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Carole Ann Ford


Carole Ann Ford was born in June 1940 and first appeared in a film at the age of eight. Following acting and elocution lessons, she started doing commercials and walk-on work, and her first proper role was in the play "Women of the Streets." She continued working in theatre, film (including The Day of the Triffids (1962)) and television (including ... See full bio »

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Doctor Who
Doctor Who Susan Foreman
(1963-1983)
The Day of the Triffids
(1962)

Filmography

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 2013 An Adventure in Space and Time (TV Movie)
Joyce
 2012 Doctor Who: Planet of Giants (Video short)
Susan
 1999 Soul's Ark (Video)
Stella Grant
 1994 Shakedown: Return of the Sontarans (Video)
Zorelle
 1975 The Hiding Place
Woman (uncredited)
 1974 Whatever Happened to the Likely Lads? (TV Series)
Valerie
- Affairs and Relations (1974) ... Valerie
 1967 The Man Outside
Cindy
 1965 Public Eye (TV Series)
Jenny Graham
- The Morning Wasn't So Hot (1965) ... Jenny Graham
 1963 The Punch and Judy Man
Girl in seaside kiosk
 1963 Suspense (TV Series)
Jacky
- The Man on the Bicycle (1963) ... Jacky
 1963 Moonstrike (TV Series)
 1962 Harpers West One (TV Series)
Marilyn
- Episode #2.5 (1962) ... Marilyn
 1962 Mix Me a Person
Jenny
 1962 Top Secret (TV Series)
Sonia
- Dance for Spies (1962) ... Sonia (as Carol Ann Ford)
 1962 The Day of the Triffids
Bettina (as Carol Ann Ford)
 1962 Z Cars (TV Series)
Rita
- Big Catch (1962) ... Rita
 1962 Crying Down the Lane (TV Mini-Series)
Jenny
- Episode #1.2 (1962) ... Jenny
- Episode #1.1 (1962) ... Jenny
 1961 The Attorney-General (TV Movie)
Martha Salisbury
 1961 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Mary Donovan
- The Toy House (1961) ... Mary Donovan
 1961 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Helen Layton
- River Beat (1961) ... Helen Layton
 1960 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Miss ffoulkes
- Episode #1.385 (1960) ... Miss ffoulkes
 1959 The Ghost Train Murder (Short)
Jean
 1959 Probation Officer (TV Series)
Susan Portway
- Episode #1.12 (1959) ... Susan Portway
 1959 Horrors of the Black Museum
Teen in Hall of Mirrors (uncredited)
 1958 Theatre Night (TV Series)
Ensemble
- Expresso Bongo (1958) ... Ensemble
 1948 The Last Load
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Provided a commentary for the Doctor Who DVD "The Five Doctors" (25th Anniversary Edition). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Carol Ann Ford | Carole Anne Ford

Height:

5' 1" (1.55 m)
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Personal Quote:

It never had to be made up to time, but we certainly used to put some of our own ideas into it simply because of continuation of character. When you are doing it for a long period like that, inevitably new directors come in who don't necessarily know every aspect of your character, and there are writers to come on to the programme likewise, and so you have to change things when you know your ... See more »

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Ford remained close friends with William Hartnell after leaving Doctor Who (1963), and was devastated by his 1975 death. See more »

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