Golden Globe winner and Emmy-nominee, Joan Collins has international star quality in abundance. In five decades, she has come to define what it means to be a living legend. As an accomplished actor, author, producer, humanitarian and entrepreneur, Joan has built a career that has evolved into superstar status and made her an icon. In recognition of a lifetime of contributions to the arts, culture and charitable causes, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II honored Joan Collins with an O.B.E. in 1997.
Joan Collins has appeared in more than 60 feature films and dozens of television series, including creating the unforgettable role of Alexis Carrington in Dynasty, one of the most highly rated television dramas of all time.
Joan is an accomplished writer and her novels and memoirs have sold over 50 million copies worldwide and been translated into 30 languages. She is a regular diarist for The Spectator and a contributor to The Daily Mail, The Telegraph, The Times and Harper's Bazaar.
On stage, Joan Collins has performed on Broadway in New York, in London's West End and in national tours covering the UK and North America. She is recognized world-round as a fashion icon with her style and timeless beauty, and is a brand ambassador and spokeswoman for top cosmetic, health and beauty companies.
Joan is a humanitarian and is devoted to causes that champion the well-being of women, children and families. She regularly lends her support and celebrity to these causes that include research to find a cure for breast cancer and helping children with learning disabilities.
Joan Collins is married to Percy Gibson, and they divide their time happily between their homes in Los Angeles, London, New York and the South of France.