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Lois Maxwell
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Biography

Everyone knows (or should know) Lois Maxwell as the one and only 'Miss Moneypenny' - but there's much more to her acting career than that. She started out against her parents will - and without their knowledge in a Canadian childrens radio program - credited as 'Robin Wells'. Before the age of 15 she left for England with The Canadian Army's Entertainment Corps and manged (after her age had been discovered) to get herself enrolled in The Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, where she met and became friends with Roger Moore. Her movie career started with a Warner production Matter of Life and Death, A (1946). After having won The Most Promising Newcomer Golden Globe Award in 1947 she went on and paticipated in 6 Hollywood productions before she decided to try her luck in Italy. She had to leave for England caused by her husbands illness, and since then she has had roles in a number of movies beisde the first 14 Bond movies. In 1989 she retired.
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Spouse
'Peter Marriott' (? - ?)
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Trivia

In 1949, when she was getting started in Hollywood, Maxwell was among eight starlets who were asked to pose for a picture in Life magazine. In addition to Maxwell, there was another starlet who would go on to bigger things, Marilyn Monroe.


Lois Maxwell stared in:

Title Year Saw with/at: Own On? Rating
Dr. No 1962 Digital ***
From Russia With Love 1963 Digital ***
Goldfinger 1964 Digital *** 1/2
Thunderball 1965 Digital ***
You Only Live Twice 1967 Digital ** 1/2
On Her Majestys Secret Service 1969 Digital *** 1/2
Diamonds are Forever 1971 Digital ***
Live and Let Die 1973 Digital ***
The Man With the Golden Gun 1974 Digital ** 1/2
Moonraker 1979 Peter Loge at Showcase Orange Digital ** 1/2
For Your Eyes Only 1981 With Peter L. Digital *** 1/2
Octopussy 1983 With Peter L. Digital *** 1/2
A View to a Kill 1985 With Jessica at Showcase Ornange ( I fell asleep) Digital 1/2 *