Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Posts Tagged ‘1960s bikini girl’

Jacqueline Bisset

In 1944, British on October 29, 2017 at 4:08 am

Jacqueline Bisset: born 1944 UK. First credits: Cul-de-sac (1966), Casino Royale (1967), Two for the Road (1967), The Cape Town Affair (1967) The Detective (1968), The Sweet Ride (1968), Bullitt (1968)… still acting as at October 2017.


Nicola Pagett in a blue bikini

In 1945, British on July 30, 2017 at 4:45 am

Nicola Pagett: British actress, born Nicole Scott 1945 in Cairo Egypt; on screen almost exclusively in TV 1965 – 2001, most famously playing Elizabeth Bellamy in UK soap Upstairs, Downstairs (UK TV 1971-73), and the title role in Anna Karenina (UK TV 1977). Film credits include The Viking Queen (1967).

Tanya Lopert

In 1942, American on July 29, 2017 at 12:59 pm

Tanya Lopert: actress born 1942 New York of European parents, on screen since 1961, mostly in European film and television.

Sue Lyon in Mexico

In 1946, American on March 26, 2017 at 7:04 am

Sue Lyon: played Charlotte Goodall in John Huston’s film adaptation of the Tenessee Williams’ play The Night of the Iguana (1964).

Diana Sorel

In 1946, Spanish on March 19, 2017 at 9:36 am

Diana Sorel: Spanish actress born 1946, on screen 1966-76, starting with the westerns The Tough One (1966) and Dollar of Fire (1966).

Heather Hewitt

In 1935, American on March 11, 2017 at 9:28 pm

Heather Hewitt: American model and somtime actress, born Joan Hewitt, 1935 in Battleboro Vermont USA. Competed in 1957 Miss America contest as Miss Vermont, beacme the face of Cosmopolitan Magazine. Sporadic film credits 1968 – 2011 including Mission Mars (1968), Zombie Bloodbath (1971) and Tom Hanks’ 1960s homage That Thing You Do! (1996).

Suzanna Leigh is paradise in a bikini

In 1945, British on February 20, 2017 at 11:34 am


Suzanna Leigh: born Suzanna Smyth 26 July 1945, London England. On screen 1963 – 1978 including “The Pleasure Girls” (UK 1965), “Boeing, Boeing” (1965), Elvis Presley’s “Paradise, Hawaiian Style” (1966), spy spoof “Deadlier Than The Male” (1967), Hammer Horrors “Lust for a Vampire” (1971) and “Son of Dracula” (1974).


Shirley Anne Field enjoying an English beach

In 1938, British on February 20, 2017 at 10:59 am


Shirley Anne Field: British actress, born Shirley Broomfield in 1938, on screen since 1955.