January 2, 2017


Shirley Eaton (1937-) b. London, England.

Shirley Eaton

Blonde-haired leading lady. Shirley Eaton made her debut film appearance in 1954 alongside Dirk Bogarde in Doctor In The House (1954). From then onwards she appeared in many memorable British comedies of the 50s and 60s including Sailor Beware! (1956), Doctor At Large (1957), The Naked Truth (1957), Dentist On The Job (1961) and What A Carve Up! (1962). Eaton excelled in roles requiring equal measures of comic ease and feminine beauty, especially the popular Carry On comedies such as Carry On Sergeant (1958), Carry On Nurse (1959) and Carry On Constable (1960). Later in her career, she become best known for her brief assignment as Jill Masterson, the unfortunate gold-painted girl in the James Bond classic Goldfinger (1964). Shirley retired from acting to be a full time mother in the early 1970s.

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