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Helen Cherry (I) (1915–2001)

Helen Cherry was a noted actress of stage, screen, and television, acclaimed mostly for her Shakespearean portrayals. Her favorite role was "Rosalind" in "As You Like It." She was the long-suffering wife of actor Trevor Howard, who died in 1988. See full bio »

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 1992 Anglo Saxon Attitudes (TV Mini-Series)
Lillian Portway
- Episode #1.2 (1992) ... Lillian Portway
 1990 A Ghost in Monte Carlo (TV Movie)
Mother Superior
 1990 Wish Me Luck (TV Series)
Mrs. Mitchell
- Episode #3.1 (1990) ... Mrs. Mitchell
 1988 The Girl in a Swing
Lady Alice
 1988 Sophia and Constance (TV Series)
Sophia
- Episode #1.6 (1988) ... Sophia
 1987 Hand in Glove (TV Movie)
Miss Stock
 1987 Agatha Christie's Miss Marple: Nemesis (TV Movie)
Miss Elizabeth Temple
 1986 Screen Two (TV Series)
April Grange-Gorman
- Time After Time (1986) ... April Grange-Gorman
 1983 Jury (TV Series)
Mother
- Julian (1983) ... Mother
 1982 The Professionals (TV Series)
Lavinia Lawson
- Lawson's Last Stand (1982) ... Lavinia Lawson
 1982 The Gentle Touch (TV Series)
Mrs. Appleton
- Damage (1982) ... Mrs. Appleton
 1981 Ladykillers (TV Series)
Mrs. Grace Angus
- A Smile Is Sometimes Worth a Million Dollars (1981) ... Mrs. Grace Angus
 1980 Mackenzie (TV Series)
Caroline Crawley
- Back to Back (1980) ... Caroline Crawley
- Marriage Value (1980) ... Caroline Crawley
 1980 Flashpoint Africa
Mrs. Barraclough
 1979 Play for Today (TV Series)
Mrs. Cooper
- Coming Out (1979) ... Mrs. Cooper
 1978 No Longer Alone
Miss Godfrey
 1978 The Cedar Tree (TV Series)
Lady Mary Cranford
- Nocturne (1978) ... Lady Mary Cranford
- A Change of Plan (1978) ... Lady Mary Cranford
 1975 Conduct Unbecoming
Mrs. Strang
 1974 11 Harrowhouse
Lady Anne Bolding
 1973 Ooh La La! (TV Series)
Irene
- Keep an Eye on Amélie (1973) ... Irene
 1973 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Sybil Cudlipp
- Episode #1.1277 (1973) ... Sybil Cudlipp
- Episode #1.1276 (1973) ... Sybil Cudlipp
 1973 Crown Court (TV Series)
Lady Dorothy Crittenden
- Wise Child: Part 3 (1973) ... Lady Dorothy Crittenden
- Wise Child: Part 2 (1973) ... Lady Dorothy Crittenden
- Wise Child: Part 1 (1973) ... Lady Dorothy Crittenden
 1972 Love Story (TV Series)
Elizabeth
- Sweet Sorrow (1972) ... Elizabeth
 1971 The Ten Commandments (TV Series)
Mrs. Topham
- Decision to Burn (1971) ... Mrs. Topham
 1971 Hadleigh (TV Series)
Heather
- A Quiet Place in the Country (1971) ... Heather
 1969 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series)
Veronica
- The Undoing (1969) ... Veronica
 1969 Hard Contract
Evelyn Carlson
 1968 The Charge of the Light Brigade
Lady Scarlett
 1959-1968 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Lady Carless / Lady Gillian Hunt
- Unscheduled Stop (1968) ... Lady Carless
- My Representative (1960) ... Lady Gillian Hunt
- If You Loved Me (1959)
 1967 All Gas and Gaiters (TV Series)
Hilary Pugh-Critchley
- The Bishop Gives a Party (1967) ... Hilary Pugh-Critchley
 1967 Sanctuary (TV Series)
Joanna Brown
- The Face of Hunger (1967) ... Joanna Brown
 1958-1967 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Linda Cosgrove / Ruth Condomine / Miss Janus / ...
- On the Island (1967) ... Linda Cosgrove
- London Wall (1963) ... Miss Janus
 1966 The Schoolmaster (TV Movie)
Madame Guillaume
 1965 Tomorrow at Ten
Robbie
 1965 Blackmail (TV Series)
Maxine
- Call Me Friend (1965) ... Maxine
 1964 Secret Agent (TV Series)
Mrs. Pearson
- The Professionals (1964) ... Mrs. Pearson
 1964 Delayed Flight
Helen Strickland
 1963 The Sentimental Agent (TV Series)
Lady Graffham
- Finishing School (1963) ... Lady Graffham
 1962 The Devil's Agent
Countess Carla Cosimano
 1961 The Naked Edge
Miss Osborne
 1959 Preview (TV Series)
Mrs. Johnson
- Marriage Bureau (1959) ... Mrs. Johnson
 1959 H.G.Wells' Invisible Man (TV Series)
Barbara Crane
- Play to Kill (1959) ... Barbara Crane
 1959 Asmodée (TV Movie)
Marcelle de Barthas
 1956-1959 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Helen
- The Gift (1959)
- Ever Since Paradise (1956) ... Helen
 1958 More Than Robbery (TV Series)
Norma Tredford
- The Nearest Man (1958) ... Norma Tredford
- The Taste of Truth (1958) ... Norma Tredford
- Sydney Harbour Bridge (1958) ... Norma Tredford
- Shut the Door, Whisper (1958) ... Norma Tredford
- The Only Difference (1958) ... Norma Tredford
 1957 High Flight
Louise Dawson
 1956 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series)
Princess Avice
- Isabella (1956) ... Princess Avice
 1956 The Strange World of Planet X (TV Series)
Fenella Laird
- Episode #1.6 (1956) ... Fenella Laird
- Episode #1.5 (1956) ... Fenella Laird
- The Dimension Discovered (1956) ... Fenella Laird
- The Unholy Threshold (1956) ... Fenella Laird
- The Terrible Cabinet (1956) ... Fenella Laird
 1956 Colonel March of Scotland Yard (TV Series)
Evelyn Innes
- The Missing Link (1956) ... Evelyn Innes
 1955 Three Cases of Murder
Lady Mountdrago ("Lord Mountdrago" segment)
 1952 Castle in the Air
Boss Trent
 1952 His Excellency
Lady Kirkman
 1951 Young Wives' Tale
Mary Banning
 1951 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Mary Dallas / Nurse Ann
- Night of the Fourth (1951) ... Mary Dallas
 1950 Her Panelled Door
Sybil
 1950 Last Holiday
Miss Mellows
 1950 They Were Not Divided
Wilhelmina
 1950 Operation Disaster
Helen Armstong
 1949 Adam and Evalyn
Moira Hannon
 1949 For Them That Trespass
Mary Drew
 1948 Pygmalion (TV Movie)
Clara Eynsford-Hill
 1947 The Mark of Cain
Mary
 1947 Kathy's Love Affair
Mary Courtney
 1946 Suspect (TV Movie)
Janet Rendle
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Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in Tennessee Williams's play, "The Glass Menagerie", at the Greenwich Theatre in Greenwich, London, England with Steven Berkoff in the cast. See more »

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Trivia:

Occasionally appeared in cross-dressing roles during her early theatre career such as her Oberon in "A Midsummer Night's Dream" and in 1943's "The Recruiting Officer," which introduced her to her husband. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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