TV commercial for The Post Office
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(On her favourite author, Gerald Kersh
): "Gerald Kersh, Gerald Kersh, Gerald Kersh,' who wrote about London in the 30s and 40s. "I discovered a book of his in a second-hand bookshop when I was 11, and was immediately hooked! Tales of seedy London nightlife and Cockney rhyming slang were so exotic to a pre-teen from Pittsburgh!"
Once described as 'the best-known American voice on Radio 4', she has played roles as varied as Patricia Cornwell
's forensic detective Kay Scarpetta and Groucho Marx