Carolyn Jones in 'House of Wax'

Carolyn Jones (1930 - 1983)

Film Deaths:Edit

  • House of Wax (1953) [Cathy Gray]: Strangled (off-screen) in her bedroom by Vincent Price. Her body is shown afterwards when Phyllis Kirk discovers her, again later on in the morgue, and finally as the Joan of Arc exhibit in Vincent's museum (after being encased in wax). (See also Monica Bannister in the 1933 version Mystery of the Wax Museum.) (Thanks to Dr. Babinsky)
  • Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956) [Theodora 'Teddy' Belicec]: Replaced (off-screen) by an alien pod duplicate; we learn of her fate afterwards when King Donovan informs Kevin McCarthy. (Thanks to PortsGuy)
  • King Creole (1958) [Ronnie]: Shot in the back by Walter Matthau while running down a pier with Elvis Presley; she dies in Elvis' arms shortly afterwards. (Thanks to Ed)

Television Deaths:Edit

Noteworthy ConnectionsEdit

Ex-wife of Aaron Spelling

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