Nominated for 2 BAFTA Film Awards.
Another 1 win.
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... Mrs. Handy
She acted in C.P. Snow's play, "The Affair," at the Strand Theatre in London, England with Alec Clunes, Alan Dobie, and John Clements in the cast.
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Did secretarial work, while scouting for jobs in British films. Had her first success as the teacher of a deaf child in Crash of Silence
(1952), as a result winning the 1952 British Film Academy's Award for 'Most Promising Newcomer'. Later played sympathetic, motherly, or careworn roles. Appeared on stage, both in Britain and in Australia. Best known on screen for Reach for the Sky
(1956) and the...