Trending :top header content

Home biography Tania Mallet

Tania Mallet Biography

Sochan Adhikari Thu Oct, 2015
Tania Mallet

Facts of Tania Mallet

Date of Birth: 1941 , May-19
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Tania Mallet
Birth Name Tania Mallet
Father Henry Mallet
Mother Olga Mironoff
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Blackpool, Lancanshire, England
Ethnicity Mixed
Profession Model
Net Worth $5.5 million
Famous for Goldfinger
Married Yes
Married to Mysterious Husband, Simon Radcliffe
Children No
Education Lucy Clayton's School Of Modelling
Movies Goldfinger
Sisters Helen Mirren (Cousin)

Quick Timeline of Tania Mallet

1941 Born in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdo
1957 Started career as a model
1964 Her first husband died
1964 Acted in James Bond film Goldfinger
1965 Left acting career

Detail Timeline of Tania Mallet

May 19 , 1941

Born in Blackpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdo

Tania Mallet was born in Blackpool, Lancashire, England of United Kingdom. There is no information about her parents and siblings. Tania Mallet is a model and actress from England. She is best known for her role as Tilly Masterson in the James Bond film Goldfinger (1964).

1957

Started career as a model

She studied at Lucy Clayton's School Of Modeling and entered the modeling industry at the age of sixteen. She had her golden era in modeling during late 1950s to early 1960s

1964

Her first husband died

Tania Mallet has been married twice. Her long time boyfriend/husband died while she was shooting Goldfinger. There is no information about her first husband; not his name nor their marriage date. 

1964

Acted in James Bond film Goldfinger

Tania Mallet is seen as Tilly Masterson in the James Bond film Goldfinger (1964).  Goldfinger is a third series of James bond movies.  Actor Sean Connery is seen as MI6 agent James Bond in the movie. It was directed by Guy Hamilton

1965

Left acting career

She left working as an actress as she didn't like restrictions imposed on her personal freedom and also because the money was not good enough. She was only paid £50 per week as an actress.

Content

Tania Mallet is a model and actress from England best known for her role as Tilly Masterson in the James Bond film Goldfinger (1964). 

Tania Mallet was born in Blackpool, Lancashire, England on 19th May 1941 to parents father Henry Mallet and mother Olga Mironoff. Her father was an Englishman while her mother was a Russian. Hence, she is of the British Nationality with mixed ethnicity. 

For her familial relationship, she has a cousin actress named, Helen Mirren. She is her mother's brother's child. There is no any extra information about her parents and siblings.

However, in Helen's memoir of 2007, she wrote that Tania was a generous person and that she supported her mother and also paid for her brother's education, all from her salary as a model.

Also, see: Helen Mirren a fan of Kim Kardashian for making curves and big booty more accepted 

Tania is a student at Lucy Clayton's School of Modeling and entered the modeling industry at the age of sixteen. She With her entry to the field of modeling, she became one of the most recognized models of late 1950 and early 1960s. During those periods, she had her own golden era. 

Career-wise, she has always been a huge sensation to the modeling industry. With her rise in the 1950s and 60s, she was called up for the role of Tilly Masterson in the James Bond movie. This opportunity was set up by someone who happened to send her bikini photos to the producer Cubby Broccoli

Also, see: How long has Helen Mirren been married? Know about her relationship and married life

Later, she was also asked to audition for the lead role of another Bond movie, From Russia with Love. However, in contradiction to the Russian lead role, she had an English accent due to which she was not cast for the movie. During her career, she has only appeared in one movie. 

Tania Mallet has been married twice. She was first married to her boyfriend turned husband, whose name is still not revealed. The pair was together with no extramarital affair and divorce rumors.

Also, see: Berenice Marlohe and Daniel Craig relationship. They might be dating

However, at a further date, her mysterious boyfriend/husband died while she was shooting for Goldfinger due to an unspecified reason. There is no extra information about her first husband; his name, their married dates and such other details. 

After her first failed marriage, she was again tied in a marital bond with her boyfriend Simon Radcliffe, with whom she is still living together with no rumors of divorce or an extramarital affair. Information about her children is also missing from the records. 

Most of us know about her affair and divorce rumors, however, Tania's salary and net worth details is really an unknown fact to a lot of her fans. As of 2018, it is estimated that the lady has around $5.5 million as her total net worth while her salary might be around $100K per photoshoot. 

Also, see: James Bond Actress Eva Green Claims Harvey Weinstein Sexually Assaulted Her: She Had To 'Push Him Off'

During Tania's filming career, she didn't have personal freedom and also had a low salary. Hence, she left the filming career and continued her reign in the modeling industry. She was just offered £50 per week but later, her wage was increased to £150 per week.

No wonder she left the filming industry for the modeling field! Whatever be the case, she still has a net worth of $5.5 million and that would have easily made her one of the highest paid models of the 50s and 60s