By Alex Green For Mailonline. One of the original Disney Mouseketeers, Doreen Tracey, has died at 74 after a two year battle with cancer. A Disney publicist confirmed this morning she passed away on Wednesday after developing pneumonia. Tracey famously posed nude wearing just a pair of Mickey Mouse ears for Gallery magazine in - which led to her being axed by Disney executives.
Naked Mouseketeer shocked Disney, Baby Boomers: Frank Zappa pal 'Doreen' dead at 74 - sutku.com
The performer's co-stars have paid tribute to their 'smiling Dodo'. The performer had battled cancer for two years, but sadly developed pneumonia as a complication and passed away this week. At the age of 12, Doreen became one of the child stars of The Mickey Mouse Club, the popular TV show which aired between and Her fellow Mouseketeer Tommy Cole paid tribute to the star, revealing: "Our Dodo, as we lovingly nicknamed her, always had a smile on her face.
You decide which film wins the Movies for Grownups Peoples' Choice award! Vote now. Her death on Jan.
How so? And the now year-old Tracey has gone to extremes to distance herself from that particular Disney television production. How extreme? At first Doreen was crushed. Would she ever be known as anything except a Mouseketeer?