Ask AP: Dorothy Provine

Celebrities, Celebrity Q&A, People
on March 17, 2011

What can you tell me about actress Dorothy Provine? I have some paper dolls of her from 1962.
—Kay O’Barr, Woodland, Miss.

The Deadwood, S.D., native starred as singer-dancer Pinky Pinkham in the TV series The Roaring ’20s from 1960 to 1962 and co-starred in the 1960s movies It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World, Good Neighbor Sam and That Darn Cat! After retiring from acting, she moved with her husband to Bainbridge Island, Wash., where she lived in privacy. She died of emphysema April 25, 2010, at age 75.