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Margaret Rawlings (1906–1996)

The daughter of a missionary in Japan, Margaret was educated at Oxford High School and Lady Margaret Hall, also in Oxford. She began her career with the Macdona Players, Bernard Shaw Rep., then Little Theatre, London and New York. She played many outstanding roles in West End and New York theatre. See full bio »

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 1990 Jekyll & Hyde (TV Movie)
Jekyll's Mother
 1973 The Dragon's Opponent (TV Series)
Dowager Countess of Suffolk
- Rebellion (1973) ... Dowager Countess of Suffolk
 1972 The Public Eye
Mrs. Sidley
 1971 Wives and Daughters (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Hamley
- The Daughters (1971) ... Mrs. Hamley
- The Bride (1971) ... Mrs. Hamley
- The Widower (1971) ... Mrs. Hamley
 1971 Hands of the Ripper
Madame Bullard
 1970 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
- Still Life (1970) ... Patricia
 1970 Ryan International (TV Series)
- Angel Unawares (1970)
 1968 Half Hour Story (TV Series)
Mrs. Canning
- In Loving Memory Of? (1968) ... Mrs. Canning
 1963-1964 Compact (TV Series)
Mrs. Donaldson / Ellen Bailey
- Over the Wall (1964) ... Mrs. Donaldson
- Picture Page (1963) ... Ellen Bailey
 1964 The Plane Makers (TV Series)
Marion Brown
- "A Matter of Priorities" (1964) ... Marion Brown
 1963 Maigret (TV Series)
Madame Vernoux
- The Fontenay Murders (1963) ... Madame Vernoux
 1952-1957 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Powermistress General / Mary Charrington / Lily James
- Black Limelight (1952) ... Mary Charrington / Lily James
 1957 Getting Married (TV Movie)
Mrs. George Collins
 1957 No Road Back
Mrs. Railton
 1954 The Vise (TV Series)
Katherine Hayden
- The Secret Place (1954) ... Katherine Hayden
 1954 Twist of Fate
Marie Galt
 1954 Special Providence (TV Movie)
Aziza Mathieu
 1951 Spring at Marino (TV Movie)
Anna Sergievna
 1947 Hamlet (TV Movie)
 1938 Will Shakespeare (TV Movie)
Mary Fitton
 1929 The Way of Lost Souls
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She acted in Zoe Akins' play, "The Greeks Had a Word for It," at the Duke of York's Theatre in London, England with Hermione Baddeley, Angela Baddeley, Robert Newton, and Clive Morton in the cast. A.R. Whatmore was director. See more »

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Educated at Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford. Debuted on stage in 1927. See more »

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