Janice Rule

Born Aug 15, 1931

Mary Janice Rule was an American actress "at her most convincing playing embittered, neurotic socialites".

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Janice Rule.


1931 Birth Born on August 15, 1931.


1949 17 Years Old She began dancing at the Chez Paree nightclub at fifteen, which paid for ballet lessons, and was a dancer in the 1949 Broadway production of Miss Liberty. … Read More
1951 19 Years Old She was pictured on the cover of Life magazine of January 8, 1951, as being someone to watch in the entertainment industry. … Read More


1953 21 Years Old Rule was in the original 1953 Broadway cast of William Inge's Picnic (in the role of Madge Owens, the innocent beauty, played by Kim Novak in the film version) whose company also included Paul Newman who was making his debut on Broadway. … Read More
1955 23 Years Old They had appeared in the Broadway play The Carefree Tree in 1955. … Read More
1956 24 Years Old Rule had a brief engagement to Farley Granger in 1956.


1973 41 Years Old She began her formal studies in 1973, specializing in treating her fellow actors, and received her Ph.D ten years later from the Southern California Psychoanalytic Institute in Los Angeles.


2003 72 Years Old She practiced in New York and Los Angeles and continued to act occasionally until her death from a cerebral hemorrhage in 2003. … Read More
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