Dynasty star Joan Collins revealed she shops at budget US chain store Target - and only wears cheap jewels during the daytime to avoid being robbed. The year-old movie star told afternoon TV show The Talk that she is anxious about being targeted by thieves, after British billionaire John Caudwell was tied up, beaten and robbed in his Staffordshire mansion this week. Collins remarked that intruders may have struck after noticing the former mobile phone tycoon's glamorous partner Clare Johnson flaunting her wealth.
The year-old actress - who is famed for her youthful looks - insists it is important for women's happiness and appearance to stay active in the bedroom as they get older. In an extract from her book 'The World According to Joan' serialised by the Daily Mail newspaper, Joan - whose husband Percy Gibson is 32 years her junior - said: "Let's not forget the importance of sex when it comes to looking and feeling good. Many of the world's most celebrated women have been sexually active well into middle age and beyond.
Joan Collins. These are most of the movie releases of the past year. I know from whence I speak.
Dame Joan Collins, who turned 85 just last month, is pictured looking a lot older, compared to her effortlessly elegant red carpet outings. There was no sign of her chic, glitzy dresses, and instead she was wrapped in a chunky cardigan and a simple top. She was seen looking off to the left at something out of shot, with a far from smiley expression on her face. Dame Joan first gave fans a taster of the flick via her Instagram page, when she shared a snap with her 83, followers.
She leaves them open-mouthed and in no doubt that, yes, she really does look that good in the flesh. The octogenarian is clear, though, that her age-defying appearance is natural. My gosh, I look quite a bit
Joan Collins has spoken out about the fact that young women in every industry — not just Hollywood — are just seen as sexual objects. Recalling her own experiences, the year-old London born Dame, who has been in showbiz for more than 60 years, has admitted there have many times during her career she has felt uncomfortable working alongside a male producer or co-star. Almost, every day at the end of shooting he would offer to take me home and I would make up the world of excuses.
The glamorous star is so wrinkle-free that she needed prosthetics to play a woman of her own age. She's denied ever having surgery, but there's no denying that Joan Collins has aged better than your average pensioner. The glam octogenarian - who swears by moisturiser for keeping her fresh-faced - has cast off her pearls and bouffant to do a really good impression of a frail old lady.
Collins sort of tosses off this line — very casual, very cool. She lights a cigarette and crosses her legs with a flourish. Joan Collins is definitely a star.
Inshe landed the role of Alexis Carringtonthe vengeful and scheming ex-wife of John Forsythe 's character, in the s soap opera Dynastywhich made her an international superstar and brought her a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in At the age of 17, Collins was signed to the Rank Organisationa British film studio. After signing with the Rank OrganisationCollins appeared in many British films. Next was a more significant role as a gangster's moll in Judgment Deferred