Lois Maxwell

Lois Maxwell

Birth
Kitchener, Waterloo Regional Municipality, Ontario, Canada
Death 29 Sep 2007 (aged 80)
Fremantle, Fremantle City, Western Australia, Australia
Burial Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend
Memorial ID 21838302 · View Source
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Actress. She appeared in films and television from the mid-1940s until the early 2000s and is fondly remembered for her recurring role as 'Miss Moneypenny' in the 'James Bond' film series beginning with "Dr. No" (1962) until "View to a Kill" (1985). Born Lois Hooker, she was raised in Toronto and began her acting career on radio before studying at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London. She began her Hollywood career appearing in the 1946 picture "Spring Song" and was recipient of a Golden Globe as promising female newcomer in the film "That Hagen Girl" (1947). Further film credits included "Lady in the Fog" (1952), "Lolita" (1962) and "The Haunting" (1963). Among her small screen credits are "Danger Man", "The Avengers" and "The Saint". She had a featured role as 'Nancy Williams' in the series "Adventures in Rainbow Country" (1969).

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 30 Sep 2007
  • Find a Grave Memorial 21838302
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Lois Maxwell (14 Feb 1927–29 Sep 2007), Find a Grave Memorial no. 21838302, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.