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Bo was just 16 when they began their affair in Greece, on the set of his film And Once Upon a Love.A notorious womaniser, Derek was 30 years her senior and married to Linda Evans (his previous wives, Pati Behrs and Ursula Andress, were also actresses).When I look at some photographs of myself, I think, "Oh, I look all right." But, in others, I scare myself; I wish I had my old skin.' Believe it or not, it's 30 years since Bo, her hair braided and wearing a flesh-coloured swimsuit, was filmed running along the beach in Blake Edward's 10 - the highest score a woman could achieve for desirability.The movie, she says, was a defining moment in her life; more so than any other roles, more so, too, than her extraordinary 22-year marriage to the late film director John Derek.I thought, "I'll deal with the future when it comes. " I was young, I was in love, and it was so exciting and wonderful. I think I managed to say hello and that was about it. My mother was very concerned and wanted me to go back to the US. I decided I wanted to stay with him, so I did.' Today, all of Derek's wives are said to be close.
Surely Linda was a touch humiliated when he high-tailed it with a girl young enough to be his daughter?
He knew what went on with leading men and ladies on set. I think I avoided a lot of pain and grief.' Bo admits that their three-decade age gap was beginning to make itself felt and acknowledges for the first time the difficulties that existed between them.
'There were things he couldn't do physically,' she says.
Instead, she says, she was 'interested and fascinated' by him.
Derek was alone at the couple's Californian ranch when he had a fatal heart attack.