Who is Joan Collins
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Joan was born 23 May 1933 in Paddington, UK to a music agent and a nightclub hostess. Young Joan studied at at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Her early movie career included movies, such as Lady Godiva Rides Again, Decameron Nights, and Land of the Pharaohs. Collins revived her career in 1980’s with the role of Alexis Carrington on TV show Dynasty. She’s four times divorced and currently lives with her fifth husband Percy Gibson.
Collins has been married five times. Her first marriage was to Irish actor Maxwell Reed. She married English actor Anthony Newley in 1963 and had two children with him. She had a daughter with her third husband, businessman Ron Kass. After they separated, she married Swedish pop star Peter Holm, and followed her divorce from him with a fifth marriage to Percy Gibson in 2002. She has homes in New York City, Los Angeles, London, and France.
Inspirational Quotes by Joan Collins
"And we have not found any generational gap at all. If he wants to go a football game, he goes. If I want to go to a fashion show, I go. We don't have to do everything together. But we like doing most things together."
"Gone are the days when a gentleman lightly took your hand in his and brushed his lips across it, or tipped his hat to acknowledge you as he chivalrously stepped aside to let you pass."
"One of the rules about being an actor or an actress is that you never diss other actors or actresses, particularly when you don't know them."
"And I used to write novels and little stories and compositions and I - but I put them away because I started acting when I was 17. So there wasn't much time."
"I've never chased fame. I came into this business to be a theatre actress. I was nine when I first appeared on stage. But I can't say I would turn my back on fortune. I'm someone who enjoys the benefits of money."