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Carol Wayne


Celebrity of film and tv who became most widely known on her behalf 100-plus appearances seeing that the buxom Matinée Female in the Tonight Present with Johnny Carson. She was also a normal in sketches in the Crimson Skelton Present. She was a teenage body skater along with her sister Nina Wayne. The sisters would become showgirls from the Folies Bergère on the Tropicana Holiday resort & Modern casino in NEVADA before you begin their television professions in the middle-1960s. She submitted for personal bankruptcy the same calendar year that she posed for Playboy newspaper. She was a guest-star on many tv series, including Bewitched and I Imagine Jeannie. She wedded 3 x in her life time to husbands Larry Cera, Barry Feinstein and Burt Sugarman. Teresa Ganzel was a successor of Carol’s Matinée Female persona in the Tonight Show.

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Full Name Carol Wayne
Date Of Birth September 6, 1942
Place Of Birth Illinois
Height 1.75 m
Profession TV Actress
Nationality American
Spouse Burt Sugarman, Barry Feinstein
Children Alex Feinstein
Siblings Nina Wayne
Movies Heartbreakers, Surf II, Savannah Smiles, Joe Dancer: The Big Black Pill, Scavenger Hunt, The Party, Gypsy Angels, Every Man Needs One
TV Shows The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, Love, American Style, Turn-On
Star Sign Virgo

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1Appeared in the February 1984 issue of Playboy magazine.
2On the day of her untimely death, Carol Wayne's traveling companion was a Los Angeles car dealer named Edward Durston. More than 15 years earlier, Mr. Durston had been with Diane Linkletter, daughter of Art Linkletter, on the night of her tragic demise.
3Mother, with Barry Feinstein, of son Alex Feinstein.
4Can be seen as an audience member in Monterey Pop outtakes disc. Her husband, at the time, was Barry Feinstein, one of the many Cinematographers of the event.
5She and her sister skated with Ice Capades as teenagers.
6Was a topless showgirl at Las Vegas' Foiles Bergere.
7Played opposite Johnny Carson on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (1962) as the Matinee Lady, in "Art Fern's Tea-Time Movies".
8Older sister of actress Nina Wayne. Aunt of Jessica Barrymore.



E. Nick: A Legend in His Own Mind1984Regine
Surf II1984Mrs. O'Finlay
Savannah Smiles1982Doreen
The Fall Guy1981TV SeriesActress in Bar Scene / Rose
The Big Black Pill1981TV MovieAllegra Farinpour
Gypsy Angels1980Waitress
Scavenger Hunt1979Nurse
Heaven on Earth1979TV Movie
Emergency!1974TV SeriesRenee 'Miss October'
Medical Center1974TV SeriesBlanche
The Girl with Something Extra1973TV SeriesMimi
Every Man Needs One1972TV MovieNancy
Mannix1972TV SeriesBobbi
Love, American Style1970-1972TV SeriesRosie (segment "Love and the Little Black Book") / Karen Joy (segment "Love and the Newscasters") / (segment "Love and the Lady Killers") / ...
The Bold Ones: The Lawyers1971TV SeriesChristie Mullins
Sarge1971TV SeriesReceptionist
The Red Skelton Hour1970TV SeriesChambermaid / NBC Soundstage Tour Guide
Bewitched1969TV SeriesBunny
The Party1968June Warren
I Dream of Jeannie1967TV SeriesBootsie Nightingale
Occasional Wife1967TV SeriesMiss Orange Grove
I Spy1967TV SeriesTemple
The Girl from U.N.C.L.E.1966TV SeriesSheila
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.1966TV SeriesGinger LaVeer
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1962TV SeriesArt Fern's Tea-Time Movie Lady (1971-1982)



Best Chest in the West1984VideoHerself (Judge)
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson1967-1984TV SeriesHerself / Herself - Guest / Tea Time Matinee Lady / ...
Two Top Bananas1982TV MovieHerself
The Alan Thicke Show1980-1981TV SeriesHerself
Celebrity Sweepstakes1974-1977TV SeriesHerself
Dinah!1975TV SeriesHerself
Don Adams' Screen Test1975TV Series
The Hollywood Squares1972TV SeriesGuest Appearance
Mantrap1971TV SeriesHerself / panelist
The Virginia Graham Show1971TV SeriesHerself
Monterey Pop1968DocumentaryHerself - Audience Member (uncredited)
You Are What You Eat1968DocumentaryHerself
The Pat Boone Show1968TV SeriesHerself

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American Masters2012TV Series documentaryHerself

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1A classic bubbly blonde bombshell from TV and movies

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