Joan Collins - Timeless Beauty
Joan Collins is an English actress, author and columnist. Making her stage debut in A Doll's House at the age of 9, Collins trained as an actress at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) in London. After a year at the drama school she was signed to an exclusive contract by the Rank Organisation and appeared in nine British films. At the age of 21, Collins headed to Hollywood and played many ingenue and leading roles, including films such as The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing (1955) and Rally 'Round the Flag, Boys! (1958). Collins appeared in over 50 films before beingcast in the role of Alexis Carrington Colby in the television series Dynasty, winning a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in 1983. She received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1983 for her career achievements, amongst many other awards garnered during her illustrious career. Collins has written several autobiographical, fiction and beauty books including: The Joan Collins Beauty Book (1980); My Secrets (1994) Health, Youth & Happiness (1995), My Friends Secrets (2000), The Art Of Living Well - Looking Good And Feeling Great (2006) and Passion for Life (2013).