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Janet Suzman

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Born: February 9, 1939 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: South Africa Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Max (2002) as Max'S Mother
A fictional story which is loosely based upon the post-WWI period when the young Adolf Hitler (1889-1945) was an aspiring painter with a love for the classical periods. Set in 1918, the tale is based on an imagined relationship between young Adolf, and an influential Jewish art dealer and teacher, M
Leon the Pig Farmer (1992) as Judith Geller
With the realization that he was the result of a mix-up at an artificial insemination clinic, an honest Jewish boy goes in search of his real father, a gentile pig farmer.
Nuns On The Run (1990) as Sister Superior
Two con men, disguised as nuns, are on the lam.
A Dry White Season (1989) as Susan
In South Africa, a white schoolteacher''''s life and values are threatened when he asks about a black boy who died in police custody.
And The Ship Sails On (1984) as Edmea Tetua
Taking on a horde of refugees upsets a luxury liner''''s trip to bury a famous opera singer.
Zany Adventures Of Robin Hood (1984) as Eleanor Of Aquitaine
Goofy goings-on in the Sherwood Forest and environs in this spoof of the Robin Hood legend with George Segal as a slightly out of kilter (and rather long of tooth) taketh from the rich and giveth to the poor -- after expenses -- medieval outlaw. To many, this film evoked fond memories of Mel Brooks'
Draughtsman's Contract, The (1982) as Mrs Herbert
Priest of Love (1981) as Frieda Lawrence
Nijinsky (1980) as Emilia Marcus
Onstage, Nijinsky, the most celebrated dancer of the early 20th century, was in flawless control. Offstage, he was in turmoil, torn between the ballerina he married and the domineering mentor he loved.
House On Garibaldi Street (1979) as Hedda
A dramatization, filmed in Spain, about the events leading up to the capture of Nazi war criminal Adolph Eichmann by Israeli agents in Argentina in 1960. Two of the actors, Topol and Janet Suzman, are best known to American moviegoers as Academy Award nominees for their roles in "Fiddler on the Roof
Voyage Of The Damned (1976) as Leni Strauss
A luxury liner carries Jewish refugees from Hitler''''s Germany in a desperate fight for survival.
Black Windmill, The (1974) as Mrs Tarrant
A British agent's son is kidnapped and held for a ransom of diamonds. The agent finds out that he can't even count on the people he thought were on his side to help him, so he decides to track down the kidnappers himself.

Cast (special)

Deadly Slumber (1997) as Claire Brewster
When a surgeon is found dead, Inspector Morse investigates the possibility that the doctor was murdered by the devoted father of a woman who suffered permanent brain damage following a minor surgical procedure that went very wrong.
Front Seat (1997) as Cecily Branksome
A middle-aged busybody becomes obsessed with a 50-year-old murder case.
Windsors: A Royal Family, The (1994) as Narration
Four-part documentary tracing the British royal family through four generations -- from 1917 to 1992. Includes interviews with Royal family insiders, historians, and biographers.
Secret Agent, The (1992) as Margaret (Duchess Of Chester)
An adaptation of Joseph Conrad's novel about a European anarchist tricked into committing a terrorist act.
David Goldblatt: In Black and White (1988) as Narration
A documentary featuring photographer David Goldblatt discussing his feelings for his native South Africa. Included is a look at some of his photos which provide glimpses of the troubled country.
Miser, The (1988) as Frosine
A "Great Performances" presentation of Moliere's classic play about a widower who allows his miserliness to rule his whole exlistence and that of his children.
Masterpiece Theatre: Fifteen Years (1986)
In celebration of the fifteenth anniversary of "Masterpiece Theatre," the special salutes the stars and programs of this enduring series. Prominent stars, interviews, and clips are included in the program, taped in the Grand Ballroom of the Ritz-Carlton in Boston, Massachusetts.
Lord Mountbatten: The Last Viceroy (1986) as Lady Edwina Mountbatten
A six-part series about Lord Mountbatten, the last Viceroy of India, and his administration of the vast nation shortly before it gained its independence from Britain in 1947.
Antony and Cleopatra (1975) as Cleopatra
A production of the bard's tragedy of love and destiny by the Royal Shakespeare Company.

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Singing Detective, The (1988) as Nicola

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