For more than six decades, Anne Margaret She remained an icon of film, television and music. Her timeless beauty and distinctive red hair were unparalleled. The Bye Bye Birdy The actress has also had many famous swimwear moments in her films over the years.
Born in 1941 in Sweden, her passion for dancing and singing grew as a child. Her family moved to the United States after World War II, and she secured a deal with RCA. The “I Just Don’t Understand” singer made her acting debut in 1961 A pocket full of miracles Besides Bette Davis.
This was followed by a slew of other memorable roles including 1964 Viva Las Vegas with costar Elvis Presley. The musical was full of chemistry, catchy numbers, and great costumes. She wore a yellow bathing suit during one of the scenes where she launched her duet “The Lady Loves Me”. Decades later, she still views her portrayal of Rusty Martin as one of her most memorable roles.
“I just think of Viva Las Vegas Or whenever someone mentions it, I smile. It was one of the happiest times of my life. …and believe it or not, I’ve never seen it [Elvis] performance,” she said Fox News in April 2021. “I know it’s hard to believe but I didn’t! I could really see him when we were rehearsing and singing and dancing with each other. But we moved on pretty much the same. And he loved his mom. I loved Mom and Dad. I had a great time. We were Friends until the end. I had a great time.”
In the years that followed, it was amy The winner gets roles rapeAnd the NewsiesAnd the Taxi And the go in style. She also stumbled upon recurring roles in Third WatchAnd the Ray Donovan And the Kaminsky method. The performer went on to prove that she was a triple threat. But some of her greatest memories all were made with her late husband, Roger Smithwho died in 2017.
“We both wanted to work. And it worked.” closer In February 2022, they announced their marriage. “We were together day and night. We loved each other and were always in each other’s corner.”
Anne-Margaret continues to keep her husband’s legacy alive while continuing to pursue acting roles. Her career showed no signs of slowing down even after celebrating her 80th birthday in 2021. In March 2022, she received the Timeless Beauty Award at the Hollywood Beauty Awards.
Keep scrolling to see a roundup of Ann-Margret’s swimwear through the years.