LONDON (AFP) – British actress Eunice Gayson, who performed the primary Bond woman, has died on the age of 90, the official 007 Twitter account stated on Saturday (June 9).
Gayson performed the spy’s love curiosity Sylvia Trench reverse Sean Connery within the 1962 movie Dr No, the primary of the franchise, after which once more in From Russia with Love.
Bond producers Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli provided their condolences to her household in a press release posted on the 007 Twitter feed.
“We are so sad to learn that Eunice Gayson, our very first ‘Bond girl’ who played Sylvia Trench in DR. NO and FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE has passed away. Our sincere thoughts are with her family,” they stated.
Gayson additionally appeared reverse Peter Cushing in 1958 Hammer horror movie The Revenge of Frankenstein, and in episodes of 1960s tv sequence The Avengers and The Saint.