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Lyn Ashley

Lyn Ashley was born on March 18, 1940 in Townsville, Queensland, Australia as Lynette Rumble. She is an actress, known for I'll Never Forget What's'isname (1967), Quest for Love (1971) and Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969). She was previously married to Eric Idle. See full bio »

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Known For

Quest for Love
Quest for Love Jennifer
(1971)
Monty Python's Flying Circus
Monty Python's Flying Circus Algon Girl / First Juror / Nurse / Schoolgirl
(1970-1972)
Doctor Who
Doctor Who Drahvin Three / Drahvin 3
(1965)

Filmography

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 2000 Casualty (TV Series)
Agatha Johnston
- Getting to Know You (2000) ... Agatha Johnston
 1990-1991 Families (TV Series)
Barbara Todd
- Episode #1.76 (1991) ... Barbara Todd
- Episode #1.45 (1990) ... Barbara Todd
- Episode #1.1 (1990) ... Barbara Todd
 1980 Angels (TV Series)
Night sister
- Episode #6.28 (1980) ... Night sister
 1970-1972 Monty Python's Flying Circus (TV Series)
Algon Girl / Nurse / First Juror / ...
- The Nude Man (1972) ... Algon Girl (as Mrs. Idle)
- The War Against Pornography (1972) ... Nurse (as Mrs. Idle)
- Njorl's Saga (1972) ... First Juror (as Mrs. Idle)
- Scott of the Antarctic (1970) ... (as Mrs. Idle)
- Live from the Grill-o-Mat (1970) ... Schoolgirl (as Mrs. Idle)
 1972 My Wife Next Door (TV Series)
Linda
- Anniversary Schmaltz (1972) ... Linda
 1971 Jason King (TV Series)
Zoe Ballard
- Buried in the Cold Cold Ground (1971) ... Zoe Ballard
 1971 Quest for Love
Jennifer
 1970 The Harry Secombe Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1970)
 1969 Happy Ever After (TV Series)
Cynthia
- Fowler's Day (1969) ... Cynthia
 1969 The Root of All Evil? (TV Series)
Candice
- A Bit of a Holiday (1969) ... Candice
 1968 The Saint (TV Series)
Jean Lane
- The Master Plan (1968) ... Jean Lane
 1968 Detective (TV Series)
Madge
- A Man and His Mother-In-Law (1968) ... Madge
 1967 Sat'day While Sunday (TV Series)
Margo
 1967 Vendetta (TV Series)
Sharon North
- The Scandal Man (1967) ... Sharon North
 1967 Love Story (TV Series)
Doby
- What About Me? (1967) ... Doby
 1965 Doctor Who (TV Series)
Drahvin Three / Drahvin 3
- The Exploding Planet (1965) ... Drahvin Three
- Air Lock (1965) ... Drahvin Three
- Trap of Steel (1965) ... Drahvin Three
- Four Hundred Dawns (1965) ... Drahvin 3
 1962-1965 Compact (TV Series)
Valerie Peters / Girl
- Winners and Losers (1965) ... Valerie Peters
- The Truth Will Out (1965) ... Valerie Peters
- Kidnapped (1965) ... Valerie Peters
- Change of Plan (1965) ... Valerie Peters
- Tell It Not in Faith (1965) ... Valerie Peters
 1964 Thursday Theatre (TV Series)
Bubba Ryan
- Summer of the Seventeenth Doll (1964) ... Bubba Ryan
 1964 The Hidden Truth (TV Series)
Jenny
- The Final Analysis (1964) ... Jenny
 1964 Consider Your Verdict (TV Series)
 1963 Maigret (TV Series)
Lise
- The Judge's House (1963) ... Lise
 1962 The Odd Man (TV Series)
Kerry
- The House of D'Arblay (1962) ... Kerry
 1962 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Irma
- A Perfect Woman (1962) ... Irma
 1961 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Pat Eaton
- Episode #1.487 (1961) ... Pat Eaton
 1961 Danger Man (TV Series)
Ann
- Sabotage (1961) ... Ann
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Mrs. Idle

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Trivia:

Son, Carey (b. 1973), with her ex-husband, Eric Idle.

Star Sign:

Pisces

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