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Encyclopedia > Lois Maxwell
Lois Maxwell

Maxwell as Miss Moneypenny
Birth name Lois Hooker
Born February 14, 1927 (1927-02-14) (age 80)
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada
Other name(s) Lois Maxwell-Marriott
Notable roles Miss Moneypenny

Lois Maxwell (born 14 February 1927) is a Golden Globe-winning Canadian actress, known for her role as Miss Moneypenny in the James Bond franchise. Starring in fourteen James Bond movies, many fans credit her as the definitive Miss Moneypenny. She was succeeded by Caroline Bliss and later Samantha Bond. Image File history File links MaxwellMonneypenney. ... Miss Moneypenny is a fictional character in the James Bond novels and films. ... is the 45th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1927 (MCMXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... Image File history File links Flag_of_Canada. ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... Miss Moneypenny is a fictional character in the James Bond novels and films. ... is the 45th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1927 (MCMXXVII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ... Actors in period costume sharing a joke whilst waiting between takes during location filming. ... Miss Moneypenny is a fictional character in the James Bond novels and films. ... Flemings image of James Bond; commissioned to aid the Daily Express comic strip artists. ... Miss Moneypenny is a fictional character in the James Bond novels and films. ... Caroline Bliss (born 1961) is a British actress who trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. ... Samantha Bond (born November 27, 1962) is an English actress best known for her role as Miss Moneypenny in the Pierce Brosnan James Bond films. ...


In the late 1940s, Maxwell attempted to make a name for herself as a starlet in Hollywood; She won the Golden Globe Award as "Best Newcomer" for her role in the Shirley Temple comedy That Hagen Girl and participated in a Life Magazine photo layout in which she posed with another up-and-coming actress named Marilyn Monroe. She appeared in Bedtime for Bonzo with Ronald Reagan, whom she declared (in an interview with Hello! magazine) she had found very handsome and attractive. Maxwell made a guest appearance in the "Something for a rainy day" episode of the ITC series The Baron, playing insurance investigator Charlie. Her character spends most of the episode wearing an olive green PVC raincoat. ... The Golden Globe Awards are American awards for motion pictures and television programs, given out each year during a formal dinner. ... Shirley Jane Temple (born May 23, 1928) later known as Shirley Temple Black, is an Academy Award-winning former child actress. ... That Hagen Girl was an American film released in 1947. ... A cover of Life Magazine from 1911 Life has been the name of two notable magazines published in the United States. ... Marilyn Monroe (born Norma Jeane Mortenson on June 1, 1926 – August 5, 1962), was a Golden Globe Award-winning American actress, singer, model and pop icon. ... Bedtime for Bonzo is a 1951 comedy film directed by Frederick De Cordova. ... Ronald Wilson Reagan (February 6, 1911 – June 5, 2004) was the fortieth President of the United States (1981 – 1989) and the thirty-third Governor of California (1967 – 1975). ... Hello! is a weekly magazine specialising in celebrity news and gossip, published in Britain. ... ITC may stand for: Illinois Terminal Railroad (AAR reporting mark ITC) Incorporated Television Company, known best perhaps for producing The Muppet Show and a number of Sylvia and Gerry Anderson live and Supermarionation TV shows Independent Television Commission Institute of Technology Institute of Technology of Cambodia [1] Institute of Technology... The Baron was a British television series, made in 1966 and produced by ITC Entertainment. ...


Maxwell has also appeared in many other television series and movies both in Britain and Canada, and was the star of Adventures in Rainbow Country in the late 1960s. Lois lived in Espanola, Ontario for 18 years, near where the series was filmed. She guest starred in episodes of The Saint and The Persuaders! which both starred Roger Moore. Television series redirects here. ... Film is a term that encompasses individual motion pictures, the field of film as an art form, and the motion picture industry. ... Adventures in Rainbow Country was a Canadian television series, which aired on CBC Television in 1970 and 1971. ... Espanola (2006 census population 5,314) is a town in Northern Ontario, Canada. ... The Saint was a long-running British action adventure television series, made by ITC Entertainment, that aired on ITV stations between 1962 and 1969, and on American television as a syndicated show (1962-1967) and on NBC (1967-69). ... The Persuaders! is a British television series, which first aired in 1971 and 1972 in Britains ITV and on the ABC Network in the United States. ... For other persons named Roger Moore, see Roger Moore (disambiguation). ...


She provided the voice of Atlanta for the science fiction children's series Stingray in 1963. In the 1970s, she wrote a popular newspaper column for the Toronto Sun. Cover from Stingray DVD box set (2001). ... A columnist is a journalist who produces a specific form of writing for publication called a column. Columns appear in newspapers, magazines and the Internet. ... The Toronto Sun is an English language daily newspaper published in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. ...


Maxwell was born Lois Hooker in Kitchener, Ontario. She lives in Perth, Western Australia. This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... The Perth skyline viewed from the Swan River This article is about the metropolitan area of Perth, Western Australia. ...


Filmography

  1. Dr. No (1962)
  2. From Russia with Love (1963)
  3. The Haunting (1963)
  4. Goldfinger (1964)
  5. Thunderball (1965)
  6. You Only Live Twice (1967)
  7. On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969)
  8. Diamonds Are Forever (1971)
  9. Live and Let Die (1973)
  10. The Man with the Golden Gun (1974)
  11. The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
  12. Moonraker (1979)
  13. For Your Eyes Only (1981)
  14. Octopussy (1983)
  15. A View to a Kill (1985)

In addition to the above, Maxwell portrayed Moneypenny in a 1967 made-for-television special (produced by EON Productions) entitled, Welcome to Japan, Mr. Bond. This special is included in the 2006 special edition DVD release of You Only Live Twice. Dr. No is a 1962 spy film. ... Year 1962 (MCMLXII) was a common year starting on Monday (the link is to a full 1962 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... From Russia with Love is the second James Bond film in the official EON Productions series, and the second to star Sean Connery as the suave and sophisticated British Secret Service agent James Bond. ... Year 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Haunting is a 1963 horror film directed by Robert Wise and adapted by Nelson Gidding from the novel The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson. ... For the villain in this film, see Auric Goldfinger. ... 1964 (MCMLXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1964 calendar). ... This article needs additional references or sources for verification. ... 1965 (MCMLXV) was a common year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1965 calendar). ... Ian Flemings You Only Live Twice is the fifth film in the EON Productions James Bond series, the fifth to star Sean Connery as British Secret Service agent Commander James Bond 007, and the sixth film to feature James Bond. ... 1967 (MCMLXVII) was a common year starting on Sunday of the Gregorian calendar (the link is to a full 1967 calendar). ... On Her Majestys Secret Service is the sixth film in the EON Productions James Bond series and the only one to star George Lazenby as British Secret Service agent, Commander James Bond, and the first and only film in which Bond settles on a single woman and marries her. ... For the Stargate SG-1 episode, see 1969 (Stargate SG-1). ... Diamonds Are Forever is the 7th film in the James Bond series and the sixth and final to star Sean Connery as MI6 agent after his absence from the previous Bond film On Her Majestys Secret Service starring George Lazenby in the lead role as secret agent James Bond. ... Year 1971 (MCMLXXI) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the 1971 Gregorian calendar. ... Live and Let Die is the 8th film in the British James Bond series and the first to star Roger Moore as MI6 agent James Bond. ... Year 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday (link will display full calendar) of the 1973 Gregorian calendar. ... The Man with the Golden Gun is the ninth film in the James Bond series and the second to star Roger Moore as MI6 agent James Bond. ... 1974 (MCMLXXIV) was a common year starting on Tuesday. ... The Spy Who Loved Me is the 10th film in the James Bond series and the third to star Roger Moore as MI6 agent James Bond. ... Also: 1977 (album) by Ash. ... Moonraker is a 1979 spy film. ... Also: 1979 by Smashing Pumpkins. ... For Your Eyes Only is the 12th film in the James Bond series and the fifth to star Roger Moore as MI6 agent James Bond. ... Year 1981 (MCMLXXXI) was a common year starting on Thursday (link displays the 1981 Gregorian calendar). ... Octopussy is the thirteenth James Bond film made by EON Productions. ... Year 1983 (MCMLXXXIII) was a common year starting on Saturday (link displays the 1983 Gregorian calendar). ... For the Ian Fleming short story that inspired the film, see From a View to a Kill. ... Year 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday (link displays 1985 Gregorian calendar). ...


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Preceded by
Position established
Miss Moneypenny
1962 - 1985
Succeeded by
Caroline Bliss
1987 - 1989

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Lois Maxwell (born 14 February 1927) is a Golden Globe-winning Canadian actress, known for her role as Miss Moneypenny in the James Bond franchise.
Maxwell was born Lois Hooker in Kitchener, Ontario.
Lois Maxwell (born Lois Hooker on 14 February 1927 in Kitchener, Ontario) is a Canadian actress, best known for her role as Miss Moneypenny in the James Bond franchise.
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Miss Moneypenny played by Lois Maxwell appears in fourteen James Bond films from Dr No up to and including A View To A Kill.
Octopussy marks the penultimate appearance of Lois Maxwell's Miss Moneypenny.
Bond amusingly covers his interests in Miss Smallbone by not too convincingly telling Moneypenny how beautiful she also is. Unfortunately A View To A Kill marks the last appearance of Miss Moneypenny played by Lois Maxwell.
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