Alison Doody

Born Nov 11, 1966

Alison Doody is an Irish actress and model. She is known for playing Jenny Flex in 1985's A View to a Kill, as well as her role as Elsa Schneider in 1989's Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade.

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1966 Birth Born on November 11, 1966.


1985 18 Years Old Having come to the attention of the casting director of a new James Bond film, she accepted a small part as Jenny Flex in 1985's A View to a Kill.
1986 19 Years Old Doody was listed as one of 12 Promising New Actors of 1986 in John Willis' Screen World, Vol. 38. … Read More


1987 20 Years Old Doody had a non-speaking role in the 1987 television adaptation of The Secret Garden appearing as Archibald Craven's wife, Lilias, in his dream.
1988 21 Years Old Her first lead role was in a 1988 episode of Jim Henson fantasy series The Storyteller as Sapsorrow, opposite John Hurt, Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders.
1989 22 Years Old She played opposite Pierce Brosnan in the film Taffin (1988) before taking probably her most high-profile part to date, as Austrian Nazi-sympathiser and archaeologist Dr. Elsa Schneider in 1989's Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade playing opposite Harrison Ford. … Read More
1991 24 Years Old In 1991 Doody co-starred opposite Jonathan Pryce in British mini-series Selling Hitler, inspired by the publishing fraud known as the Hitler Diaries. … Read More
1994 27 Years Old 1 More Event
Chosen to replace Cybill Shepherd as spokeswoman for L'Oréal, she went on to play opposite Charlie Sheen in 1994's Major League II as Flannery, his girlfriend and agent.


2003 36 Years Old After almost a decade away from the screen, Doody returned to acting with a small role in 2003 British comedy movie The Actors with Michael Caine, playing herself in an award ceremony scene.
2004 37 Years Old 1 More Event
She played alongside Patrick Swayze in a 2004 television movie adaptation of King Solomon's Mines and also starred in a short called Benjamin's Struggle (2005), a pamphlet about the Holocaust, and in the British TV series Waking the Dead (in a two-part episode called "The Fall").


2010 43 Years Old In 2010, Doody shot a part in Danny Dyer film The Rapture (2010).
She later guest starred in RTÉ's medical drama The Clinic., and was set to star in a 2011 remake of horror classic The Asphyx, but the project later stalled.
2014 47 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2014 she appeared in We Still Kill the Old Way.
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