Maryam d'Abo

Born Dec 27, 1960

Maryam d'Abo is an English film and television actress, best known as Bond girl Kara Milovy in the 1987 James Bond film The Living Daylights.

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1960 Birth Born on December 27, 1960.


1982 21 Years Old In 1982, d'Abo made her screen debut in the successful low-budget science fiction horror film Xtro, playing Analise Mercier, a French au pair, who becomes a human incubator for an alien.
1984 23 Years Old She appeared in the 1984 film Until September, and the following year, she had small roles in White Nights and Arthur the King.
1987 26 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1987, she starred in The Living Daylights as Kara Milovy, the sweet and vulnerable Czechoslovakian cellist and sniper who falls for James Bond.
1988 27 Years Old In 1988, she had a well-received role as Ta'Ra, an alien medical officer in the science fiction TV miniseries Something is Out There, which was followed by a six-episode NBC mini-series by the same name.
1990 29 Years Old In 1990 she played Anne Summerton in the TV adaptation of Jeffrey Archer's novel Not a Penny More, Not a Penny Less, starring Ed Asner and directed by Clive Donner.


1992 31 Years Old In 1992, she had a supporting role as a pretentious stained-glass artist in the quirky, low-budget British comedy Leon the Pig Farmer, which enjoyed a positive reception at film festivals in Venice, London, Edinburgh, and Palm Springs, California.
1994 33 Years Old In 1994, she appeared in The Browning Version, directed by Mike Figgis. … Read More


2002 41 Years Old 1 More Event
She played the mother of Lara (played by Keira Knightley) in the 2002 TV miniseries version of Doctor Zhivago, and she was Queen Hecuba in the Emmy-nominated miniseries Helen of Troy (2003). … Read More
2003 - 2006 2 More Events
2007 46 Years Old In 2007, she had surgery for a brain haemorrhage from which she recovered. … Read More
2009 48 Years Old In 2009, she worked on a documentary on this topic. In 2009, d'Abo had a supporting role in British period fantasy-thriller Dorian Gray, based on the classic Oscar Wilde tale. … Read More


2014 53 Years Old She appeared in a 2014 Indian film, Tigers. … Read More
2015 54 Years Old In 2015, she modeled for fashion retailer JD Williams' AW 15 collection that includes clothing for women in their 50s.
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