Elaine Taylor Biography
Elaine Taylor is a British actress, well-known for her role as a leading lady in comedy movies during the late 60s.
Elaine Taylor Early life and Education
Elaine was born as Elaine Regina Taylor on 17th October 1943 in Hertfordshire, England. She was born to mother, Frances Taylor, and grew up along with her siblings. She was interested in dancing from her small age and by her mother encouragement, she took dancing classes.
Elaine Taylor during her Teenage
After high school graduation, Taylor enrolls at the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts where she studied acting and later joined the London Festival Ballet for dancing.
Elaine Taylor Career
Firstly, Elaine appeared in different episodes of British TV series including The Benny Hill Show, The Lance Percival Show, The Old Campaigner, etc.
After several years of hard work, she got a chance to feature in the movie Casino Royale as Peg, in 1967. Her performance won the heart of millions of people which led her to feature in other movies such as Half a Sixpence, The Anniversary, etc.
Moreover, Taylor appeared in the movie such as Lock Up Your Daughter, The Games, All the Way Up, Jason King, Trelawny of the Wells, The George McKenna Story, etc earned her huge appreciation.
Additionally, Elaine also worked in the third series of BBC radio show Benny Hill Time. The show was broadcasted on the Light Programme on 27th February 1966.
Elaine Taylor Personal life
Elaine Taylor married her long-term boyfriend Christopher Plummer, an actor. He is famous for his character as Captain von Trapp in The Sound of Music, in 1965. The couple married on 2nd October 1970 in Montreal, Quebec.
Elaine and Christopher have no any children together. She has a stepdaughter, Amanda Plummer, actress, from Plummer’s first marriage with Tammy Grimes.
It’s been seventeen years since they tied their knot and they are still together. They are living happily together and no sign and rumors of their divorce till date.
Elaine Taylor Net worth
Elaine earns a good sum of money in her career. She featured in several movies and tv series through which she obtained a decent amount of salary. According to different sources, it is found that her salary per episode during the 70s was $10,000. Similarly, she also featured in several hit movies and her salary per movie was $30,000
Elaine also involved in several other business and fashion lines. She obtains around $300,000 per month from her other business. Taylor’s spouse Christopher is also an actor and earns the huge sum of money in his career. As per 2017, it is found out that her current net worth is around $20 million.