Rona Newton-John was born in 1943 in Cambridge, London, UK. She is a well known British actress.
Biography and career:
Rona was born to a Welsh father and a German mother. She is the second of three siblings. Rona comes from an accomplished family. Her father Brinley Newton-John was an MI5 officer who worked on the Enigma project.
He is also credited for taking Rudolph Hess in to custody during World War II. Rona's mother Irene Born was the eldest daughter of Nobel Laureate Max Born. Rona's sister, Olivia Newton-John is also an accomplished singer actress. Rona's brother, Hugh is a doctor.
Rona started her career as a model and acted in small roles, notably on 'The Benny Hill Show'. She also starred in the TV series 'The UFO'. She acted in the movie 'The same
skin'. In 1972, Rona also recorded a song 'Just Us Two' with her sister Olivia. In 1979, Rona was also a guest on the 'Mike Douglas Show'.
Rona met her first husband Jeff Conaway at the Allan Carr party during the filming of Grease, in which Rona's singer sister Olivia co-starred with Jeff. Jeff and Rona married in 1980. They separated after few years. Rona married Brian Goldsmith with whom she had a daughter Tottie Goldsmith.
Tottie Goldsmith is an accomplished actress. Rona's son Emerson Newton-John is a professional race car driver and has raced in Europe, Australia and the USA. Rona has grand children, both from Emerson and Tottie.
Birth Name: Rona Newton-John
Nick Name: Rona Newton-John
Height: 5'4' (1.63m)
Why do we like Rona Newton-John?
We like Rona Newton-John because she is a talented actress.
Why is Rona Newton-John famous?
Rona Newton-John is famous for her role in 'The Benny Hill Show', the UFO TV series. She is also famous as the sister of singer sister Olivia Newton-John.