Jennifer Holt
Date of Birth
Nov 10, 1920
Birth Place:
Hollywood, CA

Biography

The daughter of action star Jack Holt, Elizabeth Marshall Holt reportedly picked the name Jennifer after reading Don Byrne's novel Destiny Bay. Holt studied with famed Russian actress Maria Ouspenskaya and understudied Teresa Wright in Life With Father (1939) on Broadway, but a leading role in Two for the Show (1940) went instead to Betty Hutton. Her brother Tim Holt secured her the femme lead in...