4 Years After Taking Up Acting At The Age Of 88, This Woman Landed The Role Of A Lifetime

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Dorothy Steel was 88 years old when she started acting as a hobby. She soon discovered that she had real talent and decided to act professionally. But she couldn’t have predicted that four years later, at the age of 92, she would become a worldwide star.

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Steel was born on February 23, 1926. She grew up in Detroit, Michigan and got a job in the federal government. For several decades, the Internal Revenue Service employed her as one of its senior revenue officers.

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The future star traveled the world for her job, and her hobbies include bowling and reading. She retired in 1984 and spent 20 years residing in the Virgin Islands. Eventually, she relocated to Georgia so that she could live near her grandson and her son, Scott Wardell.

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