Jane Powell — A singer, dancer, and actress

Jane Powell (born April 1, 1929) is an American singer, dancer and actress. After rising to fame as a singer in her home state of Oregon, Powell signed with MGM while still in her teens and was cast in such musicals as “Royal Wedding” (1951), with Fred Astaire, “A Date with Judy” (1948), with friend Elizabeth Taylor, and “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” (1954), with Howard Keel. After her film career slowed in the late 1950s, Jane Powell has since stayed busy in theater and television.

Jane Powell born April 1, 1929

Jane Powell born April 1, 1929

Jane Powell

Jane Powell

Jane Powell

Jane Powell

Jane Powell publicity photo for the 1950 film "Nancy Goes to Rio"

Jane Powell publicity photo for the 1950 film “Nancy Goes to Rio”

Jane Powell with Ricardo Montalbon In"Two Weeks With Love" (1950).

Jane Powell with Ricardo Montalbon In “Two Weeks With Love” (1950)

Jane Powell with Fred Astaire in "Royal Wedding" (1951)

Jane Powell with Fred Astaire in “Royal Wedding” (1951)

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