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Donna Dixon

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Occupation  Actress
Spouse  Dan Aykroyd (m. 1983)
Role  Actress

Name  Donna Dixon
Years active  1980-1997
Parents  Earl Dixon
Donna Dixon smiling with wavy blonde hair while wearing a white blouse in a red background

Full Name  Donna Lynn Dixon
Born  July 20, 1957 (age 58) (1957-07-20) Alexandria, Virginia, U.S.
Children  Danielle Aykroyd, Stella Irene August Aykroyd, Belle Kingston Aykroyd
Education  George Washington University, West Potomac High School
Movies and TV shows  Bosom Buddies, Spies Like Us, Doctor Detroit, Wayne's World, The Couch Trip
Similar People  Dan Aykroyd, Danielle Aykroyd, Vanessa Angel, Fran Drescher, Peter Scolari

Donna dixon


Donna Lynn Dixon (born July 20, 1957) is a retired American actress and former beauty queen. After meeting and starring together in the film Doctor Detroit, Dixon has worked in several movies with her husband Dan Aykroyd.

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Donna Dixon smiling with wavy blonde hair in a black dress during the TV Land Awards 2010 at Sony Studios Culver City, California

Hollywood Actress Donna Dixon


Biography

Donna Dixon smiling with wavy blonde hair in a black dress during the TV Land Awards 2010 at Sony Studios Culver City, California

Dixon was born on July 20, 1957, in Alexandria, Virginia to Earl Dixon. Her father owned a nightclub on U.S. 1 called, "Hillbilly Heaven". In 1975, she graduated from Groveton High School and attended the George Washington University. She dropped out soon after enrolling and never received a degree. Dixon began her career as a model and was named Miss Virginia USA, in 1976, and Miss Washington D.C. World, in 1977. Dixon co-starred with Tom Hanks in the early 1980s situation comedy Bosom Buddies; she played the role of Sonny Lumet.

Donna Dixon smiling with wavy blonde hair while wearing a black blouse and colorful necklace

Months after they worked together in the film Doctor Detroit (1983), Dixon and actor Dan Aykroyd married. They later starred together in the films Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983) (though they did not share any scenes), Spies Like Us (1985) and The Couch Trip (1988). Dixon and Aykroyd have three daughters: Danielle Alexandra, Belle Kingston and Stella Irene. She retired from acting in 1997.

Filmography

Donna Dixon smiling with straight blonde hair while wearing a sexy black dress and earrings

  • Bosom Buddies (1980–1982)
  • Doctor Detroit (1983)
  • Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983)
  • Spies Like Us (1985)
  • The Couch Trip (1988)
  • Lucky Stiff (1988)
  • Speed Zone (also known as Cannonball Run III) (1989)
  • Wayne's World (1992)
  • Exit to Eden (1994)
  • The Nanny (1995)

  • Donna Dixon smiling with blonde hair while wearing a black sweater

    Donna Dixon in smiling and standing pose at the pool with hands on the hips while wearing a pink swimsuit

    References

    Donna Dixon Wikipedia