Lee Meriwether Bio, wiki, Age, Career, Height, Weight, Family.
Lee Meriwether is an actress and former model from the United States. Meriwether rose to fame after winning the Miss America competition in 1955. She is best remembered for her roles as Betty Jones in the CBS police drama series Barnaby Jones and Catwoman in the 1966 superhero blockbuster Batman: The Movie.
Lee Meriwether’s Age, Birth
Claudius Gregg Meriwether and Ethel Eve Mulligan gave birth to Lee Ann Meriwether on May 27, 1935. She was the oldest of two daughters and the only daughter of Claudius Gregg Meriwether and Ethel Eve Mulligan. As of November 2020, she is 85 years old and measures 5 feet 812 inches tall (1.74 meters). Meriwether was born in Los Angeles and raised in San Francisco, where he attended George Washington High School and then City College.
In 1955, she has crowned Miss America
In 1954, Lee Meriwether was crowned Miss San Francisco and went on to win the Miss California competition the following year. The following year, she competed in the first-ever live webcast of the Miss America competition, representing California. In 1955, she went on to win the entire competition and was crowned Miss America.
Is Lee Meriwether married or unmarried?
Lee Meriwether is married to her second husband, American actor Marshall Borden of Ryan’s Hope and One Life to Live fame, at the time of this writing. They married on September 21, 1986, and have been married for nearly 34 years. Meriwether previously married Frank Aletter, who was known for his roles in Perry Mason, The Cara Williams Show, La s sie, and Kojak. Kyle Aletter (born May 31, 1960) and Lesley Aletter (born November 12, 1963) are their two children, both of whom are actors.
Net Worth and Career
Some web sources claim so. Lee Meriwether’s net worth is $5 million. The former Miss America (1955) is a 46-year acting veteran who has appeared in over 120 films and television shows. Meriwether joined the NBC news and conversation show The Today Show after winning the Miss America contest in 1955. Meriwether is best recognized for her role as Betty Jones in the CBS detective crime drama series Barnaby Jones from the 1970s. She was nominated for Golden Globes and Primetime Emmy Awards for her performance.
She’s also recognized for playing Catwoman in Batman: The Movie, a 1966 feature film adaption of the DC Comics superhero starring Adam West as the title character.
Aside from that, she’s appeared in films like 4D Man, The Undefeated, The Brothers O’Toole, The Ultimate Gift, Silent But Deadly, Abaddon, A Horse for Summer, A Christmas in New York, Diary of a Lunatic, Hell’s Kitty, and Love & Debt, as well as TV shows like The Young Marrieds, Dr. Kildare, 12 O’Clock High, The Time Tunnel, Mission: Impossible
|Date of Birth:||1935, May-27|
|Age:||86 years old|
|Birth Nation:||United States of America|
|Height:||5 Feet 8 Inch|
|Birth Name||Lee Ann Meriwether|
|Father||Claudius Gregg Meriwether|
|Mother||Ethel Eve Mulligan|
|Birth Place/City||Los Angeles, California, USA|
|Married to||Marshall Borden (September 21, 1986 – present)|
|Divorce||Frank Aletter (April 20, 1958 – 1974)|
|Education||George Washington High School, City College of San Francisco|
|Awards||California Independent Film Festival Award, Los Angeles Independent Film Festival Award, Maverick Movie Award, Sedona International Film Festival Award, Vancouver Short Film Festival Award|
|Movies||4D Man, Batman: The Movie, The Undefeated, The Brothers O’Toole, The Ultimate Gift, Silent But Deadly, Abaddon, A Horse for Summer, A Christmas in New York, Diary of a Lunatic, Hell’s Kitty, Love & Debt|
|TV Show||The Young Marrieds, Dr. Kildare, 12 O’Clock High, The Time Tunnel, Mission: Impossible, The New Andy Griffith Show, The F.B.I., Barnaby Jones, The Munsters Today, All My Children, Project: Phoenix, Kaplan’s Korner|