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Penelope Keith CBE | Dame Penelope Keith
5' 10" (1.78 m)
Did You Know?
I was very tall and very plain - I wasn't going to get very far on looks - so I thought I'd better be the funny girl.
She was approached to play the character Pvt Ffoukes Sharpe in Carry on England
(1976). Also, she appeared in Carry on Doctor
(1967) but her scenes were deleted from the final print.
She is best known for playing smart British ladies in British comedies