Best known for her role of "Gwen Kirby" in 13 episodes of How to Marry a Millionaire (1957).
Younger sister of Teala Loring, Debra Paget and Frank Griffin.
Was once up for the role of Anita in the film version of West Side Story (1961), which ultimately went to Rita Moreno, who won the Academy Award.
"B" movie actress of the 1950s who didn't make it past campy rock-n-roll schlock and horror opuses. A frequent dramatic star of the Perry Mason (1957) series, she retired in 1970 to raise her daughter.
She had seven grandchildren.
She had a daughter, Lisa Janell (born July 5, 1963), with her husband, Bently.
She graduated from Hollywood Professional School in June 1953.
Aunt of Roxane Griffin.
Her parents are Frank Henry Griffin, a painter, and Margaret Griffin, an actress.
Her family moved to Los Angeles after her sister Teala was signed to a movie contract by Paramount. Lisa had a screen test at Universal International and signed with them in 1953.