She acted in Lionel Bart's musical, "Oliver," at the Piccadilly Theatre in London, England with Robin Ramsay, Marti Webb, Martin Dell, John Hicks/Ian Ramsey, Thelma Rogers, Glyn Worsnip, Philip Collins, and Stephen Leigh/Raymond Milross in the cast. Peter Coe was director. Sean Kenney was designer.
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