Annette Charles  American Actress

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Annette Charles passed away on 3rd Aug 2011 aged 63.


Annette Charles is a 63 year old American Actress. Born Annette Cardona Charles on 5th March, 1948 in Los Angeles, California, USA, she is famous for Cha Cha in Grease in a career that spans 1968–87. Her zodiac sign is Pisces.

Annette Charles was in 2 on-screen matchups, notably with Dennis Stewart in Grease (1978) and Jeff Conaway in Grease (1978).

Annette Charles is a member of the following lists: Actresses from Los Angeles, California, American television actresses and American film actresses.


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Annette Charles63 PiscesActress
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Latino1985Marlena (as Annette Cardona)Movie
Magnum, P.I.1980Maria TorresTV Show
Can You Hear the Laughter? The Story of Freddie Prinze1979BillyTV Movie
In Search of Historic Jesus1979Mary MagdaleneMovie
Grease1978Cha ChaMovie
Centennial1978Senora AlvarezTV Show
The Incredible Hulk1978RitaTV Show
Man from Atlantis1977Ginny MendozaTV Show
The Bionic Woman1976Emerald, EloraTV Show
Barnaby Jones1973Lucy Stahl, AngelaTV Show
Banacek1972Cecelia GomezTV Show
Emergency!1972Mrs. Harrow, WifeTV Show
The Man and the City1971AntoniaTV Show
Mod Squad1968Cory RiveraTV Show
The Flying Nun1967LouisaTV Show
The High Chaparral1967JillTV Show
Bonanza1959CarmenTV Show
Gunsmoke1955RitaTV Show
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Flower PrincessAug 19, 2011

R.I.P., Little Miss Cha Cha. I have always liked that nickname.

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    Annette Charles (born Annette Cardona; March 5, 1948 – August 3, 2011) was an American actress best known for her role as Charlene "Cha Cha" DiGregorio in the 1978 feature film Grease. She made several appearances on television as well....

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    First Name Annette
    Middle Name Cardona
    Last Name Charles
    Full Name at Birth Annette Cardona Charles
    Alternative Name Annette Cardona, Annette Cardone, Anette Courset
    Age 63 (age at death) years
    Birthday 5th March, 1948
    Birthplace Los Angeles, California, USA
    Died 3rd August, 2011
    Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cause of Death Lung Cancer
    Build Slim
    Eye Color Brown - Dark
    Hair Color Brown - Dark
    Zodiac Sign Pisces
    Sexuality Straight
    Ethnicity Multiracial
    Nationality American
    University NYU School of Social Work 2001
    Occupation Text Actress, Speech professor
    Occupation Actress
    Claim to Fame Cha Cha in Grease
    Year(s) Active 1968–87
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