Acting, beauty, and fashion have highlighted the versatile career of Arlene Dahl. This Scandinavian redhead, often called the most beautiful woman in films, has starred in 30 motion picture, nineteen stage plays, (7 of them musicals, including the Tony Award winning "Applause" at the famed Palace Theater on Broadway), authored 16 best-selling books on beauty, health, astrology and for 20 years wrote an international, thrice weekly syndicated beauty column for THE CHICAGO TRIBUNE-NEW YORK NEWS SYNDICATE, which was translated into five languages.
Arlene Dahl has guest-starred on all of the best known television programs, comedies and musical comedies in theaters throughout the country, including four on Broadway. Among her many television credits are PEPSI COLA THEATER (hostess, ABC); CHRYSLER THEATER (Drama, CBS), Max Factor OPENING NIGHT (Hostess, NBC), numerous guest appearances on THE MERV GRIFFIN SHOW, ABC MOVIE OF THE WEEK, WHO KILLED MAXWELL THORNE?
Ms. Dahls many
stage credits include the Broadway musical MR. STRAUSS GOES TO BOSTON,
QUESTIONABLE LADIES, CYRANO DE BERGERAC, APPLAUSE, PALJOEY, A LITTLE NIGHT
MUSIC and BELL, BOOK AND CANDLE.
She was recently awarded the "Lifetime Achievement Award" for her work in films, theater, and television at The World Fest (1994). She also has a bronze star on Hollywoods Walk of Fame at Hollywood and Vine.
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