|Born||Joan Henrietta Collins|
23 May 1933
|Years active||1951 - present|
|Spouse(s)||Maxwell Reed (1952-1956)|
Anthony Newley (1963-1971)
Ronald S. Kass (1972-1983)
Peter Holm (1985-1987)
Percy Gibson (2002-)
Joan Henrietta Collins, OBE (born 23 May 1933) is a Golden Globe Award-winning English actress and bestselling author. Events 1430 - Siege of Compiègne: Joan of Arc is captured by the Burgundians while leading an army to relieve Compiègne Year 1933 ( MCMXXXIII) was a Common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. London ( ˈlʌndən is the capital and largest urban area in the United Kingdom. England is a Country which is part of the United Kingdom. Its inhabitants account for more than 83% of the total UK population whilst its mainland The year 1951 in film involved some significant events Events Sweden - May Britt is scouted by Italian Maxwell Reed (1919-1974 was an Irish-born 1950s matinee idol with the Rank Organisation in Britain. Anthony George Newley ( September 24, 1931 &ndash April 14, 1999) was an English Actor, Singer and Sophie Ron Kass (March 30 1935 - October 17 1986 was an American businessman recording executive and Film producer. Peter Holm (born June 13, 1947) is a former pop singer and Swedish playboy who was married to actress Joan Collins between Percy Gibson (born 1965 is an American Actor and Production technician. The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is a British Order of chivalry established on 4 June 1917 by King George V. Events 1430 - Siege of Compiègne: Joan of Arc is captured by the Burgundians while leading an army to relieve Compiègne Year 1933 ( MCMXXXIII) was a Common year starting on Sunday (link will display full calendar of the Gregorian calendar. The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and Television programs given out each year during a formal dinner England is a Country which is part of the United Kingdom. Its inhabitants account for more than 83% of the total UK population whilst its mainland An actor, actress, player or thespian (see terminology) is a person who Acts in a Dramatic production and who works
Collins was born in London, the daughter of Elsa (née Bessant), a dance teacher and nightclub hostess, and Joseph William Collins, an agent whose clients included Shirley Bassey, The Beatles and Tom Jones. London ( ˈlʌndən is the capital and largest urban area in the United Kingdom. Dame Shirley Veronica Bassey DBE (born 8 January 1937 Cardiff, Wales) is a Welsh Singer. The Beatles were a pop and rock band from Liverpool, England formed in 1960 Sir Thomas John Woodward, (born 7 June 1940 known by his stage name Tom Jones, is a Welsh pop music singer particularly noted for his powerful voice  Collins's South African-born father was Jewish and her British mother was Anglican. The Republic of South Africa (also known by other official names) is a country located at the southern tip of the continent of Africa PLEASE TAKE NOTE************ The English people (from the adjective in Englisc) are a Nation and Ethnic group native to England who predominantly speak English Anglicanism is a tradition of Christian faith Churches in this tradition either have historical connections to the Church of England or have similar beliefs  She has one sister, the author Jackie Collins, and a brother, Bill Collins. Jacqueline Jill "Jackie" Collins (born 4 October, 1937) is a British -born Novelist and former Actress. Collins was educated at the Francis Holland School and then trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). Francis Holland School is the name of two independent Day schools for girls in Central London governed by the Francis Holland (Church of England The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art ( RADA) in Bloomsbury, London, is generally regarded as one of the most prestigious Drama schools in the world
Collins' childhood was spent in and around Maida Vale and was, according to Collins, an idyllic one with plenty of love, comfort and security. Maida Vale is a residential district in West London between St John's Wood and Kilburn. However her father was also a strict disciplinarian and exerted a strong hold over her gentle mother an attitude which came to irritate her daughters who sought to rebel against it. Collins has said of her father that 'He was detached, cold, hard, critical, difficult, acerbic and everyone had to please him. ' He himself said 'I love my daughters but I am not the kind of parent who deludes himself that his children are superior to everyone else's. I did not think of them as particularly outstanding in any way. '
At the age of 17 Collins was signed to the J. Arthur Rank Film Company, a highly profitable British studio. The Rank Organisation was a British Entertainment company formed in 1937 and absorbed in 1996 by The Rank Group
In 1951, she made her feature debut as a beauty contest entrant in Lady Godiva Rides Again and in 1952 she starred in the film I Believe in You based on the book Court Circular by Sewell Stokes. Lady Godiva Rides Again was a 1951 film starring Diana Dors, about a small-town English girl who wins a beauty contest and heads for greater fame Francis Martin Sewell Stokes ( November 16, 1902 London - November 2, 1979 London) was an English novelist biographer After mild success, she was signed by 20th Century Fox in 1954 as their answer to MGM's Elizabeth Taylor. Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor, DBE (born 27 February 1932) is a two-time Academy Award -winning English-American actress
Her notable guest appearances on American TV during the 1960s included Batman, Mission: Impossible, Police Woman, and the Star Trek episode "The City on the Edge of Forever". Batman is a 1960s American Television series, based on the DC Comic book character of the same name. Mission Impossible (often referred to as Mission Impossible The Original Series) is an American Television series that chronicles Police Woman was an American Television police Drama starring Angie Dickinson that ran from September 13, 1974 Star Trek is a Science fiction Television series created by Gene Roddenberry that aired from September 8, 1966 through " The City on the Edge of Forever " is the penultimate episode of the first season of Star Trek.
In the 1970s, Collins made several movies then starred in the film versions of her sister Jackie Collins' racy novels The Stud and The Bitch. Jacqueline Jill "Jackie" Collins (born 4 October, 1937) is a British -born Novelist and former Actress. The Stud is a 1978 film starring Joan Collins and Oliver Tobias. The Bitch is a British film released in 1979. It is a sequel to the The Stud (1978 and like which was based on a novel of the same name The films were smash hits in England, becoming the most profitable films since the James Bond series and are still vastly popular on DVD today. James Bond 007 is a Fictional character created in 1953 by writer Ian Fleming, who featured him in twelve Novels and two Short story Collins has worked with some of the biggest names and movie legends in Hollywood and include Richard Burton, Bing Crosby, Bette Davis, Kirk Douglas, Gene Kelly, Laurence Harvey, Bob Hope, James Mason, Robert Mitchum, Paul Newman, Gregory Peck, Edward G. Robinson, Rod Steiger, Joanne Woodward, Sir John Gielgud and Sir Nigel Hawthorne to name but a few.
In the 1980s, Collins' was offered a role in the then-struggling prime time TV soap opera Dynasty (1981 - 1989) by producer Aaron Spelling. Television ( TV) is a widely used Telecommunication medium for sending ( Broadcasting) and receiving moving Images, either monochromatic A soap opera is an ongoing episodic work of Fiction, usually broadcast on Television or Radio. Dynasty is an American Prime time television Soap opera that aired on ABC from January 12 1981 to Aaron Spelling' (April 22 1923 – June 23 2006 was an American film and Television producer. In Dynasty, which was created by Richard & Esther Shapiro, Collins was hired to play the role of tycoon Blake Carrington's vengeful ex-wife, Alexis. Alexis Morell Carrington Colby Dexter Rowan (usually known as Alexis Colby) is a Fictional character on the American TV series Dynasty
The role successfully relaunched Collins as a powerful sex symbol and icon of independence. A sex symbol is a famous person of either gender typically an Actor, Musician, model, Teen idol, or Sports star Her performance helped the struggling show and it ultimately became a ratings hit, rivaling Dallas. Dallas is a highly popular long-running American prime-time television Soap opera that originally ran from 1978 to 1991 In 1985, Dynasty was the #1 show in the US, and Collins also went on to become the highest-paid actress on television at the time. She arguably became the most celebrated television star of the 1980s and her character, Alexis, perhaps the most infamous clotheshorse and villainess of the decade. Colllins won many awards for this role and Dynasty was shown in more than 80 countries and is still internationally syndicated. Collins won many awards.
With Dynasty at the height of its success, Collins also began producing and starred in two successful CBS mini-series, Sins and Monte Carlo. She also appeared on the cover of and in a twelve page layout shot by George Hurrell for Playboy magazine at the age of 49 and was often referred to as "the worlds No. George Hurrell ( June 1, 1904 - May 17, 1992) was a Photographer who made a significant contribution to the image of glamour presented Playboy is an American Men's magazine, founded in Chicago Illinois, by Hugh Hefner and his associates which has grown into Playboy 1 sex symbol" and "the most beautiful woman on Television".
In Aaron Spelling's final press interview he said of Collins: "We didn't write Joan Collins. She played Joan Collins. Am I right? We wrote a character, but the character could have been played by 50 people and 49 of them would have failed. She made it work. "
After the end of Dynasty in 1989, Collins took time off to be with her family. Over this period she made frequent guest star appearances on series such as Roseanne, The Nanny and Will & Grace while dabbling in films like Decadence and A Midwinter's Tale in the mid 1990s. Roseanne is an American sitcom broadcast on ABC from 1988 to 1997 starring Stand-up comedian Roseanne The Nanny is an American Situation comedy co-produced by Sternin & Fraser Ink Inc Will & Grace is a popular Emmy Award -winning American television sitcom that was originally broadcast on NBC from 1998 to 2006 Decadence can refer to a personal trait or to the state of a society (or segment of it A Midwinter's Tale (also known as In the Bleak Midwinter) is a 1995 Romantic comedy written and directed by Kenneth Branagh.
In 1992, Joan made her successful Broadway debut in an adaptation of Noel Coward's Private Lives. Broadway theater, commonly called simply Broadway, refers to theatrical performances presented in one of the 39 large professional theaters with 500 seats or more located Sir Noël Peirce Coward ( 16 December 1899 26 March 1973) was an English Actor, Playwright Private Lives is a play written by Noel Coward in 1930 Coward who also starred in the first production alongside Gertrude Lawrence and Laurence Olivier She also guest starred in six episodes of Aaron Spelling's prime time soap opera Pacific Palisades in 1997. Aaron Spelling' (April 22 1923 – June 23 2006 was an American film and Television producer. Pacific Palisades is a district within the US city of Los Angeles California, located between Brentwood to the east Malibu to the west In the late 1990s she appeared in several theatrical tours with the likes of George Hamilton and Stacey Keach. George Hamilton may refer to Real People Sir George Hamilton 1st Baronet of Donalong (c Stacy Keach (born Walter Stacy Keach Jr on June 2, 1941 in Savannah Georgia) is an American Actor and Narrator Additionally, she appeared in a West End production of Over the Moon with Frank Langella in 2000. Over the Moon is the title of the Live album by Singer - Songwriter Judie Tzuke, released in 1997 Frank A Langella Jr (born January 1, 1938, according to the Internet Movie Database) is an American stage and film Actor
In 2002 she appeared in a limited run on the legendary daytime soap opera Guiding Light to favorable reviews. Guiding Light (known as The Guiding Light prior to 1975 or simply GL) is an Emmy award winning American Television She also appeared on South African television, depicting the role of South African journalist, Jani Allan in a comedic spoof. Jani Allan (born 11 September, 1953) is a former South African journalist and radio commentator best known for an alleged affair with right-wing AWB In 2004 she toured the United Kingdom with a revival of the play Full Circle to great success and much critical praise. Full Circle (previously "Dear Charles" is a play by Alan Melville adapted from "Les Enfants d'Edouard" by Marc-Gilbert Sauvajon and Frederick In 2005 she proved to be a formidable guest host of the popular British quiz show Have I Got News For You, often making quick jokes with the audience. Have I Got News for You is a British television panel show produced by Hat Trick Productions for the BBC.
In early 2006, Collins toured the United Kingdom in A Evening With Joan Collins, a one-woman show in which she detailed the highs and lows of her roller coaster career and life, directed by her husband Percy Gibson. Percy Gibson (born 1965 is an American Actor and Production technician. In late 2006 she began a tour of North America in the play Legends! with former Dynasty co-star Linda Evans, which concluded in May 2007 after a successful 30 week, multi city, tour. Linda Evans (born Linda Evenstad on November 18 1942 in Hartford Connecticut) is a Golden Globe -winning and Emmy nominated American Actress However, Collins and Evans did not get along during the production, according to Collins, who wrote about her experience on the road in her column in the U. K. Daily Mail. The Daily Mail is a British newspaper currently published in a tabloid format The article was entitled, "Why I'll Never Work With Linda Evans Again,". Collins having said once, Evans knocked her unconscious during the famed 1983 lilypond catfight scene on Dynasty, which Evans denied.
Collins joined the cast of the hit British television series Footballer's Wives for a limited run as a glamorous magazine mogul, named Eva de Wolffe. Footballers' Wives is a British television Drama surrounding the fictional premiership football club Earls Park F Eva de Wolffe is a recurring Fictional character on ITV drama Footballers' Wives. She also guest starred in the BBC series Hotel Babylon in 2006 as a lonely aristocrat desperate for romance. Hotel Babylon is a BBC television drama series based on the book of the same name by Imogen Edwards-Jones, first shown in January 2006
In the summer of 2007, Collins signed on to be the new face of the expensive cosmetic brand, Cellex-C and has been promoting Cellex-C Age-less 15 Skin Signaling Serum.
Aside from acting and writing, Collins also has a very successful brand of sunglasses in the UK with 'Atlantic Optical' and in the US with 'New York Eye'.
Collins separated from her first husband, Maxwell Reed and she eventually divorced him in 1956. Maxwell Reed (1919-1974 was an Irish-born 1950s matinee idol with the Rank Organisation in Britain. Her first serious boyfriend after Reed was Charlie Chaplin's son Sydney Chaplin however she left him for Arthur Loew Jr whom she moved in with after divorcing Reed. For Sydney Chaplin's nephew son of Charlie Chaplin see Sydney Earle Chaplin Sydney Chaplin ( March 16 1885 &ndash The relationship with Loew ended in a row at a New Year's party with Loew screaming at Collins 'you're a fucking bore' and Collins, a raised eyebrow quipping, 'and you're a boring fuck'.
At 26, she embarked on a serious affair with an as then unknown Warren Beatty which would last for two years, at 22 he was four years younger than her. Warren Beatty (born Henry Warren Beaty; March 30 1937 is an American Academy Award - and Golden Globe -winning Actor, producer They became engaged and Collins was the only woman Beatty proposed to until Annette Bening. Annette Francine Bening (born May 29, 1958) is an Academy Award -nominated and Golden Globe - BAFTA - and Screen Actors Guild
Collins regularly consulted an astrologer who told her that one day she would be very successful and always saved from physical and financial disaster at the eleventh hour. The gossip mills were set ablaze when Collins walked away from her Hollywood contract and a successful career in the early 1960s to marry Anthony Newley, an award winning singer, actor and film composer. Anthony George Newley ( September 24, 1931 &ndash April 14, 1999) was an English Actor, Singer and With Newley she had two children, a daughter, Tara (now a writer and TV presenter) and a son, Sacha (who is now a highly regarded artist). Tara Newley (born October 12, 1963) is a singer and the daughter of actress Joan Collins and singer Anthony Newley.
In 1972 Collins married her third husband, Ron Kass, who had been the president of Apple Records during the reign of The Beatles. Sophie Ron Kass (March 30 1935 - October 17 1986 was an American businessman recording executive and Film producer. The Beatles were a pop and rock band from Liverpool, England formed in 1960 During their marriage Collins had her third and final child, a daughter, Katyana (a photographer). In 1980 Katy was struck by a speeding car and went into a coma. Collins and her husband bought a trailer and parked it in the hospital parking lot in order to sit beside their daughter day and night. Katyana emerged from her coma a few months later, although it would take years for her to fully recover.
Collins' third marriage ended in divorce in 1983, although she and Kass remained very close until his death from cancer in 1986. In 1985, Collins married Swedish singer Peter Holm in a ceremony in Las Vegas. Peter Holm (born June 13, 1947) is a former pop singer and Swedish playboy who was married to actress Joan Collins between The marriage lasted a year and the divorce proceedings lasted just as long with a media circus ensuing. Collins left Los Angeles and returned to London where she lived with art dealer Robin Hurlstone for over a decade. Los Angeles (lɑˈsændʒələs los ˈaŋxeles in Spanish) is the largest City in the state of California and the American West
In 2001, Collins met theatrical company manager Percy Gibson, a man 32 years her junior. Percy Gibson (born 1965 is an American Actor and Production technician. (When questioned about the age difference, Collins quipped "If he dies, he dies. ") They married on February 17, 2002 at Claridge's Hotel in London and they have remained exceedingly happy since and are working together on may projects. Events 1500 - Battle of Hemmingstedt. 1600 - Philosopher Giordano Bruno is burned alive at Campo de' Fiori See also 2002 (disambiguation Year 2002 ( MMII) was a Common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. Claridge's is a luxury hotel in Mayfair, central London. It is located at the corner of Brook Street and Davies Street
After decades of flirting with British politics on May 24, 2004, Collins joined the United Kingdom Independence Party. The United Kingdom Independence Party (commonly known as UKIP, ˈjuːkɪp  In October 2004, Collins stated she was not a supporter, but rather a patron of the party.
In early 2005, Collins commented that she had rejoined the Conservative Party, stating, "The Labour Party doesn't care about the British people". The Conservative Party (officially the Conservative and Unionist Party) is a Political party in the United Kingdom. 
She also continues to contribute as The Spectator Magazine Guest Diarist, something she has done since the late 1990s. For other uses see Spectator. The Spectator is a weekly British Magazine first published on 6 July Collins also writes occasionally for The Daily Mail, The Times, The Telegraph, and in the USA, Harpers Bazaar. The Daily Mail is a British newspaper currently published in a tabloid format The Times is a daily national Newspaper published in the United Kingdom since 1785 when it was known as The Daily Universal Register. Harper's Bazaar is a well-known American Fashion Magazine, first published in 1867
She has commented that she was a huge supporter of former prime minister, Margaret Thatcher. Margaret Hilda Thatcher Baroness Thatcher LG, OM, PC, FRS (born 13 October 1925 Collins is also a devout monarchist, remaining loyal to the British Royal Family.
Collins has publicly supported several charities for several decades. In 1983 she was named a patron of the International Foundation for Children with Learning Disabilities, earning the foundation's highest honour in 1988 for her continuing support. Additionally, 1988 also saw the opening of the Joan Collins Wing of the Children's Hospital of Michigan. In 1990 she was made an honorary founding member of the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. The National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children ( NSPCC) is a UK charity campaigning and working in child protection In 1994 Collins was awarded the lifetime achievement award from the Association of Breast Cancer Studies in Great Britain for her contribution to breast cancer awareness in the UK. In 2003 she became a patron of the Shooting Star Children's Hospice in Great Britain while continuing to support several foster children in India, something she has done for the past 25 years.
Although a US resident, with a condo in the popular Los Angeles highrise Sierra Towers, as well as a condo on Manhattan's Upper East Side, Collins still maintains British citizenship and owns a home in the fashionable neighborhood of Belgravia in London as well as a villa in La Croix Valmer, a small seaside village outside St. Tropez in the South of France. Sierra Towers is a residential High-rise Condominium building in West Hollywood California, United States located at 9255 Doheny Road adjacent Belgravia is a district of central London in the City of Westminster, situated to the south-west of Buckingham Palace. San Tropez redirects here For other uses see Saint-Tropez (disambiguation Saint-Tropez ( Sant Tropetz in Occitan language
Collins has also established herself as an author. In addition to her bestselling novels (Prime Time, Love & Desire & Hate, Infamous, Star Quality, Misfortune's Daughters) she has written 5 lifestyle books (The Joan Collins Beauty Book, My Secrets, My Friends' Secrets and Joan's Way: The Art of Living Well) and memoirs (Past Imperfect, Katy: A Fight for Life and Second Act).
In September 1991, Joan Collins delivered a 690-page manuscript to Random House. Random House Inc is the world's largest English-language general trade book publisher However, the publishing firm later demanded the return of its $1. 3 million advance from Collins, claiming she failed to deliver completed books as per her contract. In court, Collins stated that Random House had received her novel, The Ruling Passion, in 1991 plus another novel, Hell Hath No Fury, in September 1992. She also contended that Random House had not provided the editorial assistance she had expected.
Her Random House contract, negotiated by agent Irving Lazar, required that she was to be paid even if her completed manuscripts were not published. Irving Paul "Swifty" Lazar ( March 28 1907 &ndash December 30 1993) was a legendary talent agent and deal-maker representing On February 29, 1996, a jury determined that she could keep the advance for the first novel, but the publisher did not have to pay for the second manuscript since it was a reworking of the first. Leap years Although the modern calendar counts a year as 365 days a complete revolution around the sun takes approximately 365 days and 6 hours Year 1996 ( MCMXCVI) was a Leap year starting on Monday (link will display full 1996 Gregorian calendar) Judge Ira Gammerman then ruled that Random House owed Collins $925,000 plus interest for a grand total of $1. 3 million. Collins became a heroine to many writers who had been treated badly by their publishers.
The Guinness Book of World Records cites Collins as holding the record for retaining the world's largest unreturned payment for an unpublished manuscript. Guinness World Records, known until 2000 as The Guinness Book of Records (and in previous U
Beginning in the early 50s' Collins appeared as a teenager in a Gas Board Commercial, then in the early 70s, Collins appeared in television and magazine advertisements for British Airways, in which she was referred to as their "Most Frequent Flyer of First Class" a title which she has maintained, having promoted the airline for more than three decades. British Airways plc ( is the national Airline and Flag carrier of the United Kingdom and one of the largest in Europe In 1978, she appeared alongside Leonard Rossiter in a series of Cinzano TV commercials in which the drink was spilled down her character's dress. Leonard Rossiter ( 21 October 1926 &ndash 5 October 1984) was an English Actor known for his role as Rupert Rigsby This was named as one of the Top 100 British Adverts in a Channel 4 poll. Channel 4 is a public-service Television and Radio broadcaster in the United Kingdom centred around a television channel of the same name which began In the mid 1980s, Collins appeared in print advertisements for Canada Dry Ginger Ale, Sanyo and was the face of Revlon's Scoundrel perfume. Canada Dry is a Brand of Soft drinks marketed by Dr Pepper/Seven Up, a unit of Dr Pepper Snapple Group. Ginger ale is a Soft drink flavored with Ginger. History Ginger beer, a strongly flavoured fermented product appeared in the British () is a major Japanese electronics company and member of the Fortune 500 whose headquarters is located in Moriguchi, Osaka prefecture, Japan Revlon ( is an American Cosmetics company History Revlon was founded in the midst of the Great Depression, 1932, by Charles In 1992 she appeared in internationally broadcast television commercials for Marca Bravaria beer while also acting as the face of the perfume Spectacular. Also around this time, she starred in an advert for the Rover Metro. Austin/MG Metro On 8 October 1980, BL introduced the Austin miniMetro. Since 2000 she has appeared in TV ads for UK retailer Marks & Spencer, Olympus cameras, Old Navy and Marriott hotels. Marks & Spencer Group plc (also M&S, Marks and Sparks, and Marks) is a British Retailer with 843 stores in more than 30 Old Navy is a Brand of clothing and chain of stores owned by Gap Inc In 2007 Collins fronted two high profile advertising campaigns. The first was as the face of skincare company Cellex-C's Ageless 15 Skin Serum. The second was as the face of the British Royal Mail's Christmas campaign.
In 1956 she sang the title song in the musical The Opposite Sex. The Opposite Sex ( 1956) is a musical remake of the 1939 classic comedy The Women.
In 1959 she sang It's Great Not To Be Nominated at the Academy Awards with fellow British actress Angela Lansbury and Dana Wynter. Angela Brigid Lansbury, CBE (born October 16, 1925) is an English Golden Globe Award and Tony Award winning Actress Dana Wynter (born Dagmar Spencer-Marcus; June 8, 1930 in Berlin, Germany or London England, She grew up in England
In 1962 she sang Lets Not Be in the film The Road to Hong Kong with Bing Crosby and Bob Hope. The Road to Hong Kong ( 1962) was the last in the long-running Road to Harry Lillis “Bing” Crosby ( May 3, 1903 &ndash October 14, 1977) was an Academy Award winning American Popular Bob Hope, KBE KCSG ( May 29, 1903 &ndash July 27, 2003) was an American comedian and actor who appeared in
In 1963 she teamed up with husband, Anthony Newley and Peter Sellers to record the album Fool Britannia which made the UK Top 10. Anthony George Newley ( September 24, 1931 &ndash April 14, 1999) was an English Actor, Singer and Richard Henry Sellers, CBE, commonly known as Peter Sellers ( 8 September 1925 &ndash 24 July 1980) was a British
In 1968 she sang a zodiac-themed duet with Anthony Newley in Can Heironymus Merkin Ever Forget Mercy Humppe and Find True Happiness? called Chalk & Cheese. Anthony George Newley ( September 24, 1931 &ndash April 14, 1999) was an English Actor, Singer and Can Hieronymus Merkin Ever Forget Mercy Humppe and Find True Happiness? is a 1969 musical film directed by and starring Anthony Newley.
In 1979 she sang in The Bitch.
In 1983 she sang "The Boys in the Back Room" a Marlene Dietrich song from the 1930s film Destry Rides Again in an episode of Dynasty. Marlene Dietrich maɐˈleːnə ˈdiːtrɪç (December 27 &ndashMay 6) was a German -born American Actress, Singer and Entertainer Destry Rides Again is a 1939 western directed by George Marshall starring Marlene Dietrich, James Stewart, Mischa Auer
In 2001 she sang several numbers in These Old Broads with Debbie Reynolds and Shirley MacLaine. These Old Broads is a 2001 Television film written by Carrie Fisher. Mary Frances "Debbie" Reynolds (born April 1, 1932) is an Academy Award -nominated American actress, Singer Shirley MacLaine (born April 24, 1934) is an American Academy Award -winning Film and Theater Actress, well-known
In 1997, Collins was granted the title of Officer of the Order of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II in honour of her contribution to the arts and ongoing charity work. The Most Excellent Order of the British Empire is a British Order of chivalry established on 4 June 1917 by King George V. For the ship see RMS Queen Elizabeth 2 Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Context States headed by Elizabeth II