Mari Aldon (17 November 1925-31 October 2004). Trained as a ballet dancer for six years. Mari Aldon was married to Hollywood director, Tay Garnett. She is best known for her roles :
Judy Beckett, a prisoner of the Seminoles(1951) and Gary Cooper's romantic interest in, Distant Drums (1951).
She also performed in few feature films and briefly in two major movies: The Barefoot Contessa (1954) and Summertime (1955). The rest of her career was devoted to television.
This post is a welcome Noir and Chick Flicks newest follower,Tiela Garnett, the daughter of actress Mari Aldon and Tay Garnett. Who, I hope stops by and shares some of her wonderful memories of her parents with us. Please click here to check out Tiela Garnett's blog: A Paris State of Mind.
Video: Is Tiela Garnett, talking about her book that is in the works.