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Polly Hemingway


Polly Hemingway was born on December 4, 1946 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England. She is an actress, known for Pride of our Alley (1983), Emmerdale (1972) and Wuthering Heights (1998). See full bio »
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Known For

Pride of our Alley
Pride of our Alley Gracie Fields
(1983)
Emmerdale
Emmerdale Kathy Gimbel / Kathy Davis / Catherine Simmons
(1975-2007)
Wuthering Heights
Wuthering Heights Nelly Dean
(1998)
Pretending to Be Judith
(2004)

Filmography

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 2016 ChickLit (completed)
Casting Director
 2015 Holby City (TV Series)
Lizzie Johns
- Calling Time (2015) ... Lizzie Johns
 2012-2015 DCI Banks (TV Series)
Ida Banks
- What Will Survive: Part 1 (2015) ... Ida Banks
- Strange Affair: Part 2 (2012) ... Ida Banks
- Strange Affair: Part 1 (2012) ... Ida Banks
 2015 Father Brown (TV Series)
Aggie
- The Kembleford Boggart (2015) ... Aggie
 2014 Set Fire to the Stars
Miss Missy 1
 2012 Doctors (TV Series)
Anne McAllistair
- Reports of My Death (2012) ... Anne McAllistair
 2008-2010 Wallander (TV Series)
Gertrude
- The Fifth Woman (2010) ... Gertrude
- Faceless Killers (2010) ... Gertrude
- Sidetracked (2008) ... Gertrude
 1995-2009 Heartbeat (TV Series)
Rosie Tinniswood / Beryl Pyke / Sandra Hutton
- Dog Days (2003) ... Beryl Pyke
- Unfinished Business (1995) ... Sandra Hutton
 1975-2007 Emmerdale (TV Series)
Kathy Gimbel / Kathy Davis / Catherine Simmons
- Episode #1.4779 (2007) ... Catherine Simmons (as Polly Hemmingway)
- Episode #1.360 (1977) ... Kathy Gimbel
- Episode #1.359 (1977) ... Kathy Gimbel
- Episode #1.358 (1977) ... Kathy Gimbel
- Episode #1.357 (1977) ... Kathy Gimbel
 2007 The Afternoon Play (TV Series)
Gran
- Johnny Shakespeare (2007) ... Gran
 2001-2006 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Carol Hatchard / Bubbles Stockard
- Down Among the Dead Men (2006) ... Carol Hatchard
- Who Killed Cock Robin? (2001) ... Bubbles Stockard
 2005 Fingersmith (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs Stiles
- Episode #1.3 (2005) ... Mrs Stiles
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... Mrs Stiles
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... Mrs Stiles
 2004 Pretending to Be Judith (TV Movie)
Hugo's Mum
 2002 Trial & Retribution (TV Series)
Mrs. Flo Cartwright, Care Worker
- Episode #5.1 (2002) ... Mrs. Flo Cartwright, Care Worker
 1988-2001 Casualty (TV Series)
Jess Gillan / Pat Bolt / Jenny Petersen
- Scent of the Roses (2001) ... Jess Gillan
- If It Isn't Hurting (1992) ... Pat Bolt
- Living Memories (1988) ... Jenny Petersen
 2000 Little Bird (TV Movie)
Jean Holland
 2000 Where the Heart Is (TV Series)
April Wallis
- The Field (2000) ... April Wallis
 1996-1999 The Bill (TV Series)
Anthea Grimes: Stanton's Story / Peggy Rice / Odette Lawson
- Haunted (1999) ... Anthea Grimes: Stanton's Story
- Playing with Fire (1997) ... Peggy Rice
- Spill (1996) ... Odette Lawson
 1998 Wuthering Heights (TV Movie)
Nelly Dean
 1998 Dalziel and Pascoe (TV Series)
May Farr
- Under World (1998) ... May Farr
 1997 The Locksmith (TV Mini-Series)
Lesley Bygrave
- Ghosts (1997) ... Lesley Bygrave
- Fire (1997) ... Lesley Bygrave
- Words and Deeds (1997) ... Lesley Bygrave
- Victims (1997) ... Lesley Bygrave
- Full Moon (1997) ... Lesley Bygrave
 1997 Peak Practice (TV Series)
Nancy Fairburn
- A Change of Heart (1997) ... Nancy Fairburn
 1996 Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (TV Series)
Brenda Makepeace
- Runaways (1996) ... Brenda Makepeace
 1996 The Bare Necessities (TV Movie)
Cynthia
 1995 Cracker (TV Series)
Denise Fletcher
- Brotherly Love: Part 3 (1995) ... Denise Fletcher
- Brotherly Love: Part 2 (1995) ... Denise Fletcher
- Brotherly Love: Part 1 (1995) ... Denise Fletcher
 1994 Against All Odds (TV Series)
Christine Cheatle
- The Horse and His Boys (1994) ... Christine Cheatle
 1994 Fair Game (TV Movie)
Carl's mother
 1993 Maigret (TV Series)
Madam Ramuel
- Maigret and the Hotel Majestic (1993) ... Madam Ramuel
 1992 Screen One (TV Series)
Ewa
- A Very Polish Practice (1992) ... Ewa
 1991 Specials (TV Series)
Noreen Loach
- Episode #1.12 (1991) ... Noreen Loach
- Episode #1.10 (1991) ... Noreen Loach
- Episode #1.9 (1991) ... Noreen Loach
- Episode #1.8 (1991) ... Noreen Loach
- Episode #1.6 (1991) ... Noreen Loach
 1990 The Play on One (TV Series)
Nurse Nimmo
- Obituaries (1990) ... Nurse Nimmo
 1983-1984 Miracles Take Longer (TV Series)
Paula Sheardon
- Episode #2.34 (1984) ... Paula Sheardon
- Episode #2.33 (1984) ... Paula Sheardon
- Episode #2.32 (1984) ... Paula Sheardon
- Episode #2.31 (1984) ... Paula Sheardon
- Episode #2.30 (1984) ... Paula Sheardon
 1984 The Odd Job Man (TV Series)
Nancy
- Episode #1.3 (1984) ... Nancy
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... Nancy
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... Nancy
 1983 Pride of our Alley (TV Movie)
Gracie Fields
 1980 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series)
Verity / Doctor
- Standing in for Henry (1980) ... Verity
- Electric in the City (1980) ... Doctor
 1980 Caleb Williams (TV Mini-Series)
Caleb's Mother
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... Caleb's Mother
 1980 Armchair Thriller (TV Series)
Helen
- The Circe Complex: Part 6 (1980) ... Helen
- The Circe Complex: Part 5 (1980) ... Helen
 1979 The Mallens (TV Series)
Aggie Moorhead
- Episode #1.7 (1979) ... Aggie Moorhead
- Episode #1.6 (1979) ... Aggie Moorhead
- Episode #1.5 (1979) ... Aggie Moorhead
- Episode #1.4 (1979) ... Aggie Moorhead
 1979 BBC2 Play of the Week (TV Series)
Ivory Jane Watt
- Stepping Out (1979) ... Ivory Jane Watt
 1973 Play for Today (TV Series)
Ann
- Hard Labour (1973) ... Ann
 1972 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Susan
- Buggins' Ermine (1972) ... Susan
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Alternate Names:

Polly Hemmingway

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
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Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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