Megalomaniac director Otto Preminger discovered Jean at the University of Iowa and nearly destroyed her career by casting the young girl as Joan of Arc in St.
We may be seeing much more than was originally possible with the equipment that existed back then, however back then we were probably looking at a Joan Bennett who was 25 feet tall on your average screen.
She married in 1979 to a photographer named Michael Cox.
Nor is it she in the ape photo, as Ham Radio has already explained that that is fan dancer Sally Rand.
It's an unknown actress seen only briefly in The Sign of the Cross.