When Hollywood icon George Hamilton looks back on his life, he says he's incredibly grateful for each chapter.For more than 50 years, George's life has been filmed and photographed—oftentimes with a beautiful woman on his arm.For a few months in 1966, the budding romance between film star George Hamilton and Lynda Bird Johnson, daughter of the 36th president, was the talk of Washington.Gossip columnists followed their every move as Hamilton squired her around town.In the above video, George opens up about some of the leading ladies who've stolen his heart, including legendary movie star Elizabeth Taylor. "She could sit up all night and play cards with you and be your best friend, and then could be your girlfriend and could be anybody you needed.She knew the role to play in your life to help you." Watch as George talks about his relationship with Dynasty co-star Joan Collins and shares his personal creed.” George jokes with “Elizabeth was a unique human being,” George reminisces. She could stay up all night and play cards with you or get on a plane and go anywhere. She was bigger than life.” Many men sought Elizabeth’s love, but George succeeded because he understood how she operated. “I said, ‘Look, here’s what we’re going to do, I’m going to leave and when you’ve decided to change your attitude, call me.’ She said, ‘Are you threatening me?!
“I probably have more personal memories from her than anyone.
A source tells the publication the duo — who've been dating for about a year — are "very excited" about the arrival of their daughter this fall.
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According to Hamilton, despite a history of torn rotator cuffs in his shoulders from long days of fencing lessons and bullwhip practice for movies, a bum right knee acquired during his run on Broadway in the musical , and 4 broken ribs from a jump aboard a yacht, he accepted when his agent told him Rachel Hunter had been on the show in the first season.
Hamilton knew Hunter because she had been married to Rod Stewart, whom his ex-wife Alana had married in 1979 (and divorced in 1984).