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Geraldine McEwan (1932–2015)

Geraldine McEwan was born in Old Windsor, England and made her theatre debut at the age of 14 at the Theatre Royal in Windsor. By the age of 18 she was starring in London's West End in several long-running popular productions. During the 1950s she acted with the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon and joined the Royal Shakespeare ... See full bio »

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 2010 The Secret World of Arrietty
Haru (UK version, voice)
 2008 A Matter of Loaf and Death (Short)
Miss Thripp (voice, uncredited)
 2005 The Lazarus Child
 2004 Carrie's War (TV Movie)
Mrs. Dilys Gotobed
 2002/I Pure
 2002 Food of Love
 2000 Thin Ice (TV Movie)
Mrs. Violet Jerome
 2000 Contaminated Man
Lilian Rodgers
 1999 Titus
 1999 Red Dwarf (TV Series)
- Cassandra (1999) ... Cassandra
 1995 Moses (TV Movie)
 1993 Not Without My Handbag (Short)
The Aunt (voice)
 1992 Springing Lenin (TV Short)
 1990 Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1990) ... Mother
- Episode #1.2 (1990) ... Mother
- Episode #1.1 (1990) ... Mother
 1989 Henry V
 1986 Foreign Body
Lady Ammanford
 1983 Tears Before Bedtime (TV Series)
Anne Dickens
- The Grand Gesture (1983) ... Anne Dickens
 1982 The Barchester Chronicles (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Proudie
- Part 7 (1982) ... Mrs. Proudie
- Part 6 (1982) ... Mrs. Proudie
- Part 5 (1982) ... Mrs. Proudie
- Part 4 (1982) ... Mrs. Proudie
- Part 3 (1982) ... Mrs. Proudie
 1982 All for Love (TV Series)
Miss Mountford
- L'Elegance (1982) ... Miss Mountford
 1982 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series)
Maud Caragnani
- Come Into the Garden, Maud (1982) ... Maud Caragnani
 1979 Fat (TV Movie)
 1976 The Littlest Horse Thieves
Miss Coutt
 1973-1974 Late Night Theatre (TV Series)
Elizabeth Barrett / Annie
- We're Strangers Here (1973) ... Annie
 1971-1973 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series)
Madeleine Desmarest / Pandora Foss
- Hopcraft Into Europe (1973) ... Madeleine Desmarest
- Pandora (1971) ... Pandora Foss
 1973 Away from It All (TV Series)
- On Such a Night (1973) ... Molly
 1968-1972 Thirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series)
Denise Blundell / Mary
- Mill Hill (1972) ... Denise Blundell
- Diary of an Encounter (1968) ... Mary
 1965 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Marcella Mortimer
- The Man Without Papers (1965) ... Marcella Mortimer
 1964 Profiles in Courage (TV Series)
- Thomas Hart Benton (1964) ... Jesse
 1962 Out of This World (TV Series)
Mary Jones
- The Tycoons (1962) ... Mary Jones
 1961 Beware of Children
Catherine Robinson
 1958-1960 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Tess Durbeyfield / Anne Hargreaves / Ann Pedersdotter
- Tess (1960) ... Tess Durbeyfield
- The Wind and the Rain (1959) ... Anne Hargreaves
- The Witch (1958) ... Ann Pedersdotter
 1957 Theatre Night (TV Series)
Frankie Addams
- The Member of the Wedding (1957) ... Frankie Addams
 1953 For Better, for Worse (TV Movie)
 1953 There Was a Young Lady
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She acted in William Congreve's play, "Love for Love," in a National Theatre Production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Laurence Olivier, Joyce Redman, Miles Malleson, Anthony Nicholls, John Stride, Robert Lang, Edward Hardwicke, Ronald Pickup, Richard Warwick, Jeanne Watts, Barbara Hicks, Oliver Cotton, and ... See more »

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5' 5" (1.65 m)

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I'm not a workaholic but I love working, and Marple is really hard work but very stimulating. See more »


Became an Associate Member of RADA. See more »

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