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Also Known As: Joyce Phipps Died: November 30, 1979
Born: February 10, 1910 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: actor, journalist, radio critic ("The Observer")

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Former journalist and radio critic turned popular comedienne and revue performer who toured the world in her own one-woman show. With her sharp features and talent for refined gaucherie, she also graced a number of British films, debuting in 1943.

Former journalist and radio critic turned popular comedienne and revue performer who toured the world in her own one-woman show. With her sharp features and talent for refined gaucherie, she also graced a number of British films, debuting in 1943.

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 The Yellow Rolls-Royce (1965) Hortense Astor
2.
 The Americanization of Emily (1964) Mrs. Barham
3.
 The Old Dark House (1963) Agatha Femm
4.
 The Pure Hell of St. Trinian's (1961) Sgt. Ruby Gates
5.
 Happy Is the Bride (1958) Aunt Florence
6.
 Blue Murder at St. Trinian's (1957) Sergeant Gates
7.
 Man with a Million (1954) Duchess of Cromarty
8.
 Belles Of St. Trinian's, The (1954) Sergeant Ruby Gates
9.
 Genevieve (1954) Hotel Proprietress
10.
 Forbidden Cargo (1954) Lady Flavin Queensway
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1939:
Made London revue debut presenting her own monologues
1943:
Film debut

Notes

She was named president of England's Society of Women Writers and Journalists (1957)

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