“The Thorn Birds” or “Birds of Passage” is a novel written by Colleen McCullough and later adapted into a widely broadcasted miniseries in 1983, from March 27th to March 30th.
It achieved enormous success, captivating the audience and quickly becoming a beloved soap opera.
This television series can confidently be considered a gem in Hollywood cinematography.
It remains captivating even after repeated viewings, as it tells a deeply touching love story.
Nearly 36 years have passed since the first airing of this drama series.
“The Thorn Birds” truly became a launching pad for the professional careers of many actors involved.
Richard Chamberlain is 85 years old.
The actor’s career has flourished, and he has also written books while pursuing photography and music.
Richard’s personal life remains unchanged, as he continues to live alone. Rachel Ward is 61 years old.
The beautiful English actress has appeared in a handful of films and has also become a director.
Since 1983, she has been married to actor and producer Bryan Brown. Bryan Brown is 71 years old.
This remarkable actor is still in high demand. He met the love of his life, Rachel Ward, on the set of “The Thorn Birds.” They have three children: Rosie, Matilda, and Joe.
Piper Laurie is 87 years old.
The star has appeared in many films and received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress in 1976.
Christopher Plummer – 1929 to 2021. A talented actor. Brett Cullen is 62 years old.
He has enjoyed a successful film career. Barbara Stanwick – 1907-1990.
She was also a successful actress. Jean Simmons (1929-2010) was a brilliant actress and singer.