1930 in Montclair, New Jersey with the birth name Elsy Steinberg, born to Ulrich and Hedwig Marie Steinburg.  Her first job was working as an usher a d cashier at the local movie theater.  She alter found work as a medical assistant and then began to get involved with modeling in her teenage years, being represented by Conover Model Agency.  She began to earn a couple beauty awards which soon caught the eyes of Hollywood, such as her title, Miss See in 1952 for a layout in, See Magazine.
 
She began working in the film industry with her first role being offered to her by Hal B. Wallis in a small role on the film, "Sailor Beware" (1952).  Soon MGM signed her to a contract and she began adding such film credits to her resume as, "Singin' in the Rain" (1952) starring Gene Kelly, Debbie Reynolds and Donald O'Connor, "You For Me" (1952), "Everything I Have is Yours" (1952), "Sky Full of Moon" (1952) and "The Bad and the Beautiful" (1952). 

Now with quite a bit of experience on her resume more prominent film roles began to come her way such as, "Code Two" (1953), "Young Bess" (1953), "Take the High Ground!" (1953), "The Adventures of Hajji Baba" (1954), "Brigadoon" (1954) starring Gene Kelly, Van Johnson and Cyd Charisse, "Night Passage" (1957) starring James Stewart, Audie Murphy and Dan Duryea, "The Tattered Dress" (1957) and "Escort West" (1958).
 
Elaine was then featured in an issue of Playboy Magazine and also added such television credits as, "Burke's Law" starring Gene Barry and "Perry Mason" starring Raymond Burr.  In the early 70's she was also chosen to co-host the Heatter-Quigley game show, "Las Vegas Gambit" (1972). 

For the most part, she then retired from acting to focus on raising her family.  She also dedicated her spare time to such charities as the Jewish Relief Fund, The American Diabetes Association and the Muscular Distrophy Association.   

Elaine Stewart married twice during her lifetime, first to, Bill Carter in 1961 however by 1963, this marriage ended in divorce.  She then wed television game show producer, Merrill Heatter in 1964 and they had two children and remained together until she passed away at the age of eighty one in Beverly Hills, California on June 27th, 2011 after suffering from a longtime illness she was unable to overcome.

 
Filmography

1964   Perry Mason 

1963   Burke's Law 

1962   Peccati d'estate 

1961   Most Dangerous Man Alive

1961   The Seven Revenges

1960   The Tab Hunter Show

1960   Bat Masterson 

1960   The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond 

1959   The Third Man

1958   Escort West 

1958   High Hell

1957   Night Passage 

1957   The Tattered Dress

1954   The Adventures of Hajji Baba

1954   Brigadoon

1953   Take the High Ground!

1953   A Slight Case of Larceny 

1953   Young Bess 

1953   Code Two 

1953   Rogue's March 

1952   The Bad and the Beautiful

1952   Sky Full of Moon 

1952   Desperate Search

1952   Everything I Have Is Yours 

1952   You for Me 

1952   Singin' in the Rain 

1952   Sailor Beware 
 





Matinee Classics - A Slight Case of Larceny starring Mickey Rooney, Eddie Bracken, Elaine Stewart and Douglas Fowley
Matinee Classics - Night Passage starring James Stewart, Audie Murphy, Dan Duryea, Dianne Foster, Elaine Stewart, Brandon de Wilde, Jay C. Flippen, Herbert Anderson, Robert J. Wilke, Hugh Beaumont, Jack Elam, Tommy Cook, Paul Fix, Olive Carey, James Flavin, Donald Curtis, Ellen Corby, John Daheim, Kenny Williams, Frank Chase, Harold Goodwin, Harold Hart, Jack C. Williams, Boyd Stockman, Henry Wills, Chuck Roberson, William W. Willingham, Polly Burson, Patsy Novak, Ted Mapes, Edwin C. Johnson and
Matinee Classics - Night Passage starring James Stewart, Audie Murphy, Dan Duryea, Dianne Foster, Elaine Stewart, Brandon de Wilde, Jay C. Flippen, Herbert Anderson, Robert J. Wilke, Hugh Beaumont, Jack Elam, Tommy Cook, Paul Fix, Olive Carey, James Flavin, Donald Curtis, Ellen Corby, John Daheim, Kenny Williams, Frank Chase, Harold Goodwin, Harold Hart, Jack C. Williams, Boyd Stockman, Henry Wills, Chuck Roberson, William W. Willingham, Polly Burson, Patsy Novak, Ted Mapes, Edwin C. Johnson and
Matinee Classics - The Adventures of Hajji Baba starring John Derek, Elaine Stewart, Rosemarie Bowe, Amanda Blake, Paul Picerni, Donald Randolph, Thomas Gomez, Pat Sheehan, Joanne Arnold, Pat Lawler, Peter Mamakos, Kurt Katch, Leo Mostovoy, Joanne Arnold, Veronica Pataky, Linda Danson, Robert Bice and Carl Milletaire
Matinee Classics - The Bad and the Beautiful starring Lana Turner, Kirk Douglas, Walter Pidgeon, Dick Powell, Barry Sullivan, Gloria Grahame, Gilbert Roland, Leo G. Carroll, Vanessa Brown, Paul Stewart, Sammy White, Elaine Stewart and Ivan Triesault


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