She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "A Midsummer's Night Dream," in a British National Theatre production at the Cottesloe Theatre in London, England with Paul Scofield, Susan Fleetwood, Jack Shepherd, Derek Newark, James Ellis, Karl Johnson, David Rintoul, J.G. Devlin, Tony Haygarth, and Edward De Souza in the cast. Bill ...
5' 1½" (1.56 m)
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[at the European Film Awards in Paris, when she was receiving a Best Supporting Actor award for High Hopes
(1988), she was introduced as "Edna Door" instead of Edna Doré] "You'd think that at least in Paris they'd pronounce my bloody name right."
Earned plaudits in her native Britain for her portrayal of an elderly lady's descent into Alzheimer's Disease in the BBC series EastEnders