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Eileen Herlie (1918–2008)

British theatrical actress in occasional films. See full bio »

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Known For

All My Children
All My Children Myrtle Fargate / Mrs. Kringle / Mrytle Fargate
Loving Myrtle Lum Fargate (1993)
Hamlet The Royal Court Of Denmark - Gertrude,The Queen
Freud Frau Ida Koertner


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She acted in Thornton Wilder's play, "The Matchmaker," at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with Ruth Gordon, Sam Levene, Prunella Scales, Alec McCowen, Peter Sallis, Lee Montague, Arthur Hill, Patrick McAlinney and Esme Church in the cast. Tyrone Guthrie was director. See more »

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5' 4" (1.63 m)

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Played Gertrude in "Hamlet" in two major productions on screen and stage: the Oscar-winning 1948 film version (Hamlet (1948)) with Laurence Olivier (she was 11 years his junior) and in the 1964 Broadway production of Hamlet (1964) with Richard Burton (she was seven years his senior) that was also filmed and shown in limited engagements. See more »

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