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  Suzy Parker had more than met the eye
Suzy's sister, Dorian Leigh, was a major model in the '40s.
I thought it was Suzy in the unforgettable "Fire and Ice" advertisements for Revlon lip and nail color, but I later learned it was Dorian in the dazzling red gown.
Suzy made half a dozen or so films, being one of the first of the top models I can recall who tried her wings beyond fashion shoots.
www.post-gazette.com /columnists/20030601cloud0601fnp1.asp   (757 words)

 Chanel Girl Suzy Parker Dead At 69, Model And Actress Helped Pave The Way For Today's Supermodels - CBS News
Parker, known in later life as Suzy Parker Dillman, died Saturday night at her home in Montecito, according to her stepdaughter, Pamela Dillman Harmon.
Parker, known for her full, red hair and beautiful bone structure, was the signature face for designer Coco Chanel, photographed by the likes of Richard Avedon and Milton H. Greene.
In Hollywood, Parker met her third husband, actor Bradford Dillman, who is best known for his work on television, on just about every show from "Kraft Television Theater" and "Dr. Kildare" on through "McCloud" and "Murder, She Wrote." They married in 1963.
www.cbsnews.com /stories/2003/05/06/entertainment/main552447.shtml   (500 words)

 1950s 'supermodel' Suzy Parker dead at 69 - The Honolulu Advertiser - Hawaii's Newspaper
Suzy Parker, one of the fashion world's great beauties who became the industry's highest-paid cover girl in the 1950s, has died at 69.
Parker was a favorite subject of fashion photographer Richard Avedon, who used one of his photographs of Parker on the cover of his 2001 book "Made in France," a collection of his work.
Parker is survived by her husband four children, two stepchildren and four grandchildren.
the.honoluluadvertiser.com /article/2003/May/06/ln/ln29a.html   (490 words)

 AskMen.com - Parker Posey
Born in Baltimore and raised in the South, Parker Posey wasn't even expected to survive her infancy because she was born prematurely.
Parker Christian Posey was born on November 8, 1968, in Baltimore, Maryland.
Parker's grandmother eventually gave her the nickname "Missy" when the family started worrying that Parker's unusual name would cause her to be picked on at school.
www.askmen.com /women/actress_250/262_parker_posey.html   (390 words)

 Caring for a Quadriplegic | Tumbling After | Susan Parker
Suzy Parker lives with her husband Ralph in North Oakland, California.
Because Susan Parker writes like an old master, and she has a way with words that is as rich and funny and sad and lonely and mad as one could ask.
Four or five times, Suzy alone or Suzy with Ralph in his chair go off to therapists to find out why she is so depressed.
www.ralphmag.org /CB/tumbling-after.html   (583 words)

 Model Citizen - Suzy Parker (Metro Times Detroit)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Unlike her publicly mute confreres — of models, Parker once remarked, "You never met a skinnier, meaner bunch of people" — she was chatty, expansive, and outspoken on politics, culture, and social mores.
(A playful dissembler, Parker invented histories, so records often state that she was born in Texas and attended high school in Florida.) Her older sister, Dorian Leigh, already a successful cover girl, introduced Parker, only 15, to modeling doyenne Ford, who declared her too tall at 5-foot-9 but offered her contract anyway.
But Parker never seemed particularly at ease away from the still camera, and she abandoned acting altogether by 1966, having married Dillman three years earlier; the pair settled in Montecito, Calif., near Santa Barbara, in 1968, where they raised a family.
www.metrotimes.com /editorial/story.asp?id=5825   (566 words)

 Suzy Parker (Beatles Song) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Suzy Parker is a song recorded by The Beatles during the Get Back sessions in 1969.
It was later published on a bootleg named Hahst Az Sön.
The cover gives the title as "When You Get to Suzy Parker Everybody Gets Well Done".
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Suzy_Parker_(Beatles_Song)   (138 words)

 Suzy Parker | Biography | MTV Movies
An elegant, red-haired beauty, high-priced cover-girl-turned-actress Suzy Parker is generally considered the forerunner to modern-day supermodels.
Born Cecilia Ann Renee Parker in Long Island, NY, Parker's sister Dorian Leigh (also a popular fashion model) attempted to help her break into the industry by introducing her to renowned modeling agent Eileen Ford, who immediately dismissed the 14-year-old as too tall.
Though Parker would appear in films well into the 1960s, the happily married couple would move to Montecito in 1968 in a bid to escape the bright lights of Hollywood.
www.mtv.com /movies/person/48617/bio.jhtml   (256 words)

 Workplace Learning and Performance Center
Suzy also manages all physical inventory and is instrumental in creating and maintaining a database system to track all equipment and electronic items purchased by the center.
Suzy is trained in the financials and student administration portion of PeopleSoft software implemented at Southern Miss two years ago.
Suzy is in the process of completing her undergraduate degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Management Information Systems and a minor in Geographical Information Systems in the College of Science and Technology at Southern Miss, with hopes of entering the Workforce Training and Development master’s program in the future.
www.usm.edu /wlpi/bios/sknight.html   (262 words)

 Suzy Parker -
Suzy Parker (October 28, 1932 - May 3, 2003) was an American model and actress, born Cecilia Ann Renee Parker in Long Island, New York, died in Montecito, California, USA.
She was the first model to earn more than $US100 per hour and $100,000 per year, and at one point she was the highest paid model in the industry at $US200 per hour.
Before her, most models were smaller but Suzy was 5'10" by age 14 and had flame red hair.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/Suzy_Parker   (328 words)

 Suzy Parker Current Month TV Schedule
Starring Fred Astaire, Audrey Hepburn, Kay Thompson, Michel Auclair, Suzy Parker, Robert Flemyng, Ruta Lee, Iphigenie Castiglioni, Jean Del Val, Alex Gerry.
Starring Cary Grant, Jayne Mansfield, Suzy Parker, Leif Erickson, Ray Walston, Jack Mullaney, Ben Wright, Harry Carey Jr, Larry Blyden.
Suzy Parker, Richard Long, Collin Wilcox, Pamela Austin.
www.tv-now.com /stars/suzypark.html   (178 words)

 USATODAY.com - Former model, actress Parker dies at 69   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Model-actress Suzy Parker, one of the most recognizable faces of the 1950s and a forerunner of the supermodel, has died.
Suzy Parker was at one time the highest paid model, earning $200 an hour.
She took her sister to see modeling agent Eileen Ford, who promptly declared that the teenager — at 5 feet, 9 inches — was too tall.
www.usatoday.com /life/2003-05-05-parker-obit_x.htm   (451 words)

 Claudia Sternbach column Uphill woman tumbles down the rabbit hole June 2, 2002
Although Suzy wasn’t sure he was looking at her — he might have been checking out her niece.
Then again, Suzy did have her eyebrows waxed for the first time ever, and perfectly arched brows can be quite a turn on.
Suzy’s publisher sent me two copies of her book, so Michael and I don’t have to fight over who reads it first.
www.santacruzsentinel.com /archive/2002/June/02/style/stories/06style.htm   (801 words)

 Suzy Parker
Suzy Parker Dies at 70; Fashion Model, Actress
Suzy Parker dies at 69; was 'the' face of the 1950s.(Society)
Former model, actress Suzy Parker dies at 69; redhead was `the' face of the 1950s
www.infoplease.com /ipa/A0908290.html   (158 words)

 [Deathwatch] Suzy Parker, 'The' model of the 1950s, 69   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Model, actress Suzy Parker dies at 69 'The' model of the 1950s Monday, May 5, 2003 Posted: 2:05 PM EDT (1805 GMT) http://www.cnn.com/2003/SHOWBIZ/Movies/05/05/obit.parker.ap/index.html SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) -- Model-actress Suzy Parker, one of the most recognizable faces of the 1950s and a forerunner of the supermodel, has died.
You can always melt them down." In 1957, Parker made her Hollywood debut in the musical "Funny Face," starring Fred Astaire and Audrey Hepburn.
She took her sister to see modeling agent Eileen Ford, who promptly declared that the teenager -- at 5 feet, 9 inches -- was too tall.
slick.org /pipermail/deathwatch/2003-May/000413.html   (465 words)

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The favorite hotel of Carrie Bradshaw (played by Sarah Jessica Parker) in New York is the Metropolitan, which serves organic cuisine in its restaurant.
Parker Posey hails from Laurel, Mississippi the daughter of Chris Posey owner of Laurel's own Posey Chevrolet.
Parker attended high school at R.H. Watkins High School in Laurel, Mississippi and college at the prestigious SUNY Purchase.
lycos.cs.cmu.edu /info/suzy-parker.html   (309 words)

 Suzy Parker information at Celebrityinformation.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Browse through Suzy Parker latest information, detailed biographies, much facts, good written articles, a lot of up-to-date news, long memorabilias, interesting stats, contact information, full written trivias and tons of other content about her.
Find out where Suzy Parker is credited alongside another name or discuss with other nice people about her latest appearance.
Suzy Parker latest information, detailed biographies, much facts, a lot of up-to-date news, long memorabilias and tons of other content about her at Celebrityinformation.net
www.celebrityinformation.net /Women-P/Suzy-Parker.html   (329 words)

 BeatleLinks Fab Forum - The "Mystery" of Suzie Parker..
it is copyrighted (1971) to all four beatles under the title 'suzy parker', so iguess that settles that.
It seems whomever got the song copyrighted misunderstood what the boys were singing, and assumed it to be about Suzy Parker, a well known model in England at the time.
Although whether the real Suzy heard it is unknown, the connotations could not have been less flattering.
www.beatlelinks.net /forums/showthread.php?t=3908   (737 words)

 Suzy Parker @ Filmbug
She died on May 3, 2003 in Montecito, California at the age of 69.
Married three times, she took her third husband's name and was known as Suzy Parker Dillman after she retired from celebrity life.
Tell us what you think of Suzy Parker in the Filmbug forum...
www.filmbug.com /db/344805   (266 words)

 THE WILD WILD WEST @ wildwildwest.org - In Memoriam: Suzy Parker   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
THE WILD WILD WEST @ wildwildwest.org - In Memoriam: Suzy Parker
Suzy Parker, pioneering supermodel and sometime actress of the 1950s and 1960s, is dead at the age of 69.
She had been married since 1963 to actor Bradford Dillman (Mike Trayne in "The Night of the Cut-Throats" [1967]), who survives her with three children and four grandchildren.
www.wildwildwest.org /forum/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=367   (78 words)

 *STAR TV - KINO - News - 06.05.2003 - Die Schauspielerin Suzy Parker stirbt 69-jährig in Kalifornien
Am Samstag ist Suzy Parker im Alter von 69 Jahren in ihrem Haus in Montecito, Kalifornien, gestorben.
Suzy Parker war bekannt für ihre hervorragende Figur und ihr volles, rotes Haar.
Parker war in den 50er und 60er-Jahren auch in Fernsehserien wie «The Twilight Zone»; oder «Tarzan»; zu sehen.
www.startv.ch /kino/news/index.php?news_id=3101   (249 words)

 Suzy Parker
There is also a new fighter who wishes to challenge him for his title…An extremely rare feature, and a must for any fan of Palance or Parker.
Featuring an all-star cast and on-location shooting in Japan, where the story is set, three US Air Force rescue pilots must overcome their personal problems and differences to embark upon a dangerous mission to save raft-bound Japanese survivors from a murderous storm-tossed sea.
As they head for their location, the film flashes back to chronicle the pasts of each pilot to make clear their mixed feelings about their upcoming assignment.
www.videorarities.net /sparker.html   (326 words)

 Suzy Parker at Hollywood.com
A sparkling, tall, red-haired model of the 1950s, Parker had a brief vogue in films.
She made her feature debut as a dancer in Stanley Donen's "Funny Face" and had her first real role in "Kiss Them for Me" (both 1957), opposite Cary Grant.
Parker received favorable notices for her role as Gary Cooper's young lover in "Ten North Frederick" (1958).
www.hollywood.com /celebrity/Suzy_Parker/192910   (407 words)

 Suzy Parker (I) - Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Audrey Hepburn's offbeat role in the film Funny Face (1957) was inspired by Suzy, who made a fashionable cameo appearance (her first film) in the "Think Pink" sequence.
Her older sister, model 'Dorian Leigh', introduced Suzy to Eileen Ford, the doyenne of modeling agents, when she was only 15.
She was the first model to make more than $100 an hour and $100,000 a year.
us.imdb.com /name/nm0662646/bio   (339 words)

 Suzy Parker horoscope   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Moon in Libra makes Suzy Parker interested in modeling, and fashion, and beauty in general.
Sun in Scorpio prides itself on its ability to be candid, thorough, and decisive.
Three planets in Virgo highlight Parker's solar eleventh house of friends and causes adding an "Aquarian" flavour to her nature.
www.librarising.com /astrology/celebs/suzyparker.html   (211 words)

 Amazon.com: The Best of Everything: DVD: Hope Lange,Stephen Boyd,Suzy Parker,Martha Hyer,Diane Baker,Brian ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The spunky trio of Lange, Diane Baker, and Suzy Parker have romantic misadventures aplenty; Baker falls in with smarmy young Robert Evans (he had the tan even back then) and aspiring actress Parker lands in the clutches of heartbreaker stage director Louis Jourdan.
Then there is Diane Baker, fresh faced and innocent at the beginning, but whose life is almost ruined by the wrong man. Most pitiful of all though is Suzy Parker, who gives up her secretarial job to be an actress and is used and then dropped by an important director.
The cast includes Hope Lange, Suzy Parker, Louis Jordan, Diane baker and Stephen Boyd; who better to add extra star power than Joan Crawford as a chain-smoking, orange-haired senior editor who treats her employees the way her lover treats her --- like dirt.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B0007PALUM?v=glance   (2029 words)

 Suzy Parker (1932-2003), Fashion model and actress
Born in Long Island City, New York, she was the daughter of inventor George Parker and the younger sister of model Dorian Leigh.
Parker became the highest paid cover-girl of the 1950s and a favourite of photographer Richard Avedon.
Avedon introduced her to director Stanley Donen who cast her in Funny Face (1957), which started her film career.
www.npg.org.uk /live/search/person.asp?LinkID=mp72262   (122 words)

 FindYourCelebrity.com - Your source for Suzy Parker links, information, cards, fan mail addresses, fan sites, trivias ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The celebrity Suzy Parker was born October 28 1932 in USA and her occupation is actress, supermodel.
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