Biography

Actress, dancer, and model Helene Stanley got her start in films singing in 1942's Girl's Town. She then danced for a time with the Jivin' Jacks and Jills in a few films. Around 1950, she became a live-action model for the Walt Disney-animated feature Cinderella. The movements and body type of Cinderella belong to Stanely. She went on to provide the models for Sleeping Beauty and the wife in 101 Dalmations. She also continued appearing in a few live-action features. Stanley retired from film in the early '60s. ~ Sandra Brennan, Rovi