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Rosamund John (1913–1998)

A leading British stage and screen actress Rosamund John is remembered with affection for her roles in film classics such as The Way to the Stars, Green For Danger and The Tawny Pipit. Born in 1913 she grew up in Tottenham, London and studied at the Embassy School of Acting. She made her film debut in 1934 in The Secret of the Loch and two years ... See full bio »


(age 85) in London, England, UK

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 1971 Crime of Passion (TV Series)
- Magdalena (1971) ... Magdalena
 1957 Operation Murder
Head Nurse
 1953 Both Sides of the Law
Sgt. Pauline Ramsey
 1952 Never Look Back
Anne Maitland, K.C.
 1950 No Place for Jennifer
Rachel Kershaw
 1947 When the Bough Breaks
Frances Norman
 1947 Fame Is the Spur
Ann Radshaw
 1946 Green for Danger
Nurse Sanson
 1945 Johnny in the Clouds
Miss Todd
 1944 Soldier, Sailor
 1943 The Lamp Still Burns
Hilary Clarke
 1943 The Gentle Sex
Maggie Fraser
 1939 Lucky to Me
Girl (uncredited)
 1934 The Secret of the Loch
Maggie Fraser
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Other Works:

"Shavings", Three One Act Comedies by Bernard Shaw. St. Martin's Theatre, West Street, London WC2. Cast list also included; Griffith Jones, Karel Stepanek, George Merritt, Stephen Darlot, Ellen Pollock and Faith Owen. See more »

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Rosamund Jones

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Personal Quote:

[on Leslie Howard]: He taught me everything I knew about film-making. I got on very well with him, and, luckily, he didn't want to go to bed with me, as he did with quite a few people he worked with.


Buried in Putney Vale Cemetary. See more »

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