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Bio of Movie Legend Bo Derek
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27 August 2009

Bio of Movie Legend Bo DerekBo Derek is perhaps the only actress in the history of Hollywood to be given a number as a nickname. During her heyday, people simply referred to Bo Derek as “10,” complimenting her physical prowess as one of the most gorgeous starlets of the day; and not to mention the fact that she starred in a movie of the same name.

The 52-year-old actress is still appearing in the occasional role today, but her past films have almost all become instant classics, though for reasons other than acting. Movie buffs have an affinity for the Hollywood beauties of old, and Bo Derek is about as beautiful as they come.

Like a lot of actresses of the time, the name “Bo” was chosen for stage purposes; “Derek” was the last name of her former husband. She was born Mary Cathleen Collins in Long Beach, California on November 20, 1956.

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