Honor Blackman Bio
Honor Blackman was an English actress, widely known for the roles of Cathy Gale in The Avengers (1962–1964), Bond girl Pussy Galore in Goldfinger (1964), Julia Daggett in Shalako (1968) and Hera in Jason and the Argonauts (1963). She is also notable for her role as Laura West in the ITV sitcom The Upper Hand (1990–1996).
Honor Blackman Age
She was 94 years old.
Honor Blackman Early Life
Blackman was born in Plaistow. Her father, Frederick Blackman, was a civil service statistician.
Honor Blackman Family, Education, Early Career
She attended North Ealing Primary School and Ealing County Grammar School for Girls. For her 15th birthday, her parents gave her acting lessons and she started training at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 1940. While attending the Guildhall School, Blackman worked as a clerical assistant for the Home Office. Following graduation, she was an understudy in the West End play The Guinea Pig In 1947 she appeared in the Patrick Hastings play The Blind Goddess at the Apollo Theatre.
Honor Blackman Personal life, Married, Divorce
Blackman has married twice. She was married to Bill Sankey from 1948 to 1956. After their divorce, she married British actor Maurice Kaufmann (1961–75). They appeared together in the slasher film Fright (1971) and some stage productions. They adopted two children, Lottie (1967) and Barnaby (1968).
Since her divorce from Kaufmann, she has not remarried and has stated that she prefers being single. She enjoys watching football.
Blackman owns a summer house in Islesboro, Maine, U
Honor Blackman Career and Death
Honor Blackman, the British actress who played Pussy Galore in the James Bond film Goldfinger, has died at the age of 94.
In a statement, her family said she died peacefully of natural causes at home in Lewes, East Sussex.
Blackman was also known for playing Cathy Gale in the 1960s TV series The Avengers opposite Patrick Macnee.
The pair had a novelty hit with 1964’s Kinky Boots, which reached the Top 10 in 1990.
Honor Blackman Net Worth
|Estimated Net Worth in 2019||$1 Million – $5 Million (Approx.)|
|Previous Year’s Net Worth (2018)||$100,000 – $1 Million|
|Annual Salary||Under Review.|
|Income Source||Primary Income source Movie Actress (profession).|