Maryam d'Abo
Actress
Maryam d'Abo
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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Bond Girl Maryam d'Abo talks about the brain haemorrhage almost killed her
Daily Mail (UK) - over 4 years
Maryam d’Abo was the stunning blonde with sculpted cheekbones who fell for 007 in the Bond film The Living Daylights. However, it took a serious brain haemorrhage in 2007 for her to find her calling.
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Die Olsen "Confident Sexy" Kampagne - Prestige Cars Blog (Blog)
Google News - over 5 years
Zum Thema “Reifes Selbstbewusstsein” sagt Ambassador Maryam D”Abo, Schriftstellerin, Produzentin und einstiges Bond-Girl ganz treffend: “Als ich modelte um meine Studium zu finanzieren, war ich so verunsichert. Mir wurde nicht beigebracht,
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ย้อนดู 22 สาวบอนด์ สวยเซ็กซี่ เด็ด เผ็ด ดุ - สนุกดอทคอม
Google News - over 5 years
... Living Daylights (พยัคฆ์สะบัดลาย - 1987) สาวคนที่ 15 Maryam d'Abo Licence to Kill (รหัสสังหาร - 1989) สาวคนที่ 16 Carey Lowell GoldenEye (พยัคฆ์ร้าย 007 รหัสลับทลายโลก - 1995) สาวคนที่ 17 Izabella Scorupco Tomorrow Never Dies (พยัคฆ์ร้ายไม่มีวันตาย
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Vermont Production of A Walk in the Woods to Visit London's Tricycle Theatre - Playbill.com
Google News - over 5 years
She is currently producing a film version of "Hedda Gabler" with her partners Maryam d'Abo and Christopher Hampton for their company Filmic Films, from Hampton's screen adaptation of the play. To book tickets, contact the box office on 020 7328 1000,
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Nicolas Kent To Direct A WALK IN THE WOODS - Broadway World
Google News - over 5 years
Myriam's screen credits include Le Secret de Jerome, which won her the Baillard D'Or at the Namur Film Festival and she is currently producing Hedda Gabler with her partners Maryam d'Abo and Christopher Hampton for their company Filmic Films,
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Arnie, damaged brains and lost selves at film festival - New Scientist (blog)
Google News - almost 6 years
A collaboration between Broks, former Bond girl Maryam d'Abo and her husband, director Hugh Hudson, Rupture was inspired by d'Abo's own experience of surviving a brain haemorrhage. While Machine in the Ghost got festival-goers pondering the outer
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Chariots of Fire director's latest previewed at Edinburgh Film Festival as ... - stv.tv
Google News - almost 6 years
A clip from the film, a personal document of his wife's (former Bond Girl Maryam d'Abo) recovery from a brain hemorrhage, will be screened as part of The Machine in the Ghost, an interactive evening delving deep into notions of personal identity and
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Home comforts - Financial Times
Google News - almost 6 years
“It's comfortable and so easy to wear,” says actress Maryam D'Abo, who was raised in France. “I love their soft fabrics and the earth colours of the collections.” Agnès b is another great French classic label, now in its fourth decade, renowned for its
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TELEVISION REVIEW; Rising Above the Masculine Cachet of Covering a War
NYTimes - almost 12 years
If you prick CNN's Ben Wedeman, does he not bleed? ''Bearing Witness,'' a documentary on A&E tonight that focuses on the dedication and bravery of women in war zones, raises the question of why war correspondents who are women should be considered more noteworthy than men. They aren't, of course. The era when female war correspondents like Martha
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TELEVISION REVIEW; 'Zhivago' Without Hollywood
NYTimes - over 13 years
There is a moment when a blurred glimpse of a blond girl in an astrakhan hat peering through a frosted window causes one's heart to leap like Yury Zhivago's. Is it, could it be . . . Julie Christie? Then a meeker, more mundane Lara played by Keira Knightley comes into focus, a crushing reminder that this is the British television adaptation of
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TELEVISION REVIEW; After All These Eons, She's Still a Tunic-Ripper
NYTimes - almost 14 years
The understatement of several millennia: Helen of Troy was a dude magnet. This Spartan beauty pitted brother against brother, nation against nation, and unsettled the carefully calibrated harmony on Mount Olympus. And the epic tale of love and war gives cable producers a high-brow reason to deliver lust and bloodshed in one extravagant package. The
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BOLDFACE NAMES
NYTimes - over 14 years
Mr. Big's New Act There had been talk that RONALD A. GALOTTI, the publisher of GQ and the model for the character Mr. Big on the HBO series ''Sex and the City'', was not getting along with ART COOPER, the editor. But there was no evidence of that at the glitzy and nearly endless GQ ''Men of the Year Awards'' on Wednesday, where they made like JERRY
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Review/Film; Of a Test-Tube Mixup, an Identity Crisis and a Pig That Bleats
NYTimes - over 23 years
If you mated a sheep with a pig, would the offspring be kosher or nonkosher? That is one of the amusing questions raised in "Leon the Pig Farmer," a dry satirical comedy from England, which opens today at the 68th Street Playhouse. When the product of an accidental crossbreeding of the two species is actually born on a Yorkshire farm, two rabbis
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Whirling Teacups And Ferris Wheels
NYTimes - over 25 years
"LOOK down there," says Orson Welles in a mocking tone to Joseph Cotten in "The Third Man" from atop the Prater's Riesenrad, its giant Ferris wheel. Welles plays Harry Lime, an American villain in postwar Vienna, and Cotten is the pulp western writer with the unlikely name of Holly Martins who has arrived for the very-much-alive Harry's funeral.
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Review/Television; A Financier's Victims Scheming to Break Even
NYTimes - almost 27 years
LEAD: Like most other broadcasting organizations throughout the world, the British Broadcasting Corporation has been coping with money problems as programming costs continue to increase. The obvious solution of co-productions gives rise to rumors that the BBC might have to sacrifice quality for the sake of bottom-line compromises with outsiders.
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TV Notes
NYTimes - almost 29 years
LEAD: Hollywood Creatures Hollywood Creatures Rick Baker, who won his second Academy Award for makeup last month, for his apelike creature in ''Harry and the Hendersons,'' has been at it again. He has concocted a 15-foot-long, spidery, scorpion type of thing, horrible to behold, for ''Something Is Out There,'' a two-part thriller scheduled on NBC
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HOME VIDEO/NEW RELEASES; World Weary
NYTimes - about 29 years
LEAD: THE LIVING DAYLIGHTS Starring Timothy Dalton (in photo), Maryam d'Abo, Jeroen Krabbe, Joe Don Baker, John Rhys-Davies, Art Malik, Andreas Wisniewski, Thomas Wheatley, Robert Brown. Directed by John Glen. 1987. CBS/Fox Video. 130 minutes. $89.98. Rated PG. Some brief nudity. THE LIVING DAYLIGHTS Starring Timothy Dalton (in photo), Maryam
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Film: 'Living Daylights,' With the New Bond
NYTimes - over 29 years
LEAD: IT'S a tough job, keeping the world's waiters and butlers and bathing beauties apprised that he takes his martinis ''shaken, not stirred.'' But somebody has to do it, and in ''The Living Daylights'' - a great title, from a 1966 Ian Fleming short story - that somebody is Timothy Dalton. Mr. Dalton, the latest successor to the role of James
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Timeline
Learn about memorable moments in the evolution of Maryam d'Abo
    FIFTIES
  • 2015
    Age 54
    In 2015, she modeled for fashion retailer JD Williams' AW 15 collection that includes clothing for women in their 50s.http://home.bt.com/lifestyle/fashion-beauty/remember-her-ex-bond-girl-maryam-dabo-turns-model-for-over-50s-fashion-range-11364001524983
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  • 2014
    Age 53
    She appeared in a 2014 Indian film, Tigers.
    More Details Hide Details d'Abo is the cousin of Mike d'Abo, a singer and member of 1960s group Manfred Mann. This makes her first cousin once removed of actress Olivia d'Abo - the two bought a house together in Los Angeles when Olivia was 19. d'Abo is the granddaughter (on her mother's side) of the anti-communist Georgian General Giorgi Kvinitadze.
  • FORTIES
  • 2009
    Age 48
    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.
    More Details Hide Details Maryam d'Abo is signed to Models 1.
  • 2007
    Age 46
    In 2007, she had surgery for a brain haemorrhage from which she recovered.
    More Details Hide Details It inspired her to meet other people who had similar experiences.
  • 2006
    Age 45
    In 2006, a new version of the documentary, updated to include interviews with cast from Casino Royale (2006) was again aired on the AMC network and later released as a bonus feature on the March 2007 Blu-ray Disc and DVD release.
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  • 2003
    Age 42
    In November 2003, d'Abo married Hugh Hudson, the Oscar-nominated British director of Chariots of Fire (1981), Greystoke: The Legend of Tarzan, Lord of the Apes (1984), and Revolution (1985).
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  • 2002
    Age 41
    In 2002, d'Abo co-wrote the book Bond Girls Are Forever, a tribute to the women who have played the role of a Bond Girl.
    More Details Hide Details The book formed the basis for a documentary, featuring d'Abo and other famed Bond girls, including Ursula Andress. The documentary appeared on the American AMC network in 2002, timed to coincide with the theatrical release of Die Another Day. It was later included as a gift with the purchase of Die Another Day on DVD by some retailers.
    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).
    More Details Hide Details In 2005, she had a small role in the well-received French film L'Enfer (Hell), co-written by Krzysztof Kieslowski and starring Emmanuelle Béart and Carole Bouquet (also a Bond girl).
  • THIRTIES
  • 1994
    Age 33
    In 1994, she appeared in The Browning Version, directed by Mike Figgis.
    More Details Hide Details Since then, she has had roles in various low-budget, straight-to-video action, horror and fantasy films such as Tomcat: Dangerous Desires (1992), as well as guest roles on television shows Tales From the Crypt (1993), Red Shoe Diaries (1992), Murder, She Wrote (1992). She reunited with her James Bond director John Glen for a guest-starring role on the television series Space Precinct and for the feature film The Point Men (2001). Glen later claimed that the reason he cast her in three different projects was because she was one of his favourite actresses.
  • 1992
    Age 31
    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.
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  • TWENTIES
  • 1990
    Age 29
    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.
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  • 1988
    Age 27
    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.
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  • 1987
    Age 26
    As a tie-in with the film, she also appeared in a Bond-themed Playboy cover and multi-page pictorial in the September 1987 issue, but later said "I wouldn't do those pictures now...
    More Details Hide Details I've learned a lot since then" in an interview with People.
    In 1987, she starred in The Living Daylights as Kara Milovy, the sweet and vulnerable Czechoslovakian cellist and sniper who falls for James Bond.
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  • 1984
    Age 23
    She appeared in the 1984 film Until September, and the following year, she had small roles in White Nights and Arthur the King.
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  • 1982
    Age 21
    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.
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  • CHILDHOOD
  • 1960
    Born
    Born on December 27, 1960.
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