Date of Birth:
15 January 1927
Phyllis Coates played in 1 movies in the Adventure, Sci-Fi, Music genres.
Phyllis Coates didn't achieve real success and got average imdb rating 3.1.
Born in Wichita Falls, Texas, the future movie and TV actress moved to Hollywood as a teenager with intentions of enrolling at UCLA. A chance encounter with Ken Murray in a Hollywood & Vine restaurant landed her in the comedian's vaudeville show. She started out as a chorus girl and worked her way up to doing skits before moving on to work for veteran showman Earl Carroll and later touring with the USO. Coates got some of her first motion picture experience in comedy short subjects at Warner Bro... Read more