More than just being a vivacious actress, 85 years old Joan Collins is a fashion icon, trailblazer and most importantly a silver screen legend. Although the English actress has appeared in more than 35 TV series, she is still best known today for playing Alexis Carrington on prime-time drama, Dynasty.
During the late 70s, Collins also appeared in two softcore pornographic films based on her sister, Jackie Collins’ novels, The Stud (1978) and its sequel The Bitch (1979). Apart from TV series, Joan has also appeared in a lot of iconic movies, including The Girl in the Red Velvet Swing, The Virgin Queen and Game for Vultures. In 1983, Collins was awarded a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for all of her achievements in the field of entertainment.
Unlike her other co-stars like Linda Evans and John James, who haven't been regular in Hollywood, Collins has had quite a busy life. She is currently playing a recurring role in the 8th season of American Horror Story: Apocalypse. Most recently, she appeared in E!’s prime-time television soap opera, The Royal, which ended its fourth season on May 13, 2018. Apart from movies and television series, Collins has been touring and hosting stage performances called Joan Collins Unscripted.
How Rich is Joan Collins?
The 82 years old actress is currently married to her fifth husband, Percy Gibson (32 years her junior). They have been together since 2002. Recently, she was spotted at the Carousel of Hope Ball at The Beverly Hilton Hotel wearing a sparkling silver gown on the arm of her young love. The 85-year-old looked as vivid as ever while she showcased her ageless beauty. In addition to being an accomplished actress, Collins is also an established author, who has written several autobiographical, non-fiction and lifestyle books.
Her best-selling novels, Prime Time and Love & Desire & Hate, and lifestyle book, The Joan Collins Beauty Book, are among her best-known books. She holds Guinness World Record for holding the world’s largest unreturned payment for an unpublished manuscript. In 2015, Collins was made a Dame by Queen Elizabeth II for all of her services to the nation and work she had done in the field of charity. From her successful career spanning over six decades, she has amassed an estimated net worth of $30 million as of 2018.
Joan Collins, 85, brings the glamour in a sparkling silver gown and dozens of diamonds
Joan Collins Net Worth