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Rona Anderson (I) (1926–2013)

Rona Anderson was born on August 3, 1926 in Edinburgh, Scotland. She was an actress, known for A Christmas Carol (1951), The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969) and Home to Danger (1951). She was married to Gordon Jackson. She died on July 23, 2013 in Hampstead, London, England. See full bio »

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 1983 Let There Be Love (TV Series)
Sales assistant
- If the Nightie Fits (1983) ... Sales assistant
 1983 The Professionals (TV Series)
Mrs. Grant
- Cry Wolf (1983) ... Mrs. Grant
 1976 Bill Brand (TV Series)
Mrs. Marples
- Now and in England (1976) ... Mrs. Marples
 1970-1971 Bachelor Father (TV Series)
- The Peter Pan Syndrome (1970) ... Mary
- Birthday Boys (1970) ... Mary
- First of the Many (1970) ... Mary
- All in the Family (1970) ... Mary
 1966-1971 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Laura / Mrs. Palmer / Mrs. Carter
- The Silent Man (1971) ... Laura
- Breaking Point (1969) ... Mrs. Palmer
- The Man on the Train (1966) ... Mrs. Carter
 1970 W. Somerset Maugham (TV Series)
Mrs. MacPhail
- Rain (1970) ... Mrs. MacPhail
 1969 The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
Miss Lockhart
 1967 River Rivals (TV Series)
 1966 Public Eye (TV Series)
Anna Munro
- No, No, Nothing Like That (1966) ... Anna Munro
 1965 Devils of Darkness
 1965 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
Dorothy Hay
- The Eternal Spring (1965) ... Dorothy Hay
 1964 The Human Jungle (TV Series)
Sister Campbell
- Enemy Outside (1964) ... Sister Campbell
- Dual Control (1964) ... Sister Campbell
- Solo Performance (1964) ... Sister Campbell
 1960-1963 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series)
Susan / Rosemary Vining
- Pig in the Middle (1963) ... Susan
 1963 Operation Mermaid
Pru Lawson
 1960 No Wreath for the General (TV Series)
Alison Campbell
- Episode #1.3 (1960) ... Alison Campbell
- Episode #1.1 (1960) ... Alison Campbell
 1960 Interpol Calling (TV Series)
- Eight Days Inclusive (1960) ... Lena
 1959 The Other Dear Charmer (TV Movie)
Mrs. Nancie Maclehose
 1959 The Flying Doctor (TV Series)
Jessie McKenzie
- The Return (1959) ... Jessie McKenzie
 1958 The Solitary Child
 1958 The Sky Larks (TV Series)
Felicity Wiggin-Fanshawe
- Shore Leave (1958) ... Felicity Wiggin-Fanshawe
- Admiral's Embarkation (1958) ... Felicity Wiggin-Fanshawe
 1958 Man with a Gun
 1958 Uncle Harry (TV Movie)
Lucy Forrest
 1958 Saturday Playhouse (TV Series)
Lady Blackenham
- Heroes Don't Care (1958) ... Lady Blackenham
 1957 Wishing Well (TV Movie)
Ann Murray
 1957 White Hunter (TV Series)
Lenore Mason
- The Squire of the Serengeti (1957) ... Lenore Mason
 1957 Rise Above It (TV Movie)
Hilary Marsden
 1956 The Hideout
Helen Grant
 1956 Festival Fever (TV Movie)
 1956 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
 1956 Spin a Dark Web
Betty Walker
 1956 Shadow of a Man
Linda Bryant
 1955 A Time to Kill
Sallie Harbord
 1955 The Flaw
Monica Oliveri
 1955 The Case of the Red Monkey
Julia Jackson
 1955 Stock Car
Katie Glebe
 1954 The Black Rider
Mary Plack
 1953-1954 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Poppy Faire / Catherine Strawbridge
- Ambrose Applejohn's Adventure (1954) ... Poppy Faire
- Golden Rain (1953) ... Catherine Strawbridge
 1954 Double Exposure
Barbara Leyland
 1953 Black 13
 1953 Noose for a Lady
Jill Hallam
 1952 Evidence for Hire
Linda Harrison
 1952 Black Eye (TV Movie)
Elspeth Crawford
 1951 Home to Danger
Barbara Cummings
 1951 I Done a Murder (TV Movie)
Vera Gresland
 1951 The Bishop Misbehaves (TV Movie)
Hester Grantham
 1950 The Taming of Dorothy
 1950 Paper Gallows
 1949 Poet's Pub
Joanna Benbow
 1949 Floodtide
Mary Anstruther
 1948 Sleeping Car to Trieste
Joan Maxted
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Stage play: Her Royal Highness - played Frances Shand Kydd, mother of Lady Diana Spencer. See more »


5' 5" (1.65 m)

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Scottish stage and screen actress, trained at the Glover Turner-Robertson School in Edinburgh. On stage from 1945. With the Citizen's Theatre, Glasgow, 1945-49. In films from 1948. See more »

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