Ursula Andress is a Swiss model, film and television actress best known for her breakthrough role of Bond girl Honey Ryder in the first James Bond film Dr. No. The 84-year-old contributed to the Hollywood industry for more than six decades. Other than that, she broke headlines for her romantic relationship with the big names of the film industry.
Ursula Andress Personal Life
Ursula Andress, who played Honey Ryder in the 1962 Bond film dated a number of big names from the Hollywood industry, is possibly single as of now. She's not been linked to any men after four failed relationships.
She was romantically linked to Dennis Hopper and James Dean in 1955 after moving to the U.S. In the same year, she began an affair with John Derek in 1957 in Las Vegas but separated in 1964 over her affair with Ron Ely.
Post-split from Derek, Ursula dated John Richardson, her co-star from The 10th Victim. The Ostermundigen born actress had an intimate relationship for the first time in life at age 17 with married actor Daniel Gelin in 1953.
Andress, 44, had a child Dmitri Hamlin with actor Harry Hamlin,28, over the course of a three-year relationship. According to Harry, Ursula invited him to her room at age 28 and later known she got pregnant that night. They were in a four-year-long relationship. Hamlin met Andress on the set of Clash of Titans in 1979. A year later, they welcomed a child.
Before that, she was married to Jean Paul Belmondo in 1965 and divorced in 1972. Two years later, Ursula enjoyed her live-in together relationship with Stateline Motel's Fabio Testi from 1973 to 1977. In 1986, Ursula moved on with Fausto Fagone and divorced in 1991. She even had a relationship with Ryan O'Neal Helmut Berger and John Delorean.
Ursula Andress Net Worth
Andress has an estimated net worth of $25 million earned through her career as 2020. She makes millions of dollars from her job as an actress. She receives a huge payroll from her job as an actress. She was signed to a seven-year contract with Paramount Pictures beginning at $287 weekly.
Notably, the bikini Ursula wore in the film Dr. No was sold at auction in 2001 for £41,125. Andress gained massive popularity after she was cast in the role of She, portraying an immortal queen. That's not all, the blonde beauty was paid a reported £200,000 for playing Peter Sellers, an occasional spy who chase Evelyn Tremble.
Andress put her lavish Beverly Hills home at a considerable profit in 2017. Today, Ursula spares her time living between an apartment in Rome and a house in Switzerland for $2.28 million next to his siblings. The beautiful house stands at 2,750 square feet.
Ursula Andress Wiki-Bio
Ursula Andress was born in Ostermundigen, Switzerland on 19 March 1936. She is a third of six children to Anna, a gardener of French and Italian descent, and Rolf Andress, a German diplomat. She has a brother Heinz and four sisters Erika, Charlotte, Gisela and Katey.
Speaking of academic qualification, Ursula went to a local school in Bern until age 16. What's more? she can fluently speak several languages including French, Italian, and German. Having said that, Andress never went to high school or universities for graduation, she studied art in Paris for a year. Subsequently, the actress switched to Rome where she did jobs such as nannying children.
Ursula Andress Affairs
First Affair with Daniel Gelin
Ursula Andress started her dating life by getting together with a married actor Daniel Gelin in 1853. At the time, Andress was 17 and Gelin was 32.
Second Affair with Jean Paul Belmondo
Ursula Andress was romantically linked to Jean Paul Belmondo until they broke up in 1975 citing unknown reasons. They kindled romance for seven years.
Third Affair with Fabio Testi
Ursula Andress had been in a lovey-dovey relationship with boyfriend Fabio Testi from 1973 to 1977. They kindle romance for five years.
Fourth Affair with Harry Hamlin
Ursula Andress was deeply connected and in a relationship with a fellow actor Harry Hamlin with whom she was intimately linked. They got pregnant and gave birth to son Dmitri Hamlin with Harry in 1980.
Fifth Affair with Fausto Fagone
Fausto Fagone falls under the list of Ursula Andress's fifth boyfriend. They started dating in 1986 and end up in 1991 citing personal issues.