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Joan Collins snubbed iconic James Bond role
By SP_COP on November 10, 2013 | From
Joan Collins snubbed iconic James Bond role Opening up about her career, Joan Collins admits she could have been a Bond girl… but instead, she snubbed the iconic 'Goldfinger' role.

That's right folks - legendary actress Joan Collins was almost a Bond girl. And while she admits she was offered the part, it turns out she was just unable to take it. But could this role have changed her career forever? It looks as though the ageing TV star will just never know.

In a recent interview with the Daily Mail, the 80-year-old actress revealed that she once had the chance to be a Bond girl… but she turned the role down as she was pregnant at the time.

Approached to play the part of Jill Masterson in the 1964 classic 'Goldfinger', she would have appeared as the woman who Sean Connery finds dead in a hotel room, covered in gold paint.

"I was asked to do the Shirley Eaton part in the Sean Connery Bond film 'Goldfinger'," she explained. "The classic role in which she is naked and sprayed from head to foot in gold paint."

"It's an amazing image and an amazing film but I turned it down. I was pregnant at the time with my son Sacha."

The legendary actress, who starred as Alexis Carrington in TV's 'Dynasty', admits that she often wonders whether the James Bond role would have set her off down a very different path… and I can't help thinking she may have become an even bigger star than she already is.

"Who knows?" she said. "It could have altered the direction of my whole career and I sometimes wonder what would have happened if I had done it."...
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