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Angie Dickinson is an American actress on film and television best known for her roles in Dressed to Kill, Ocean's Eleven and on the hit 1970s television series Police Woman.
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Angie Dickinson was born on September 30, 1931 in Kulm, North Dakota. Her show business career began in national beauty pageants which led to small television roles. Her breakthrough film performance was in Howard Hawks' Rio Bravo. In the 1970s, she starred in the television series, Police Woman and in 1980,
Brian DePalma's film Dressed To Kill. Dickinson was married to composer Burt Bacharach from 1966 to 1980.
Actress Angeline Brown was born on September 30, 1931 in Kulm, North Dakota. After her family moved to California when she was eleven, Angie began entering and winning beauty pageants. She attended Bellamarine Jefferson High in Burbank and then Glendale College and Immaculate Heart College. After she married her college sweetheart, Gene Dickinson, she officially became Angie Dickinson.
As a national beauty pageant contestant, Dickinson made the rounds on television and eventually started to receive small acting parts. Her breakthrough role came in Howard Hawks?? Rio Bravo and was followed by such feature films as Sabrina, Point Blank and The Killers.
When her film career slowed in the 1970s, she reinvented herself as the star of the hit television adventure series Police Woman, which ran for four seasons. Since then, she has appeared infrequently in films, including small rolls in 2000??s Pay It Forward with Kevin Spacey and Helen Hunt, and 2001??s Big Bad Love and Ocean's Eleven.
Dickinson was married to composer Burt Bacharach from 1966 to 1980.
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