Jayne Mansfield was an American film, theater and television actress. She was also a nightclub entertainer, a singer and one of the early Playboy Playmates.
She was a major Hollywood sex symbol during the 1950’s and early 1960’s and one of 20th Century Fox’s main sex symbol actresses.
She was also known for her well-publicized personal life and publicity stunts, such as wardrobe malfunctions. Although Mansfield’s film career was short-lived, she had several box-office successes and won a Theater World Award and a Golden Globe.