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Barbara Cavan (1905–1988)

Barbara Cavan was born on January 2, 1905 in England. She was an actress, known for African Holiday (1956), Joey (1952) and The Food of Love (1959). She died in April 1988 in London, England. See full bio »

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(age 83) in London, England, UK

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 1971 Father Dear Father (TV Series)
Housekeeper
- A Book for the Bishop (1971) ... Housekeeper
 1966 Out of Town Theatre (TV Mini-Series)
Matron
- Why Me? (1966) ... Matron
 1965 The Flying Swan (TV Series)
Mrs. Travers
- The Streets (1965) ... Mrs. Travers
 1965 Alexander Graham Bell (TV Movie)
Mrs. Bell
 1956-1965 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Mrs. Dane / Mrs. Beauclerc
- No Baby, No Baby at All (1965) ... Mrs. Dane
 1964 Martin Chuzzlewit (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Todgers
- Episode #1.13 (1964) ... Mrs. Todgers
- Episode #1.9 (1964) ... Mrs. Todgers
- Episode #1.4 (1964) ... Mrs. Todgers
- Episode #1.3 (1964) ... Mrs. Todgers
 1964 Hide and Seek
Woman
 1963 Suspense (TV Series)
Mrs. MacDonald
- The Dogs of Durga Das (1963) ... Mrs. MacDonald
 1963 Tamahine
Nun
 1962 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
Lady Northbanks
- What Money Can't Buy (1962) ... Lady Northbanks
 1961 Gilbert and Sullivan: The Immortal Jesters (TV Series)
Lady-in-waiting
- Shadows and Sunshine (1961) ... Lady-in-waiting
 1961 The Impersonator
Principal (uncredited)
 1961 A Life of Bliss (TV Series)
Mrs. Hutton-Hythe
- Episode #2.1 (1961) ... Mrs. Hutton-Hythe
 1961 Maigret (TV Series)
- On Holiday (1961)
 1960 The Citadel (TV Mini-Series)
Rosa Keane
- Episode #1.6 (1960) ... Rosa Keane
 1960 Probation Officer (TV Series)
Mrs. Ford (Chairman)
- Episode #2.16 (1960) ... Mrs. Ford (Chairman)
 1959 The Men from Room 13 (TV Series)
Mrs. Emma Keighly
- The Man Who Sold Romances: Part 1 (1959) ... Mrs. Emma Keighly
 1959 Private Investigator (TV Series)
Mrs. Astley
- A Shield for Caroline (1959) ... Mrs. Astley
 1959 The Food of Love (TV Movie)
Mary Grenville
 1958 Starr and Company (TV Series)
Mrs. Starr
- Leave It to Me (1958) ... Mrs. Starr
- Vested Interests (1958) ... Mrs. Starr
- The Boss (1958) ... Mrs. Starr
 1958 Next to No Time
Miss Wilkes
 1958 Run to Earth (TV Series)
Mrs. Almond
- Ninian McHarg (1958) ... Mrs. Almond
- Discovery at Dunoon (1958) ... Mrs. Almond
- Captain Gaunt's Secret (1958) ... Mrs. Almond
- Aunt Alexa (1958) ... Mrs. Almond
- Strange Neighbours (1958) ... Mrs. Almond
 1957 The Silver Sword (TV Series)
Welfare Officer
- The Escape from the Nazis (1957) ... Welfare Officer
 1956 You Can't Escape
Aunt Sue
 1956 Sailor of Fortune (TV Series)
Mme. Manque
- The Desert Hostages (1956) ... Mme. Manque
 1956 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
- All Correct, Sir (1956)
 1956 The Silken Affair
Aide (uncredited)
 1956 Aggie (TV Series)
Zita
- Top Secret (1956) ... Zita
 1956 It's Never Too Late
Nurse Johnson
 1956 African Holiday (TV Movie)
Mrs. Wyndham
 1956 1984
Woman (voice, uncredited)
 1956 Helen of Troy
Cora
 1955 Our Mr. Dundas (TV Movie)
Miss Winkler
 1955 London Playhouse (TV Series)
Madame Dupre / Mrs. Stickler
- The End of the Mission (1955) ... Madame Dupre
- The Glorification of Al Toolum (1955) ... Mrs. Stickler
 1952-1955 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Mary Varwell / Aunt Stella / Countess Penolva
- Yellow Sands (1955) ... Mary Varwell
- The Fifty Mark (I) (1955) ... Aunt Stella
- The Portugal Lady (1952) ... Countess Penolva
 1955 John and Julie
Mrs. Lundy
 1955 The Magic Idol (TV Movie)
Mrs. Foster
 1953 The Long Rope (uncredited)
 1953 In Search of Maitland (TV Movie)
Mrs. Spencer
 1953 The Good Beginning
Mangeress in Fur Shop (uncredited)
 1953 The Story of the Treasure Seekers (TV Series)
Mrs. Leslie
- Lo! The Poor Indian (1953) ... Mrs. Leslie
- The Poet and the Editor (1953) ... Mrs. Leslie
 1953 Thanksgiving Day (TV Movie)
Adeliraa Broadbent
 1953 The Commonplace Heart (TV Movie)
Mrs. Adamson
 1952 Joey (TV Movie)
Mrs. Spencer
 1952 His Excellency
Tea shop lady
 1948 The Adding Machine (TV Movie)
Mrs. Two
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Personal Details

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Her Helen Of Troy Fee was £450 for 6 days work

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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