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Gladys Boot (1890–1964)

Gladys Boot was born on March 28, 1890 in Darlington, County Durham, England as Katherine Gladys Boot. She was an actress, known for A Question of Time (1959), The Lover (1954) and Harry Black and the Tiger (1958). She died on October 14, 1964 in Chelsea, London, England. See full bio »

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Known For

A Question of Time
A Question of Time The Old Lady
The Lover
The Lover The Lady in Waiting
Harry Black and the Tiger
Your Money or Your Wife
Your Money or Your Wife Mrs. Compton Chamberlain


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 1963 Maupassant (TV Series)
Madame de Cadour
- Fathers and Sons (1963) ... Madame de Cadour
 1963 Drama 61-67 (TV Series)
Mrs. Croom-Edwards
- Drama '63: The Freewheelers (1963) ... Mrs. Croom-Edwards
 1962 The Franchise Affair (TV Series)
Aunt Lin
- Episode #1.1 (1962) ... Aunt Lin
 1961 Boyd Q.C. (TV Series)
Marion Westbury
- The Headmistress (1961) ... Marion Westbury
 1961 Maigret (TV Series)
Madame Bellamy
- On Holiday (1961) ... Madame Bellamy
 1957-1960 The Vise (TV Series)
Mrs. Dillon / Louise Edmonds / Miss. Bligh
- Luger for Chesser (1960) ... Mrs. Dillon
- Collectors Item (1958) ... Louise Edmonds
- Cage of Fear (1957) ... Miss. Bligh
 1960 Robert Tavener, Deceased (TV Movie)
Lady Mayne
 1960 Inside Story (TV Series)
Mrs. Ledway
- The Show Mustn't Go On (1960) ... Mrs. Ledway
 1960 Your Money or Your Wife
Mrs. Compton Chamberlain
 1960 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Mini-Series)
Miss Ramsden
 1959 A Question of Time (TV Movie)
The Old Lady
 1958 Leave It to Todhunter (TV Series)
Mrs. Farroway
- Rope's End (1958) ... Mrs. Farroway
- Cherchez l'Homme (1958) ... Mrs. Farroway
- Pistols for Two (1958) ... Mrs. Farroway
- Death on the Lawn (1958) ... Mrs. Farroway
- Choice of Weapons (1958) ... Mrs. Farroway
 1958 Our Virgin Island
Mrs. Carruthers
 1958 Harry Black and the Tiger
Mrs. Tanner
 1958 The Gypsy and the Gentleman
Mrs. Mutimer
 1952-1957 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Lady Eskdale / Mrs. Higgins / Catherine Brand / ...
- Sounding Brass (II) (1957) ... Lady Eskdale
- Pygmalion (1956) ... Mrs. Higgins
- Queen's Folly (1954) ... Catherine Brand
- Crime and Punishment (1953) ... Madame Raskolnikoff
- Sounding Brass (I) (1953) ... Lady Eskdale
 1957 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Mrs. Ackworth
- Off the Deep End (1957) ... Mrs. Ackworth
 1957 Murder Reported
 1957 The Cocktail Party (TV Movie)
Julia Shuttlethwaite
 1956 H.M. Tennent Globe Theatre (TV Series)
Miss Teresa Brown
- The Living Room (1956) ... Miss Teresa Brown
 1956 London Playhouse (TV Series)
Mrs. Clark
- Margaret Moves On (1956) ... Mrs. Clark
 1955-1956 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Lisbeth / Lady Garnett / Lady Bernice
- No Escape (1956) ... Lisbeth
- The Golden Fleece (1955) ... Lady Garnett
- Frolic Wind (1955) ... Lady Bernice
 1955 Patrol Car (TV Series)
Mrs. Ransome
- The Purple Mouse (1955) ... Mrs. Ransome
 1954 The Lover (TV Short)
The Lady in Waiting
 1954 Man with a Million
Duchess of Cromarty's Elder Sister (uncredited)
 1953 The Case of Dr. Ambrose (TV Movie)
Mrs. Penrose
 1953 The Parasite (TV Movie)
Mrs. Marden
 1953 The Foolish Gentlewoman (TV Movie)
Dora Tremayne
 1951 The Secret of the Sampler (TV Short)
Mrs. Benson
 1949 The Chiltern Hundreds (TV Movie)
Lady Caroline Smith

Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in T.S. Eliot's play, "The Cocktail Party," at the Q Theatre in London, England with John Justin, Heather Stannard, Robert Eddison, Terence Alexander, and Freda Gaye in the cast. Kenneth Fraser was director. See more »


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