Dawn Elberta Wells (born October 18, 1938) is an American actress who is best known for her role as Mary Ann Summers on the CBS sitcom Gilligan's Island.
She and Tina Louise are the last surviving regular cast members from that series.
Wells was born in Reno, Nevada, where she attended Reno High School.
She later attended Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri, where she majored in chemistry.
Gilligan's Island co-star Russell Johnson died on January 16, 2014, and Wells and Tina Louise are the only surviving cast members of the sitcom.Wells had small roles in the early 1960s films Palm Springs Weekend and The New Interns, and later starred with Michael Dante in the independent 1975 film Winterhawk, playing a Western settler kidnapped by an Indian chief.Her other films include The Town That Dreaded Sundown, Return to Boggy Creek, Lover's Knot, Soulmates, Forever for Now, and Super Sucker.Drago says, "If he dies, he dies." The implication is clear ...at least to a swarm of people who have interpreted this as a direct shot at Rick. Rick is in the hospital hooked up to a machine that is performing heart and lung functions. It got so bad, 50 once posted a sex tape of one of Rick's baby mamas ... No word yet from Rick's camp, but we're guessing his people will respond.