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Lydia Sherwood (1906–1989)

Lydia Sherwood was born on May 5, 1906 in London, England as Lily Shavelson. She was an actress, known for The League of Gentlemen (1960), Romeo and Juliet (1954) and Little Friend (1934). She died on April 20, 1989 in London. See full bio »


(age 82) in London, England, UK

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Romeo and Juliet
Romeo and Juliet Lady Capulet
Little Friend
Little Friend Helen Hughes
Theatre Royal
Theatre Royal Claudia Brent


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 1965 Darling
Lady Brentwood (uncredited)
 1950 Twelve Thousand (TV Movie)
Baroness of Spangenberg
 1948 Affairs of a Rogue
Princess Augusta
 1946 Suspect (TV Movie)
Lady Const
 1946 Dangerous Corner (TV Movie)
Freda Caplan
 1943 Theatre Royal
Claudia Brent
 1939 The Secret Four
Myra Hastings
 1938 The Ringer (TV Movie)
Mary Lenley
 1936 Midnight at the Wax Museum
Brenda Frome
 1934 The King of Paris
Juliette Till
 1934 Spring in the Air
 1934 Little Friend
Helen Hughes
 1928 Yellow Stockings

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She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Hamlet," at the New Theatre in London, England with Alec Guinness, Walter Fitzgerald, Ingrid Burke, Alan Webb, Michael Gough, Peter Wyngarde, Robert Shaw, Ken Tynan (played 1st player), and Juliet Byam-Shaw in the cast. Alec Guinness and Frank Hauser were directors. See more »

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