Sue Lyon

Born Jul 10, 1946

Sue Lyon is an American actress best known for her performances in Lolita (1962), The Night of the Iguana (1964), The Flim-Flam Man (1967), and Evel Knievel (1971).

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1946 Birth Born on July 10, 1946.


1962 15 Years Old 1 More Event
Sue Lyon was 14 years old when she was cast in the role of Dolores "Lolita" Haze, the sexually charged adolescent and the object of an older man's obsessions in Stanley Kubrick's 1962 film, Lolita. … Read More
1963 16 Years Old In 1963, Lyon was again cast as a seductive teen in John Huston's The Night of the Iguana (1964), competing for the affections of Richard Burton's defrocked preacher against the likes of Deborah Kerr and Ava Gardner. … Read More
1965 18 Years Old In 1965, she played a mission worker in China in director John Ford's last feature film, 7 Women.


1967 20 Years Old Lyon played the female lead in the 1967 comedy The Flim-Flam Man and had a supporting role in 1967's Tony Rome which starred Frank Sinatra.
1971 24 Years Old She played the wife of daredevil Evel Knievel in the 1971 film Evel Knievel. … Read More


1986 40 Years Old She continued to work in film and television until 1986.
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