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Rigg in THE AVENGERS.
About Diana Rigg (1938 – )
Diana Rigg was born on July 20, 1938 in Doncaster, Yorkshire, England.
Sometimes Diana Rigg is credited as Dame Diana Rigg.
Rachael Stirling is Diana Rigg's daughter. She was born in 1977. Stirling has been in THE TRUTH, ANOTHER LIFE, and STILL CRAZY.
Diana Rigg made her movie debut in 1962 with OUR MAN IN THE CARIBBEAN.
In 1973 she acted alongside Vincent Price in THEATRE OF BLOOD.
Rigg made a strong impression on both sides of the Atlantic when she played Emma Peel in THE AVENGERS in the late '60s.
Diana Rigg was the first Mrs. James Bond, in 1969's hit ON HER MAJESTY'S SECRET SERVICE.
In 1994 Diana Rigg won the Best Actress Tony Award for her performance in MEDEA. She had earlier received Tony nominations as Best Actress for ABELARD AND HELOISE in 1972 and THE MISANTHROPE in 1975.
Diana Rigg's notable movie credits include...
THE PAINTED VEIL (2006)
PARTING SHOTS (1999)
A GOOD MAN IN AFRICA (1994)
SNOW WHITE (1988)
EVIL UNDER THE SUN (1982)
THEATRE OF BLOOD (1973)
Diana Rigg in Diana Rigg in EVIL UNDER THE SUN (1982).
Diana Rigg in THE AVENGERS (1965-1968 TV series).