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Polly Adams was born on August 27, 1939 in Chichester, Sussex, England as Pauline Adams. She is an actress, known for Miss Marple: The Murder at the Vicarage (1986), Private Lives (1976) and Kisna: The Warrior Poet (2005). See full bio »

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Known For

Private Lives
Private Lives Sibyl Chase
(1976)
Kisna: The Warrior Poet
Kisna: The Warrior Poet Lady Katherine
(2005)
Falling Apart
Falling Apart Clare's Mum
(2002)

Filmography

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 2009 Kingdom (TV Series)
Amelia
- Episode #3.4 (2009) ... Amelia
 2006 Tom's Christmas Tree (TV Movie)
Aunt Em
 2002 Falling Apart (TV Movie)
Clare's Mum
 1996 Element of Doubt
Ellen
 1994 The Cinder Path (TV Mini-Series)
Florence Chapman
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... Florence Chapman
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... Florence Chapman
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... Florence Chapman
 1994 A Dark Adapted Eye (TV Mini-Series)
Helen
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... Helen
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... Helen
 1993 Alleyn Mysteries (TV Series)
Mildred Potter
- Death in a White Tie (1993) ... Mildred Potter
 1993 Bonjour la Classe (TV Series)
Jean Halifax
- I Love Lucy (1993) ... Jean Halifax
- Herring's Magnificat (1993) ... Jean Halifax
- Old Dogs (1993) ... Jean Halifax
- Vive la Revolution (1993) ... Jean Halifax
- Red Card (1993) ... Jean Halifax
 1992 The Camomile Lawn (TV Mini-Series)
Sarah
- Episode #1.4 (1992) ... Sarah
- Episode #1.3 (1992) ... Sarah
- Episode #1.1 (1992) ... Sarah
 1991 Ruth Rendell Mysteries (TV Series)
Melanie Dearborn
- Murder Being Once Done: Part Three (1991) ... Melanie Dearborn
- Murder Being Once Done: Part Two (1991) ... Melanie Dearborn
- Murder Being Once Done: Part One (1991) ... Melanie Dearborn
 1989 Sob Sisters (TV Series)
Dorothy
- We Need a Little Christmas (1989) ... Dorothy
- A Night at the Opera (1989) ... Dorothy
- Streetwise (1989) ... Dorothy
 1986 L'étincelle
Kathryn
 1986 Executive Stress (TV Series)
Olive
- Episode #1.7 (1986) ... Olive
 1984 Winter Sunlight (TV Mini-Series)
Jane
- Episode #1.4 (1984) ... Jane
- Episode #1.3 (1984) ... Jane
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... Jane
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... Jane
 1984 The Fainthearted Feminist (TV Series)
Irene
 1981 Goodbye Darling (TV Series)
Phillippa
- Daisy (1981) ... Phillippa
 1980 Bedroom Farce (TV Movie)
Jan
 1978 The Sunday Drama (TV Series)
Eloise Gainsborough
- The Marrying Kind (1978) ... Eloise Gainsborough
 1977 Devenish (TV Series)
Prudence Devenish
- The Great American Job (1977) ... Prudence Devenish
 1976 Private Lives (TV Movie)
Sibyl Chase
 1975 I'll Think About It (Video short)
 1975 Upstairs, Downstairs (TV Series)
Mrs. Polly Merivale
- Such a Lovely Man (1975) ... Mrs. Polly Merivale
 1975 Three Comedies of Marriage (TV Series)
 1974 Armchair Cinema (TV Series)
Anna
- Sea Song (1974) ... Anna
 1974 ITV Saturday Night Theatre (TV Series)
Jackie
- Only the Other Day (1974) ... Jackie
 1973 The Dick Emery Show (TV Series)
- Episode #12.13 (1973)
 1972 Villains (TV Series)
Mother
- Sand Dancer (1972) ... Mother
 1972 With These Hands...
Ann
 1971 From a Bird's Eye View (TV Series)
Betty
- Millie's Moveable Feast (1971) ... Betty
 1970 She Follows Me About (TV Movie)
Benny
 1970 A Cup of Kindness (TV Movie)
Tilly Winn
 1970 The Spoils of Poynton (TV Mini-Series)
Maggie
- Retribution (1970) ... Maggie
- Trial of Strength (1970) ... Maggie
 1969 The First Churchills (TV Mini-Series)
Henrietta Godolphin / Henrietta Churchill
- Not Without Honour (1969) ... Henrietta Godolphin
- Breaking the Circle (1969) ... Henrietta Godolphin
- A Famous Victory (1969) ... Henrietta Godolphin
- Reconciliation (1969) ... Henrietta Churchill
- The Queen Commands (1969) ... Henrietta Churchill
 1969 Who-Dun-It (TV Series)
Delphine Minniver
- Crime at the Panto (1969) ... Delphine Minniver
 1968 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Caol
- Neutral Ground (1968) ... Caol
 1968 Sexton Blake (TV Series)
Barbara Mayne
 1967 Pride and Prejudice (TV Series)
Jane Bennet
- Destiny (1967) ... Jane Bennet
- Elopement (1967) ... Jane Bennet
- Prejudice (1967) ... Jane Bennet
- Proposal (1967) ... Jane Bennet
- Neighbours (1967) ... Jane Bennet
 1964 Never Put It in Writing
Receptionist
 1961-1963 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Tessie Dunton / Penny Gracey
- The Two on the Beach (1961) ... Penny Gracey
 1962 Somerset Maugham Hour (TV Series)
- The Book Bag (1962)
 1962 Suspense (TV Series)
Miss Eaton
- Killer in the Band (1962) ... Miss Eaton
 1962 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Clarissa Davenport
- Both Ends Meet (1962) ... Clarissa Davenport
 1961 A Song of Sixpence (TV Short)
 1961 An Enemy of the People (TV Series)
Petra Stockmann
- Episode #1.3 (1961) ... Petra Stockmann
- Episode #1.2 (1961) ... Petra Stockmann
- Episode #1.1 (1961) ... Petra Stockmann
 1959 The Two Charleys (TV Series)
Jessie
- Canteen Capers (1959) ... Jessie
 1959 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Sally Ford
- Duffy Calls the Tune (1959) ... Sally Ford
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Personal Details

Other Works:

She appeared in "The Broken Heart", directed by Lord Laurence Olivier, at the Chichester Festival Theatre in West Sussex, England. See more »

Height:

5' 3" (1.6 m)
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Trivia:

She was first choice for the role of Doctor Styles (played by Rula Lenska) in Doctor Who: Resurrection of the Daleks: Part One (1984) according to Matthew Robinson on the DVD. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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