Date of Birth:
31 January 1922
Joanne Dru played in 5 movies in the Western, Music, Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Fantasy genres.
Joanne Dru got succeed with average imdb rating 6.4.
The daughter of a West Virginia druggist, Joanne came to New York in 1940. In New York, she worked as a model and was cast by 'Al Jolson' (qv), as one of the showgirls in his Broadway play "Hold Onto Your Hats." When the show closed in 1941, Joanne married popular singer 'Dick Haymes' (qv) and went with him to Hollywood. Discovered by a talent scout while working in the theater, Joanne made her screen debut in a film called _Abie's Irish Rose (1946)_ (qv), and that picture almost ended her caree... Read more