She could be a really good dramatic actress and a really good comedic actress. In her screen test for the role of Montana Wildhack in Slaughterhouse Five , Perrine came in with no headshots to offer the producers, but at their request she wore one of her showgirl outfits, a G-string and skimpy bra, so they could see her figure. Even if her star faded with time, she left behind a sensational body of work, literally and figuratively. The final collapse of the studio system in the late 60s resulted in a decade of artistic though admittedly bourgeoisie auteur-driven films, before the 80s ushered in the age of the blockbuster, a precursor to today's franchise-driven cinema industry. Yet she plays the act with grace and poise, and an all-knowing grin that says she's smart enough to know the difference between them and her.
Aubrianna. Age: 20.
She spent time as a child in a convent in Japan, and her army-brat teenage years included stops in Paris and Rome.
Joslyn. Age: 22.
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That attitude helped land her the role of Honey Harlowe in Lenny. Yet she plays the act with grace and poise, and an all-knowing grin that says she's smart enough to know the difference between them and her. She also gave a great performance in W. Fields and Me opposite Rod Steiger, who she calls a "real jerk.