Linda Evans celebrates her 79th birthday: the star of Dynasty is still so hot!


Fans of the Dynasty series will undoubtedly remember comedian Linda Evans. The American star had found success thanks to the soap opera in which she played the role of Krystle Jennings Carrington from 1981 to 1989.

A great career that began in the 1960s after being spotted by a talent agent while she was casting for an advertisement. She made her first steps on American television in the Bachelor Father series alongside comedian John Forsythe. The pretty brunette finally decides to change her look and opts for blond. A choice that would have allowed him to obtain many roles on the small screen, including that of Audra Barkley in the series La grande vallée from 1965 to 1969.

It was during this period that she met actor and photographer John Derek, whom she married in 1968. Four years later, she posed nude for the legendary Playboy magazine under the lens of her husband. Their marriage will end in 1974, the year during which her husband fell in love with model Mary Cathleen Collins.

From 1981 to 1989, she met with success thanks to the television series Dynasty before shooting in several fictions such as The Sun in the Heart or Conspiracy of Women in 1997. Since that year, Linda Evans had disappeared from radar screens before to return in 2021 in the film Swan Song by Todd Stephens. Over the years, the star has lost none of her charm, quite the contrary. Find out in our slideshow.