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Sandi Toksvig

Sandi Toksvig was born on May 3, 1958 in Copenhagen, Denmark as Sandra Birgitte Toksvig. She is an actress and writer, known for No 73 (1982), QI (2003) and What the Dickens? (2008). She has been married to Debbie since December 10, 2014. They have three children. See full bio »
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Known For

No 73
No 73 Ethel Davis / Various / Bathos / Belle / Botto Nocro / Cousin Enid / Various (segment: Roman Around)
QI Herself / Herself - Host
What the Dickens?
What the Dickens? Herself - Host
Motormouth Writer


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 2017 Fifteen to One (TV Series)
Presenter - Herself
- Episode #7.1 (2017) ... Presenter - Herself
 2013 Call the Midwife (TV Series)
Sister Gibbs
- Christmas Special (2013) ... Sister Gibbs
 2013 Up the Women (TV Mini-Series)
Emmeline Pankhurst
 2009 Kingdom (TV Series)
- Episode #3.2 (2009) ... Geraldine
 1992 The Big One (TV Series)
Deddie Tolbert
- Foul Play (1992) ... Deddie Tolbert
- Father Apart (1992) ... Deddie Tolbert
- Blockhead (1992) ... Deddie Tolbert
- Past Tense (1992) ... Deddie Tolbert
- Award in Your Ear (1992) ... Deddie Tolbert
 1990 Screen One (TV Series)
Woman in Job Centre
- Sweet Nothing (1990) ... Woman in Job Centre
 1988 Paris by Night
 1982-1986 No 73 (TV Series)
Ethel Davis / Various / Bathos / ...
- Mechanics (1986) ... Ethel Davis
- Dramatics (1986) ... Ethel Davis
- Hot Pot (1986) ... Ethel Davis
- Who Dunnit (1986) ... Ethel Davis
 1985 TX (TV Series)
Ethel Davis
- Episode #1.16 (1985) ... Ethel Davis
 1985 Happy Families (TV Series)
Joyce Nightstick
- Roxanne (1985) ... Joyce Nightstick
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Show Show Producer (3 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (55 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (8 credits)

Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "A Midsummer's Night Dream," at the Nottingham Playhouse in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England with Mike McShane, Clive Mantle, Lee Simpson, Louise Rix, Phelim McDermott, Christopher Pack, Phyllida Brewster, and Adrian Michaels in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Ethel Davis | Sandy Toksvig | Toksvig


5' (1.52 m)

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Personal Quote:

The Tories put the 'n' into cuts. See more »


In the Independent on Sunday [UK] 2006 Pink List, a list of the most influential gay men and women, Toksvig came #85, a new entry. See more »

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