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Dorothy Frere (1910–1989)

Dorothy Frere was born on September 15, 1910 in Blyth, Northumberland, England. She was an actress, known for It! (1967), Vampire Circus (1972) and Foreign Affairs (1966). She died in 1989. See full bio »

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(age 78)

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 1982 Nobody's Hero (TV Mini-Series)
Old Lady in Wheelchair
- Episode #1.6 (1982) ... Old Lady in Wheelchair
- Episode #1.5 (1982) ... Old Lady in Wheelchair
 1979 Ripping Yarns (TV Series)
Housemaid
- Roger of the Raj (1979) ... Housemaid
 1976-1979 Angels (TV Series)
Mrs. Patterson / Mrs. Wright
- Episode #5.15 (1979) ... Mrs. Patterson
- A Place of Safety (1976) ... Mrs. Wright
 1979 Chalk and Cheese (TV Series)
Mrs. Wilkins
- Suffer Little Children (1979) ... Mrs. Wilkins
 1979 Fawlty Towers (TV Series)
Miss Hare
- Waldorf Salad (1979) ... Miss Hare
 1978 Bless Me Father (TV Series)
Miss Flanagan
- The Seal of Confession (1978) ... Miss Flanagan
 1978 Get Some In! (TV Series)
Mrs. Lilley
- Labrador (1978) ... Mrs. Lilley
 1978 Within These Walls (TV Series)
Madge
- One for the Road (1978) ... Madge
 1977 The Cost of Loving (TV Series)
Mrs Leggat
- The Human Element (1977) ... Mrs Leggat
 1977 Three Piece Suite (TV Series)
Old Crone (segment "Walking the Dog")
 1976 The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin (TV Series)
Mrs. C.J.
- The Memorial Service (1976) ... Mrs. C.J.
- The Bizarre Dinner Party (1976) ... Mrs. C.J.
 1976 The Howerd Confessions (TV Series)
Miss Pettigrew
- Episode #1.3 (1976) ... Miss Pettigrew
 1976 Wodehouse Playhouse (TV Series)
Theatre Barmaid
- Strychnine in the Soup (1976) ... Theatre Barmaid
 1975 Moody and Pegg (TV Series)
Beryl
- The Plumber's Mate (1975) ... Beryl
 1975 Sadie, It's Cold Outside (TV Series)
Lady evangelist
- Episode #1.3 (1975) ... Lady evangelist
 1975 Rooms (TV Series)
Nellie
- Nellie: Part 2 (1975) ... Nellie
- Nellie: Part 1 (1975) ... Nellie
 1975 Play for Today (TV Series)
Edna Ball
- Funny Farm (1975) ... Edna Ball
 1962-1974 Z Cars (TV Series)
Mrs. Marsh / Lil / Mrs. Jessop / ...
- House to House (1974) ... Mrs. Jessop
- Turnabout (1974) ... Hilda Bagnall
- Diabolical Liberty (1972) ... Muriel Pennington
- A Quiet Sort of Lad: Part 2 (1970) ... Mrs. Marsh
- A Quiet Sort of Lad: Part 1 (1970) ... Mrs. Marsh
 1974 Steptoe and Son (TV Series)
Mrs Cakebread
- Porn Yesterday (1974) ... Mrs Cakebread
 1974 The Capone Investment (TV Series)
Housekeeper
- The Grass Is Greener (1974) ... Housekeeper
 1973 Marked Personal (TV Series)
Mrs. Neal
- Episode #1.16 (1973) ... Mrs. Neal
- Episode #1.15 (1973) ... Mrs. Neal
 1973 Emmerdale (TV Series)
Amy Postlethwaite
- Episode #1.83 (1973) ... Amy Postlethwaite
- Episode #1.82 (1973) ... Amy Postlethwaite
- Episode #1.81 (1973) ... Amy Postlethwaite
- Episode #1.76 (1973) ... Amy Postlethwaite
- Episode #1.73 (1973) ... Amy Postlethwaite
 1973 Son of the Bride (TV Series)
Mrs. Quail
- Of Unsold Mind (1973) ... Mrs. Quail
 1973 Owen, M.D. (TV Series)
Mrs. Swaithe
- The Witch of Addington (1973) ... Mrs. Swaithe
 1973 Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em (TV Series)
Mrs. Dobson
- The Labour Exchange (1973) ... Mrs. Dobson
 1973 Harriet's Back in Town (TV Series)
Mrs. Preston
- Episode #1.22 (1973) ... Mrs. Preston
- Episode #1.21 (1973) ... Mrs. Preston
 1972 Upstairs, Downstairs (TV Series)
Mrs. Fellowes
- Married Love (1972) ... Mrs. Fellowes
- The New Man (1972) ... Mrs. Fellowes
 1972 Ace of Wands (TV Series)
Mrs. MacFadyean
- Peacock Pie: Part 3 (1972) ... Mrs. MacFadyean
- Peacock Pie: Part 2 (1972) ... Mrs. MacFadyean
- Peacock Pie: Part 1 (1972) ... Mrs. MacFadyean
 1972 Man at the Top (TV Series)
Landlady
- Welcome on the Mat (1972) ... Landlady
 1972 Vampire Circus
Granma Schilt
 1972 Spy Trap (TV Series)
Landlady
- Time to Kill: Part 2 (1972) ... Landlady
- Time to Kill: Part 1 (1972) ... Landlady
 1972 Clochemerle (TV Series)
Adrienne Brodequin
- The Awful Awakening of Claudius Brodequin (1972) ... Adrienne Brodequin
 1970 Thirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series)
Mrs. Mavis Hooper
 1970 Waugh on Crime (TV Series)
Mavis Hooper
- A Man Going to St. Ives (1970) ... Mavis Hooper
 1970 Catweazle (TV Series)
Miss Coote
- The Demi Devil (1970) ... Miss Coote
 1970 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Mrs. Lynch
- The Italian Table (1970) ... Mrs. Lynch
 1969 Take Three Girls (TV Series)
Miss Dujamais
- Try Loving (1969) ... Miss Dujamais
 1967-1969 Softly Softly (TV Series)
Mrs. Prince / Mrs. McNeil
- Dead Aboard (1969) ... Mrs. Prince
 1961-1969 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Matron / Mrs. Everard / Mrs. Blake / ...
- Copper's Luck (1969) ... Matron
- Guilty People (1966) ... Mrs. Everard
- When Last Seen (1966) ... Mrs. Blake
- Forsaking All Others (1965) ... Mrs. Daniels
- Mr. Farthing Takes a Walk (1964) ... Mrs. Yates
 1969 Dombey and Son (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Wickam
- Money and Mr. Dombey (1969) ... Mrs. Wickam
 1969 The Expert (TV Series)
Mrs. Sutton
- Lethal Weapon (1969) ... Mrs. Sutton
 1969 Galton and Simpson Comedy (TV Series)
Mrs. Fontana - the landlady
- Never Talk to Strangers (1969) ... Mrs. Fontana - the landlady
 1968 Middlemarch (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Fitchett
- Dorothea (1968) ... Mrs. Fitchett
 1967 The World of Wooster (TV Series)
Mrs. Pringle
- Jeeves and the Stand-In for Sippy (1967) ... Mrs. Pringle
 1967 It!
Miss Swanson
 1966 Foreign Affairs (TV Series)
Miss Jessup
 1966 Company of Fools (Short)
Miss Cooper
 1966 The Scales of Justice (TV Series)
Miss Cooper
- Company of Fools (1966) ... Miss Cooper
 1966 The Informer (TV Series)
Mrs. Benn
- Its an Unfair World, Baxter (1966) ... Mrs. Benn
 1966 A Game of Murder (TV Series)
Freda 'Fred' Lincoln
- Episode #1.2 (1966) ... Freda 'Fred' Lincoln
- Episode #1.1 (1966) ... Freda 'Fred' Lincoln
 1966 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
William's mother
- A Man Like That (1966) ... William's mother
 1965 An Enemy of the State (TV Series)
Miss Dickens
- The Trouble with Harry (1965) ... Miss Dickens
 1965 The Saint (TV Series)
Hunter's Landlady
- The Chequered Flag (1965) ... Hunter's Landlady
 1963 First Night (TV Series)
Vera
- The Way with Reggie (1963) ... Vera
 1963 Teletale (TV Series)
Matron
- The Black Madonna (1963) ... Matron
 1963 Taxi! (TV Series)
 1963 Suspense (TV Series)
First Woman
- Sense of Occasion (1963) ... First Woman
 1962 The River Flows East (TV Series)
Mrs. Farmer
- Episode #1.3 (1962) ... Mrs. Farmer
 1962 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series)
Mother Superior
- The Stepfather (1962) ... Mother Superior
 1961 The Snake Woman
Martha Adderson
 1961 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Hetty
- Episode #1.31 (1961) ... Hetty
- Episode #1.11 (1961) ... Hetty
 1960 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Mrs. Gurney
- Fair Lady (1960) ... Mrs. Gurney
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