|Celebrated Name:||George Lazenby|
|Real Name/Full Name:||George Robert Lazenby|
|Age:||81 years old|
|Birth Date:||5 September 1939|
|Birth Place:||Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Christina Gannett(m.1971; div.1995) ; Pam Shriver (m.2002; div.2008)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Zachary and Melanie)|
|Is George Lazenby Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$22 million|
|Last Updated:||December 2020|
George Robert Lazenby is an actor and former model, originated from Australia. For the play in Ian Fleming’s fictional British secret agent James Bond in the 1969 film ‘On Her Majesty’s Secret Service,’ Lazenby is best known in front of the world. He was the only youngest actor to play the role of Bond at the age of 29.
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Early Life & Biography
Lazenby was born to George Edward Lazenby, who was a railway worker and Sheila Joan Lazenby, who was a worker at Fossey’s in Goulburn, New South Wales. When Lazenby was just 18, due to some severe issues, he spent 18 months in the hospital, and that left him only with one kidney.
When Lazenby was 14, Lazenby and his family shifted to Queanbeyan, where he served with his father at a store. Lazenby used to help for the Australian Army in his early days and later worked as a salesman and mechanic. In his first days, he attended Goulburn Public School, and then in 1954, he went to Goulburn High school.
Lazenby married his longtime girlfriend, Chrissie Townsend, in 1973. They have two children together. They named them, Zachary and Melanie. Due to a brain tumor at the age of 11, Zachary died at the age of 19. Later in 2002, Lazenby accepted a tennis player, Pam Shriver, as his wife. But due to some circumstances, they filed for divorce, and their divorce finalized in August 2008. By the same year 2005, the couple has three children, including twins.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 5 September 1939, George Lazenby is 81 years old as of today’s date 5th December 2020. His height is 1.88 m tall, and his weight is 84 kg.
Lazenby was a salesman in London during his early career. While this period, spotted by a talent scout. He was known for an advertisement for Fry’s chocolate bars and was also voted for Top Model of the year in 1966.
After Sean Connery left the role of James Bond, famous producer R. Broccoli introduced Lazenby as the new Bond in front of the world in the year 1968. For the premiere of the 1969 film, ‘On Her Majesty’s Secret Service,’ Lazenby quits the role of Bond to get more challenging tasks. The purpose of Bond was too demanding for him. Lazenby acted in many TV series such as Matlock Police, Universal Soldier, The Man From Hong Kong, Who Saw Her Die? And many more. He also made many blockbusters movies like A Queen’s Ransom, Stoner, 1972 Italian Film, and many more.
Awards & Achievements
George Lazenby has an impeccable career record. Lazenby is best known for the play in Ian Fleming’s fictional British secret agent James Bond. Being the only Bond actor, he received a nomination for the Golden Globe Award for New Star. He is the only non-European actor who takes on the role of the official Bond series. Lazenby was voted as the Top Model of the Year in 1966. For an advertisement for Fry’s chocolate bars, Lazenby is popularly known in front of the world.
Net Worth & Salary of George Lazenby in 2020
Australian actor and former model George Lazenby has a net worth of $22 million as of December 2020. He has earned this fortune through hard work and dedication towards his professional life. His earnings include all of his movies and TV shows.
Australian actor and former model George Lazenby best known for the play in Ian Fleming’s fictional British secret agent James Bond have an impeccable career record by earning a handsome net worth. He has grown up through many ups and downs in his early life. The peak that he has achieved in his career is only through his hard work and dedication. He made many blockbusters movies like A Queen’s Ransom, Stoner, 1972 Italian Film, and many more. He is the only non-European actor who takes on the role of the official Bond series.