- Honor Blackman, best known for playing Pussy Galore has died.
- She died of natural causes at 94 years old.
- In addition, her family released a statement today.
Honor Blackman, best known for playing Pussy Galore in Goldfinger has died. She died of natural causes at the age of 94. She died in her home in Lewes, Sussex, surrounded by her family.
Honor was born on August 22, 1925. She found her love of acting through acting lessons when she was a child. Her first role was a non-speaking part in a 1947 film called Fame Is the Spur. Of course, her most famous role is the villain Pussy Galore in Goldfinger, with Sean Connery playing James Bond. She also played Cathy Gale in The Avengers.
Honor Blackman has died at 94
Her family released a statement that read: As well as being a much-adored mother and grandmother, Honor was an actor of hugely prolific creative talent; with an extraordinary combination of beauty, brains and physical prowess, along with her unique voice and a dedicated work ethic she achieved an unparalleled iconic status in the world of film and entertainment and with absolute commitment to her craft and total professionalism in all her endeavours she contributed to some of the great films and theatre productions of our times.”
Her most recent roles were playing herself in her show called Honor Blackman As Herself in venues around the UK. She is survived by her two adopted children, Lottie and Barnaby.
In conclusion, relive the moment she introduces herself in Goldfinger. It truly is an iconic scene.