Alana Stewart

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Alana Stewart
BornAlana Kaye Collins
(1945-05-18) May 18, 1945 (age 69)
San Diego, California, U.S.
OccupationActress, model
Spouse(s)George Hamilton (m. 1972; div. 1975)
Rod Stewart (m. 1979; div. 1984)
ChildrenAshley (b. 1974)
Kimberly (b. 1979)
Sean (b. 1980)
Modeling information
Height5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Hair colorBlonde
Measurements34B-22-35
ManagerStorm Models, London
 
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Alana Stewart
BornAlana Kaye Collins
(1945-05-18) May 18, 1945 (age 69)
San Diego, California, U.S.
OccupationActress, model
Spouse(s)George Hamilton (m. 1972; div. 1975)
Rod Stewart (m. 1979; div. 1984)
ChildrenAshley (b. 1974)
Kimberly (b. 1979)
Sean (b. 1980)
Modeling information
Height5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Hair colorBlonde
Measurements34B-22-35
ManagerStorm Models, London

Alana Hamilton Stewart (/əˈlɑːnə/; born May 18, 1945) is an American actress and former model. She has also used her maiden name, Alana Collins, and her names from her first marriage, Alana Collins-Hamilton and Alana Hamilton, professionally.

Early life[edit]

Born Alana Kaye Collins in San Diego, she grew up in Nacogdoches, Texas,[1] before heading to New York to become a model. Collins signed with Ford Models and traveled to Los Angeles for many television and commercial appearances.

Acting career[edit]

In the early 1970s, she began an acting career. Her first role was a bit part in the biographical film Evel Knievel which starred her then-husband, George Hamilton. She later appeared in small roles in television shows such as The Bionic Woman and Fantasy Island.

In 1995, she and ex-husband George Hamilton hosted their own syndicated talk show, George & Alana.[2] The series was canceled the following year.[3]

In 2003, Stewart was a contestant in the ABC reality series I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!.[4]

In 2012, she guest starred in an episode of the Caruso|Portier web-series DeVanity as Claudia Muller the mother of Lara Muller DeVanity and Dr. Portia Muller Roth.[5]

Personal life[edit]

She married actor George Hamilton in 1972. They had one child, a son named Ashley Hamilton. The couple divorced in 1975.[3]

In 1979, she married rock star Rod Stewart. The couple had a daughter, Kimberly, and a son, Sean. Alana and Rod Stewart divorced in 1984, but she retained his surname.[6][7]

In the early 1990s, Stewart discovered she had the Epstein-Barr virus after having suffered from symptoms caused by the virus for two decades.[8] In 1994, she began speaking out about her illness and revealed that she removed her breast implants because she felt they contributed to her illness.[2]

Filmography[edit]

Television[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jerome, Jim (1979-02-05). "'Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?'". People. Retrieved 2008-07-29. 
  2. ^ a b Schindehette, Susan (1995-11-16). "Ex Marks the Spot". People. Retrieved 2008-07-29. 
  3. ^ a b "George Hamilton Biography (1939-)". filmreference.com. Retrieved 2008-07-29. 
  4. ^ Susman, Gary (2003-01-15). "Welcome to the Jungle". ew.com. Retrieved 2008-07-29. 
  5. ^ "DeVanity: Season 2, Episode 7 "Other People's Bodies"". devanity.com. Retrieved 2013-02-17. 
  6. ^ "Stewart to be father again at 60". CNN.com. 2005-06-01. Retrieved 2008-07-29. 
  7. ^ Armstrong, Lois; Cunneff, Tom; Johnson, Kristina; Ramsay, Carolyn; Sanderson, Jane; Matsumoto, Nancy (1995-01-23). "I Married a Wanted Man". People. Retrieved 2008-07-29. 
  8. ^ "Alana Stewart bounces back from Epstein-Barr". USA Today. 2001-07-31. Retrieved 2008-07-29. 

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