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Dorothea Alexander (1912–2010)

Dorothea Alexander was born on February 11, 1912 in Berlin, Germany. She was an actress, known for The Young Poisoner's Handbook (1995), A Merry War (1997) and Happy and Glorious (1952). She died on June 23, 2010 in England. See full bio »


(age 98) in England, UK

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A Merry War
A Merry War Old Woman
Happy and Glorious
Happy and Glorious Baroness Lehzen
The Treasure Seekers
The Treasure Seekers Fräulein Gertrude


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 2003 Paradise Grove
Mrs Wallenstein
 1997 A Merry War
Old Woman
 1997 Touching Evil (TV Series)
Frau Locher / Frau Loacher
- Through the Clouds: Part 2 (1997) ... Frau Locher
- Through the Clouds: Part 1 (1997) ... Frau Loacher
 1996-1997 The Brittas Empire (TV Series)
Customer / Old Lady
- The Elephants' Child (1997) ... Customer (uncredited)
- At the Double (1996) ... Old Lady (as Dorothea Alexandra)
 1992 Between the Lines (TV Series)
Mrs. Feldman
- Lies and Damned Lies (1992) ... Mrs. Feldman
 1991 Inspector Morse (TV Series)
Mrs Hulme
- Fat Chance (1991) ... Mrs Hulme
 1989 Reunion
Old Countess Gertrud
 1987 Bergerac (TV Series)
Lady with Dog
- Treasure Hunt (1987) ... Lady with Dog
 1985 Murder of a Moderate Man (TV Mini-Series)
Old lady on train
- Night Train to Milan (1985) ... Old lady on train
 1962 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Frau Gruber
- The Door (1962) ... Frau Gruber
 1961 The Treasure Seekers (TV Series)
Fräulein Gertrude
- Held to Ransom (1961) ... Fräulein Gertrude
 1955 The Star Without a Name (TV Movie)
 1954 A Party for Christmas (TV Movie)
 1952 Happy and Glorious (TV Series)
Baroness Lehzen
- 1838-1841 (1952) ... Baroness Lehzen
- 1837 (1952) ... Baroness Lehzen
 1952 The Princess in Kensington (TV Short)
Lehzen, the governess

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Dorothea Alexandra


5' 6½" (1.69 m)

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Fluent in French and German.

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