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Hilda Barry (1884–1979)

Hilda Barry was born on June 9, 1884 in Edmonton, London, England as Hilda Mary Gentle. She was an actress, known for Poor Cow (1967), The Confessional (1976) and La congiuntura (1964). She died on May 29, 1979 in Islington, London. See full bio »

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 1976 The Snow Queen (TV Movie)
Granny
 1976 Angels (TV Series)
Old lady
- Challenges (1976) ... Old lady
 1976 Our Mutual Friend (TV Mini-Series)
Betty Higden
- Episode #1.5 (1976) ... Betty Higden
- Episode #1.4 (1976) ... Betty Higden
- Episode #1.3 (1976) ... Betty Higden
 1976 The Confessional
Mrs. Meldrum
 1974 Miss Nightingale (TV Movie)
Village woman #1
 1965-1974 Z Cars (TV Series)
Betty Parker / Edna Copley
- Background (1974) ... Betty Parker
- Under Cover (1965) ... Edna Copley
 1974 Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? (TV Series)
Old Lady
- In Harm's Way (1974) ... Old Lady
 1956-1973 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
The Grandmother / Elsie / Mrs. Morello / ...
- Red Riding Hood (1973) ... The Grandmother
- A Touch of the Victorians (1972) ... Elsie
- After the Show (1959) ... Mrs. Morello
- The Handshake/Bid for Fame (1956) ... Mrs. Turner in
 1973 Black and Blue (TV Series)
Mrs. Function
- Secrets (1973) ... Mrs. Function
 1973 Secrets (TV Movie)
Mrs. Function
 1973 Steptoe and Son Ride Again
Woman with Carrot
 1973 Special Branch (TV Series)
Mrs. McCafferty
- Red Herring (1973) ... Mrs. McCafferty
 1973 Menace (TV Series)
May Gull
- The Sitting Tenant (1973) ... May Gull
 1973 The Fenn Street Gang (TV Series)
Miss Pettijohn
- Dypsomania on Sea (1973) ... Miss Pettijohn
 1972 Thirty Minutes Worth (TV Series)
- Episode #1.8 (1972)
 1972 Ace of Wands (TV Series)
Old Lady
- The Beautiful People: Part 4 (1972) ... Old Lady
 1972 The Sextet (TV Series)
Mrs. Mullins
- Night Duty (1972) ... Mrs. Mullins
 1972 The Befrienders (TV Series)
Mrs. Weatherby
- Odds Against (1972) ... Mrs. Weatherby
 1955-1971 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Mrs. Quilter / Sarah Rogers / Mrs. Butler / ...
- Flashpoint (1971) ... Mrs. Quilter
- The Intruders (1965) ... Sarah Rogers
- Web of Lies (1964) ... Mrs. Butler
- Final Appearance (1964) ... Hettie
- Christmas Dip (1963) ... Mrs. Bell
 1971 On the Buses
Old Woman
 1971 S.W.A.L.K.
Grandma Perkins
 1971 Play for Today (TV Series)
Ada
- The Piano (1971) ... Ada
 1970 Fragment of Fear
Miss Dacey
 1970 The Doctors (TV Series)
Mrs. Hunt
- Episode #1.76 (1970) ... Mrs. Hunt
- Episode #1.75 (1970) ... Mrs. Hunt
- Episode #1.65 (1970) ... Mrs. Hunt
 1970 Goodbye Gemini
Stallholder
 1970 Father Dear Father (TV Series)
Little Old Lady
- Nobody's Indispensible (1970) ... Little Old Lady
 1965-1970 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Tabileth / Grandma / Old May
- Nathan and Tabileth (1970) ... Tabileth (voice)
- The Coming Out Party (1965) ... Grandma
- Up the Junction (1965) ... Old May
 1969 Happy Ever After (TV Series)
Mrs Woodcock
- Feeling the Pinch (1969) ... Mrs Woodcock
 1969 Battle of Britain
Old Lady (uncredited)
 1969 Thicker Than Water (TV Series)
Gran Filbert
- The Visit (1969) ... Gran Filbert
 1968 Gazette (TV Series)
Mrs. Ackroyd
- Stranger (1968) ... Mrs. Ackroyd
 1968 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Mrs. Tuckett
- Lucky for Some (1968) ... Mrs. Tuckett
 1968 The Charlie Drake Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1968)
 1967 Poor Cow
Customer in Pub
 1967 The Prisoner (TV Series)
No. 38
- The Chimes of Big Ben (1967) ... No. 38
 1967 Adam Adamant Lives! (TV Series)
Mrs. Simms
- Wish You Were Here (1967) ... Mrs. Simms
 1967 The Forsyte Saga (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs Gadsden / Cook
- Swan Song (1967) ... Mrs Gadsden
- Into the Dark (1967) ... Cook
 1965 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
Old woman
 1965 Steptoe and Son (TV Series)
Albert's Date
- A Box in Town (1965) ... Albert's Date
 1964 La congiuntura
Dana
 1964 Gideon C.I.D. (TV Series)
Mrs. Critchley
- The Firebug (1964) ... Mrs. Critchley
 1964 World of His Own (TV Series)
- Episode #1.6 (1964)
 1959-1964 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Mrs. Richards / Mrs. Johnson / Antissa / ...
- Shadow in the Sun (1964) ... Mrs. Richards
- The Facing Chair (1963) ... Mrs. Johnson
- Three Sisters (1963) ... Antissa
- Two on the Beach (1961) ... Mrs. Farmer
- Sugar in the Morning (1959) ... Granny Silk
 1963 Taxi! (TV Series)
 1963 Sergeant Cork (TV Series)
Kate Oxley
- Case of the Reluctant Widow (1963) ... Kate Oxley
 1963 Hancock (TV Series)
The Old Lady
- Shooting Star (1963) ... The Old Lady
 1962 Dal sabato al lunedì
Lady Van Berg
 1961 The Edgar Wallace Mystery Theatre (TV Series)
Mrs. Sanders
- Never Back Losers (1961) ... Mrs. Sanders
 1961 Deadline Midnight (TV Series)
Miss Godbert
- Manhunt (1961) ... Miss Godbert
 1961 Never Back Losers
Mrs. Sanders
 1960 Paul of Tarsus (TV Series)
Lois
- To the Gentiles (1960) ... Lois
 1960 Scotland Yard (TV Series)
Mrs. Howard
- Robbery with Violence (1960) ... Mrs. Howard
 1960 The Last Train (Short)
Mrs. Hunt
 1959 Preview (TV Series)
Mrs. Maddigan
- Marriage Bureau (1959) ... Mrs. Maddigan
 1959 Mother Courage and Her Children (TV Movie)
Old peasant's wife
 1959 Horrors of the Black Museum
Woman in Hall
 1959 Charlesworth (TV Series)
Mrs. Smiley
- Undertone in Grey (1959) ... Mrs. Smiley
 1959 The Nightwatchman's Stories (TV Series)
Mrs. Atkins
- Friends in Need (1959) ... Mrs. Atkins
 1959 The Flying Doctor (TV Series)
Sarah Jenner
- The Wrong Medicine (1959) ... Sarah Jenner
 1958 Quatermass and the Pit (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Anne Chilcot
- The Ghosts (1958) ... Mrs. Anne Chilcot
- The Halfmen (1958) ... Mrs. Anne Chilcot
 1958 Innocent Sinners
Ellen (uncredited)
 1957 Scotland Yard Dragnet
Mary's Housekeeper
 1957 The Queen and the Rebels (TV Movie)
Peasant woman
 1956 Tiger in the Smoke
Mrs. Talisman
 1956 Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (TV Series)
Rosie's landlady
- Mr. Utterson's Encounter (1956) ... Rosie's landlady
 1956 One Family (TV Series)
Pixie Hook
- Episode dated 21 May 1956 (1956) ... Pixie Hook
- Episode dated 14 May 1956 (1956) ... Pixie Hook
- Episode dated 23 April 1956 (1956) ... Pixie Hook
- Episode dated 20 February 1956 (1956) ... Pixie Hook
 1955 Quatermass II (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Large
- The Bolts (1955) ... Mrs. Large
 1955 Theatre Royal (TV Series)
Daisy / Mrs. Taylor
- The Great Healer (1955) ... Daisy
- The Brown Man's Servant (1955) ... Mrs. Taylor
 1955 The Brain Machine
Mrs. Wright (Hospital Patient) (uncredited)
 1953 Stranger in the House (TV Movie)
Mrs. Tippett
 1953 The Yellow Balloon
Newspaper Seller (uncredited)
 1953 The Drayton Case (Short)
Elizabeth Drayton
 1952 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Mrs. Murton / Cast member 'The Great Healer'
- Holiday in Berlin (1952) ... Mrs. Murton
- Three Plays by Benn W. Levy (1952) ... Cast member 'The Great Healer'
 1950 Louisa (TV Movie)
Nellie
 1950 Spring-Heeled Jack (TV Movie)
Mrs Crisp
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Height:

5' 2" (1.57 m)
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Trademark:

Playing old ladies or grandmothers

Star Sign:

Gemini

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