She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Richard III," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Ion Swinley, William Devlin, Leo Genn, Vivienne Bennett, Cecil Trouncer, and Alec Clunes in the cast. Henry Cass was director.
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Dignified British character actress, on stage from 1898. In films from 1916, she was usually seen in benevolent or aristocratic roles. She gave particularly strong performances in The Spy in Black
(1939) and The 39 Steps
(1935). Helen Haye taught for years at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, her prize pupils including John Gielgud
and Charles Laughton