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|Also Known As:||Died:||October 5, 1998|
|Born:||April 21, 1917||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Cheshire, England, GB||Profession:||Cast ...|
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Took her first professional role, playing a German hausfrau in the Liverpool Repertory Company's production of "The Lift That Failed"
Moved to London
Gave a critically acclaimed performance in Emlyn Williams' play "Light of Heart"
During World War II, appeared in several patriotic movies designed to support the war effort, including "Millions Like Us"(1943)
Portrayed the mother of a possible messiah in "The Wind of Heaven"
Played a mentally unstable mother in Tennessee Williams' "Summer and Smoke" for the London stage
Acted in the title role of a London stage production of Pinero's "School Mistress"
Won the prestigious Clarence Derwent Award for her performance in Arthur Miller's "View from the Bridge"
Played Ingrid Bergman's housekeeper in "Indiscreet"
Played a nurse in the zany mystery "Bunny Lake Is Missing"
Played a maid in the musical adaptation "Oliver!"
Appeared in NBC's adaptation of "David Copperfield"
Appeared in the Peter Cushing horror vehicle "Asylum"
Appeared in a BBC production of "Jane Eyre", broadcast on PBS in the US in 1982
Starred in the ABC miniseries "Turn of the Screw"
Appeared in the syndicated miniseries "A Woman of Substance"
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