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First 'Bond girl' Eunice Gayson dies at 90

First 'Bond girl' Eunice Gayson dies at 90”

The world's first "Bond girl" has passed away at the age of 90, Variety reports.

As Ms Trench and 007 played cards at the Le Cercle Club casino, Bond says: 'I admire your courage, Miss, er...?', to which Sylvia says: 'Trench, Sylvia Trench.

"We are so sad to learn that Eunice Gayson, our very first "Bond girl" who played Sylvia Trench in "Dr".

A post on her official Twitter feed said she died on 8 June.

When asked in an interview in 2012 who her favourite actor to play the British spy was, Gayson replied: "Obviously my loyalty is with Sean".

Eunice went on to appear with Sean in From Russia with Love after previously being cast as Miss Moneypenny, before the role eventually went to Lois Maxwell. She was described as "An fantastic lady who left a lasting impression on everyone she met".

Eunice Gayson - best known for being the James Bond franchise's very first Bond girl - has died. according to producers of the famous film series. "She will be very much missed", read a statement on her Twitter account, as James Bond producers Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli also expressed their condolences. "James Bond." She reprised her role as Trench in "From Russia With Love". "'Cut! Cut! Cut!'" Director Terence Young suggested Gayson take Connery for a drink, and when they returned the Bond actor said it smoothly.

Sylvia Trench was due to be a recurring character, but the idea was dropped by the director of Goldfinger, Guy Hamilton.

Gayson's voice was dubbed in the two Bond films by German voice actress Nikki Van Der Zyl.

Gayson was born in Croydon on 17 March 1928, and was the first female to appear on screen with Connery in the first Bond film, 1962's Dr No.

Gayson also appeared in iconic TV series The Saint and The Avengers.



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