Bryan Alexander, USA TODAY
Printed 10: 38 p.m. ET Oct. 11, 2020 | Up up to now 10: 41 p.m. ET Oct. 11, 2020
Margaret Nolan, the actress and mannequin easiest identified for her role in the 1964 Bond film “Goldfinger” and The Beatles fundamental “A Hard Days Night,” has died. She modified into 76.
Director Edgar Wright acknowledged on Sunday it modified into his “sad duty” to state the passing of the “horny” Nolan, his buddy and recent collaborator.
“She modified into the center of Venn diagram of every little thing chilly in the 60’s; having appeared with the Beatles, been previous iconic in Bond,” Wright tweeted.
Wright tweeted a recent image with Nolan, who will appear in a “cramped role” in his upcoming film “Final Night in Soho.”
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“She modified into so humorous, interesting and, as which which you can possibly imagine, fleshy of the most improbable tales,” Wright wrote. “I’m so joyful I purchased to snatch her. My coronary heart goes out to her family and all that cherished her. She’s going to doubtless be great missed.”
It be my sad duty to order that actress and artist, the sexy Margaret Nolan has passed away. She modified into the center of Venn diagram of every little thing chilly in the 60’s; having appeared with the Beatles, been previous iconic in Bond and been phase of the Carry On forged too. 1/4 pic.twitter.com/YaEaWDmLt2
— edgarwright (@edgarwright) October 11, 2020
Nolan modified into born on Oct. 29, 1943, in Somerset, England. Growing up in London, she purchased her commence as a mannequin. She acted in TV reveals and theater productions earlier than touchdown the cramped but memorable role of Grandfather’s Girl in On line casino in The Beatles’ “A Hard Day’s Night.”
In July 1964, Nolan played Dink, 007 James Bond’s masseuse opposite Sean Connery in “Goldfinger.” Nolan earned film immortality acting in the “Goldfinger” title sequence (alongside with posters, records and books), her body painted fully in gold and wearing a gold bikini.
Shirley Eaton played the gold-painted Bond lady in the film.
Nolan also appeared in lots of films in the British “Carry On” sequence. She is survived by sons Luke O’Sullivan and Oscar Deeks, who’s a cinematographer.
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