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Avis Scott (1918–2010)

Avis Scott was born on February 22, 1918 in Kensington, London, England as Avis F Scutt. She was an actress, known for To Have and to Hold (1951), Waterfront Women (1950) and Potter of the Yard (1952). She was married to Jack Matthias. She died on May 31, 2010 in Fort Collins, Colorado, USA. See full bio »

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Waterfront Women
Waterfront Women Nora McCabe
Potter of the Yard
Potter of the Yard Eloise Tremaine
The Ghost of Monsieur Tronjolly


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 1965 I Dream of Jeannie (TV Series)
Mrs. Prescott
- What House Across the Street? (1965) ... Mrs. Prescott
 1963 Sergeant Cork (TV Series)
- Case of the Public Paragon (1963) ... Minnie
 1961 Stryker of the Yard (TV Series)
Mary Hyde
- The Case of the Burnt Alibi (1961) ... Mary Hyde
 1961 Thriller (TV Series)
Estelle Weber / Nurse Emmons
- Letter to a Lover (1961) ... Estelle Weber
- God Grante That She Lye Stille (1961) ... Nurse Emmons
 1959 Five Fingers (TV Series)
- The Assassin (1959) ... Hope
 1959 The Flying Doctor (TV Series)
Mrs. Walker
- Ear Witness (1959) ... Mrs. Walker
 1955 Storm Over the Nile
Sergeant's Wife
 1955 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series)
- Guilt (1955) ... Jane
 1955 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Pearl Webber
- The Pay Off (1955) ... Pearl Webber
 1954 The Vise (TV Series)
 1954 Paid to Kill
Eileen (uncredited)
 1953 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Lady April Hannington
- Full House (1953) ... Lady April Hannington
 1953 Shadow of the Vine (TV Movie)
Janet Forbes
 1953 An American Gentleman (TV Movie)
Fanny Stevenson
 1952 Potter of the Yard (Short)
Eloise Tremaine
 1952 It Started in Paradise
Journalist (uncredited)
 1952 Back to Methuselah (TV Series)
- As Far as Thought Can Reach (1952) ... Ecrasia
 1952 The Hundred Hour Hunt
 1951 To Have and to Hold
 1950 Waterfront Women
Nora McCabe
 1950 Drawing-Room Detective (TV Movie)
 1949 Cupid and the Commander (TV Movie)
 1949 The Ghost of Monsieur Tronjolly (TV Movie)
Janine Coupri
 1947 Master of Bankdam
Mary Crowther (as Avis Scutt)
 1945 Brief Encounter
Kardomah Waitress (uncredited)
 1943 Millions Like Us
Alice (uncredited)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Hostess of wartime radio series "Calling the British Forces in Malta"

Alternate Names:

Avis Scutt

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Ex-actress, born in 1927, with the surname Scutt. Many people tried to persuade her to alter her name but it was Noel Coward who finally persuaded her when he said "my dear, the name Scutt sounds like a great piece of rabbit!".

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