Wexford and his women: George Baker loved women – and, from his teenage nanny to Bardot, they loved him back

Wexford and his women: George Baker loved women – and, from his teenage nanny to Bardot, they loved him back

11:05 PM on 14th October 2011

“I was completely dazzled and hopelessly in lust. It was not a love affair. As far as Brigitte (Bardot) was concerned, it was just a dalliance,” said George Baker

George and his first wife Julia

George and his first wife Julia. She was the daughter of Sir John Squire, the influential literary critic, poet and comprehensive drunk

George and Julia with two of their daughters.

George and Julia with two of their daughters. “It was another nail in the coffin of our solvency,” he said about his growing family

George in The Dam Busters

George in The Dam Busters

In 1988, George was cast as Inspector Wexford.

In 1988, George was cast as Inspector Wexford. “At long last, I had money in the bank and my life seemed settled,” he said