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Wells, Dawn

Born: 1938 AD
Currently alive, at 81 years of age.

1938 – Dawn Wells was born on the 18th of October in Reno, Nevada. Her father was a real estate owner and developer and her mother was a home maker.


1962 – She married Larry Rosen, a talent agent on the 27th of October.


1964 – Dawn moved to Hollywood and got the role of Mary Ann Summers on CBS’s "Gilligan’s Island".


1967 – Divorced his husband, Larry Rosen.


1975 – She starred with Michael Dante in the independent movie, "Winterhawk", playing a Western settler kidnapped by a Native-American chief.


1990 – She spoofed her character on a commercial for "1-800-COLLECT".


1997 – She co-produced and starred on a television show called "Dawn Wells: Reel Adventures".


1998 – Founded the Dawn Wells’ Film Actors Boot Camp in Driggs, Idaho. The camp is for the already trained actor looking to make the transition from the amateur to the professional actor. Wells still runs the camp to this day.


2003 – Dawn did tours of the plays "Love Letters" with Adam West and Eve Ensler’s Award Winning "The Vagina Monologues".


      – Established and founded The Spud Film Institute in Idaho and Wyoming and will hold the first ever Spud Drive in Film and Music Festival. She is also the artistic director of the festival.