She performed in Leslie Henson's revue, "Leslie Henson's Gaieties," at the Saville Theatre in London, England with Hermione Baddeley, Leslie Henson, Walter Crisham, Prudence Hyman, Carroll Gibbons and Orchestra, Terence Delany, Decima Knight, Guy Fane, Gerry Fitzgerald, Joan Alexis, Molly Gay, and Freddie Carpenter's Gaiety ...
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I think I was the first glamorous British comedienne - I had blonde hair and not bad legs. I wasn't like the eccentric Nellie Wallace but being glamorous made it harder. You had to time the gags perfectly
In 1949 she announced her engagement to actor Barry Wicks
, only to declare, nearly two years later, while in a summer show at Bexhill-on-Sea, that she was "too busy" for marriage. She never married and was survived by two brothers.
The "Lucille Ball" of the United Kingdom.