Theatre, Film, and Television Biographies
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Julie Newmar Biography (1933?-)
Original name, Julia Charlene Newmeyer; born August 16, 1933 (one source says1935), in Hollywood, CA; daughter of Donald Charles (a coach and head of thePhysical Education Department of Los Angeles City College) and Helene (a Ziegfeld Follies performer; maiden name, Jesmer) Newmeyer; married John Holt Smith (a lawyer; divorced, 1984); children: John Jewl Smith. Addresses: Agent--The Agency, 1800 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 400, Los Angeles, CA 90067.Press Agent--Ted Guefen, 119 South Almont Dr., Los Angeles, CA 90048.
- Birth Details
- August 16, 1933?
- Hollywood, California, United States
Credits; Television Appearances; Series
- Catwoman, Batman, ABC, 1966.
- Rhonda Miller (also known as Rhonda the Robot and AF 709), My Living Doll, CBS, 1966-68.
Credits; Television Appearances; Pilots
- Three on an Island, CBS, 1965.
Credits; Television Appearances; Episodic
- "The Big Scandal," The Phil Silvers Show (also known as You'll Never GetRich), CBS, 1957.
- "Malice in Wonderland," S. J. Perelman segment, Omnibus, NBC, 1959.
- "Open for Diving," Adventures in Paradise, ABC, 1960.
- Person to Person, CBS, 1961.
- "Gideon's Follies," The Defenders, CBS, 1961.
- "How Much a Pound Is Albatross?," Route 66, CBS, 1962.
- "Give the Old Cat a Tender Mouse," Route 66, CBS, 1962.
- Miss Devlin, "Of Late I Think of Cliffordville," The Twilight Zone, CBS,1963.
- "Yellow Bird," F Troop, ABC, 1966.
- "The Beautiful Maid," The Beverly Hillbillies, CBS, 1966.
- "Monkees Get Out More Dirt," The Monkees, NBC, 1967.
- Eleen, "Friday's Child," Star Trek, NBC, 1967.
- "The Laser Blazer," Get Smart, NBC, 1968.
- "The Funeral Is on Monday," It Takes a Thief, ABC, 1969.
- "Love and the Big Night," Love, American Style, ABC, 1970.
- "Love and the Lake," Love, American Style, ABC, 1970.
- "Love and the Bathtub," Love, American Style, ABC, 1970.
- "Love and the Serious Wedding," Love, American Style, ABC, 1970.
- Catwitch Ophelia, "The Eight Year Itch Witch," Bewitched, ABC, 1971.
- Miss Chambers, "Double Shock," Columbo, NBC, 1973.
- Luciana Amaldi, "Aftershock," McMillan and Wife, NBC, 1975.
- "Black Magic," The Bionic Woman, ABC, 1976.
- Jason of Star Command, CBS, 1979.
- "Haven't I Seen You?," The Love Boat, ABC, 1979.
- Zarina, "Flight of the War Witch: Part 1," Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, NBC, 1980.
- Zarina, "Flight of the War Witch: Part 2," Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, NBC, 1980.
- "The Triangle," The Powers of Matthew Star, NBC, 1982.
- "This Year's Riot," CHiPs, NBC, 1982.
- Doralee, "King of Burlesque," Fantasy Island, ABC, 1983.
- "A Change of Hart," Hart to Hart, ABC, 1983.
- Half-Nelson, NBC, 1985.
- "The Batman TV Reunion," CBS This Morning, CBS, 1989.
- Herself, Hope and Gloria (also known as Hope & Gloria), NBC, 1995.
- Herself, Melrose Place, Fox, 1995.
- Also appeared in The Danny Kaye Show, CBS; The Jonathan Winters Show, NBCand CBS; and ABC's Wide World of Sports, ABC.
Credits; Television Appearances; Movies
- Adrienne Redman, McCloud: Who Killed Miss U.S.A.?, NBC, 1970.
- Lilah McGuinness, The Feminist and the Fuzz, ABC, 1971.
- Aletha Westering, A Very Missing Person, ABC, 1972.
- Chalane Turner, Terraces, NBC, 1977.
- Melinda, Love Scenes (also know as Ecstasy and Lovescene), Cinemax, 1986.
Credits; Television Appearances; Specials
- Guest, The World of Magic, 1975.
- Herself, The Making of Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, 1997.
Credits; Other Television Appearances
- Ultra witch, Monster Squad, 1983.
Credits; Film Appearances
- Just for You, Paramount, 1952.
- Specialty dancer, Slaves of Babylon, Columbia, 1953.
- Golden girl, Serpent of the Nile, Columbia, 1953.
- Salon model (uncredited), The Band Wagon (also known as I Love Louisa), Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1953.
- (As Julie Newmeyer) Dorcas Galien, a bride, Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1954.
- Lili Marlene, The Rookie, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1959.
- Stupefyin' Jones, L'il Abner, Paramount, 1959.
- Katrin Sveg, The Marriage-Go-Round, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1960.
- Bonnie Brasher, For Love or Money (also known as Three on a Match and TheThree-Way Match), Universal, 1963.
- All the female lead characters, Monsieur le Coq, Zero Mostel, 1967.
- Carlotta Ravenswood, The Maltese Bippy (also known as The Incredible Werewolf Murders and Strange Case of ... !#* ), Metro- Goldwyn-Mayer, 1969.
- Heshke, MacKenna's Gold, Columbia, 1969.
- Director of toy company, Up Your Teddy Bear (also known as Mother and TheToy Grabbers), Geneni/Richard, 1970.
- Venetia, Hysterical, EMB, 1983.
- Queen Bee, Streetwalkin' (also known as City Streets and Cookie), Concorde, 1985.
- Dr. Zarma, Evils of the Night, Shapiro, 1985.
- Dance Academy, 1987.
- Miss McKenzie, Body Beat, 1988.
- Lady Elaine Wentworth, Deep Space, 1988.
- Irina, Nudity Required, 1988.
- Angel, Ghosts Can't Do It, 1990.
- Miss Kitty, Oblivion, R.S. Entertainment, 1994.
- Miss Kitty, Backlash: Oblivion 2 (also known as Oblivion 2), Full Moon Home Video, 1995.
- Herself, To Wong Foo, Thanks for Everything! Julie Newmar, Universal, 1995.
Credits; Stage Appearances
- Alice, Alice in Wonderland, Broadway Department Store, Hollywood, CA, 1940.
- Vera, Silk Stockings, Imperial Theatre, New York City, 1955.
- Stupefyin' Jones, L'il Abner, St. James Theatre, New York City, 1956.
- Katrin, The Marriage-Go-Round, Imperial Theatre, 1958.
- Once upon a Russian, Music Box Theatre, New York City, 1961.
- Lola, Damn Yankees, summer stock production, 1965.
- Appeared as Mona, Dames at Sea; Adelaide, Guys and Dolls; and Irma, IrmaLa Douce; appeared in In the Boom Boom Room, Los Angeles,CA; also appeared inThe Women and Ziegfeld Follies.
Credits; Major Tours
- Appeared as Eve, Stop the World ... I Want to Get Off, U.S. cities.
- Empire, issue 78, 1995, p. 24.
- Entertainment Weekly, October 23, 1992, p. 66; March 10, 1995, p.
- Good Housekeeping, September, 1995, pp. 20-21.
- People Weekly, October 16, 1995, pp. 172-174.
- Vanity Fair, August, 1995, p. 78.
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