: Plays "Brion" in "The Old Country", a play by Alan Bennett
(Trafalgar Studios, London, England, UK).
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Jeanne Marsh | Jean Marsh OBE
5' 6½" (1.69 m)
Did You Know?
[on Downton Abbey
(2010)] I think we were all surprised. The new Upstairs, Downstairs had been in the works for about three years. We were trying to sort out... 40 years of rights and then it also started - Downton Abbey - in the Edwardian era, which Upstairs, Downstairs did. So it might be a coincidence and I might be the queen of Belgium.
Along with Lalla Ward
, she is one of two actresses to play a companion in Doctor Who
(1963) who was once married to an actor who played the Doctor. She portrayed the short-lived companion Sara Kingdom from December 1965 to January 1966 in the William Hartnell
serial "The Daleks' Master Plan". Prior to the series' creation, she was married to Jon Pertwee
from 1955 to 1960, who later played the ...