Lois Maxwell

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Lois Maxwell
Maxwell in The Dark Past (1948)
Lois Ruth Hooker[1]

(1927-02-14)14 February 1927
Died29 September 2007(2007-09-29) (aged 80)
Cause of deathColorectal cancer
Other namesLois Maxwell-Marriott
(married name)
EducationLawrence Park Collegiate Institute
Alma materRoyal Academy of Dramatic Art
Years active1946–2001
Known forPortraying Miss Moneypenny in the James Bond film series (1962–85)
SpousePeter Churchill Marriott (1957–1973; his death)
ChildrenMelinda (b. 1958)
Christian (b. 1959)
AwardsGolden Globe Award for New Star of the Year – Actress (1947)

Lois Ruth Maxwell (born Lois Ruth Hooker, 14 February 1927 – 29 September 2007)[1] was a Canadian actress. She was best known for her role of Miss Moneypenny in the first 14 James Bond movies (1962–1985). She was the first actress to play the part.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Bond star Lois Maxwell dies at 80". BBC News. 30 September 2007. Retrieved 30 September 2007.

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