Jayne Mansfield (1933–1967)

Actress | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
The Girl Can't Help It (1956) | Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? (1957) | Playgirl After Dark (1960)
AWARDS 
Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 1 win & 1 nomination More »
AKA 
Vera Jane Palmer
NICKNAMEs  
Jaynie, Broadway's Smartest Dumb Blonde, The Blonde Bombshell
BORN 
Apr 19, 1933 (died Jun 29, 1967)
HEIGHT 
5' 6¼" (1.68m)

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Past Film & Video (29 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Diamonds to DustDiamonds to Dust Herself (archive footage), In Memory Of  Less 2014 $175K
  • Primary photo for That Man: Peter BerlinThat Man: Peter Berlin Heavenly Thanks  Less 2005 $55K / —
  • Primary photo for S1m0neS1m0ne Simone Wishes To Thank The Following For Their Contribution To The Making Of Simone  Less 2002 $9.7MM / —
  • Primary photo for Electric Blue 22Electric Blue 22 (Video) Performer ("I'm In Love") (uncredited)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Electric Blue 4Electric Blue 4 (Video) Performer ("I'm In Love") (uncredited)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for A Guide for the Married ManA Guide for the Married Man Technical Adviser (Girl with Harold)  Less 1967 $2.5MM
  • Primary photo for Las Vegas HillbillysLas Vegas Hillbillys Tawny, Performer ("THAT MAKES IT") (uncredited)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Fat SpyThe Fat Spy Junior Wellington, Performer ("I'd Like To Be a Rose In Your Garden") (uncredited)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Single Room FurnishedSingle Room Furnished Johnnie / Mae / Eileen  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Primitive LovePrimitive Love Dr. Jane  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for When Strangers MeetWhen Strangers Meet Darlene(Mrs. Smithopopolis)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Panic ButtonPanic Button Angela  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Heimweh nach St. PauliHeimweh nach St. Pauli Evelyne, Performer ("Wo ist der Mann", "Snick-Snack Snuckelchen") (uncredited)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Promises..... Promises!Promises..... Promises! Sandy Brooks, Performer ("Lu-Lu-Lu I'm in Love", "Promise Her Anything")  Less 1963 $300K
  • Primary photo for It Happened in AthensIt Happened in Athens Eleni Costa  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The George Raft StoryThe George Raft Story Lisa Lang  Less 1961 $1.2MM
  • Primary photo for It Takes a ThiefIt Takes a Thief Billy, Performer ("The Challenge")  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Playgirl After DarkPlaygirl After Dark Midnight Franklin, Performer ("Too Hot To Handle", "You Were Made For Me")  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Loves of HerculesThe Loves of Hercules Queen Deianira / Hippolyta  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Sheriff of Fractured JawThe Sheriff of Fractured Jaw Kate  Less 1958 $1.9MM / $4.4MM
  • Primary photo for Kiss Them for MeKiss Them for Me Alice Kratzner  Less 1957 $1.9MM
  • Primary photo for Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter?Will Success Spoil Rock Hunter? Rita Marlowe  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The BurglarThe Burglar Gladden  Less 1957 $90K
  • Primary photo for The Wayward BusThe Wayward Bus Camille Oakes  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for The Girl Can't Help ItThe Girl Can't Help It Jerri Jordan, Soundtrack ("Rock Around The Rock Pile"), Performer ("Ev'rytime") (uncredited)  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Female JungleFemale Jungle Candy Price  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Hell on Frisco BayHell on Frisco Bay Mario's Dance Partner at Nightclub (uncredited)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for IllegalIllegal Angel O'Hara, Performer ("Too Marvelous for Words") (uncredited)  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for Pete Kelly's BluesPete Kelly's Blues Cigarette Girl  Less 1955 $2MM $5MM / —
Past Television (11 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Burke's LawBurke's Law (TV Series) Cleo Patrick (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Performer ("Too Marvelous for Words") (1 episode, 1963), Herself (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
    • Jack Takes Boat to Hawaii (Nov 26, 1963) Herself, Performer ("Too Marvelous for Words") (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Red Skelton ShowThe Red Skelton Show (TV Series) Dr. Joyce Sisters / Lorelei Lovely / Daisy June (3 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1963 3
  • Primary photo for The Alfred Hitchcock HourThe Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) Marion (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Follow the SunFollow the Sun (TV Series) Scottie (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962 1
  • Primary photo for Kraft Mystery TheaterKraft Mystery Theater (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Monte CarloMonte Carlo (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for After HoursAfter Hours (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for Shower of StarsShower of Stars (TV Series) Jayne Mansfield / Mrs. Blackstone in Courtroom Skit (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957 1
    • Star Time (Jan 10, 1957) Jayne Mansfield / Mrs. Blackstone in Courtroom Skit  Less
  • Primary photo for Sunday Spectacular: The BachelorSunday Spectacular: The Bachelor (TV Movie) Robin  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Lux Video TheatreLux Video Theatre (TV Series) Girl at Piano (1 episode, 1954)  Less 1954 1
Self (54 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Wild, Wild World of Jayne MansfieldThe Wild, Wild World of Jayne Mansfield Herself  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Dateline: HollywoodDateline: Hollywood (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for SpreeSpree Herself  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for New York, New YorkNew York, New York (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Juke Box JuryJuke Box Jury (TV Series) Herself - Panellist (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for Candid CameraCandid Camera (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Gypsy Rose Lee ShowThe Gypsy Rose Lee Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Pat Boone ShowThe Pat Boone Show (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1967)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for A Bob Hope Comedy SpecialA Bob Hope Comedy Special (TV Special) Herself  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Bob Hope ShowThe Bob Hope Show (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Guest (4 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960–1966
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  • Primary photo for The Milton Berle ShowThe Milton Berle Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Herself (3 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for What's My Line?What's My Line? (TV Series) Herself - Mystery Guest (4 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1966
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  • Primary photo for The Match GameThe Match Game (TV Series) Herself - Team Captain (35 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964–1966
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  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Co-Host (6 episodes, 1963)  Less 1963–1966
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  • Primary photo for TodayToday (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1966
  • Primary photo for Poem PostersPoem Posters (Short) Herself  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for The Jack Paar ProgramThe Jack Paar Program (TV Series) Herself (on film) / Herself (5 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962–1965
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  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself - Guest / Herself (6 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962–1965
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  • Primary photo for Girl TalkGirl Talk (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Jackie Gleason: American Scene MagazineJackie Gleason: American Scene Magazine (TV Series) Herself / Game Show Panelist / Sketch / Panel Show Sketch (4 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964–1965
    • Episode #3.28 (May 1, 1965) Herself / Game Show Panelist  Less
    • Episode #3.25 (Apr 3, 1965) Herself / Game Show Panelist  Less
    • Episode #3.21 (Feb 27, 1965) Herself / Sketch  Less
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  • Primary photo for PasswordPassword (TV Series) Herself - Celebrity Contestant (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Get the MessageGet the Message (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for CinépanoramaCinépanorama (TV Series) Herself (4 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957–1964
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  • Primary photo for Reflets de CannesReflets de Cannes (TV Series) Herself (3 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1964
  • Primary photo for Pantomime QuizPantomime Quiz (TV Series) Herself - Guest Panelist (3 episodes, 1962)  Less 1962–1964
  • Primary photo for The Jack Benny ProgramThe Jack Benny Program (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1963
  • Primary photo for TV-uutiset ja sääTV-uutiset ja sää (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Miss Skandinavia 1964Miss Skandinavia 1964 (TV Special) Herself  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Herself (4 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1962
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  • Primary photo for The Tonight ShowThe Tonight Show (TV Series) Herself - Actress (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Tell It to GrouchoTell It to Groucho (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Guest ShotGuest Shot (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for The Annual National Sports AwardsThe Annual National Sports Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for The National Sports AwardsThe National Sports Awards (TV Special) Herself - Presenter  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for Person to PersonPerson to Person (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1956)  Less 1956–1960
  • Primary photo for People, Hopes, MedalsPeople, Hopes, Medals Herself  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Arthur Murray PartyThe Arthur Murray Party (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Arthur Murray Special for Bob HopeThe Arthur Murray Special for Bob Hope (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for The Steve Allen ShowThe Steve Allen Show (TV Series) Herself / Herself - Guest (2 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1960
  • Primary photo for Saturday SpectacularSaturday Spectacular (TV Series) Herself - Host (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Hollywood - Ein Vorort in vier AnekdotenHollywood - Ein Vorort in vier Anekdoten (TV Short) Herself (uncredited)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The 31st Annual Academy AwardsThe 31st Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Performer  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: Salute to HollywoodScreen Snapshots: Salute to Hollywood (Short) Herself  Less 1958 $10K
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Glamour on IceHollywood Glamour on Ice (Short) Herself  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Val Parnell's Sunday Night at the London PalladiumVal Parnell's Sunday Night at the London Palladium (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Screen Snapshots: The Walter Winchell PartyScreen Snapshots: The Walter Winchell Party (Short) Herself  Less 1957 $11K
  • Primary photo for Tonight! America After DarkTonight! America After Dark (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
  • Primary photo for Atlantic City HolidayAtlantic City Holiday (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1956
  • Primary photo for Hollywood PreviewHollywood Preview (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1956)  Less 1956
Archive Footage (58 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Mansfield 66/67Mansfield 66/67 Herself (archive footage)  Less 2017 $18K / —
  • Primary photo for Sinatra: All or Nothing at AllSinatra: All or Nothing at All (TV Mini-series) Herself (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
    • Part 2 (Apr 6, 2015) Herself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Neil Sean Meets...Neil Sean Meets... (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2015)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Jayne Mansfield: La tragédie d'une blondeJayne Mansfield: La tragédie d'une blonde (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for George Harrison: Living in the Material WorldGeorge Harrison: Living in the Material World Herself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The GreatestThe Greatest (TV Series) Herself - #93: 'The Ballad of Jayne' (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for E! True Hollywood StoryE! True Hollywood Story (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Cannes, 60 ans d'histoiresCannes, 60 ans d'histoires (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for TV Land: Myths and LegendsTV Land: Myths and Legends (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Playboy: Celebrity CenterfoldsPlayboy: Celebrity Centerfolds (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2006 $450K
  • Primary photo for American ExperienceAmerican Experience (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Candid Camera: 5 Decades of SmilesCandid Camera: 5 Decades of Smiles (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for BiographyBiography (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Naughty BitsNaughty Bits (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
    • The Breast (Jan 2004) Herself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Bettie Page: The Girl in the Leopard Print BikiniBettie Page: The Girl in the Leopard Print Bikini (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The People's HollywoodThe People's Hollywood (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Sex at 24 Frames Per SecondSex at 24 Frames Per Second (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Celebrity Naked AmbitionCelebrity Naked Ambition (TV Movie) Self (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Blond in HollywoodBlond in Hollywood (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003
    • Jayne Mansfield (Feb 14, 2003) Herself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Living FamouslyLiving Famously (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003
    • Jayne Mansfield (Jan 31, 2003) Self (archive footage)  Less
    • Mae West (Jan 21, 2003) Herself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for CleavageCleavage (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Hollywood RivalsHollywood Rivals (TV Series) Herself (1 episode)  Less 2001–2002
  • Primary photo for Hollywood RemembersHollywood Remembers (TV Series) Self (1 episode)  Less 2000– 
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Herself (3 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991–1999
  • Primary photo for OmnibusOmnibus (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for E! Mysteries & ScandalsE! Mysteries & Scandals (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for 50 años de cámaras ocultas50 años de cámaras ocultas (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Playboy: The Story of XPlayboy: The Story of X (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for 20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years20th Century-Fox: The First 50 Years (TV Movie) Actress 'The Girl Can't Help It' (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for François Chalais, la vie comme un romanFrançois Chalais, la vie comme un roman (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Candid Camera's 50th AnniversaryCandid Camera's 50th Anniversary (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Kelsey Grammer Salutes Jack BennyKelsey Grammer Salutes Jack Benny (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Death Scenes 2Death Scenes 2 (Video) Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Playboy Playmates: The Early YearsPlayboy Playmates: The Early Years (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for 120 Minutes120 Minutes (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Death in HollywoodDeath in Hollywood (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Playboy Video Centerfold: Dutch TwinsPlayboy Video Centerfold: Dutch Twins (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Happy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBCHappy Birthday, Bob: 50 Stars Salute Your 50 Years with NBC (TV Special) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Sex SymbolsHollywood Sex Symbols (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Ronnie Dearest: The Lost EpisodesRonnie Dearest: The Lost Episodes (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Hollywood UncensoredHollywood Uncensored Herself (archive footage)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Rockin' RonnieRockin' Ronnie (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The South Bank ShowThe South Bank Show (TV Series) Jerri Jordan (1 episode, 1985)  Less 1985
    • Little Richard (Mar 3, 1985) Jerri Jordan (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Out-takes and Rare FootageHollywood Out-takes and Rare Footage Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Hollywood's Private Home MoviesHollywood's Private Home Movies (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Ronald Reagan and Richard Nixon on CameraRonald Reagan and Richard Nixon on Camera (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Notre Dame de la CroisetteNotre Dame de la Croisette Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Presidential Blooper ReelPresidential Blooper Reel (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Bob Hope's Overseas Christmas Tours: Around the World with the Troops - 1941-1972Bob Hope's Overseas Christmas Tours: Around the World with the Troops - 1941-1972 (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Hollywood BlueHollywood Blue Herself (archive footage)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for Mondo HollywoodMondo Hollywood Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Love GoddessesThe Love Goddesses Herself (archive footage)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Hollywood My Home TownHollywood My Home Town Herself (archive footage)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Hollywood Without Make-UpHollywood Without Make-Up Herself (archive footage)  Less 1963
  • Primary photo for Lykke og kroneLykke og krone Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Zwischen Glück und KroneZwischen Glück und Krone Herself (archive footage)  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for The James Dean StoryThe James Dean Story Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1957 $35K
  • Primary photo for Toast of the TownToast of the Town (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1957)  Less 1957
    • Episode #10.40 (Jun 30, 1957) Herself (archive footage)  Less

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