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Jennifer Kendal (I) (1934–1984)

Jennifer Kendal was born on February 28, 1934 in Southport, England. She was an actress and costume designer, known for 36 Chowringhee Lane (1981), Heat and Dust (1983) and Bombay Talkie (1970). She was married to Shashi Kapoor. She died on September 7, 1984 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 50) in London, England, UK

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36 Chowringhee Lane
36 Chowringhee Lane Miss Violet Stoneham
Heat and Dust
Heat and Dust Mrs. Saunders (The Nineteen Twenties in the Civil Lines at Satipur)
Bombay Talkie
Bombay Talkie Lucia Lane
The Home and the World


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 1984 The Home and the World
Miss Gilby (as Jennifer Kapoor)
 1984 The Far Pavilions (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Viccary
- Part Three: Wally and Anjuli (1984) ... Mrs. Viccary
- Part One: Return to India (1984) ... Mrs. Viccary
 1983 Heat and Dust
Mrs. Saunders (The Nineteen Twenties in the Civil Lines at Satipur)
 1981 36 Chowringhee Lane
Miss Violet Stoneham
 1979 Junoon
Mrs. Mariam Labadoor (Ruth's mom)
 1970 Bombay Talkie
Lucia Lane
 1965 Shakespeare-Wallah
Mrs. Bowen (uncredited)
 1961 Saptapadi
Desdimona (voice, uncredited)
Show Show Costume designer (7 credits)
Show Show Costume and Wardrobe Department (3 credits)
Show Show Thanks (2 credits)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Alternate Names:

Jennifer Kapoor | Mrs. Jennifer Kapoor

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Older sister of Felicity Kendal. See more »

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