She was one of Hollywood's most famous sex symbols, who along with the likes of Rita Hayworth and Ava Gardner became one of the pinup girls of WWII. One look at the promo shots of Jane Russell in The Outlaw, and it's easy to see why.
With her sultry looks, and bombshell figure, you could even argue that her acting ability was beside the point. The actress was undoubtedly an icon of the Forties and Fifties who was at her best in comedies which played up to her siren image.
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