Carol Lynley was an American actress and former fashion model. She was famous for her acting days in the 60s, then the 70s and 80s. Some of the famous films were return to Peyton Place, under the Yum Yum Tree, Bunny Lake was Missing, The Pleasure Seekers, and The Cardinal. At the time of 22, Lynley was born Carol Ann Jones in Manhattan, to an Irish father and a mother from New England. She started her career as a model before she started acting. She posed nude in the March 1965 issue of Playboy magazine.
Carol Lynley Bio
Famous As: Carol Lynley
Profession: Actress and former fashion model
Date of Birth: February 13, 1942
Birth Place: Manhattan, New York, United States
Birth Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5 feet 4 inches
Body Measurements: 34-26-36
Net Worth: $10 Million
Born Name: Carolyn Lee
Hometown: Manhattan, New York
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Body Shape: Hourglass
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Blonde
Marital Status: Married
Spouse: Michael Selsman (m. 1960–1964)
Relationship With: Michael Selsman
Children: Jill Victoria Selsman
Death Date: September 3, 2019
Death Place: Pacific Palisades, Los Angeles, California, United States
Death Reason: Heart attack
Speaking of her early life, Carol Lynley was born on the 13th of February 1942, in New York City, New York, USA. She was the girl of Irish father Francis Pelch and English mother Frances Pelch. She spent her youth in Manhattan. Her nationality was American and belongs to mixed ethnicity (Irish, English, Scottish, Welsh and German). Her educational history was unknown.
Carol started her modeling career at a young age under the title Caroline Lee. In 1957, Carol Lynley appeared on the cover of (Life magazine). Her first characters were in the television films Goodyear Television Playhouse, The Alcoa Hour, The Kaiser Aluminum Hour, and General Electric Theater in 1956.
The following year, she had roles in the television films Alfred Hitchcock Presents and The DuPont Show of the Month. She then appeared in both Broadway and Hollywood screen variations of this controversial play Blue Denim in 1959, after it became famous, Carroll played roles from the experimental TV films Kolchak: The Night Stalker and Fantasy Island
After that, she had roles in many movies and TV movies like The Big Valley, Mannix, It Takes a Thief, Night Gallery, The Invaders, Kojak, Hawaii Five-O, Hart to Hart and Charlie’s Angels in the 1960s to 1980. She appeared in many From feature films such as Return to Peyton Place, Under the Yum Yum Tree, Bunny Lake is Missing, The Pleasure Seekers, The Cardinal and The Poseidon Adventure.
In, respectively, Carol had appeared in A Light in the Forest since Gramma Irene. In 2006, she looked like Carrie Lee from the American short film play, Vic. Since that time, she had not made any appearance in the movie.
Rumors and Controversy
There were currently no rumors regarding her private life. Additionally, there were no rumors about her career. Throughout her career days in the 1960s to 1980s, she faced many criticisms for her nude poses for many publications. She became part of several scandals in her profession. But she has been in no major controversy her whole life.
Carol Lynley was 77 years old. Lynley’s height stands at 5 feet 4 inches (170 cm) and weight is 60 kg. Her body measurements 34-26-36, and her bra size was 34c, and her zodiac sign was Aquarius. Her eyes were Blue color.
Social Media Profile
Carol was not active on any social networking platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.