A refresher course: The stunning mother-actress-model began her career at the ripe age of 16, nailing every shoot before bowing out in 1976 to pursue her acting career. As she explained to James Robert Parish, author of The Hollywood Book of Extravagance, she hated going from booking to booking, constantly worrying about her weight and looks.
Well, today, she's back and looking better than ever. Her daughter agrees, too, and gushed over how Basinger looks "her age" and has a "scary" fit body in a recent Elle interview.
We've got to agree. She's hiding some secret under those piercing blues. Now, let's start placing bets on which glossy will be the first to pair the mother/daughter duo together. (People)