Carolyn Sue Jones was an American actress of television and film. Jones began her film career in the early 1950s, and by the end of the decade had achieved recognition with a nomination for an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for The Bachelor Party and a Golden Globe Award as one of the most promising new actresses of 1959. Her film career continued for another 20 years. In 1964, she began playing the role of Morticia Addams in the original black and white television series The Addams Family.
|Born||Carolyn Sue Jones, April 28, 1930, Amarillo, Texas, U.S.|
|Died||August 03, 1983, West Hollywood, California, U.S.|
|Resting place||Melrose Abbey Memorial Park Cemetery, Anaheim, California|
|IMDb||Carolyn Jones's IMDb|
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Oscar-nominated actress who became immortalized as Morticia Addams on the original version of The Addams Family, which ran from 1964 to 1966.
She had severe asthma as a child.
She was nominated for Golden Globes in 1948 and 1964 and also received a nomination for the 1958 Academy Award.
She was married to her third husband, Peter Bailey-Britton, from 1982 until her death.
She was married to Aaron Spelling from 1953 to 1964.
- Amarillo High School alumni
- New Star of the Year (Actress) Golden Globe winners
- Converts to Judaism
- Actresses from Texas
- Jewish American actresses
Latest information about Carolyn Jones updated on June 14 2021.