At the Abbey of Regina Laudis in Connecticut, the former actress Dolores Hart became Mother Dolores Hart. She is shown in a wedding dress on her Clothing Day in 1964.

At the Abbey of Regina Laudis in Connecticut, the former actress Dolores Hart became Mother Dolores Hart. She is shown in a wedding dress on her Clothing Day in 1964.

Rev. Mother Dolores Hart (born October 20, 1938) is an American Roman Catholic nun and former actress. She made ten films in five years, playing opposite Stephen Boyd, Montgomery Clift, George Hamilton and Robert Wagner, having made her movie debut with Elvis Presley in Loving You (1957)

Rev. Mother Dolores Hart (born October 20, 1938) is an American Roman Catholic nun and former actress. She made ten films in five years, playing opposite Stephen Boyd, Montgomery Clift, George Hamilton and Robert Wagner, having made her movie debut with Elvis Presley in Loving You (1957)

Dolores Hart - (1938- ) Worked in film and on Broadway. Made 10 films in 5 years, then left Hollywood to become a Roman Catholic Benedictine nun.

Dolores Hart - (1938- ) Worked in film and on Broadway. Made 10 films in 5 years, then left Hollywood to become a Roman Catholic Benedictine nun.

Elvis Presley ' Oh, let me be Oh, let him be Your teddy bear...'                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Elvis Presley ' Oh, let me be Oh, let him be Your teddy bear...' More

Elvis & Dolores Hart. Look at Elvis' face. What kind of person do you see? I see a young man with tenderness, a soft and gentle spirit, someone to really love and cherish, a person just like you and me. His goodness and kindness really touches me. What a very dear and wonderful man! Terry Stuart

Elvis & Dolores Hart. Look at Elvis' face. What kind of person do you see? I see a young man with tenderness, a soft and gentle spirit, someone to really love and cherish, a person just like you and me. His goodness and kindness really touches me. What a very dear and wonderful man! Terry Stuart

Mother Prioress Dolores Hart  was a very sucessful Hollywood actress who left it all at 24 to become a Catholic nun. What an amazing woman and life!

Celebs Who Took Their Moms as Their Oscar Dates

Mother Prioress Dolores Hart was a very sucessful Hollywood actress who left it all at 24 to become a Catholic nun. What an amazing woman and life!

Looking back: Dolores Hart and Elvis Presley promoting Loving You; Hart went on to become a nun

The nun who kissed Elvis: Extraordinary story of a starlet who turned her back on Hollywood to live in a convent

Looking back: Dolores Hart and Elvis Presley promoting Loving You; Hart went on to become a nun

Elvis with Dolores Hart and Valerie Allen at an "Army Bond Farewell Party" given by Hal Wallis during the making of KING CREOLE, 1958

Elvis with Dolores Hart and Valerie Allen at an "Army Bond Farewell Party" given by Hal Wallis during the making of KING CREOLE, 1958

Elvis Presley and Dolores Hart in Loving You, 1957. (added by me: Just learned that Dolores Hart is now Reverend Mother Dolores Hart, the prioress of the Regina Laudis Abbey. And she still gets questions about what it was like to kiss Elvis!)

Elvis Presley and Dolores Hart in Loving You, 1957. (added by me: Just learned that Dolores Hart is now Reverend Mother Dolores Hart, the prioress of the Regina Laudis Abbey. And she still gets questions about what it was like to kiss Elvis!)

Dolores Hart, former Hollywood actress of the 1960s - gave up a promising acting career to become a nun.  Made a couple of movies with Elvis.

Dolores Hart, former Hollywood actress of the 1960s - gave up a promising acting career to become a nun. Made a couple of movies with Elvis.

Paula Prentiss and Yvette Mimieux in Where The Boys Are: this is how to wear a bathing suit, ladies

Paula Prentiss and Yvette Mimieux in Where The Boys Are: this is how to wear a bathing suit, ladies

Elvis Presley with Dolores Hart and Valerie Allen at an Army Bond farewell party given by Hal Wallis during the making of king creole

Elvis Presley with Dolores Hart and Valerie Allen at an Army Bond farewell party given by Hal Wallis during the making of king creole

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