Following the news of her death, tributes from fans flooded in on social media.
Director Edgar Wright tweeted: “What to say about Diana Rigg?
“I could talk about her incredible career, but for now I’ll just say as a lifelong fan, it was beyond a thrill to work with her on her final film.
“She exceeded all my highest expectations, so blazingly talented, fiery & funny. Miss you already Dame D.”
James Bond actor George Lazenby said of his co-star as part of a lengthy statement: “I’m so sad to hear of the death of Diana Rigg.
“She undoubtedly raised my acting game when we made On Her Majesty’s Secret Service together in 1968-9.”