Jane Russell with John Peoples in 1974 Credit: AP As she related in My Path and Detours, her life was marked by heartache.Her 24-year marriage to Waterfield ended in bitter divorce in 1968. That year she married actor Roger Barrett; three months later he died of a heart attack.
The film's rambling, fictional plot featured Russell as a friend of Billy the Kid as he tussles with Doc Holliday and Sheriff Pat Garrett.During her Hollywood career she was married to the star American Football quarterback Bob Waterfield.The Outlaw, although it established her reputation, was beset with trouble from the beginning.Her only other notable film was Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, a 1953 musical based on the novel by Anita Loos. For many years she served as television spokeswoman for Playtex bras, and in the 1980s she made a few guest appearances in the TV series The Yellow Rose.She and Monroe teamed up to sing Two Little Girls From Little Rock and seek romance in Paris. " In 1955, she made the sequel Gentlemen Marry Brunettes (without Monroe) and starred in the Westerns The Tall Men, with Clark Gable, and Foxfire, with Jeff Chandler. She was born Ernestine Jane Geraldine Russell on June 21, 1921, in Bemidji, Minnesota, and the family later moved to the San Fernando Valley in Los Angeles.Her engagement and 1943 marriage to Waterfield assured that.
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