Madeleine Collinson…Star of Hammer’s Twins of Evil dies aged 62

Posted: 16 August, 2014 in Obituary
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Twins Evil Blu ray Peter Cushing MadeleineCollinson was a Maltese model and actress. Shewas chosen as Playboy magazine’s Playmate of the Month in October, 1970, together with her twin sister MaryCollinson. They were the first identical twin Playmate sisters.The Collinson Twins first arrived in Britain in April 1969,] and prior to their appearance in Playboy one of the first people to use them was the famed glamour photographer/film maker Harrison Marks who cast them as saucy maids in his short film Halfway Inn .

It was when Hammer cast them as the Gellhorn siblings in the 1971 film Twins of Evil that their eternal fame was cemented.

Their career, however, didn’t last and despite the Playboy spread and modelling work, they retired from the industry, and Madeleine raised a family back in Malta.

Madeleine passed away on August 14, 2014 according to the Peter Cushing Society.


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