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Born: October 5, 1923 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Pretoria, ZA Profession: Cast ...


Cast (feature film)

Superstar (1999) as Grandma
All schoolgirl Mary Katherine Gallagher wants in life is a kiss. Not just any kiss, mind you--a big time, hold-your-breath-'til-you-think-you're-going-to-faint, bona fide Hollywood-style kiss. But no matter how hard she tries, no one will kiss her. And then it hits her. Mary Katherine realizes the o
While You Were Sleeping (1995) as Elsie
Lucy, a young Chicago transit worker, escapes her lonely existence when she rescues a handsome commuter she has admired from afar, Peter, from the path of a speeding subway train. While Peter languishes in a coma, his concerned family mistakes Lucy for his fiancee and she goes along with the deception, enjoying a warm family relationship missing in her own life. Matters become increasingly complicated when Peter regains consciousness and becomes convinced that Lucy is his fiancee; in the meantime, she''s fallen in love with his brother.
Secret Garden, The (1994) as Voice Of Darjeeling
An orphan sent to live with her mysterious uncle discovers a sickly cousin and a neglected garden, both of which she nurtures back to health.
Ref, The (1994) as Rose
A feuding couple is abducted by a thief after a robbery, and he is forced to play referee to their endless bickering.
Nukie (1988) as Sister Anne
After crash-landing on earth, an extra-terrestrial journeys over two continents, Africa and North America, in search of his missing brother.
Zelly And Me (1988) as Coco
An orphaned child, emotionally abused by her grandmother, is kidnapped by her nanny and the nanny's suitor.
Spraggue (1984) as Aunt Mary
In this pilot to a prospective series, college professor Michael Nouri, an amateur sleuth, and his eccentric blue-blood aunt, Glynis Johns, set out to trap suave but murderous doctor Patric O'Neal who specializes in heart attacks. Filmed on location in and around Boston and at Tufts University.
Vault of Horror, The (1973) as Eleanor ("The Neat Job")
Five men trapped in the basement vault of an office building share visions with each other of thier demise. Stories revolve around vampires, bodily dismemberment, east indian mysticism, an insurance scam, and an artist who kills by painting his victims' deaths.
Under Milk Wood (1971) as Myfanwy Price
This is a delightful if peculiar story of a day in the life of a small, Welsh fishing village called "Llareggub" (read it backwards). We meet a host of curious characters (and ghosts) through the 'eyes' of Blind Captain cat. This is a true "Classic" of modern British writing with a wonderful, mischievous use of language.
Lock Up Your Daughters (1969) as Mrs. Squeezum
Three sailors on leave turn a British town upside down.
Don't Just Stand There! (1968) as Sabine Manning
Dear Brigitte (1965) as Vina
An absent-minded poet with a prejudice against the sciences is forced to face the fact that his son is a math prodigy with little artistic talent of his own.
Mary Poppins (1964) as Mrs. Banks
Two banker's children lose their nanny due to her frustration with them. A change in the wind blows in an assertive nanny who matches the qualifications of the children and not the father. As she helps them magically explore the world around them the father grows increasingly disapproving of her methods, and must eventually deal with his own distance from his children.
Papa's Delicate Condition (1963) as Ambolyn Griffith
A small-town family man gets into trouble whenever he drinks too much.
The Chapman Report (1962) as Teresa Harnish
A research psychologist gets involved in the personal lives of four women.
The Cabinet of Caligari (1962) as Jane Lindstrom
Jane's car breaks down and she makes her way to a nearby estate, owned by a mysterious man named Caligari. Soon she finds that she has become a virtual prisoner, and none of the strange inhabitants of the estate are willing or capable of helping her escape. Caligari reveals himself as a passive pervert, showing her filthy pictures, spying on her, and trying to make her talk about intimate details of her life. She attempts to free herself by the only means at her disposal.
Spider's Web, The (1960) as Clarissa Hailsham-Brown
The Sundowners (1960) as Mrs. Firth
An Australian sheepherder and his wife clash over their nomadic existence and their son's future.
Shake Hands with the Devil (1959) as Kitty Brady
An Irish rebel leader becomes addicted to violence.
Another Time, Another Place (1958) as Kay Trevor
Lana Turner is a female American journalist who has an affair with BBC war correspondent, Sean Connery, during WWII. When Connery is killed in action, Turner returns to his hometown to console his wife.
All Mine to Give (1958) as Mamie Eunson
Pioneer children fight to build a new family after their parents die.
Around the World in 80 Days (1956) as Tart, London
A Victorian gentleman bets that he can beat the world's record for circling the globe.
The Court Jester (1956) as Maid Jean
A traveling actor is mistaken for a medieval rebel.
The Beachcomber (1955) as Martha
A female missionary teams with a drunken beachcomber to save a South Seas island during an epidemic.
Josephine and Men (1955)
A young woman''s passion for underdogs wreaks havoc with her love life.
The Weak and the Wicked (1954) as Jean [Raymond]
Frank "women in prison" story that sympathetically tracks several inmates through their imprisonment and subsequent return to society. Some are successfully rehabilitated; some are not.
Rob Roy: The Highland Rogue (1954) as Helen Mary MacGregor
The courageous Roy Roy MacGregor leads a revolt of the Scottish clans against the English monarchy, eventually securing an amnesty for all the MacGregors when he arrives at the court of the German-speaking King George.
Mad About Men (1954)
A mermaid trades places with a teacher and finds love.
Land Of Fury (1954) as Marion Southey
A western set in New Zealand during the 1820s following a group of British pioneers seeking a new life Down Under.
The Sword and the Rose (1953) as Princess Mary Tudor
During Henry VIII┬┐s rule, Mary Tudor seeks to get out of an arranged marriage by fleeing the country with her one true love.
Personal Affair (1953) as Barbara
When a teenaged student disappears, her teacher is suspected of killing her.
Card, The (1952) as Ruth Earp
A charming and ambitious young man finds many ways to raise himself through the ranks in business and social standing- some honest, some not quite so. If he can just manage to avoid a certain very predatory woman...
Encore (1952) as Stella Cotman
Three stories by W. Somerset Maugham reveal the strangeness of the human character.
No Highway in the Sky (1951) as Marjorie Corder
An engineer fights to prove that a new model airplane is not safe.
Flesh and Blood (1951)
A band of mercenaries in medieval Europe are betrayed by their employers after a difficult siege and take revenge by kidnapping a noble girl to be married to their employer's heir while the Plague stalks the land.
Appointment With Venus (1951)
At the outbreak of WWII the British realise they can't prevent the invasion of the Channel Islands. However, someone realises that a prize cow is on the islands and the Nazis mustn't get hold of her. This is the intrepid story of the cow-napping from under the noses of the Nazi's.
The Magic Box (1951)
A successful photographer becomes obsessed with inventing a motion picture projector.
State Secret (1950) as Lisa
Miranda (1948)
A doctor on fishing holiday catches a mermaid by mistake.
Frieda (1947) as Judy Dawson
An RAF pilot who was shot down during WWII returns home to his English village with his new bride. The trouble is that she is the German lady who helped him escape. Then her brother arrives.
An Ideal Husband (1947) as Mabel Chiltern
An upstanding politician is haunted by his past when a blackmailer threatens to reveal a youthful indiscretion.
Vacation from Marriage (1945) as Dizzy Clayton
After World War II service changes them, a married couple dread their postwar reunion.
Sabotage Agent (1943) as Pavla Palacek
An undercover agent battles Nazis to save an aviation plant.
The Adventures of Tartu (1943)
A British spy sets out to sabotage a Nazi gas factory in Czechoslovakia.
The Prime Minister (1942) as
England''''s Benjamin Disraeli proves he''''s a match for Europe''''s mightiest leaders when it comes to diplomacy.
49th Parallel (1941) as Anna
The crew of a stranded German U-boat tries to evade capture in Canada during World War II.
Under Your Hat (1940) as Winnie
Prison Without Bars (1939) as Nina
Suzanne, Renee, Nina and Marta all hate their prison and all the girls are trying to escape while Madame Appel just causes chaos throughout the whole film. The girls are used to being slapped and treated badly, so when Yvonne comes along and asks them to tell her their complaints, they don't believe her at first.
South Riding (1938) as Midge Carne
"Winifred Holtby realised that Local Government is not a dry affair of meetings and memoranda:- but 'the front-line defence thrown up by humanity against its common enemies of sickness, poverty and ignorance.' She built her story around six people working for a typical County Council:- Beneath the lives of the public servants runs the thread of their personal drama. Our story tells how a public life affects the private life; and how a man's personal sufferings make him what he is in public. " Corruption, intrigue and romance in a Yorkshire setting. A country squire whose wife is in a mental hospital becomes attracted to a crusading local schoolmistress.

Cast (special)

Jean Simmons: Picture Perfect (2001) as Interviewee
Profile of actor Jean Simmons.
Safari (1962) as Rosie Sayer
A proposed series based on the feature film "The African Queen." The story, set in a German-occupied colony in Africa just before World War I, relates the adventures of Charlie Allnot, a gin-soaked riverboat captain, and Rosie Sayer, a lady missionary who aids him as he attempts to thwart German ad

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Scooby-Doo and the Ghoul School (1988) as Ms. Grimwood

Cast (TV Mini-Series)

Little Gloria, Happy At Last (1982) as Laura Fitzpatrick Morgan
A stellar cast and six Emmy Award nominations distinguished this dramatization of Barbara Goldsmith's best-seller about the bitter 1934 child custody case involving 10-year-old Gloria Vanderbilt, America's famous "poor little rich girl." In addition to nominations as Outstanding Drama Special and fo

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