Who is Jane Seymour?

Jane Seymour is a British-American actress who is popular for playing the role of Solitaire in the 1973 spy movie, ‘Live and Let Die’. She is also well-known for the portrayal of the role of Elise McKenna in the 1980 American romantic fantasy drama movie, ‘Somewhere in Time’ for which she was nominated by the Saturn awards and for the role of Wallis Simpson in the 1988 British HTV made for television romantic drama movie, ‘The Woman He Loved’ for which he was nominated by the Golden Globes awards. Moreover, she is a recipient of an Emmy award and two Golden Globe awards.

Quick Infos 
Full NameJane Seymour, OBE
Date of birthFebruary 15, 1951
Birth PlaceHayes, United Kingdom
Parent(s)Mieke Tricht
Benjamin John Frankenberg
OccupationActress
SpouseMichael Attenborough (Divorced)
David Flynn (Divorced)
James Keach (Divorced)
Age69 years
Height5 ft 4 in
Children4
NationalityBritish
Net worthUS $60 million

Jane Seymour

Bio, Age, Family, and Young

Jane Seymour’s full name is Joyce Penelope Wilhelmina Frankenberg. She was born on 15 February 1951 to her mother, Mieke Tricht who worked as a nurse and was a Prisoner of War (POW) during World War 2, and to her father, Benjamin John Frankenberg who worked as a gynecologist and an obstetrician. Jane Seymour is diagnosed with heterochromia, a variation in the color of the iris because of which she has multi-colored eyes. Besides this, she is currently 69 years old with the zodiac sign of Aquarius.

 

Nationality, Height, and Weight 

Jane Seymour holds an American nationality as well as an English nationality and descends from Ashkenazi Jewish ancestry through her father’s side and Dutch ancestry through her mother’s side. She has openly stated that she is not interested in being divided by religion. Besides this, she stands at a height of 5 feet and 4 inches (1.63m/163cms) tall and weighs around 50kgs (110lbs). Moreover, she has a slim body build with a body measurement of 35-24-34 inches respectively. In addition to this, her right eye is brown in color and her right eye is green in color with light brown hair color.

 

Education and University

Jane Seymour studied in the Tring Park School for the Performing Arts, an independent coeducational school located in Hertfordshire, London.

 

Personal Life, Spouse, and Children

Jane Seymour was married to Michael Attenborough, a theater director from the year 1971 to the year 1973. Then, she was married to David Flynn in the year 1981 and was blessed with two children, Katherine Flynn, and Sean Flynn. The two of them separated in the year 1992 and then she was involved with James Keach, an American actor and filmmaker with whom she had twins, John Stacy and Kristopher Steven. She then separated from Keach in the year 2015.

Jane Seymour

Social: Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter

Jane Seymour is active on social media platforms. Her official Instagram account (@janeseymour) has over 186 thousand followers and her official Facebook page (@JaneSeymourOfficial) has over 545 thousand followers.

 

Career

Movies

Jane Seymour gave her debut performance in the year 1969 when she played the uncredited role of a chorus girl in the British comedy and musical movie, ‘Oh! What a Lovely War’. She had her first credited role in the year 1970 when she played the role of Lillian Stein in the war drama movie, ‘The Only Way’ followed by the role of Pamela Plowden in the 1972 British adventure drama war movie, ‘Young Winston’.

Likewise, she has appeared in movies like ‘The Best Pair of Legs in the Business’, ‘Live and Let Die’ and ‘Frankenstein: The True Story’ in the year 1973, ‘Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger’ and ‘Killer on Board’ in the year 1977, ‘The Four Feathers’ in the year 1978, ‘Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders’ in the year 1979, ‘Oh! Heavenly Dog’ and ‘Somewhere in Time’ in the year 1980, ‘The Scarlet Pimpernel’ in the year 1982, ‘Lassiter’ in the year 1984, ‘Head Office’ in the year 1986, ‘El Tunel’ in the year 1988, ‘La Revolution Francaise’ in the year 1989, ‘Count on Me’ in the year 1994, ‘California’ in the year 1997, ‘Quest for Camelot’ and ‘The New Swiss Family Robinson’ in the year 1998 and ‘A Memory in My Heart’ in the year 1999.

In between the years 2000 and 2015, she has appeared in movies like ‘Wedding Crashers,’ ‘The Beach Party at the Threshold of Hell,’ ‘The Velveteen Rabbit’, ‘Love, Wedding, Marriage’, ‘An American Girl: Saige Paints the Sky’, ‘Freeloaders’, ‘Lake Effects’ and ‘About Scout’. Moreover, she has also played the role of Claire in the 2016 American romantic comedy movie, ‘Fifty Shades of Black’, the role of Oksana in the 2016 American drama movie, ‘High Strung’, and the role of Cindy Marvelle in the 2017 American comedy movie, ‘Sandy Wexler.’

Jane Seymour

He further appeared in the role of Maggie in the 2017 American documentary drama movie, ‘Becoming Bond’, the role of Cheryl in the 2017 American comedy movie, ‘The Female Brain’, alongside Toby Kebbell in the role of Delilah in the 2017 American action comedy movie, ‘Just Getting Started’, the role of Veronica Malloy in the 2018 movie, ‘Mistrust’ and the role of Corinne in the 2018 Canadian-American romantic comedy movie, ‘Little Italy’.

Her most recent work came in the year 2020 when she played the role of Diane in the American family comedy movie, ‘The War with Grandpa’ and the role of Helen in the American comedy movie, ‘Friendsgiving’.

 

Achievements, Awards, and Honors

Jane Seymour was awarded the Saturn Award in the year 1981 for her work in ‘Somewhere in Time’, the Golden Globe award in the year 1982 for her work in ‘East of Eden’, the Emmy award in the year 1988 for her work in ‘Onassis: The Richest Man in the World’ and the Golden Globe award in the year 1996 for her work in ‘Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman’. Moreover, she was also honored with the OBE (Order of the British Empire) accolade in the year 2000 and the Ellis Island Medal of Honor in the year 2010.

 

Net Worth

As of the year 2020, Jane Seymour has an approximate net worth of $60 million.

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