Actresses of the 50s and 60s

Posts Tagged ‘1970s’

Sue George, born 1950

In 1950, British on November 15, 2017 at 12:06 pm

Susan George (born 1950) is awfully good at playing threatened, innocent, blond victims. Roger Ebert.

Advertisements

Lesley-Anne Down, born 1954

In 1954, British on November 13, 2017 at 7:27 pm

Lesley-Anne Down: British television actress, born 17 March 1954.

Edwige Fenech, born 1948

In 1948, Italian on November 13, 2017 at 7:25 pm

Edwige Fenech: born in Edwige Sfenek 1948 in French Algeria to a Maltese father and Sicilian mother, acting in Italian movies in the 60s and 70s.

Erin Gray

In 1950, American on November 4, 2017 at 1:36 am

Erin Gray (born 1950): model-turned-actress, on screen since 1978, including playing Colonel Wilma Deering in Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979 movie and 1979 – 1981 TV series).

Sylvia Kristel

In 1952, Dutch on November 4, 2017 at 1:34 am

Sylvia Kristel, actor, born 28 September 1952; died 18 October 2012. “There can be few film actors so closely associated with one role as was Sylvia Kristel – the sexually adventurous housewife in “Emmanuelle” (1974).The Guardian.

Lynda Carter

In 1951, American on November 3, 2017 at 9:39 pm

Lynda Carter: American beauty queen and actress born 1951, Miss USA 1972, on screen since 1974.

Lalla Ward

In British, 1951 on November 3, 2017 at 9:01 pm

Lalla Ward: born Sarah Ward 1951, daughter of Lord Bangor (Edward Ward) and his writer wife, Marjorie Banks; movie debut in Vampire Circus (1971), on screen until 1987, including three years on Dr Who (UK TV 1979 – 1981).

Claudia Jennings

In American on November 3, 2017 at 8:48 pm

Claudia Jennings: born Mary Eileen Chesterton 1949, Playboy Playmate and B-Grade actress, died at age 29.

Lynne Frederick 1954 – 1994

In 1954, British on November 3, 2017 at 12:20 pm

Lynne Frederick (1954 – 1994) went into show business at age 15 in Cornel Wilde’s 1970 sci-fi picture No Blade of Grass, following it with the Hammer horror Vampire Circus (1971), Nicholas and Alexandra (1971), The Amazing Mr Blunden (1972) and Henry VIII and his Six Wives (1972).

Isabelle Adjani

In 1955, French on November 3, 2017 at 11:46 am

Isabelle Adjani: born 27 June 1955, Paris France to an Algerian father and German mother. In French films from age 14, with two Academy Award Best Actress nominations (L’Histoire d’Adèle H. 1975 and Camille Claudel 1988).