Blessed with a jaw-dropping figure, Russell was one of the major actresses and sex symbols of the mid-20th century.
She was a gifted comedienne, to be sure, but her acting skills were mostly underutilized, barring standout roles in the saucy comedy Gentlemen Prefer Blondes 1953 alongside fellow sex goddess Marilyn Monroe, the sequel Gentlemen Marry Brunettes 1955 , and the romantic drama The Revolt of Mamie Stover 1956.
She breathed her last at her home on 28th February 2011 due to respiratory-related illness.
Blessed with a voluptuous figure, Russell was one of the leading actresses and sex symbols of the mid-20th century.
Cinema happened, unfortunately to her, as Howard Hughes spotted Jane on a reality show.