Julie Mitchum was born Annette Mitchum in Charleston, South Carolina, to James Thomas Mitchum and Ann Harriet Gunderson. Along with her brothers Robert and John, Mitchum worked in the entertainment industry as an actress. Perhaps Mitchum's most notable role was that of \"Ruth Bridgers,\" in the 1959 William Castle film, House on Haunted Hill, in which she co-starred with Vincent Price. She also had a bit part in The Ten Commandments, as well as The High and the Mighty with John Wayne. She died in Sun City, Arizona of Alzheimer's disease, aged 88, in 2003.