Leave It To Beaver
October 17, 2010 by Post Team
Leave It To Beaver, The actress who some believe that personifies the quintessential TV mom is dead. Barbara Billingsley, star of Leave It to Beaver, died this morning at the age of 94. The exact cause of death is not known, but had been unwell for some time.
Born in Los Angeles with Robert Collyer Combes, a police chief, and Lillian A. Combes, who was the youngest of three children. Billingsley, AOs divorced parents while still a child and she fell in love with theater in school.
After spending a year at a junior college in Los Angeles, Billingsley went to Broadway as part of the Straw Hat magazine. Closed quickly, but stayed in New York and worked as a model. In 1945, he obtained a contract with MGM and appeared in a series of small roles in films until the mid 1950′s. Led them to be released in several television a day.
In 1957, Billingsley was signed to play June Cleaver, the mother of comedy Leave It to Beaver, and received top billing on Tony Dow, Hugh Beaumont, and Jerry Mathers. The program originally aired on CBS, but after a while, he moved to ABC and lasted five years. The series ended on its own terms, and was one of the few in the time to have a series finale. In June last episode is the cleaning and finds a photo album. The Cleaver clan ends relating experiences that we had together AOVE through clips from previous episodes.
After that, Billingsley was typecast as the perfect mother and found it difficult to land other roles for several years. She guest-starred in a series of shows in recent years, sometimes in Leave It to Beaver character. Billingsley also said, ??Nanny, AU keeper of Muppet Babies characters in the cartoon series 107 episodes. Billingsley found new game notariety lady ??jive, the African Union on the first plane! film.
In 1983, he joined most of the original cast for the movie beaver However Beaver Meeting on CBS. This led to a totally new situation comedy called The New Leave It to Beaver Beaver. It lasted 104 episodes and Billingsley’s character is now active AOs a widowed grandmother who became a member of the Council of the City of Mayfield.
One of Billingsely, AM last roles on screen was a cameo as Aunt Martha in 1997? S Leave It to Beaver movie. Other original cast members of TV, Ken Osmond and Frank Bank, also had small roles.
Billingsley was married three times and her last husband died in 1981. He is survived by two sons, several grandchildren and generations of grateful viewers.
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