Despite her upbringing, during her first sexual experience at the age of eighteen she was unable to control her urges and unintentionally killed her boyfriend, Kyle Williams, by chi-draining him.
She received a Golden Globe nomination for Best New Star in 1980 after her performance in 10.
She began dating the already-married John Derek at the age of 16, when he was 46.
Evans, the second of three daughters, was born Linda Evenstad in Hartford, Connecticut, in 1942, to Arlene (née Dart; 1917–1969) and Alba Evenstad (1904–1958), both of whom were professional dancers.
"Evenstad" was the name of the small farm in Nes, Hedmark in Norway from where her paternal great-grandmother emigrated to the United States in 1884 with her young son (Evans's grandfather) and a couple of relatives.
The 60-year-old truly dazzled in a striking emerald green gown as she paraded the carpet of the star-studded closing ceremony with her partner John Corbett, 56, on Tuesday.
The dress remained incredibly sophisticated with long sleeves and its demure floor-length hem, but plunged into a saucy V neckline to tease at her famous cleavage underneath.
Only to find that I belong to a world hidden from humans. She was taken away from her father's reach as an infant and left with a human couple that adopted and raised her.
Born in Hel, Bo is the daughter of Hades and his prisoner Aife.
Not knowing what she had done and why it had happened, Bo ran away from home.
During her first sexual experience, she involuntarily killed her high school boyfriend by draining him of his Chi (life energy).
In the 1960s, she gained notice for playing Audra Barkley, the daughter of Victoria Barkley (played by Barbara Stanwyck) in the Western television series, The Big Valley (1965–1969).