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Sue Johnston was born on December 7, 1943 in Warrington, Cheshire, England as Susan Wright. She is an actress, known for Waking the Dead (2000), Coronation Street (1960) and Brassed Off (1996). See full bio »
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 2015 Rovers (TV Series) (pre-production)
Doreen
 2014-2015 Downton Abbey (TV Series)
Miss Denker / Denker
- Christmas Special (2015) ... Denker
- Episode #6.7 (2015) ... Miss Denker
- Episode #6.5 (2015) ... Miss Denker
- Episode #6.3 (2015) ... Miss Denker
- Episode #6.1 (2015) ... Miss Denker
 2014 Caring for the Recently Deceased (Short)
Marjoram Bryon
 2014 Text Santa 2014 (TV Movie)
Miss Denker
 1982-2014 Coronation Street (TV Series)
Gloria Price / Mrs. Chadwick
- Episode #1.8328 (2014) ... Gloria Price
- Episode #1.8327 (2014) ... Gloria Price
- Episode #1.8326 (2014) ... Gloria Price
- Episode #1.8325 (2014) ... Gloria Price
- Episode #1.8324 (2014) ... Gloria Price
 2013 Being Eileen (TV Series)
Eileen Lewis
- Birthday (2013) ... Eileen Lewis
- D.I.Y. (2013) ... Eileen Lewis
- Monopoly (2013) ... Eileen Lewis
- Ay Carumba (2013) ... Eileen Lewis
- Homeless (2013) ... Eileen Lewis
 2012 Gates (TV Series)
Miss Hunter
- Episode #1.5 (2012) ... Miss Hunter
- Episode #1.4 (2012) ... Miss Hunter
- Episode #1.3 (2012) ... Miss Hunter
- Episode #1.2 (2012) ... Miss Hunter
- Episode #1.1 (2012) ... Miss Hunter
 2011 Lapland (TV Movie)
Eileen Lewis
 2011 Sugartown (TV Series)
Margery
- Episode #1.3 (2011) ... Margery
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... Margery
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... Margery
 2010 A Passionate Woman (TV Series)
Betty / Betty - 1980s
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... Betty
 2008 Little Dorrit (TV Mini-Series)
Affery / Affery Flintwinch
- Episode #1.14 (2008) ... Affery
- Episode #1.13 (2008) ... Affery
- Episode #1.10 (2008) ... Affery
- Episode #1.7 (2008) ... Affery
- Episode #1.6 (2008) ... Affery
 2006 The Street (TV Series)
Brenda McDermott
- Stan (2006) ... Brenda McDermott
 2004 Cutting It (TV Series)
Caroline Ferraday
- Episode #3.4 (2004) ... Caroline Ferraday
 2001-2003 My Uncle Silas (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Betts
- The Christening (2003) ... Mrs. Betts
- A Happy Man (2003) ... Mrs. Betts
- The Race (2003) ... Mrs. Betts
- Shandy Lil (2003) ... Mrs. Betts
- Finger Wet, Finger Dry (2003) ... Mrs. Betts
 2002 Happy Together (TV Movie)
Val
 2001 Score (TV Movie)
Maggie
 2000 New Year's Day
Mrs. Fisher
 1999 Sex, Chips & Rock n' Roll (TV Mini-Series)
Irma Brookes
 1999 The Unseen Royals (TV Movie)
Narrator (voice)
 1998 Brookside: Friday the 13th (Video)
Sheila Corkhill
 1998 The Jump (TV Series)
Maeve Brunos
- Episode #1.4 (1998) ... Maeve Brunos
- Episode #1.3 (1998) ... Maeve Brunos
- Episode #1.2 (1998) ... Maeve Brunos
- Episode #1.1 (1998) ... Maeve Brunos
 1998 Verdict (TV Series)
Hazel De Vere Q.C.
- The Doctor's Opinion (1998) ... Hazel De Vere Q.C.
 1997 Brookside: The Lost Weekend (Video)
Sheila Corkhill
 1997/I Face
Alice
 1997 Preaching to the Perverted
Esmeralda
 1996 Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (TV Series)
Helga Allowby
- Poison Pen (1996) ... Helga Allowby
 1996 Brassed Off
Vera
 1996 Into the Fire (TV Mini-Series)
Lyn
- Episode #1.3 (1996) ... Lyn
- Episode #1.2 (1996) ... Lyn
- Episode #1.1 (1996) ... Lyn
 1992-1995 Medics (TV Series)
Ruth Parry, administrator / Ruth Parry
- Love Lies Bleeding (1995) ... Ruth Parry, administrator
- Living and Lying (1995) ... Ruth Parry, administrator
- Running on Empty (1995) ... Ruth Parry, administrator
- In Sickness and in Health (1995) ... Ruth Parry, administrator
- Breaking Point (1995) ... Ruth Parry, administrator
 1994 Performance (TV Series)
Mistress Overdone
- Measure for Measure (1994) ... Mistress Overdone
 1993 Luv (TV Series)
Terese Craven
- Episode #1.4 (1993) ... Terese Craven
 1993 Full Stretch (TV Series)
Grace Robbins
- Deals on Wheels (1993) ... Grace Robbins
- Headlines (1993) ... Grace Robbins
- Risky Business (1993) ... Grace Robbins
- Family Affairs (1993) ... Grace Robbins
- Cadillac Dreams (1993) ... Grace Robbins
 1992 A Touch of Frost (TV Series)
Phyllis Bowman
- Conclusions (1992) ... Phyllis Bowman
 1992 Screenplay (TV Series)
Miriam Johnson
- Bitter Harvest (1992) ... Miriam Johnson
 1992 Inspector Morse (TV Series)
Mrs. Bailey
- Absolute Conviction (1992) ... Mrs. Bailey
 1992 In Suspicious Circumstances (TV Series)
Edith Rosse
- Maundy Money (1992) ... Edith Rosse
 1992 Goodbye Cruel World (TV Mini-Series)
Barbara Grade
- Episode #1.3 (1992) ... Barbara Grade
- Episode #1.2 (1992) ... Barbara Grade
- Episode #1.1 (1992) ... Barbara Grade
 1982-1989 Brookside (TV Series)
Sheila Grant
- It's Your Fault (1989) ... Sheila Grant
- Your Money or Your Door (1989) ... Sheila Grant
- Panicking (1989) ... Sheila Grant
- Rough (1989) ... Sheila Grant
- Never Easy (1989) ... Sheila Grant
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Appeared in "Slag", a new play by David Hare - Hampstead Theatre Club, London (1970). See more »

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Alternate Names:

Sue Johnstone
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Personal Quote:

I really loved working with Holly Aird and Claire Goose from the original cast. It was fantastic. We've always had wonderful guest artists as well, such as Dame Eileen Atkins. The fact that all these incredible people wanted to work on the show made me very proud. (On Waking the Dead (2000)) See more »

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Trained at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Arts in London, whose alumni include Terence Stamp, Julia Ormond, Rupert Friend, Angela Lansbury, Matthew Goode, Hugh Bonneville, Minnie Driver and Julian Fellowes. See more »

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