Diana Rigg Profile

Information About Diana Rigg Profile: Diana Rigg is an English Actress. She was born as Dame Enid Diana Elizabeth Rigg shortly called as DBE. She is well known for her roles in Avengers and Game of thrones. She is the winner of BAFTA, Evening standard awards, Emmy award etc. This is the article which provides you the Full details in Diana Rigg Biography such as her Age, DOB, Honors, TV series, Height, Weight, Family, Career, Awards, Net worth etc.

Diana Rigg Profile

Diana Rigg Biography

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NameDiana Rigg  
Full NameEnid Diana Elizabeth Rigg
Nick namesDiana
Date of Birth20th July 1938
Place of birthDon caster, South Yorkshire, UK.
Marital StatusDivorced
Spouse Menachem Gueffen 1973- 1976

Archie Stirling 1982- 1990

ChildrenRachael Stirling
Native PlaceHammersmith, London
Height1.74 m
Sun signCancer
Family DetailsFather, Mother
Mother NameBeryl Helliwell
Father Louis Rigg
Languages English
Contact AddressN/A
Official Email IDN/A
Contact NumberN/A
Net worth $5 million
  • British Academy
  • Prime time award
  • Tony award etc

Early Life

  • Diana Rigg was born on 20th July 1938 in Don caster, South Yorkshire, UK.
  • Louis Rigg and Beryl Hilda were her parents.
  • Her father was a railway engineer and later became Railway executive.
  • Rigg did her schooling in Moravian school, which was a boarding school.
  • She was trained in RADA from 1955-1957.
Diana Rigg Biography

Personal Life

  • Dianna Rigg lived for eight years with director Philip Saville in 1960s.
  • In 1973 she married Menachem Gueffen and they got divorced in 1976.
  • Later in 1982 she married Archie Stirling and they too separated in 1990.Diana had a daughter  Rachael stirling.


  • Diana Rigg career went in all aspects like Films, Television, and Theatres etc.
  • She palyed roles in the Royal Shakespeare Company between 1959 and 1964.
  • Her professional debut was in the RADA production of The Caucasian Chalk Circle at the York Festival in 1957.
  • Rigg also appeared in British Television Series The Avengers from 1965-1968.
  • She late did many movies like A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Mini killers, On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, the hospital, theatre of blood, evil under the sun, snow white, Heidi, painted veil, the honorable rebel.
  • Her latest film was breathe it was still filming.
  • Along with many movies she never neglected Television shows or theatres.
  • Here is her latest picture.


  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream was her first tele film which came in 1959.
  • Later she did many such films and shows few of them are here Festival, Armchair theatre, The Avengers, Three piece suite, hedda gabbler, king lear, The worts witch etc.
  • Game of thrones and Avengers were biggest breaks in her history.
  • She is winner of numerous nominations and many awards.

Diana Rigg Shows List

  • Festival
  • Armchair theatre
  • The Avengers
  • Three piece suite
  • hedda gabbler
  • king lear
  • The worts witch
  • Game of thrones

Movies List

  • A Midsummer Night’s Dream
  • Mini killers
  • On Her Majesty’s Secret Service
  • The hospital
  • Theatre of blood
  • evil under the sun
  • snow white
  • Heidi
  • painted veil
  • The honorable
  • Breathe Still filming


  • Prime Time Emmy Award in 1997.
  • Tony award Best lead Actress 1994.
  • British Academy Television Award in 1994 and in 2000 for Avengers.

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