Born 1938 in San Antonio, Texas, American actress Paula Prentiss is best known for her film roles in Where the Boys Are (1960), What’s New Pussycat? (1965), Catch-22 (1970), The Parallax View (1974), and The Stepford Wives (1975).
From 1967 to 1968, Prentiss co-starred with her husband Richard Benjamin in the CBS sitcom He & She, for which she received a nomination for Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series.
Except for brief cameo roles, Prentiss had not appeared in a feature film for more than 30 years, until 2016’s I Am the Pretty Thing That Lives in the House, a horror film directed by Oz Perkins. It premiered Sept. 10, 2016 at the Toronto International Film Festival.
Take a look at these gorgeous photos to see the beauty of young Paula Prentiss in the 1960s.