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Betty Bascomb (1914–2003)

Betty Bascomb was born on May 30, 1914 in London, England. She was an actress, known for The Detective (1954), The Lodger (1966) and Your Money or Your Wife (1960). She died on April 15, 2003 in West Wratting, Cambridgeshire, England. See full bio »
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 1975 The Nearly Man (TV Series)
- Opportunity: March 1975 (1975) ... Woman
 1975 Doctor on the Go (TV Series)
Mrs. Grant
- A Run for Your Money (1975) ... Mrs. Grant (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1975 Nightingale's Boys (TV Series)
Miss Furst / Secretary
- A.J. (1975) ... Miss Furst (as Betty Baskcomb)
- Big Sid (1975) ... Secretary (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1975 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series)
Mrs Rachels
- Mrs. Acland's Ghosts (1975) ... Mrs Rachels (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1974 Microbes and Men (TV Series)
- Men of Little Faith (1974) ... Sister
 1974 Crown Court (TV Series)
Mrs. Brimmer
- Vermin: Part 1 (1974) ... Mrs. Brimmer (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1974 Not on Your Nellie (TV Series)
Gladys Nuttall
- The Anniversary Present (1974) ... Gladys Nuttall (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1972 New Scotland Yard (TV Series)
Mrs. Ward
- Hoax (1972) ... Mrs. Ward (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1970 Play for Today (TV Series)
- Hearts and Flowers (1970) ... Phyllis (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1969-1970 Z Cars (TV Series)
Doris Gibbs / Mrs. Appleton
- A Lot of Fuss for Fifteen Quid: Part 2 (1970) ... Doris Gibbs (as Betty Baskcomb)
- A Lot of Fuss for Fifteen Quid: Part 1 (1970) ... Doris Gibbs (as Betty Baskcomb)
- Barricade: Part 2 (1969) ... Mrs. Appleton (as Betty Baskcomb)
- Barricade: Part 1 (1969) ... Mrs. Appleton (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1970 The Doctors (TV Series)
Mrs. Pitt
- Episode #1.76 (1970) ... Mrs. Pitt
 1967 City 68' (TV Series)
Elsie Perriman
- The Waiting Game (1967) ... Elsie Perriman (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1960-1967 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Alice Crowley
- The Trap (1960) ... Alice Crowley
 1957-1967 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Mrs. Gibson / Mavis / Elaine's mother / ...
- A World of Time (1967) ... Mrs. Gibson (as Betty Baskcomb)
- The Front Room (1963) ... Mavis
- Afternoon of a Nymph (1962) ... Elaine's mother
- Policy for Love (1957) ... Miss Merryweather
 1967 Mr. Rose (TV Series)
Miss Hillier
- The Naked Emperor (1967) ... Miss Hillier (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1966 Broome Stages (TV Mini-Series)
Lucy Godfrey
- The Girl, Hilaret (1966) ... Lucy Godfrey
 1966 Quick Before They Catch Us (TV Series)
 1966 The Lodger (TV Movie)
Madame Baron (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1966 Thirteen Against Fate (TV Series)
Madame Baron
- The Lodger (1966) ... Madame Baron
 1966 Mrs Thursday (TV Series)
Connie Jarvis
- Family Reunion (1966) ... Connie Jarvis
 1965 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Mrs. Hinson / Mrs. Charnley
- What's All This Then? (1965) ... Mrs. Hinson (as Betty Baskcomb)
- Truth or Dare (1965) ... Mrs. Charnley (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1965 Public Eye (TV Series)
Gwen Barry
- Dig You Later (1965) ... Gwen Barry
 1964 Sergeant Cork (TV Series)
Clara Wilkinson
- The Case of the Fourth Visitor (1964) ... Clara Wilkinson (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1963 Dr. Crippen
Mrs. Stratton (uncredited)
 1961 Probation Officer (TV Series)
Mrs. Hartley
- Episode #3.11 (1961) ... Mrs. Hartley
 1961 Playdate (TV Series)
Ethel Prince
- The Exam (1961) ... Ethel Prince (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1961 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series)
Janet Preston
- Home at Seven (1961) ... Janet Preston (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1961 Bootsie and Snudge (TV Series)
- Snudge's Date (1961) ... Lilly (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1961 Maigret (TV Series)
- The Cactus (1961) ... (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1960 Your Money or Your Wife
Janet Fry
 1957 Motive for Murder (TV Series)
Miss Gosling
- The Man Named Jacques (1957) ... Miss Gosling
 1956 The Man Who Knew Too Much
Edna (uncredited)
 1954 The Detective
French Widow (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1953 The Foolish Gentlewoman (TV Movie)
Tilly Cuff (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1952 Tread Softly
Olivia Winter
 1947 It Always Rains on Sunday
Barmaid of the 'Two Compasses' (as Betty Baskcomb)
 1935 The Passing of the Third Floor Back
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1934 The Man Who Knew Too Much
Minor Role (uncredited)

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Other Works:

She acted in Noel Coward's play, "Hay Fever", at the Duke of York's Theatre in London, England with Celia Johnson, Roland Culver, Prunella Scales, Diana Fairfax, Richard Vernon, Michael Graham Cox, Lucy Fleming and Simon Williams in the cast.

Alternate Names:

Betty Baskcomb

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