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Naked Truth of Connie Stevens – Age, Net Worth, Children, Bio

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• Connie Stevens is an actress, singer, producer, screenwriter and cinematographer
• She is best known for her work in the television series “Hawaiian Eye” as the character Cricket Blake
• As of early-2020, Connie Stevens’ net worth is estimated to be over $50 million
• She had a successful career in the entertainment industry, and enjoyed success in the music industry
• She was awarded a Founder’s Medal of Patriotism by the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution for her work in entertaining the Armed Forces

Who is Connie Stevens?

Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingoglia was born on 8 August 1938, in Brooklyn, New York, USA. She is an actress, singer, producer, screenwriter, and cinematographer, perhaps still best known for her work in the television series “Hawaiian Eye” as the character Cricket Blake. She worked on numerous projects in her career that spans over five decades.

The Wealth of Connie Stevens

As of early-2020, Connie Stevens’ net worth is estimated to be over $50 million, earned through a successful career in the entertainment industry.

Apart from her acting projects, she enjoyed success in the music industry, and also had several successful directing and other behind-the-scenes roles.

Early Life and Career Beginnings

Connie is of Jewish, Italian, and Irish descent, and grew up in Brooklyn, having a lot of exposure to the entertainment industry as a child. Her father worked as a musician under the name Peter Stevens, which she later adopted, while her mother Eleanor McGinley was a singer. Her parents eventually divorced, and she resided mainly with her grandparents, but spent a lot of her education in boarding schools.

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At 12 years old, she witnessed a murder, and had to live with relatives in Missouri to evade ill-will from the criminals involved.

Like her parents, she developed a love for singing, and eventually grew close to her father whom she joined as he pursued musical projects in Los Angeles. This led her to become a part of the singing group called The Fourmost, and later became a member of The Three Debs. She also became interested in theatre, and took up classes at The Georgia Massey Professional School. As she progressed through her teenage years, she sang in several gigs while also performing in local theatres.

Hollywood Career

In the late 1950s, Stevens gained her first few roles in films, with the first being the low budget “Young and Dangerous” alongside Mark Damon, and continuing with projects such as “Dragstrip Riot” and “Eighteen and Anxious”. In 1958, she gained her breakthrough, as she was cast in the Paramount film “Rock-A-Bye-Baby”, playing one of the love interests of Jerry Lewis. The film is loosely based on “The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek” released during the 1940s. With that job, she gained a contract with Paramount that increased her pay significantly.

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She then worked on the film “The Party Crashers” which saw her reunite with Mark Damon, however, with no more projects going for her, the film company decided to drop her from her contract, but Warner Bros took notice of her, and signed her to a seven-year contract – during this period, contracts with film studios were the norm in the industry. She made appearances in various television shows by Warner Bros as a means to take advantage of her contract, while she didn’t have any big roles, until…

Hawaiian Eye and Career Progression

…Connie was cast in “Hawaiian Eye” in 1959, and stayed with the show until the end of its run four years later.

It tells the story of a private investigator who partners with a detective/security expert in Honolulu to help with various cases. She would become a household name thanks to the show, and so more opportunities came her way.

During this period, she also ventured into the music industry, releasing the album “Concetta” which had a few hits such as “Spring is Here” and “Blame It On My Youth”. Afterward, she made a guest appearance in the western series “Maverick”, before making several appearances in “77 Sunset Strip” as a recurring guest. She continued her music releases with “Kookie, Kookie (Lend Me Your Comb)” which would become a hit, reaching fourth spot on the Billboard Hot 100.

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In 1960, she released the single “Sixteen Reasons” which would become her highest-charting song worldwide, making huge waves in the UK especially. She continued releasing singles but which paled in comparison, and she eventually returned her focus to acting, continuing her contract with Warner Bros.

Later Career

In the 1960s, Connie starred in “Susan Slade”, “Parrish”, and “Palm Springs Weekend”. She also continued her television guest appearances, but also had a role in the horror film “Two on a Guillotine”, all of which were projects by Warners.

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In 1964, she starred in the sitcom “Wendy and Me” partnering with George Burns, then nearing the end of her contract, she signed a new six-year contract with the company, which promised her a new film for each year. Afterward, she participated in a production of ‘Wizard of Oz” before returning to film in “Way… Way Out”.

Nearing the 1970s, she worked on a few Broadway productions before continuously appearing in television movies. Some of her projects during the deade included “Every Man Needs One”, “Mister Jerico”, “Scorchy”, and a guest appearance in “The Muppet Show”.

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In the 1980s, she worked on “Scruples” “Aloha Paradise, Side Show”, “Tapeheads” and frequently in United Service Organization (USO) specials, which held shows that catered to the US Armed Forces serving abroad. During this period, she went on record stating that she never became a big hit like other stars, but still made a name for herself as Cricket. In the last two decades of her career, she has only made a few appearances, preferring directing or other background roles such as screenwriting.

Personal Life

One of her earliest public romances was with actor Glenn Ford during the early-1960s.

After their breakup, she started a relationship with actor James Stacy leading to their marriage in 1963, but it lasted only three years before they divorced. A year after their divorce, she married singer Eddie Fisher, but that was another short-lived marriage which lasted only two years. She briefly dated singer Elvis Presley, who contacted her directly following her fame as Cricket. Since then, she has not remarried, opting to stay single and keeping quiet about her romances.

For her work in entertaining the Armed Forces, she was given a Founder’s Medal of Patriotism, awarded by the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution. She is a Republican, and has donated a lot of money for various candidates throughout her career, most notably for John McCain.

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Naked Truth Of Kara Killmer – Measurements, Husband, Bio

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Kara Killmer is an American actress best known as Sylvie Brett, her character in NBC Drama Chicago Fire.

Early life, education

Kara Killmer was born on 14 June 1988 in Crowley, Texas USA. After she finished high school, she attended Baylor University in Waco, Texas and in 2010 earned bachelor’s degree in fine arts. She has two siblings, a sister and a brother, both older than her.

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They were raised by her mother who worked as a music teacher in an elementary school. As an eight year old, she was performing in local theater productions and that is when she fell in love with this job. She lives in Los Angeles, California.

Career

Killmer started her career in 2010, as part of the reality show “If I can dream”. It lasted only one season with 32 episodes. It was about a group of performers living together in a house in Hollywood, California. Killmer was teaching acting in the show by John Kirby. In 2011 she was Rapunzel in the first season of “Scary Tales” at Discovery Channel.

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The fourth episode was written and directed by Luke Ellis and Matthew P.Hickey. The next year, Kilmmer was the blond girl in the first episode of comedy-drama series “Jane by Design” aired on ABC Family. In 2012 she acted in two short films “Prank” and “Remnant”. The following year she appeared in an episode of the web series “Rosa the Imposer”. Her movie debut was in 2013 in the movie “Horizon” where she worked along with Ruth Bradley and Cary Elwes.

In 2014 she was Athena True in the science fiction crime thriller “Tin Man”, which was NBC TV pilot, but the network didn’t put it on the schedule for the next year.

Killmer is best known for her role of Sylvie Brett in “Chicago Fire”. She joins the crew in third season, aired on 23 September 2014, as replacement of paramedic Leslie Elizabeth Shay on Ambulance 61. Her character appeared also in “Chicago P.D” and “Chicago Med”. In 2017 she starred as Sylvie Brett in an episode of series “Chicago Justice”. “Chicago Fire” episodes from the season eight are still being broadcast. Killmer is now veteran among the actors, with five seasons behind her.

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When asked in an interview last year how different she is from her beginnings in the series, Killmer said: ‘Now I feel like I’ve got it down. I know what I need to do, and that’s actually broadened my perspective. Now that I feel secure in what I bring to the table, it’s helped me to appreciate and open my eyes to what everyone around me is doing—not just the cast but the crew as well. I’ve gotten more interested in how we’re shooting things and special effects and the wardrobe and special effects makeup.

I don’t really think I understood the extent of all the moving parts and all of the skills that go into making this show work. That’s something that, for me, has been a revelation’.

Killmer got the leading role in the movie “Beyond the Mask” in 2015 along with her future husband Andrew Cheney and John Rhys Davies and Alan Madiane. The movie was directed by Chad Burns. In an interview before the movie promotion she explained her favorite scene: ‘My favorite scene to shoot was also my least favorite scene.

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Andrew and I were asked last minute if we’d be willing to dive into the pond with a running start down the peer to get this one shot of us going into the water. I did not know how to dive, so Andrew had to teach me right before we started shooting. It turned out looking amazing, but the water was FREEZING!!!’.

In 2018 Killmer got the leading role in the thriller movie “Sleeper” directed by Philippe Gagnon. She was playing Jennifer Jones, a happily married woman who finds out that her husband is a Russian spy with threatening motives.

Personal life

Killmer is married to the actor Andrew Cheney since 14 May 2016. The couple exchanged wedding vows on a private ceremony at Jones Barn at Willow Creek Ranch in Cleburne, Johnson County, Texas. They met on the set of the movie “Beyond the mask” in 2015 and shortly after started a relationship. They don’t have kids.

Husband Andrew Cheney

Andrew Cheney is an American actor known by the following movies: “Season of Gray”, a drama from 2013, “Beyond the Mask” in 2015 and “Champion” in 2017.

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Appearance

Kara Killmer is 5ft 5ins (1.65 m) tall and weighs 123lbs (56 kg). She has blonde hair and blue eyes. Her vital statistics are 35-25-36 inches. She wears dress number 6 US.

Net Worth

As of early 2020, Kara Killmer net worth is estimated not less than $ 1 million.

Social media

Kara Killmer is on Instagram since 2016 reaching 223,000 followers. In 2010 she opened a Twitter account and has almost 60,000 followers.

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All About Emma Tremblay – Age, Height, Parents, Net Worth

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Who is Emma Tremblay? Wiki Bio

Emma Tremblay was born in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, on 21 April 2004 – her zodiac sign is Taurus, and she holds Canadian nationality. She is an actress, best known for starring in the “Supergirl” TV series.

Early life and education

Emma was raised in Canada alongside her younger brother Jacob, and younger sister Erica by her father Jason Tremblay, an actor best known for starring in movies such as “Afraid of the Dark?” in 1990, “Power Rangers” in 2017 and “Wonder” in 2017, and her mother Christina Candia Tremblay.

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Emma became interested in acting after attending many of her father’s photoshoots, and as soon as she was old enough she joined her school’s drama club, and began appearing in school’s plays, then making her debut film appearance at the age of nine. She is physically very active as it is important for the roles she has been portraying, and plays soccer and volleyball, also runs track, and goes to the gym two to three times per week. After matriculation, Emma is planning on enrolling at college and obtaining her bachelor’s degree in English literature.

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Career as an actress

She made her debut film appearance in the “Elysium” science fiction drama film shot in 2013, which stars Matt Damon, Jodie Foster and Sharlto Copley, and follows the story of a man living on a man-space space station in 2154. After being praised for her performance, Emma was invited to appear in “The Giver” drama romance movie shot in 2014, which stars Brenton Thwaites, Meryl Streep and Jeff Bridges, and revolves around a young boy who is learning about the ‘real world’ rather than about the ‘fake’ world which he is living in, seemingly without pain, war, and suffering.

In 2014, she won a role in “The Judge” crime drama film, in which the lead character is played by Robert Downey Jr. who is a lawyer, and who returns to his hometown to find out that his father is the main suspect in a case of murder; he works on the case and gets closer to his family. In 2016, she won a role in the “Wayward Pines” TV series, appearing in seven episodes while the story follows a secret agent who goes searching for two missing agents in Wayward Pines, and realises out he might also end up dying in the city.

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Her latest role and the one that made her somewhat famous is of Ruby Arias in the “Supergirl” TV series in 2017 and 2018, appearing in 15 episodes. The series stars Melissa Benoist (the Supergirl), Chyler Leight and David Harewood, and follows the story of Superman’s cousin who is having her own Supergirl adventures.

Friends, love life and relationships

Emma is still very young to be dating, but rumor has it that she is very close to her best friend from high school, who has been seen spending time with her on several occasions, as well as attending some of her photoshoots.

Emma is generally a very sociable person who has many friends at school, and what people seem to like the most about her is that she is a down-to-Earth person, as hasn’t let fame get to her. She is very close to her family, especially to her younger brother and sister, and when her parents are not around, she takes the role of a big sister and cares for them. She also enjoys taking care of the household, including cleaning the house and preparing food. She often takes pictures with two of her best female friends, and uploads them onto her Instagram account.

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Hobbies and other interests

Emma is a huge fan of the film industry, and some of her favorite actors and actresses are Tom Hanks, Adam Sandler and Jessica Alba. Some of the movies she enjoys watching the most are “Saving Private Ryan”, “50 First Dates”, and “Groundhog Day”. She also likes Disney movies including “Wall-E”, “How To Train Your Dragon”, and “101 Dalmatians”. Emma is keen on listening to pop music, while some of her favorite bands and performers are Ed Sheeran, Justin Bieber, and One Direction.

Emma began travelling at the age of nine as it was necessary for her acting career, and it has since become her main hobby, she has been to many US states, while she has also been to Switzerland, England and France. She is a huge lover of animals, and volunteered at an animal shelter for the first time at the age of 10, while she has worked with several non-government organizations over the years.

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She likes practicing sports such as kickboxing, ice-skating and snowboarding, so winter is her favorite season as she also enjoys both skiing and snowboarding. Emma is interested in fashion too, and often uploads pictures of her clothing combinations onto her Instagram account.

Appearance and net worth

Emma is 15 years old. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, is 5ft 5ins (1.65m) tall, and weighs around (55kgs). As of early 2020, her net worth is estimated as already being over $300,000.

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Naked Truth Of Juliette Angelo – Age, Measurements, Family

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Who is Juliette Angelo?

Juliette Allen-Angelo was born of Italian descent on 3 March 1999 under the sign of Pisces, in Little Falls, New Jersey USA, so is an American by nationality, and belongs to the White Caucasian ethnic group. She is a 20-year-old actress, probably best recognized for starring in the role of June Gallagher in “Malibu Country”, playing young Emily Fornell in “NCIS”, and featuring as Geneva in “Shameless”.

How rich is she, as of now? Juliette Angelo Net Worth

As of early 2020, Juliette Angelo’s net worth is estimated at over $500,000; acquired from being an actress both in film titles and on television since 2011. During this short period of time in the entertainment industry, she has garnered more than 15 acting credits.

Early Life, Nationality, Ethnicity, Educational Background

Juliette Angelo spent her early years in her hometown of Little Falls. She. Juliette was raised an only child by her parents, but she is quite private regarding their identities. Juliette started her education at home at the age of nine, and eventually matriculated at the age of 15.

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She trained in ballet, lyrical, jazz and tap dance, and even won an award as a tap dancer. As a six-year-old, Juliette started taking horse riding lessons.

Stage Actress and Broadway Productions

Juliette Angelo started her acting career on stage, and made her Broadway debut in the production of “How The Grinch Stole Christmas”, a musical adaptation of the book of the same title by Theodor ‘Dr. Seuss’ Geisel. Thereafter, she performed as a member of the original cast of the Broadway production of “Billy Elliot: The Musical”, and appeared in the role of Jane Banks in the Broadway production of “Mary Poppins”.

Film and Television Debut

In 2011, Juliette made her film debut in the role of Erin in the independent drama film “In The Family”, written and directed by Patrick Wang. It was followed by her portrayal of Sadie in Garry Marshall’s romantic comedy “New Year’s Eve” (2011), starring alongside Ashton Kutcher, Sarah Jessica Parker and Jessica Biel. In the following year, she made her debut television appearance after being chosen to play June Gallagher in the sitcom “Malibu Country”, aired on the ABC network from 2012 to 2013, created by David A. Stewart,however, it was cancelled after one season.

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Rise to Fame

Following the cancelation of “Malibu Country”, Juliette joined the cast of the action police procedural series “NCIS: Naval Criminal Investigative Service”, starring occasionally in the role of Emily Fornell from 2013 to 2019. In 2014, she featured as Krissy Kelly in the made-for-TV comedy-drama film “Rescuing Madison”, directed by Bradford May, and in 2014 and ‘15, Juliette was cast as Meadow MacIntosh in the Nickelodeon sitcom “The Haunted Hathaways”. During the same period of time, she featured as Carol in the period drama series “Mad Men”, created by Matthew Weiner and aired on the AMC network.

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Guest-Starring Roles and Continued Success

In 2015, Juliette guest-starred as Sarah Gibley in the episode “Ghosts Just Wanna Have Fun” of the Hulu supernatural comedy series “Deadbeat”, and as Danielle in the episode “All Eyez On Me” of the ABC medical drama series “Grey’s Anatomy” in 2016. During the same year, she portrayed Bobbi Jill Allnut in the Hulu sci-fi thriller eight-episode mini-series “11.22.63”, starring next to James Franco and George MacKay, and guest-starred in the role of Emma Peters in the episode “The Matchmaker” of the CBS police procedural series “Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders”.

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Recent and Upcoming Projects

Between 2017 and 2020, Juliette was cast as Geneva in the Showtime comedy-drama series “Shameless”, created by Paul Abbott and John Wells, Concurrently, she guest-starred as Lauren in an episode of the ABC sitcom “Speechless”, played Sarah Handleman in the indie comedy film “Hope Springs Eternal”, alongside Mia Rose Frampton and Stony Blyden, and featured as Nicky in David Jay Willis’ comedy film “I’ll Be Next Door For Christmas”, all in 2018.

Most recently, it’s been announced that she will featured in Aaron Sorkin’s upcoming crime drama “The Trial Of The Chicago 7”, currently under post-production, and set to be released in September 2020.

Appearance and Vital Statistics

The beautiful actress has long red hair and blue eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 5ins (1.65m), while she weighs around 121lbs (55kgs). Her body type is slim, with her vital statistics being 32-24-34; her bra size is 32B. Her shoe size is 6 (US).

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Personal Life, Hobbies

Juliette Angelo is single at the moment, and currently lives in Los Angeles, California. Juliette is known as an excellent horsewoman, and enjoys riding on horseback in her spare time. She is an animal lover, and has a pet dog named Faith. She is a huge supporter of such organizations as the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA), and People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).

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