Stella Stevens

About Stella Stevens

Stella Stevens (born Estelle Eggleston; October 1, 1938) is a retired American film, television, and stage actress. She began her acting career in 1959, and starred in such popular films as ‘Girls! Girls! Girls!’, ‘The Nutty Professor’, ‘The Courtship of Eddie’s Father’, ‘The Silencers’, ‘Where Angels Go, Trouble Follows’, ‘The Ballad of Cable Hogue’, and ‘The Poseidon Adventure’. Stevens also appeared in numerous television series, miniseries, and movies, including ‘Alfred Hitchcock Presents’, ‘Bonanza’, ‘The Love Boat’, ‘Hart to Hart’, ‘Newhart’, ‘Murder, She Wrote’, ‘Magnum, P.I.’, ‘Highlander: The Series’, and ‘Twenty Good Years’. 

In 1960, she won a Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year – Actress. Stevens has also worked as a film producer, director, and writer, with three Playboy pictorials, and the January 1960 title of ‘Playmate of the Month’, during the time that she was one of the most photographed women in the world. Stevens’ final screen appearance was her portrayal of Mary Jane in the 2010 film ‘Megaconda’, before her retirement in the same year. Learn More…

Stella Stevens