Young lady in a bikini on a movie set
Janet Leigh seated
She was a student, studying music and psychology, at the University of the Pacific until she was “discovered” while visiting her parents in Northern California.
She posted for a number of cheesecake shots in the 1960s and appeared in several light-hearten, frothy romantic comedies.
Writing about a USO tour, Bob Hope described Joey and her costume as “nine feet of girl in four feet of leopard skin.”.