Lois Chiles

Actress + Model
Born Apr 15, 1947

Lois Cleveland Chiles is an American actress and former fashion model known for her role as Dr. Holly Goodhead in the 1979 James Bond film Moonraker.

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    MTV News - Aug 24, 2012
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1947 Birth Born on April 15, 1947.


1972 25 Years Old She made her big-screen debut in Together for Days in 1972, followed by 1973's The Way We Were, in which she played opposite Robert Redford and Barbra Streisand, as Carol Ann, the college sweetheart of Redford's character.
1974 27 Years Old She was then cast as Jordan Baker in 1974's The Great Gatsby, alongside Mia Farrow and, again, Robert Redford.


1978 31 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1978, she appeared in the film adaptation of Agatha Christie's Death on the Nile as the murder victim Linnet Ridgeway Doyle, and in 1979, she appeared in what is perhaps her most famous role, that of NASA astronaut, scientist and Bond girl Dr. Holly Goodhead opposite Roger Moore's James Bond in Moonraker. … Read More


1987 40 Years Old Her portrayal of reporter Jennifer Mack in James L. Brooks' Broadcast News (1987) was also well received, as was her turn in George A. Romero's horror flick Creepshow 2 in 1987, as a hit and run driver.
1989 42 Years Old In 1989, she appeared uncredited in a short but effective cameo as the estranged mother of Ione Skye's character in Say Anything (1989).
1996 49 Years Old She has since appeared as a stuffy high school principal in the 1996 Disney film Wish Upon a Star, and as a frightened cruise passenger in the critically panned Speed 2: Cruise Control in 1997.


1997 50 Years Old She made a cameo appearance in the international release of the 1997 Bond spoof Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery, though her scene was cut in the United States release. … Read More
2002 55 Years Old In the spring of 2002, she taught a course in film acting at the University of Houston. … Read More
2005 58 Years Old 1 More Event
…  She dated Don Henley but the relationship ended, and in 2005, she married money manager Richard Gilder. … Read More
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