She acted in the play, "The Nativity," in a British National Theatre production at the Cottesloe Theatre in London, England with Brian Glover, Jack Shephard, Dai Bradley, J.G. Devlin, Tony Haygarth, John Tams, Barrie Rutter, and Bryan Pringle in the cast. Bill Bryden was director.
5' 1½" (1.56 m)
Did You Know?
[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."
Won a scholarship to the drama school of the Croydon Repertory Theatre when she was just 15. Paul Scofield
was also a student there at the time.