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Connie Stevens

Film actress
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Net worth 2018: $50 Million
Industry: Singers
Residence: Brooklyn
Country: United States
BirthDay: 8 August 1938
Sigh: Virgo
Height: 1.57 m

Connie Stevens was bornon 8 August 1938 in Brooklyn, American, is Film actress. Connie Stevens is an American actress and singer whose performance in TV series ‘Hawaiian Eye’ brought her lot of accolades. Born as Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingolia, IN New York, she had a difficult childhood and faced a lot of challenges. Her parents divorced when she was very young and she went to live with her grandmother. Her grandmother passed away when she was eight years old, and Stevens found herself alone again. As a 12 year old she became a witness to a murder in Brooklyn and this incident deeply traumatized her. However, she was a brave girl and moved on in life. Her father was a jazz musician and her mother a singer, so singing was very much in her genes. As a young girl she formed a vocal quartet called The Foremost, where she was accompanied by three male backup singers. She eventually ventured into Hollywood and got noticed by the legendary comedian Jerry Lewis who cast her in his film, ‘Rock-a-Bye Baby’. Later on she gained fame and recognition for her portrayal of Cricket Blake in the ABC's detective series ‘Hawaiian Eye’. Meanwhile she also released several hit-singles and albums. After acting and singing, she ventured into the cosmetics industry as a businesswoman and launched her own skin-care line known as Forever Spring. Now she devotes her time to various philanthropic and humanitarian causes


$50 Million


By 2000, her cosmetic line was making over $500 million in annual sales with a clientele of 3 million women


The documentary film, ‘A Healing’, released in 1997, which she wrote, edited, and directed was well received


In 1994 she recorded 'Tradition: A Family at Christmas' with her two daughters and wrote, edited and directed the documentary 'A Healing' in 1997


She launched the Connie Stevens Garden Sanctuary Day Spa in LA in 1990s


In 1989, she opened her own cosmetic skin-care product range called 'Forever Spring' and signed a marketing contract with the Home Shopping Network


In the 1970s she sang the theme song for Ace Hardware's TV commercials and appeared in several shows, roasts and movies


In 1966, she gained legitimacy by appearing with Anthony Perkins in the Broadway production of Neil Simon's 'The Star-Spangled Girl'


After much struggle she landed the role of Wendy Conway opposite George Burns in the TV-sitcom 'Wendy and Me' (1964-65)


Her first husband was actor James Stacy and they got married in 1963 and divorced in 1966


In 1959, came her most famous role as the blond photographer and nightclub singer Cricket Blake on ABC's detective drama ‘Hawaiian Eye’


Impressed by her performance, he cast her in his film 'Rock-a-Bye Baby' (1958)


She created an all-female trio band called 'The Three Debs' in 1954


The Missouri River flooded its banks in the summer of 1951


Connie Stevens was born as Concetta Rosalie Ann Ingolia on August 8, 1938, in Brooklyn, New York

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