Jill Townsend

TV Actress

Jill Townsend was born in Santa Monica, California, United States on January 25th, 1945 and is the TV Actress. At the age of 79, Jill Townsend biography, profession, age, height, weight, eye color, hair color, build, measurements, education, career, dating/affair, family, news updates, and networth are available.

Date of Birth
January 25, 1945
United States
Place of Birth
Santa Monica, California, United States
79 years old
Zodiac Sign
Actor, Film Actor, Journalist, Television Actor
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Jill Townsend Spouse(s), Children, Affair, Parents, and Family
Nicol Williamson, ​ ​(m. 1971; div. 1977)​, Tom Sutton, (m. 1968; div. 1969), Bob Sorel, (m. 1993)
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Jill Townsend Life

Jill Townsend (born January 25, 1945) is an American actress best known for her appearances as Elizabeth Chynoweth in Poldark and Dulcey Coopersmith in the 1967 western television series Cimarron Strip.


Jill Townsend Career

Life and career

Townsend was born in Santa Monica, California. Up the Company's father, Robert Townsend, a former Avis executive, wrote the bestseller Up the Company. Her mother was the niece of Frank Tours, a well-known English born musician and conductor whose resume includes an appearance with Irving Berlin.

Jill, a debutante, graduated from The Master's School in Dobbs Ferry, New York, in 1963. She then migrated to England, where she had been accepted into The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts at the time.

She fell in love with Williamson in John Osborne's 1965 London stage play Inadmissible Evidence, and lived with him for 21 months. However, she briefly broke with him as a result of his tumultuous personality, at which time she married actor Tom Sutton (68-69). Williamson reunited her with him after her brief marriage. They were married from 1971 to 1977. Luke Williamson was born in 1973, but she and Nicol Williamson parted for a short time after Townsend began a relationship with Alan Price, her co-star in Alfie Darling.

Townsend began acting in 1985. She studied at the London School of Journalism and spent time as a reporter for the Daily Mail, contributing to a page for the financial section. In 1989, she returned to the United States.

She served as a curriculum coach and facilitator at Crossroads School in Santa Monica, California, as well as several others schools from 1989 to 1995.

She was on the Board of Directors at Leadership Directories, Inc., from 1993 to 2004, but she is no longer serving.

She is currently married to Bob Sorel, who she wed in 1993.