Joan Dorothy Le Mesurier is an English actress, famous as the widow and biographer of the actor John Le Mesurier. In 2001, the story of her relationship with Le Mesurier was a subject of the TV drama Hattie, and her affair with his friend Tony Hancock, a comedian was adapted into a film Hancock and Joan in 2008. John Le Mesurier was a writer, known for "The Unforgettable John Le Mesurier" as well as "The Unforgettable Hattie Jacques" "Hancock & Joan". Joan Le Mesurier used to work as a barmaid and secretary before meeting Le Mesurier.
Joan Le Mesurier married to Mark Eden on 22 October 1953, but the couple's marriage relationship was short lived and ended on divorced in 1959 after having one child named David Malin. She remarried to John Le Mesurier on 2 March 1966 but again separated from her husband in the mid-1960s. She then had an affair with their mutual friend Tony Hancock. John, who is an understanding person began to live with Mesurier, after Hancock's death in 1968.
Joan Le Mesurier Affairs
First Affair with Tony Hancock
She had an affair with their mutual friend Tony Hancock. John was understanding, and they began living together again after Hancock's death in 1968.