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Elspeth March (1911–1999)

Elspeth March was born on March 5, 1911 in London, England as Elspeth Mackenzie. She was an actress, known for Woman Times Seven (1967), Quo Vadis (1951) and Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1969). She was married to Stewart Granger. She died on May 5, 1999 in London. See full bio »


(age 88) in London, England, UK

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 1987 Executive Stress (TV Series)
Patricia Fairchild
- Episode #2.1 (1987) ... Patricia Fairchild
 1984 Agatha Christie's Partners in Crime (TV Series)
Lady Susan Clonray
- The Case of the Missing Lady (1984) ... Lady Susan Clonray
 1983 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series)
Mrs. Carson
- The Wrong 'Un (1983) ... Mrs. Carson
 1982-1983 Let There Be Love (TV Series)
- Love Me, Love My Dog (1983) ... Mother
- Crime and Punishment (1983) ... Mother
- In Sickness and in Health (1982) ... Mother
- Dad's the Word (1982) ... Mother
- Little Things Mean a Lot (1982) ... Mother
 1982 Father Charlie (TV Series)
Mother General
- TV or Not TV (1982) ... Mother General
 1980 Cribb (TV Series)
Dorothea Davenant
- Waxwork (1980) ... Dorothea Davenant
 1979 A Deadly Game (TV Movie)
Mrs. Heiderman
 1979 The Magician of Lublin
 1979 Turtle's Progress (TV Series)
Lady Prunella Hobbs
- Episode #1.2 (1979) ... Lady Prunella Hobbs
 1979 The Old Crowd (TV Movie)
 1979 Rebecca (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. van Hopper
 1977 A Month in the Country (TV Movie)
 1970 Promise at Dawn
Fat Woman
 1970 Lola
Secretary (uncredited)
 1969 Carry on Again Doctor
Hospital Board Member
 1969 Run a Crooked Mile (TV Movie)
Mrs. Doyle
 1969 Goodbye, Mr. Chips
Mrs. Summersthwaite
 1969 Two Gentlemen Sharing
Mrs. Burrows - Ethne's Mother
 1969 W. Somerset Maugham (TV Series)
Beatrice Richman
- The Three Fat Women of Antibes (1969) ... Beatrice Richman
 1969 Two in Clover (TV Series)
Miss Plummer
- Episode #1.2 (1969) ... Miss Plummer
 1968 A Dandy in Aspic
Lady Hetherington
 1967 Woman Times Seven
Annette - episode 'Funeral Procession'
 1966 Carry on Pimpernel
Lady Binder (uncredited)
 1960-1966 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Queenie / Klavdia Vasilyevna Savina
- Convalescence (1966) ... Queenie
- In Search of Happiness (1960) ... Klavdia Vasilyevna Savina
 1966 The Man in Room 17 (TV Series)
Eva Pantadopolis
- Saints Are Safer Dead (1966) ... Eva Pantadopolis
 1966 Softly Softly (TV Series)
- Made in Britain (1966) ... Dora
 1966 The Liars (TV Series)
- Episode #1.5 (1966) ... Violet
 1965 Court Martial (TV Series)
- Without Spear or Sword (1965) ... Tessie
 1964 Psyche 59
Mme. Valadier
 1962-1964 The Saint (TV Series)
Tante Ada / Lucy Wexall
- The Saint Sees It Through (1964) ... Tante Ada
- The Arrow of God (1962) ... Lucy Wexall
 1963 The Three Lives of Thomasina
Thomasina (voice)
 1963 Dr. Crippen
Mrs. Jackson
 1963 Playboy of the Western World
Widow Quin
 1962 Alcoa Premiere (TV Series)
Mrs. Murphy
- The Tiger (1962) ... Mrs. Murphy
 1962 Sir Francis Drake (TV Series)
Grace O'Malley
- The Irish Pirate (1962) ... Grace O'Malley
 1961 Follow That Man
Astrid Larsen
 1961 Alcoa Presents: One Step Beyond (TV Series)
Mrs. Murphy
- The Tiger (1961) ... Mrs. Murphy
 1960 Midnight Lace
 1960 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series)
Mrs. Wellington
- The Schartz-Metterklume Method (1960) ... Mrs. Wellington
 1959 The Miracle
Sister Dominica
 1958 Little Moon of Alban (TV Movie)
Sister Servant
 1958 The Court of Last Resort (TV Series)
Minnie Bowers
- The Jacob Loveless Case (1958) ... Minnie Bowers
 1957 The Lark (TV Movie)
Queen Yolande
 1956 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series)
Lucy / Mrs. Marks
- Mister Purley's Profession (1956) ... Lucy
- Ship Day (1956) ... Mrs. Marks
 1956 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Maria Jones
- Mrs. Inspector Jones (1956) ... Maria Jones
 1952 His Excellency
Mrs Fernando
 1951 Quo Vadis
 1950 The Astonished Heart
Vicar's Wife in Play (voice, uncredited)
 1949 Boys in Brown
Mrs. Smith
 1949 Interlude in Eden (TV Movie)
Eve Walton
 1949 Which Will Ye Have? (Short)
 1948 Happy as Larry (TV Movie)
Mrs. Larry
 1948 Ruth (Short)
 1944 Mr. Emmanuel
Rose Cooper
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Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in Tennessee Williams' play, "The Eccentricities of a Nightingale," at the Yvonne Arnaud Theatre in Guildford, Surrey, England with Sian Phillips, Patrick Barr, and Kevin Colson in the cast. Philip Wiseman was director. Stefano Lazardis was designer. See more »

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British character actress, an expert performer of Shavian plays. On stage from 1932 and trained at the Central School of Dramatic Art and the Webber-Douglas School. During the war years, she worked as an ambulance driver for the American Red Cross. Prolific TV appearances from the mid-1950's. Former wife of star Stewart Granger. See more »

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