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Mary Ure (1933–1975)


An enchantingly beautiful, luminous blonde, Mary Ure was born in Glasgow in 1933. Her first film was Zoltan Korda's Storm Over the Nile (1955), a misfiring remake of The Four Feathers (1939). Next was Windom's Way (1957) - a tale of rubber plantation strikes and marital strife, but more significant events had been occurring off-screen. In 1956, ... See full bio »

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(age 42) in London, England, UK

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Known For

Where Eagles Dare
Where Eagles Dare Mary Ellison
(1968)
Look Back in Anger
Look Back in Anger Alison Porter
(1959)
Sons and Lovers
Sons and Lovers Clara Dawes
(1960)
Custer of the West
Custer of the West Elizabeth Custer
(1967)

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 1974 The Wide World of Mystery (TV Series)
Jane
- The Break (1974) ... Jane
 1956-1974 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Jane#1 / Ophelia
- The Break (1974) ... Jane#1
- Hamlet (1956) ... Ophelia
 1973 Ironside (TV Series)
Liz Hamilton
- Murder by One (1973) ... Liz Hamilton
 1972 A Reflection of Fear
Katherine
 1971 The Ten Commandments (TV Series)
Magdalene
- A Bit of Family Feeling (1971) ... Magdalene
 1964 The Luck of Ginger Coffey
Vera Coffey
 1964 Festival (TV Series)
Bianca
- A Florentine Tragedy (1964) ... Bianca
 1963 The Mind Benders
Oonagh Longman
 1957 Windom's Way
Lee Windom
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 1971 The David Frost Show (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode #4.69 (1971) ... Herself
 1968 On Location: Where Eagles Dare (Documentary short)
Herself
 1958 Jack Hylton's Monday Show (TV Series)
Herself
- Episode dated 3 March 1958 (1958) ... Herself

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She acted in the Stratford Theatre Festival at the Shakespeare Memorial Theatre in Stratford, England with Paul Robeson, Charles Laughton, Laurence Olivier, Edith Evans, Sam Wanamaker, Harry Andrews, Albert Finney, Robert Hardy, Ian Holm, Edward De Souza, Vanessa Redgrave, Angela Baddeley, and Diana Rigg in the cast. Glen Byam ... See more »

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Was nominated for Broadway's 1958 Tony Award as Best Actress (Dramatic) for "Look Back in Anger." See more »

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Aquarius

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