“When my heterosexual partners die, their pension goes to their spouses. But because my partner is a woman, I don’t get to do that. In my twenty three years of being a police officer, I’ve never asked for special treatment. I’m only asking for equality.”
RIP Roger Moore, who acted along Jane in the popular TV series ‘The Saint’… twice!
Top) In Jane’s first “Saint” episode she portrayed Ellen Chase in “The
Invisible Millionaire” which originally aired on February 13, 1963 in
The Saint reads in a newspaper that wealthy businessman Marvin Chase was
badly burnt in a car crash that killed his young assistant Bertram
Tamblin. Nora Prescott, a friend of the Saint,works for Chase and is
perplexed when he asks her to sell off some of his business interests.
She approaches the Saint for his help but is murdered before she can
explain further.The Saint assists the police investigating the murder
and is surprised that Chase’s head and hands are always bandaged.
Chase’s daughter Ellen confides in the Saint that there was something
highly suspicious about the car crash and there is something very
mysterious about the man her father has become.
In “The Noble Sportman” Jane portrayed Rose Yearley the
college student daughter of Lord Thornton Yearley, a sports loving
wealthy businessman who suspects his much younger second wife of
adultery. “The Noble Sportman” first aired on January 9, 1964.