"I Had To Learn How To Be Happy Alone:" Cary Grant's Ex-Wife Dyan Cannon Dishes On What Life's Like For Her At 82

November 19, 2019 16:44

Hearing about Dyan Cannon today, you just know she has come a long way. According to KenLudwig, this gorgeous star was discovered by an agent in the 1950s at a restaurant where she was having lunch with some of her friends.

Evidently, the agent thought she had what it took to be a star. And it was only a matter of time before she started snagging some life-changing movie roles.

Since making her film debut in The Rise and Fall of Legs Diamond, Dyan went on to star in several hits and even captured the heart of Hollywood hunk Cary Grant. To say she lived a life of fame and glamor is not an exaggeration.

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Dyan Cannon 2019 interview

What's Dyan Cannon now up to? At the age of 82, this beautiful diva isn't slowing down.

During an interview with Closer Weekly, the actress opened up about some of the projects she was working on and a few she hoped to explore in the future.

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Giving a general outlook on how her life was. She said:

I had to learn how to be happy alone. It wasn’t easy, but I learned how to really treasure every day.

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In 2011, she gave the public a deeper insight into her marriage to Cary Grant in her memoir titled, Dear Cary: My Life With Cary Grant.

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She took a nine-year break from acting but she returned and became one of the casts of the sitcom Mood Swings. She also revealed to the publication that she had an Indie film Hope’s Legacy coming out. In addition to these, Dyan said she was working on a musical about her life.

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During Dyan Cannon's 2018 interview with FoxNews, she revealed that her late ex-husband Cary would be a part of this musical, saying:

He will obviously be a part of my play because he’s such a big part of my life.

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Dyan Cannon today: Actress opens up about aging

In an interview with Southcoasttoday, Dyan said she was focused on looking on the inside when it came to matters of getting older.

I don’t like to think of it as aging, because I don’t think we do age. I know the world says that, but the world is looking at the outside all the time.

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With what she has been able to achieve and what she still hopes to accomplish, we can see why this stunning actress isn't too bothered about getting older. She has a lot on her place and happily embraces who she is today. It's nice to see her doing so well.

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