Stella Stevens
Stella Stevens
Stella Stevens made a guest appearnance as Madame Irene Danbury in Season 2 of the series.
General Information
Gender: Female
Born: (1938-10-01) October 1, 1938 (age 81)
Birthplace Yazoo City, MS, U.S.
Actress, director
Website/URL: Official website
Spouse(s): Noble Herman Stephens, 1954-1957; divorced; 1 child
Children: Andrew Stevens (b. 1955)
Appearances/Series information
Involved with: Night Court
Episode(s): "Harry and the Madam" in Season 2
Stella Stevens (born October 1, 1938)[1][2] made a guest starring appearance as Irene Danbury, a brothel madame, in the Season 2 episode of Night Court titled "Harry and the Madam".

A veteran film, television, and stage actress, Stella began her acting career in 1959 and starred in such popular films as The Nutty Professor (1963), The Courtship of Eddie's Father (1963), The Silencers (1966), Where Angels Go, Trouble Follows (1968), The Ballad of Cable Hogue (1970), and The Poseidon Adventure (1972).

Stevens also appeared in numerous television series, miniseries, and movies, including Alfred Hitchcock Presents, Bonanza, The Love Boat, Hart to Hart, Newhart, Murder, She Wrote, Magnum, P.I., Highlander: The Series (1995), and Twenty Good Years (2006). In 1960 she won a Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year – Actress. Stevens has also worked as a film producer, director, and writer. She appeared in three Playboy magazine pictorials, and was Playmate of the Month for January 1960.


  1. Nicholas, Teresa. Stella Stevens: From the Yazoo hills to Beverly Hills. Delta Magazine. Archived from the original on July 29, 2010. Retrieved on May 6, 2012.
  2. Estelle Eggleston, "Female Age 1, Ward 1, Yazoo City, Beat 3, Yazoo [County], Mississippi, United States" at United States Census, 1940, via

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