Kyle Aletter is an American actress, model, and the daughter of iconic actress Lee Meriwether. Kyle Aletter’s mother is a former model and winner of the Miss America 1955 Pageant. As an actress, she has appeared in many films and television shows including as Betty Jones in the 1970s crime drama Barnaby Jones which earned her two Golden Globe Award nominations in 1975 and 1976, and an Emmy Award nomination in 1977. She is also known for playing Catwoman, replacing Julie Newmar in the film version of Batman (1966).
Kyle Aletter: Bio Summary
|Full Name||Kyle Kathleen Aletter|
*Lee Meriwether’s Daughter
|Age||63 years old as of 2023|
|Date of Birth||May 31, 1960,|
|Place of Birth||Los Angeles, California, United States|
|Parents||Lee Meriwether, Frank Aletter|
Who is Lee Meriwether’s daughter Kyle?
Kyle Aletter was born on May 31, 1960, in the United States of America. As of 2023, she is 63 years old. Kyle is the daughter of Lee Meriwether and her first husband Frank Aletter. She is not the only child of her parents- she has a younger sister Lesley Aletter. Kyle gained her popularity from a very young age as both parents were Hollywood stars.
Her father Frank Aletter was at the time starring in his TV series “Bringing Up Buddy” and her mother Lee Meriwether was a former Miss America, “Today” show alumni, and already making a name in Hollywood. Kyle’s father has starred in Television shows including Bringing Up Buddy (1960), Perry Mason (1957), The Cara Williams Show (1964), Lassie (1954), Mannix (1967), Marcus Welby, M.D. (1969), Insight (1960), Kojak (1973), Cannon (1971), and Hunter (1976).
Her parents got married on April 20, 1958. However, things didn’t go as planned for the couple, they called it a quit in 1974 and went their separate ways. Kyle was 14 years old when her parents divorced. Her mother moved on and got married to Marshall Borden.
Kyle Aletter is an actress
With both parents in the game, it didn’t take long for Lee Meriwether’s daughter Kyle Aletter to get into Hollywood as she made her debut on her father’s series “Bringing Up Buddy” when she was nine months old. Her mother played a nurse in a doctor’s office and carried her across the waiting room.
She returned to the screen as a teenager when she appeared on her mother’s popular TV series “Barnaby Jones.” She also when on to appear in “Love Boat,” “Finder of Lost Loves” and one of her personal favorites, playing Jason Robard’s daughter in the highly acclaimed Movie Of The Week, “The Day After” and also on some national commercials.
Aside from acting Kyle Aletter also ventured into modeling. She is best known for being the long-term substitute model on The Price is Right from 1984 to 1996. Lee Meriwether’s daughter, Kyle Aletter was originally going to be hired to replace Holly Hallstrom who was going to leave the show, but she later changed her mind and then that began what would turn out to be an “on and off” run for 14 years. If the regular models were sick or out of town, Kyle would step in.
Kyle Aletter is a married woman
Kyle got married to her longtime boyfriend Rory Oldham(taking his last name). The couple walked down the aisle in 1992 and gave birth to her daughter, Ryan Isabelle Oldham the following year. After her marriage and a daughter, Kyle decided to sacrifice her relationship with the show and tune her primary focus on building her family.
Where is Kyle Aletter now?
As of today, Lee Meriwether’s daughter, Kyle continues to work in a family-owned business and is an active volunteer of her church, because she realizes all the gifts and blessings she has in her life would never be possible without the love of the Lord in her life. Her father Frank Aletter died on May 13, 2009, Tarzana, Los Angeles, California, United States.