THOMAS, VARLEY

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

(November 29, 1901–January 29, 1983; birth name: Margaret Ada Thomas): Silver-haired British actress who portrayed the friendly Swiss gatekeeper in Goldfinger, a tough little woman who later blasts away at Bond’s Aston Martin with a submachine gun. A native of Wandsworth, Surrey, England, she made no other big-screen appearances.

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