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Born in 1938 in Wyke Regis, England, Penelope Lee has been in a diverse variety of film, television, and theater. She won an arts council scholarship at age 36 to study singing and went to The Aldburgh School for Advanced Students. From this grew the Upottery festival. Performers included Yehudhi Menuhin, Stephan Grepelli, Murray Periaha, ... See full bio »
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 1989 Tales of Sherwood Forest (TV Series)
Catherine
- Back in Your Own Backyard (1989) ... Catherine
- There's a Small Hotel (1989) ... Catherine
- Kings of the Midlands (1989) ... Catherine
 1987 London Embassy (TV Mini-Series)
TV Presenter
 1987 Vanity Fair (TV Series)
Mrs. Haggistoun
- A Marriage and Part of a Honeymoon (1987) ... Mrs. Haggistoun
 1986 C.A.T.S. Eyes (TV Series)
Mrs. Selwyn
- Crack Up (1986) ... Mrs. Selwyn
 1985 Summer Season (TV Series)
- Phoebe (1985)
 1985 Doctor Who (TV Series)
Computer
 1984 Play for Today (TV Series)
Mrs. Smithson
- Young Shoulders (1984) ... Mrs. Smithson
 1983 Shades of Darkness (TV Series)
Alida Stair
- Afterward (1983) ... Alida Stair
 1983 Bergerac (TV Series)
Radiologist
- Almost Like a Holiday (1983) ... Radiologist
 1982 The Plague Dogs
Lynn Driver (voice)
 1982 Frost in May (TV Mini-Series)
Lady Cresset
- The Lost Traveller (1982) ... Lady Cresset
 1980 Leap in the Dark (TV Series)
Mrs. Anders
- Come and Find Me (1980) ... Mrs. Anders
 1978 Lillie (TV Mini-Series)
Lady de Grey / Lady De Gray
- Fifty Cents a Dance (1978) ... Lady de Grey
- Sunset and Evening Star (1978) ... Lady De Gray
 1978 Superman
9th Elder
 1978 Pickersgill People (TV Series)
Polly Boocock
- The Primitive (1978) ... Polly Boocock
 1977 Marie Curie (TV Mini-Series)
Bronya
- Episode #1.5 (1977) ... Bronya
- Episode #1.4 (1977) ... Bronya
- Episode #1.2 (1977) ... Bronya
- Episode #1.1 (1977) ... Bronya
 1974 Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill (TV Mini-Series)
Daisy Warwick
- A Perfect Darling (1974) ... Daisy Warwick
 1973 Black and Blue (TV Series)
Lady Roe
- Glorious Miles (1973) ... Lady Roe
 1973 The Regiment (TV Series)
Dr. Mary Mitcheson / Gaunt
- North West Frontier (1973) ... Dr. Mary Mitcheson / Gaunt
- Heat (1973) ... Dr. Mary Mitcheson / Gaunt
- Women (1973) ... Dr. Mary Mitcheson / Gaunt
- Famine (1973) ... Dr. Mary Mitcheson / Gaunt
- Riot (1973) ... Dr. Mary Mitcheson / Gaunt
 1973 Z Cars (TV Series)
Kay
- Miller (1973) ... Kay
 1973 Shadows of Fear (TV Series)
Barbara
- The Party's Over (1973) ... Barbara
 1971 The Witch's Daughter (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Hoggart
- Episode #1.5 (1971) ... Mrs. Hoggart
- Episode #1.3 (1971) ... Mrs. Hoggart
- Episode #1.2 (1971) ... Mrs. Hoggart
- Episode #1.1 (1971) ... Mrs. Hoggart
 1971 Softly Softly: Task Force (TV Series)
Linda Calwell
- Company Business (1971) ... Linda Calwell
 1970 Doomwatch (TV Series)
Dr. Mary Bryant
- Tomorrow, the Rat (1970) ... Dr. Mary Bryant
 1969 The Flaxton Boys (TV Series)
Lucy Flaxton
- 1854: The Return (1969) ... Lucy Flaxton
- 1854: The Will (1969) ... Lucy Flaxton
- 1854: The Island (1969) ... Lucy Flaxton
- 1854: The Hunt (1969) ... Lucy Flaxton
- 1854: The Bridge (1969) ... Lucy Flaxton
 1967 The Informer (TV Series)
Peggy Harlton
- Your Secrets Are Safe with Us, Mr Lambert (1967) ... Peggy Harlton
 1965 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Dita
 1965 The Big Job
Girl on bench
 1964 The Tomb of Ligeia
Lady Rowena's Maidservant
 1964 Silas Marner (TV Series)
Nancy Lammeter / Nancy Cass
- Father and Daughter (1964) ... Nancy Cass
 1963 Carry on Cabby
Female Kisser (uncredited)
 1962 The Avengers (TV Series)
Clarissa
- The Big Thinker (1962) ... Clarissa
 1962 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Lina Szezepanowaska
- Misalliance (1962) ... Lina Szezepanowaska
 1962 Out of This World (TV Series)
Pat
- Immigrant (1962) ... Pat
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Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in Alan Bennett's play, "Habeas Corpus", at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England with Royce Ryton, Irene Sutcliffe, Richard Cottan, Howard Lew Lewis, Peter Wilson and Julie-Christine Young in the cast. Mel Smith was the director.

Height:

5' 7½" (1.71 m)
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Trivia:

Ran an arts festival in Upottery, England. An orchestra and dancers from China visited the festival and then toured England. See more »

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