She acted in Rodney Ackland's play, "The Old Ladies," at the Greenwich Theatre in London, England with Faith Brook, Miriam Karlin OBE, directed by Annie Castledine.
Did You Know?
I don't see myself as a comedian at all, I'm happier when I'm playing tragedy. Going Home was a sad play. I've been most successful when there have been tears in the audience.
In January 2002 Doreen appeared on a 'Classic British Sitcom Stars' special of TV quiz The Weakest Link
(2000). When asked by host Anne Robinson
what her most memorable moment was on the crazy sitcom One Foot in the Grave
(1990) Doreen replied very matter-of-factly: 'I was rolled down a hill and mounted by a dog'. The studio audience erupted in hysterics.