Jayne Mansfield on TV: Hollywood Sex Symbol of the 1950s and Early 1960s

Download "Jayne Mansfield on TV: Hollywood Sex Symbol of the 1950s and Early 1960s" MP3 or MP4 for free - the fastest high quality YouTube to MP3 and MP4 converter in high definition

Description: Throughout her career, Mansfield was compared by the media to the reigning sex symbol of the period, Marilyn Monroe. 20th Century Fox groomed her, as well as Sheree North, to substitute Monroe, their resident "blonde bombshell", while Universal Pictures launched Van Doren as their substitute. The studio launched Mansfield, their new bombshell, with a grand 40-day tour of England and Europe from September 25 to November 6, 1957. She adopted Monroe's vocal mannerisms instead of her original husky voice and Texan speech, performed in two plays that were based on Marilyn Monroe vehicles -- Bus Stop and Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, and her role in The Wayward Bus was strongly influenced by Monroe's character in Bus Stop.Other studios also tried to find their own version of Monroe. Columbia Pictures tried it with Cleo Moore, Warner Bros. with Carroll Baker, Paramount Pictures with Anita Ekberg, and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer with Barbara Lang, while Diana Dors was dubbed as England's answer to Mansfield. Jacqueline Susann wrote, "When one studio has a Marilyn Monroe, every other studio is hiring Jayne Mansfield and Mamie Van Doren." The crowd of contenders also included Diana Dors, Sheree North, Kim Novak, Cleo Moore, Joi Lansing, Beverly Michaels, Barbara Nichols and Greta Thyssen, and even two brunettes -- Elizabeth Taylor and Jane Russell. Mamie Van Doren, Diana Dors and Kim Novak also acted in various productions of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes. But, even when Mansfield's film roles were drying up, she was widely considered to be Monroe's primary rival, and she considered Mamie Van Doren as her professional nemesis. At one point, Monroe, Mansfield and Mamie came to be known as "The Three M's."Because of her striking figure, newspapers in the 1950s routinely published her body measurements, which once led to evangelist Billy Graham exclaiming, "This country knows more about Jayne Mansfield's statistics than the Second Commandment." Mansfield claimed a 41-inch bust line and a 22-inch waist when she made her Broadway debut in 1955, though some scholars dispute those figures. She came to be known as "the Cleavage Queen" and "the Queen of Sex and Bosom." Mansfield's breasts fluctuated in size, it was said, from her pregnancies and nursing her five children. Her smallest measurement was 40D (102 cm), which was constant throughout the 1950s, and her largest was 46DD (117 cm), measured by the press in 1967. According to Playboy, her vital statistics were 40D-21-36 (102-53-91 cm) on her 5'6" (1.68 m) frame. According to her autopsy report, she was 5'8" (1.73 m).It has been claimed that her bosom was a major force behind the development of the 1950s brassieres, including the "Whirlpool bra", Cuties, the "Shutter bra", the "Action bra", latex pads, cleavage-revealing designs and uplift outline. R. L. Rutsky and Bill Osgerby have claimed that it was Mansfield, along with Marilyn Monroe and Brigitte Bardot, who made the bikini popular. Drawing on the Freudian concept of fetishism, British science fiction writer and socio-cultural commentator J. G. Ballard commented that Mae West, Mansfield and Monroe's breasts "loomed across the horizon of popular consciousness." But, as the 1960s approached, according to Dave Kehr, the anatomy that had made her a star turned her into a joke. In this decade, the female body ideal shifted to appreciate the slim waif-like features popularized by supermodel Twiggy, actress Audrey Hepburn and other, demarcating the demise of the busty blonde bombshells.

Jayne Mansfield on TV: Hollywood Sex Symbol of the 1950s and Early 1960s - Download MP3 music or MP4 video:

Watch Video OnlineDownload MP3 Download Video

Are you the owner of this convertable material and do you want to disable the conversion of your media on Then you can request a conversion block for this video.

Similar videos which can be converted to MP3 music or MP4 videos
Free MP3 Download of Jayne Mansfield Interview: American Actress in Film, Theatre, and Television high quality MP4

Jayne Mansfield (born Vera Jayne Palmer; April 19, 1933 -- June 29, 1967) was an American actress in film, theatre, and television, a nightclub entertainer, ...

The Film Archives
22 Aug 2012
Download MP3
Jayne Mansfield - from Hollywood to Yorkshire

Available on DVD from In April 1967 Hollywood icon Jayne Mansfield arrived in the Northern mill town of Bat...

13 Apr 2012
Download MP3
La Noche De... - La verdad sobre Jayne Mansfield

La verdad sobre Jayne Mansfield en La Noche De... Aunque en el cine se especializó en papeles de rubia tonta no era ni lo uno ni lo otro. La actriz tenía un ...

05 Jul 2012
Download MP3
All About - Jayne Mansfield

What is Jayne Mansfield? A report all about Jayne Mansfield for homework/assignment Jayne Mansfield (born Vera Jayne Palmer; April 19, 1933 – June 29, 1967) ...

All About
07 Sep 2014
Download MP3
Jayne Mansfield Segment on TV Land Myths & Legends

Segment that i appeared and worked on with Gay Rosenthal Productions, debunking the "MYTH" about Jayne Mansfield being decapitated. The photos, newspapers, v...

17 Mar 2011
Download MP3
Jayne Mansfield * *

1933-1967† Playmate and actress. While in Biloxi, Mississippi, for an engagement at the Gus Stevens Supper Club, Mansfield stayed at the Cabana Courtyard Apa...

21 Nov 2011
Download MP3
Free MP3 Download of Jayne Mansfield - Suey high quality MP4

Jayne Mansfield Tribute, Suey B side from, As The Clouds Drift By, from 1967, (with Jimi Hendrix) (Jayne Mansfield Photo ...

Poedie van Laar
05 Oct 2011
Download MP3
Jayne Mansfield "Mysteries & Scandals"

Alison Martino
10 Aug 2013
Download MP3
Jayne Mansfield Documentary

Jayne Mansfield documentary.

21 Sep 2013
Download MP3
Death of Jayne Mansfield (GRAPHIC)

21 Sep 2013
Download MP3
Jayne Mansfield on visiting U.S. troops in Vietnam (1967) - from THE EDUCATION ARCHIVE

Archivist Alex Cherian presents a highly emotional 1967 film clip of actress Jayne Mansfield returning home from a goodwill tour of U.S. troops in South Viet...

Intelligent Channel
02 Nov 2012
Download MP3
Mariska Hargitay Accepts Her Star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame, Video By Woody McBreairty

Actress Mariska Hargitay accepts her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame next to her mother, the late Jayne Mansfield, Nov. 8, 2013. Mariska was accompanied b...

Woody McBreairty
09 Nov 2013
Download MP3
Jayne Mansfield & 2-Year-Old Mariska Hargitay (Merv Griffin Show 1966)

Less than a year before her tragic death, Jayne Mansfield visits Merv and Henny Youngman with four dogs and four kids in tow, including an adorably precociou...

Merv GriffinShow
03 Dec 2012
Download MP3
Jayne Mansfield on TV: Hollywood

    Hey guys! is an easy online tool to convert videos from YouTube, Dailymotion and Vimeo to high quality MP3 music or MP4 video files. Important: You must agree to our terms of service before using this web application! Have fun! ;)

    How it works: Go to YouTube and find a video you want to download, copy its URL (like into the text field at the top of this page and press "Go". bookmarklet:

    Drag the bookmarklet above to your browser toolbar, so you can download your MP3s and MP4s fast and comfortly by pressing on this bookmarklet whenever you're browsing YouTube.

    Another awesome shortcut: whenever you're on YouTube just enter the two letters "xd" before the video URL and press enter: => ;)