skip navigation
Joan Collins

Joan Collins



TCM Messageboards
Post your comments here


TCM Archive Materials VIEW ALL ARCHIVES (1)

Recent DVDs


The... You know how their prehistoric story turns out, but do you know their... more info $14.98was $14.98 Buy Now

The Virgin... As every student of world history knows, the Virgin Queen was really Queen... more info $19.98was $19.98 Buy Now

Rally 'Round... Paul Newman, Joanne Woodward and Joan Collins make a hilarious love triangle in... more info $19.98was $19.98 Buy Now

The Girl In... This fascinating 1955 drama chronicles the true story of showgirl Evelyn Nesbit,... more info $19.98was $19.98 Buy Now

Empire Of The... Mutant mayhem! It's a creepy-crawly double feature on one disc, as good... more info $14.98was $14.98 Buy Now

I Don't Want... "Rosemary's Baby" (1968) meets "The Omen" (1976) in this delirious British... more info $24.95was $24.95 Buy Now

Also Known As: Died:
Born: May 23, 1933 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Voted Female Star of 1982 by the Hollywood Women's Press Club

In 1994 the Association of Breast Cancer Studies presented her with a Lifetime Achievement Award for her humanitarian interests.

Named as Officer, Order of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II in 1996

Deeply concerned about children the world over, Collins is an honorary founding member of the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children and has long been a patron of the International Foundation for Children with Learning Disabilities.

After her victory over Random House: "Wonderful jury! It's tremendously gratifying ...

"I believe in the judicial system here. I did write two books, but that's all right. You'll see 'Hell Hath No Fury' [the second book] in print by the end of the year. This court part will be the end of the book.

"I'm extremely happy. It ended two years of absolute hell ...

"Nobody held a gun to Random House to pay me $4 million." --Joan Collins to New York Post, February 14, 1996.

Attributing her resilience to being raised in wartime London: "If I ever whined, my parents would say, 'Children are starving in Europe! Bombs are falling! How dare you be miserable when you've got a comfy bed to sleep in!' I was brought up to never feel sorry for myself." --Joan Collins, in People, June 30, 1997.

Please support TCMDB by adding to this information.

Click here to contribute