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Heather Canning (1933–1996)

Heather Canning was born on January 5, 1933 in Surrey, England as Heather Joan Canning. She was an actress, known for Crossroads (1964), A Village Affair (1995) and Miss Julie (1972). She was married to Leon Lissek. She died on May 30, 1996 in Oxford, Oxfordshire, England. See full bio »

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 1995 A Touch of Frost (TV Series)
Mrs Tenant
- Appropriate Adults (1995) ... Mrs Tenant
 1995 A Village Affair (TV Movie)
Elizabeth Meadows
 1993 Screen Two (TV Series)
Librarian
- Genghis Cohn (1993) ... Librarian
 1992 Forever Green (TV Series)
Elizabeth Renshaw
- Episode #2.5 (1992) ... Elizabeth Renshaw
 1992 Jeeves and Wooster (TV Series)
M. Rockmetteller
 1991 The Darling Buds of May (TV Series)
Mrs. Farley
- Christmas Is Coming (1991) ... Mrs. Farley
 1990 Murder East - Murder West (TV Movie)
Frau Kolberg
 1990 Casualty (TV Series)
Thelma Philpott
- Big Boys Don't Cry (1990) ... Thelma Philpott
 1990 La forja de un rebelde (TV Series)
- Episode #1.6 (1990) ... (as Heather Cannig)
 1990 One Foot in the Grave (TV Series)
Hospital Doctor
- I'll Retire to Bedlam (1990) ... Hospital Doctor
 1988 The Universe of Dermot Finn (Short)
Mrs. Finn
 1987 Omnibus (TV Series documentary)
Interrogator
- George Grosz: Enemy of the State (1987) ... Interrogator
 1987 Boon (TV Series)
Beryl
- A Ride on the Wild Side (1987) ... Beryl
 1986 The Bill (TV Series)
Dr. Figg
- With Friends Like That...? (1986) ... Dr. Figg
 1985 Lytton's Diary (TV Series)
Kathleen
- Tricks of the Trade (1985) ... Kathleen
 1983 Reilly: Ace of Spies (TV Mini-Series)
Madame Chinova
- The Trust (1983) ... Madame Chinova
 1983 Bergerac (TV Series)
Anne Verrian
- Fall of a Birdman (1983) ... Anne Verrian
 1980 'Tis Pity She's a Whore (TV Movie)
Putana
 1979 Thomas and Sarah (TV Series)
Mrs. Green
- The Poor Young Widow of Peckham (1979) ... Mrs. Green
 1978-1979 Crossroads (TV Series)
Adrienne Palmer / Sharon Metcalfe
- Episode #1.3074 (1979) ... Adrienne Palmer
- Episode #1.3073 (1979) ... Adrienne Palmer
- Episode #1.3071 (1978) ... Adrienne Palmer
- Episode #1.3070 (1978) ... Adrienne Palmer
- Episode #1.3068 (1978) ... Sharon Metcalfe
 1977 Survivors (TV Series)
Ellen
- Mad Dog (1977) ... Ellen
 1973-1977 Play for Today (TV Series)
Louise / Mrs. Star
- Do as I Say (1977) ... Louise
- Private Practice (1973) ... Mrs. Star
 1976 Power Without Glory (TV Series)
Mrs. Moran
- Heads I Win, Tails You Lose (1976) ... Mrs. Moran
 1976 Clayhanger (TV Series)
Eliza
- Prisoners (1976) ... Eliza
 1976 Where Adam Stood (TV Movie)
Miss Marks
 1975 Within These Walls (TV Series)
Amaryllis Royal
- Prison Cat (1975) ... Amaryllis Royal
 1975 Village Hall (TV Series)
Doris
- Old Scores (1975) ... Doris
 1975 Piano Smashers of the Golden Sun (TV Movie)
Vera Lamb
 1974 Miss Nightingale (TV Movie)
Miss Elizabeth
 1974 Hunter's Walk (TV Series)
Mrs. Briggs
- Witness (1974) ... Mrs. Briggs
 1974 New Scotland Yard (TV Series)
Polly Warner
- A Man of His Word (1974) ... Polly Warner
 1974 The Fortunes of Nigel (TV Mini-Series)
Nellie Christie
- Part 5 (1974) ... Nellie Christie
- Part 4 (1974) ... Nellie Christie
- Part 2 (1974) ... Nellie Christie
- Part 1 (1974) ... Nellie Christie
 1974 Colditz (TV Series)
Anna
- Chameleon (1974) ... Anna
 1973 Wessex Tales (TV Mini-Series)
Selimar
- A Tragedy of Two Ambitions (1973) ... Selimar
 1973 Warship (TV Series)
Maura
- Shoresides and Home (1973) ... Maura
 1972 Miss Julie (TV Movie)
Christine
 1972 Budgie (TV Series)
Mona
- Do Me a Favour (1972) ... Mona
 1972 Spyder's Web (TV Series)
Chief's Wife / Chief's wife
- Nobody's Strawberry Fool (1972) ... Chief's Wife
- Spyder Secures a Main Strand (1972) ... Chief's wife
 1971 The Onedin Line (TV Series)
Mrs. Arkwright
- High Price (1971) ... Mrs. Arkwright
 1971 Hine (TV Series)
Female Don
- Caviare and Chips (1971) ... Female Don
 1970 Roads to Freedom (TV Series)
Sarah
- The Reprieve: Part 3 (1970) ... Sarah
- The Reprieve: Part 1 (1970) ... Sarah
- The Age of Reason: Part 5 (1970) ... Sarah
- The Age of Reason: Part 4 (1970) ... Sarah
- The Age of Reason: Part 1 (1970) ... Sarah
 1970 Menace (TV Series)
Joan Grant
- Man with a Mission (1970) ... Joan Grant
 1970 Mystery and Imagination (TV Series)
Nelly Lovett / Molly
- Sweeney Todd (1970) ... Nelly Lovett / Molly
 1969 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Mrs. Carstairs
- The Sad Decline of Arthur Maybury (1969) ... Mrs. Carstairs
 1969 Public Eye (TV Series)
Grace
- Welcome to Brighton? (1969) ... Grace
 1969 Callan (TV Series)
Dr. Paula Goodman
- Let's Kill Everybody (1969) ... Dr. Paula Goodman
 1968 A Midsummer Night's Dream
Attendant
 1963-1967 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Mrs. Gross / Patsy Barnes / Nell Burroughs
- The Game (1967) ... Mrs. Gross
- The Break Out (1964) ... Patsy Barnes
- Two Dreams in a Fire (1963) ... Nell Burroughs
 1967 Marat/Sade
Nun
 1962 Fortune's Fools (TV Movie)
Nurse
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Her theatre credits include: Mistress Merrythought in "The Knight of the Burning Pestle" by Francis Beaumont (Aldwych Theatre, London, 1981) See more »

Alternate Names:

Heather Cannig

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Star Sign:

Capricorn

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