Contributed by: The James Bond Movie Encyclopedia by Steven Jay Rubin

(December 8, 1964–     ): American film and television actress who portrayed Paris Carver, the doomed wife of a megalomaniac media mogul in Tomorrow Never Dies. It’s also revealed that she’s a former lover of James Bond (Pierce Brosnan). The role’s practically a cameo for the sultry actress, who is well known for her television series work on Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (87 episodes, 1993–1997) and Desperate Housewives (180 episodes, 2004–2012).

Born in Palo Alto, California, Hatcher made her motion picture debut as Gretchen in director Christopher Guest’s comedy The Big Picture (1989), which also featured Bond player John Cleese.


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