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Born: March 14, 1942 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Liverpool, England, GB Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Telstar (2009)
Life story of Joe Meek, the British musical genius and so-called founder of British pop music.
Calling, The (2009)
A university student suddenly decides to become a Benedictine nun.
Hideout, The (2007)
December 22, 1957: during a dreadful snowstorm, an isolated mansion in a small Iowa town is upset by a terribile crime. Fifty-five years later, in the same house which has remained shut for half a century, a woman of Italian descent decides to open up a restaurant. She has just left the psychiatric
Broken Lines (2007)
About an engaged young man who plunges into an affair after his father dies.
Puffball (2007)
A couple whose lives are almost destroyed by infidelity, the paranormal and bad weather when they purchase a remote, dilapidated cottage.
Being Julia (2004) as Aunt Carrie
In London in 1938, actress Julia Lambert is at her peak, physically and profesionally, but her successful theatrical career and her marriage to handsome impressario Michael Gosselyn have become stale and unfulfilling. She longs for novelty, excitement, sparks. Enter Tom Fennell. a younger man who cl
Out of Depth (1999) as Maggie Nixon
Paul is a bright young graphic designer in London, who vows revenge when a man in a bar beats up his mother. A friend persuades him to pay an underworld connection to do the job professionally, but it goes wrong when the hired thug demands payment in the form of a drug run.
True Crime (1999) as Mags Luxford
A down and out journalist finds his chance to turn his life around when he successfully manages to have a murder case reopened, just as the man convicted for the crime awaits execution on death row. The journalist fights against time to prove the man''s innocence and save his life.
Swing (1998) as Mags Luxford
Five down-on-their-luck working-class men in Liverpool fulfill their dreams and aspirations by starting a swing band. The band is organized by an ex-con who hires his former girlfriend as the lead singer, and soon the band is on its way to becoming an overnight sensation.
Under the Skin (1997) as Mum
Set in Liverpool over two months, story follows Iris, a restless dreamer who has a boring boyfriend Gary. Her sister, Rose, is married to reliable Frank and is seven months pregnant. One evening, Iris bumps into a young Irish guy, Tom, and they have sex in an alley. Wearing her mother's wig, fur coa
Boy from Mercury, The (1996) as The Mother
Set in 1960s Dublin, a fatherless eight-year-old boy who feels alienated by his family, escapes his reality by deciding he's been sent from Mercury to study life on Earth. His fantasies mirror the life of his hero, Flash Gordon, from the serial he watches each week at the local cinema. His escapades
Awfully Big Adventure, An (1995) as Aunt Lily
To escape the doldrums of home life with her aunt and uncle, Stella accepts a job as assistant stage manager for a repertory theatre company in post-WWII Liverpool. The starstruck teenager quickly develops a crush on the arrogant artistic director, Meredith Potter, and charms the cast with her naive
Paper Marriage (1993) as Lou
A young Polish woman comes to Great Britain in search of a "paper" marriage. Left at the alter in a foreign country, she turns to the first man she meets--who happens to be on the run from the mob.
Rapture of Deceit (1992) as Dora Tas
Two women struggle to survive in present-day Hungary.
Hard Days, Hard Nights (1990) as Rita
A rock 'n' roll band from Liverpool descends on Hamburg circa 1960.
Resurrected (1989) as Mrs Deakin
Set during the Falklands crisis, a man is pronounced dead after being lost in battle. Months later he turns up apparently suffering from amnesia. Film examines the effect this has on an ordinary family.
Housekeeper, The (1986) as Eunice Parchman
Flying (1986) as Jean
Spaghetti House (1982) as Kate
Mysteries (1978) as Martha Gude
Green Eyes (1977) as Margaret Sheen
A disillusioned Vietnam veteran travels back to Southeast Asia to search for the son he left behind.
Slum Boy (1976)
Rachel's Man (1976) as Lea
Human Factor, The (1975) as Janice
The Bed Sitting Room (1969) as Penelope
A pregnant woman searches for love amidst the ruins of nuclear war.
The Guru (1969) as Jenny
A British rock star travels to India with his hippie girlfriend to study the sitar with a master guru.
The Trap (1967) as Eve
After spending several winters alone in the Canadian wilderness, a lusty trapper returns to the trading post and buys a wife, a young mute orphan.
Smashing Time (1967) as Brenda
A pair of girls from the north of England go to London to explore its glittery side and get more than they bargained for.
The Knack ... and how to get it (1965) as Nancy Jones
A rampant womanizer tries to help an innocent friend bed an eccentric girl.
Doctor Zhivago (1965) as Girl
Illicit lovers fight to stay together during the turbulent years of the Russian Revolution.
The Leather Boys (1965) as Dot
Dot and Reggie are part of a notorious biker crew who decide to get hitched. However, there is little marital bliss when marriage doesn''t seem to tame Dot one bit -- she comes home drunker and later than ever if she decides to come home at all. When Reggie turns to his biker pals for comfort he encounters the shadowy underground of gay biker culture.
Girl With Green Eyes (1964) as Kate Brady
A young innocent gets involved with an older, married man.
Place to Go, A (1963)
Amidst the pub sing-songs and bombsites and with slums giving way to high-rise flats, life in Bethnal Green is changing for the Flints. Dad may decide to quit the docks and their daughter wants a new home with her husband and expected baby. Son Ricky is dissatisfied with his lot and equally eager to get away. Involved with a planned robbery of the cigarette factory where he works, his life becomes even more complicated when he gets involved with quirky Catherine.
A Taste of Honey (1962) as Jo
Deserted by her mother, a pregnant teen turns to a gay friend for help.

Cast (special)

Pippi Longstocking (1985) as Mrs Prysselius
The story of Pippi Longstocking, an extrordinary little girl who is stronger than the carnival strongman and smarter than the two men who want to steal her bag full of gold.

Cast (short)

Moscow in Madrid (1965)
This short promotional film focuses on the casting and on-location filming of "Dr. Zhivago" (1965).

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