Ironically, it was also her hair that was her undoing.
Appearing in her first film with Cary Grant filming north of Malibu, an airplane circled overhead before landing too close.
Blessed with a jaw-dropping figure, Russell was one of the major actresses and sex symbols of the mid-20th century.
Many men like to give women head, so why couldn't other women enjoy doing it too? Actress Bette Davis, recently vaulted to a new level of stardom with the film Jezebel, was having an affair with the film's director William Wyler and now pregnant.
Thereafter, she starred in several other movies — from comedy to thriller to drama.
She did not make another film until 1946 when she portrayed Joan Kenwood in Young Widow inÂ 1946.