Lana Wood

Born Mar 1, 1946

Lana Wood is an American actress and producer. She was born to Russian émigré parents, Nikolai and Maria Zakharenko, and is the younger sister of actress, Natalie Wood. Her first major role was at age 9 in the John Wayne western The Searchers. She was a regular on the soap opera Peyton Place. She is best known for her role as Plenty O'Toole in the 1971 James Bond film Diamonds Are Forever. She appeared in a number of small films and television guest roles throughout the 1970s and 1980s.… Read More

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1946 Birth Born on March 1, 1946.


1966 20 Years Old She played the role from 1966–67. … Read More
1971 25 Years Old She was cast as a Bond girl, "Plenty O'Toole", in the 1971 James Bond film, Diamonds Are Forever. … Read More


1984 38 Years Old Wood wrote a memoir, Natalie, A Memoir by Her Sister, in 1984. … Read More
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