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Hayley Mills

Actress
Female
Born Apr 18, 1946
Age 70
Hometown London
Height 5' 3" (160 cm)
Nationality English
Other Names Mills, Hayley Cat...
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde

Hayley Mills is an English actress. The daughter of John Mills and Mary Hayley Bell, and sister of actress Juliet Mills, Mills began her acting career as a child and was hailed as a promising newcomer, winning the BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer for Tiger Bay (1959), the Academy Juvenile Award for Pollyanna (1960) and Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year – Actress in 1961.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1946 Birth Born on April 18, 1946.

TEENAGE

1961 15 Years Old 1 More Event
The daughter of Sir John Mills and Mary Hayley Bell, and younger sister of actress Juliet Mills, Mills began her acting career as a child and was hailed as a promising newcomer, winning the BAFTA Award for Most Promising Newcomer for Tiger Bay (1959), the Academy Juvenile Award for Pollyanna (1960) and Golden Globe Award for New Star of the Year – Actress in 1961. … Read More
1962 16 Years Old 1 More Event
Mills was considered for the role of Lolita Haze in Stanley Kubrick's 1962 film version of Lolita. … Read More

TWENTIES

1966 20 Years Old Mills made her stage debut in a 1966 West End revival of Peter Pan.
1968 22 Years Old She then starred as the protagonist of Pretty Polly, opposite famous Indian film actor Shashi Kapoor in Singapore, and appeared in the controversial horror thriller Twisted Nerve in 1968, along with her Family Way co-star Hywel Bennett.
1971 25 Years Old She eventually married Roy Boulting in 1971.
1972 26 Years Old In 1972 she again acted opposite Hywel Bennett in Endless Night along with Britt Ekland, Per Oscarsson and George Sanders. … Read More
1975 29 Years Old After her appearance in The Kingfisher Caper in 1975, Mills dropped out of the film industry for a few years.

THIRTIES

1981 35 Years Old In 1981 Mills returned to acting with a starring role in the UK television mini-series The Flame Trees of Thika, based on Elspeth Huxley's memoir of her childhood in East Africa. … Read More

FORTIES

1986 40 Years Old Always welcomed at Disney, Mills narrated an episode of The Wonderful World of Disney, sparking renewed interest in her Disney work. In 1986 she reprised her roles as twins Sharon and Susan for a trio of Parent Trap television films: The Parent Trap II, The Parent Trap III, and The Parent Trap IV: Hawaiian Honeymoon.
1987 41 Years Old Mills also starred as the title character in the Disney Channel-produced television series Good Morning, Miss Bliss in 1987. … Read More

FIFTIES

1998 52 Years Old In recognition of her work with The Walt Disney Company, Mills was awarded the prestigious Disney Legends award in 1998.
2000 54 Years Old 1 More Event
Mills recalled her childhood in the 2000 documentary film Sir John Mills' Moving Memories which was directed by Marcus Dillistone and written by her brother Jonathan. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2007 61 Years Old In December 2007, for their annual birthday celebration of "The Master", The Noël Coward Society invited Mills as the guest celebrity to lay flowers in front of Coward's statue at New York's Gershwin Theatre, thereby commemorating the 108th birthday of Sir Noel.
2008 62 Years Old On 18 April 2008, Mills was diagnosed with breast cancer. … Read More
2012 66 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2012 Mills starred as Ursula Widdington in the stage production of Ladies in Lavender at the Royal & Derngate Theatre, before embarking on a national UK tour.
2015 69 Years Old 1 More Event
From 28 May 2015, Mills will tour Australia with her brother-in-law Maxwell Caulfield and her sister Juliet Mills in the comedy Legends! by Pulitzer Prize winner James Kirkwood. … Read More
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