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Joan Leslie

Joan Leslie - a truly remarkable actress, much underrated. Yankee Doodle Dandy holds up even today. Died Oct. 15, 2015, at 90.


Details about Vintage 1941 Pin-Up Ingenue Joan Leslie Posed Candid Classic Car Photograph

At ten, Leslie was an established advertising model. She came to Hollywood in 1936, making her screen debut in Camille under her given name of Brodel. In 1940 she was signed by Warner Bros., who changed her professional name to Leslie. | eBay!

"Sergeant York" (1941) w/ Gary Cooper as Alvin York and Joan Leslie as Gracie Williams. Leslie was only 16 (!) when she made this movie.


Joan Crawford fixes Joan Leslie's hair color photo print ad movie stars 40s dress black plaid satin taffeta ribbon


She will be sorely missed: Actress Joan Leslie, one of the few moral actresses; chosen by the real Sgt. York to play his wife. (an actress who did not curse, smoke or drink).