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Wendy Richard (I) (1943–2009)


Wendy Richard was born on July 20, 1943 in Middlesbrough, Cleveland, England as Wendy Emerton. She was an actress, known for EastEnders (1985), Are You Being Served? (1972) and Are You Being Served? (1977). She was married to John Burns, Paul Glorney, Will Thorpe and Len Black. She died on February 26, 2009 in Marylebone, London, England. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 2008 Benidorm (TV Series)
Sylvia
- Episode #2.5 (2008) ... Sylvia (as Wendy Richard MBE)
 1985 Function Room (TV Mini-Series)
- Nurses Do (1985)
 1983 West Country Tales (TV Series)
 1979 Spooner's Patch (TV Series)
 1975 Hogg's Back (TV Series)
Pearl (II) (Series 1) (1975)
 1975 Not on Your Nellie (TV Series)
Doris
- Feeling the Draught (1975) ... Doris
- The Lady with the Lamp (1975) ... Doris
- Do Unto Others (1975) ... Doris
- Requiem for a Heavyweight (1975) ... Doris
- High Society (1975) ... Doris
 1975 Naughty Girls
Girls' voices (voice, uncredited)
 1970-1973 Dad's Army (TV Series)
Shirley / Edith Parish / Edith
- My British Buddy (1973) ... Shirley
- The King Was in His Counting House (1972) ... Shirley
- Mum's Army (1970) ... Edith Parish
- The Two and a Half Feathers (1970) ... Edith
 1973 Bowler (TV Series)
Greta
- Members Only (1973) ... Greta
 1973 Z Cars (TV Series)
Maureen Parker
- Big Jake (1973) ... Maureen Parker
 1973 The Fenn Street Gang (TV Series)
Myrna
- Is That a Proposal, Eric? (1973) ... Myrna
 1972 Bless This House
Carol
 1972 Carry on Matron
Miss Willing
 1972 Both Ends Meet (TV Series)
Maudie
- Fancy Meeting You Here (1972) ... Maudie
- Come Fly with Me (1972) ... Maudie
- The Spring Collection (1972) ... Maudie
- Party Piece (1972) ... Maudie
- The Lamp Still Burns (1972) ... Maudie
 1971 On the Buses (TV Series)
Elsie
- The Busmen's Ball (1971) ... Elsie
 1971 Please Sir! (TV Series)
Rita
- The Pruning of the Hedges (1971) ... Rita
 1971 On the Buses
Housewife (as Wendy Richards)
 1962-1971 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Barbara Walker / Jean Davis
- Nightmare Hours (1971) ... Barbara Walker
- The Outlaws (1962) ... Jean Davis
 1970 Carry on Again Christmas (TV Movie)
Kate
 1970 No Blade of Grass
Clara
 1970 Up Pompeii! (TV Series)
Soppia
- The Ides of March (1970) ... Soppia
 1967 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Delphine
- The Voices in the Park (1967) ... Delphine
 1967 Turn Out the Lights (TV Series)
Veronica Woods
- A Big Hand for a Little Lady (1967) ... Veronica Woods
 1966 The Making of Jericho (TV Movie)
 1963-1966 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Betty / Girl in Night Club / Miss Bufton
- Plays of Married Life #1: A Catching Complaint (1966) ... Girl in Night Club (uncredited)
- London Wall (1963) ... Miss Bufton
 1966 Weavers Green (TV Series)
Jean
- Episode #1.31 (1966) ... Jean
 1966 Pardon the Expression (TV Series)
Girl with Dog
- Rustle of Spring (1966) ... Girl with Dog
 1966 Carnaby, M.D.
Nurse with False Eyelashes (uncredited)
 1964-1965 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Janet / Linda Hooper / Smiler
- Hi-Jack (1965) ... Janet
- The Hunted and the Hunters (1965) ... Linda Hooper
- An Eye for an Eye (1964) ... Smiler
 1965 The Likely Lads (TV Series)
Lynn
- Last of the Big Spenders (1965) ... Lynn
 1965 The Sullavan Brothers (TV Series)
Renee
- Put Them Away for Keeps (1965) ... Renee
 1964-1965 Six (TV Series)
The Girl
- Don't I Look Like a Lord's Son? (1964) ... The Girl
 1965 The Day of Ragnarok (TV Movie)
 1964 Don't I Look Like a Lord's Son? (TV Movie)
The Girl
 1964 Secret Agent (TV Series)
Sue
- Don't Nail Him Yet (1964) ... Sue
 1964 HMS Paradise (TV Series)
Genevieve
 1963 The Contact
 1963 First Night (TV Series)
Carol
- The One Night of the Year (1963) ... Carol
 1963 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Brunette factory girl
- The Wedding Dress (1963) ... Brunette factory girl
 1962 Harpers West One (TV Series)
Susan Sullivan
- Episode #2.14 (1962) ... Susan Sullivan
- Episode #2.13 (1962) ... Susan Sullivan
- Episode #2.7 (1962) ... Susan Sullivan
- Episode #2.6 (1962) ... Susan Sullivan
 1962 The Arthur Haynes Show (TV Series)
- Episode #11.3 (1962)
 1962 Hugh and I (TV Series)
Daughter (Series 1-5) (1962-1966)
 1961 Spectacular (TV Series)
Girl
- Sammy Meets the Girls (1961) ... Girl
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage comedy has included: "No Sex Please, We're British" and "Let's Go Camping". She has also toured with the Noel Coward's "Blithe Spirit". See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 8 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:


Alternate Names:

Wendy Richard M.B.E. | Wendy Richard MBE | Wendy Richards

Height:

5' 6" (1.68 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

John Inman never ever said Mr Humphries was gay. He was just a young man who was very, very good to his mother. See more »

Trivia:

Her EastEnders (1985) co-star Peter Dean served as witness at her wedding to Paul Glorney. See more »

Trademark:

Her Cockney accent

Star Sign:

Cancer

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She deserved better! noelcecil1973
Wendy to leave EastEnders! BritishFilms1
God Bless and RIP Wendy parisma22
Breast Cancer mfotheringham
Did she ever date.... napope555
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