Find high-quality edy williams stock photos and editorial news pictures from getty images. Williams was born in salt lake city, utah, and raised in southern california. She began her career as a model and beauty pageant contestant. After winning several local pageants, she was signed as a contract player by 20th century fox. Throughout the 1960s, williams appeared in several television series and films including roles in the beverly hillbillies, the twilight. fairly sleazy little women in prison number with judy landers (who never gets naked), edy williams (who does get naked), marjoe gortner, robert zdar, mary w. Edwina beth edy williams is an american television and film actress who is best known for her acting work in the films of russ. Esther jane williams (august 8, 1921 june 6, 2013) was an american competitive swimmer and actress. Williams set multiple national and regional swimming records in her late teens as part of the los angeles athletic club swim team.