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Margaret Nolan, ‘Goldfinger’ and ‘Exhausting Day’s Night time’ actress, dead at 76

Margaret Nolan, iconic for her position as Dink within the James Bond movie “Goldfinger,” has died at 76.

Her son, Oscar Deeks, confirmed the information that she had handed away on Oct. 5, Selection reported. She can be survived by one other son, Luke O’Sullivan.

The previous glamour mannequin, who briefly posed below the identify Vicky Kennedy, additionally gained fame for her position in The Beatles film “A Exhausting Day’s Night time” and within the household comedy “Carry On” movie franchise.

After her sensual efficiency subsequent to Sean Connery’s James Bond in “Goldfinger” in 1964, the blond bombshell would go on to pose for Playboy.

Margaret Nolan
Courtesy Everett Assortment

Director Edgar Wright additionally shared the information on Twitter.

“It’s my unhappy responsibility to report that actress and artist, the magnificent Margaret Nolan has handed away,” he wrote on Sunday.

“She was the center of Venn diagram of every little thing cool within the ’60s; having appeared with The Beatles, been past iconic in Bond and been a part of the Carry On solid too.”

In a thread, he continued, “She was the gold painted mannequin within the iconic Goldfinger title sequence and poster (she additionally performed Dink within the film), she appeared within the basic ‘A Exhausting Day’s Night time,’ ‘Carry On Women,’ ‘No Intercourse Please We’re British’ & many others, often sending up her personal glamourpuss picture.”

“I labored together with her final 12 months as she performs a small position in ‘Final Night time In Soho.’ She was so humorous, sharp and, as you may think, stuffed with essentially the most wonderful tales. I’m so glad I acquired to know her,” mentioned Wright, who solid Nolan in her last position in 2019.

“My coronary heart goes out to her household and all that cherished her. She might be a lot missed,” he added.

Margaret Nolan, Sean Connery
Margaret Nolan and Sean Connery in 1964’s “Goldfinger”Everett Assortment

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