Sharon Tate (1943–1969)


STARmeter
Top 5000
Up 1,388 this week
Sharon's early life was one of constant moving as her father served in the military. When she lived in Italy, she was voted "Homecoming Queen" of her high school. After being an extra in a few Italian films, Sharon headed to Hollywood where she would again start as an extra. Her first big break came when she was cast as the shapely bank secretary,... See full bio »

Child Stars, Then and Now

Check out some of our favorite child stars from movies and television. See how many you recognize now that they're grown up.

See the gallery

Hollywood Romances: Our Favorite Couples

Check out some of our favorite couples in Hollywood.

See the full list

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

The Beverly Hillbillies
Back to Marineland (S3, Ep7)
Sat, Jul 09 4:30 AM PDT on FETV (477)
The Beverly Hillbillies
Dash Riprock, You Cad (S3, Ep17)
Fri, Jul 15 1:00 AM PDT on FETV (477)

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 28 people
created 19 Apr 2020
 
a list of 46 people
created 19 Apr 2011
 
a list of 45 people
created 13 Feb 2021
 
a list of 40 people
created 08 Aug 2013
 
a list of 39 people
created 22 Nov 2020
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Sharon Tate's work have you seen?

User Polls

2 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Known For

Valley of the Dolls Jennifer North
(1967)
The Wrecking Crew Freya Carlson
(1968)
(1967)
Eye of the Devil Odile de Caray
(1966)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actress (11 credits)
 1969 12 + 1
Pat
 1968 The Wrecking Crew
Freya Carlson
 1967 Valley of the Dolls
Jennifer North
 1967 The Fearless Vampire Killers
Sarah Shagal
 1967 Don't Make Waves
Malibu
 1966 Eye of the Devil
Odile de Caray
 1963-1965 The Beverly Hillbillies (TV Series)
Janet Trego / Young Lady - Party Guest / Mary
- The Possum Parade (1965) ... Janet Trego
- Possum Day (1965) ... Janet Trego
- The Clampetts vs. Automation (1965) ... Janet Trego
- Double Naught Jethro (1965) ... Janet Trego
- Dash Riprock, You Cad (1965) ... Janet Trego
 1965 The Man from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series)
Therapist
- The Girls of Nazarone Affair (1965) ... Therapist
 1964 The Americanization of Emily
Beautiful Girl (uncredited)
 1963 Mister Ed (TV Series)
Telephone Operator / Girl
- Love Thy New Neighbor (1963) ... Telephone Operator
- Ed Discovers America (1963) ... Girl
 1961 Barabbas
Patrician in Arena (uncredited)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (14 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (49 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Print ads for Coppertone Sun Tan Lotion as well as with Variety columnist Army Archerd, a radio ad campaign for Coppertone in conjunction with the release of Don't Make Waves (1967). See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Biographical Movies | 3 Print Biographies | 10 Portrayals | 1 Article | 9 Pictorials | 86 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Sharon Polanski | Sharon

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)

Spouse:

Roman Polanski  (her death)

Children:

Polanski, Paul Richard

Parents:

Doris Tate | Tate, Paul

Relatives:

Patricia Tate (sibling) | See more »
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

Sexiness is all in the eye of the beholder. I think it should be. Absolutely. My sex appeal, whatever it might be, isn't obvious . . . at least to me. See more »

Trivia:

Had enormous brown eyes and a dazzling smile. At the time of her death, she was known as one of the most beautiful women in Hollywood. See more »

Trademark:

Large, distinctive brown eyes See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed