Jane Asher was born on April 5, 1946 in London, England, the first daughter of Richard and Margaret Augusta Asher. Asher's brother, Peter,and her sister, Claire, both have that trademark red hair just like her. The Asher children were all involved in the performing arts.
Jane Asher began acting in 1951, appearing in the film Mandy, the story of a deaf girl. That was when her career begun. In 1963, Asher interviewed The Beatles. A photographer for the BBC's Radio Times asked them to pose with her. Jane subsequently commenced a five-year relationship with Paul McCartney, becoming engaged in 1967. But Asher ended the engagement in 1968. The 1970s were a turning point in Jane Asher's life. She met illustrator Gerald Scarfe (who did the cover of Pink Floyd's The Wall), whom she is now married to. She is also President of the National Autistic Society and President of Parkinson's UK and has developed a second career as a cake decorator and cake shop proprietor.
This blog is dedicated to the lovely actress Jane Asher. And remember, we do not own any of the pictures posted here.