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Also Known As: Muguette Mary Jenkins Died: October 5, 1998
Born: April 21, 1917 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Cheshire, England, GB Profession: actor

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Asylum (1972) Miss Higgins
2.
 David Copperfield (1970) Clara Peggotty
3.
 Oliver! (1968) Mrs. Bedwin
4.
 Cop-Out (1968) Mrs. Christophorides
5.
 Walk in the Shadow (1966) Mrs. Gordon
6.
 Bunny Lake Is Missing (1965) Hospital sister
7.
 Murder Most Foul (1965) Mrs. Thomas
8.
 Young and Willing (1964) Mrs. Corbett
9.
 Macbeth (1963) Gentlewoman
10.
 Friends and Neighbors (1963) Lily Grimshaw
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1933:
Took her first professional role, playing a German hausfrau in the Liverpool Repertory Company's production of "The Lift That Failed"
1937:
Moved to London
1940:
Gave a critically acclaimed performance in Emlyn Williams' play "Light of Heart"
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During World War II, appeared in several patriotic movies designed to support the war effort, including "Millions Like Us"(1943)
1945:
Portrayed the mother of a possible messiah in "The Wind of Heaven"
1951:
Played a mentally unstable mother in Tennessee Williams' "Summer and Smoke" for the London stage
1954:
Acted in the title role of a London stage production of Pinero's "School Mistress"
1956:
Won the prestigious Clarence Derwent Award for her performance in Arthur Miller's "View from the Bridge"
1958:
Played Ingrid Bergman's housekeeper in "Indiscreet"
1965:
Played a nurse in the zany mystery "Bunny Lake Is Missing"
1968:
Played a maid in the musical adaptation "Oliver!"
1970:
Appeared in NBC's adaptation of "David Copperfield"
1972:
Appeared in the Peter Cushing horror vehicle "Asylum"
1973:
Appeared in a BBC production of "Jane Eyre", broadcast on PBS in the US in 1982
1974:
Starred in the ABC miniseries "Turn of the Screw"
1984:
Appeared in the syndicated miniseries "A Woman of Substance"
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Education

School of Dancing and Dramatic Art: -

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husband:
George Routledge. Married in 1943; divorced in 1959.

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