Virginia Huston was born in Wisner, Nebraska, in 1925.
She made her first film in 1946, at the age of 21, for RKO Radio Pictures. She appeared in more than 10 feature films during a career that was shortened after she broke her back in a car accident.
Huston retired the motion picture industry after her marriage to a real estate agent in 1952. Her last film was released in 1954.
Huston died of cancer in Santa Monica, California, in 1981. She was 55 years old.