Marilyn Patterson

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Marilyn Patterson (19**-) is a South African actress.

Contribution to SA theatre, film, media and/or performance

She starred in Taubie Kushlick’s Pick-Up Girl in 1952 in Johannesburg. It was an American play which caused much controversy due to its outspoken and disturbing look at prostitution.

She played the minor prostitute and Colin Stamp the leading male.

She also had a role in Affairs of State in 1959.


Percy Tucker. 1997. Just the Ticket. My 50 Years in Show Business. Johannesburg: Witwatersrand University Press.

Affairs of State theatre programme, 1959.

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