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Joan Turner (1922–2009)

Joan Turner was born on November 24, 1922 in Belfast, Ireland as Joan Teresa Turner. She was an actress, known for In Her Shoes (2005), All About the Benjamins (2002) and The Frankie Howerd Show (1953). She died on March 1, 2009 in Banstead, Surrey, England. See full bio »

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Known For

In Her Shoes
All About the Benjamins
All About the Benjamins Ms. Scharfenberg
The Frankie Howerd Show
Going Up
Going Up Herself


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 2005 In Her Shoes
 2005 The Commander: Virus (TV Movie)
Mrs. Sunnelly
 2001 In the Shadows
Mrs. Maxwell
 1995 Luise knackt den Jackpot
 1995 For Amusement Only (TV Series)
- Episode #1.13 (1995) ... Gran
- Episode #1.12 (1995) ... Gran
- Episode #1.11 (1995) ... Gran
- Episode #1.10 (1995) ... Gran
- Episode #1.9 (1995) ... Gran
 1991 Brookside (TV Series)
Aunty Lou
- Tarot Night (1991) ... Aunty Lou
 1990 Grange Hill (TV Series)
Aunt Camelia
- Episode #13.16 (1990) ... Aunt Camelia
 1989 Scandal
Plump Neighbor
 1988 The Bill (TV Series)
- Spook Stuff (1988) ... Dolly
 1986 Call Me Mister (TV Series)
Lorna Lewis
- Running Time (1986) ... Lorna Lewis
 1980 Insatiable
Aunt Victoria
 1977 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
- Short Back and Sides (1977) ... Beattie
 1977 The Phoenix and the Carpet (TV Series)
Leading lady
- A Night at the Theatre (1977) ... Leading lady
 1976 Warship (TV Series)
Lily Bevis
- The Ides of Mark (1976) ... Lily Bevis
 1973 Who Do You Do (TV Series)
Various Impressions
- Episode #3.8 (1973) ... Various Impressions
 1969 The Roy Hudd Show (TV Series)
 1965 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
- A Tank of Fish (1965) ... Kitty
 1956 Home James (TV Series)
Show Show Self (25 credits)

Personal Details

Other Works:

She performed in the revue, "The Talk of the Town," at the Adelphi Theatre in London, England with Jimmy Edwards and Tony Hancock in the cast. Alec Shanks and Joan Davis were directors.

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Owner of one of the most versatile and powerful coloratura soprano voices Britain ever saw, having performed in opera, West End Musicals and serious concert platforms. See more »

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