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Marda Vanne (1896–1970)

Marda Vanne was born on September 27, 1896 in Johannesburg, South Africa as Margaretha van Hulsteyn. She was an actress, known for Passion, Poison and Petrifaction (1939), Joanna (1968) and Peace and Quiet (1957). She died on April 27, 1970 in London, England. See full bio »

Died:

(age 73) in London, England, UK

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Known For

Passion, Poison and Petrifaction
(1939)
Joanna
Joanna Granny
(1968)
Peace and Quiet
Peace and Quiet Lady Garside
(1957)
Dark Possession
Dark Possession Mrs. Wicks
(1959)

Filmography

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 1970 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series)
Anfisa
- The Three Sisters (1970) ... Anfisa
 1968 Joanna
Granny
 1968 Middlemarch (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Waule
- Homecoming (1968) ... Mrs. Waule
- Marriage (1968) ... Mrs. Waule
 1966 Broome Stages (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Reilly
- In Sleep a King (1966) ... Mrs. Reilly
- High Summer and Harvest (1966) ... Mrs. Reilly
 1965 Out of the Unknown (TV Series)
Mathilde
- Andover and the Android (1965) ... Mathilde
 1965 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
Mrs. Adams
- Try for White (1965) ... Mrs. Adams
 1964 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Mrs. Crabbe
- Episode #1.734 (1964) ... Mrs. Crabbe
 1960 Somerset Maugham Hour (TV Series)
Lady St. Erith
- The Human Element (1960) ... Lady St. Erith
 1960 Knight Errant Limited (TV Series)
Lady Hogbin
- The Last of the Saracens (1960) ... Lady Hogbin
 1960 Song in a Strange Land (TV Movie)
Edith Chapman
 1959 The Eustace Diamonds (TV Series)
Lady Linlithgow
- Episode #1.6 (1959) ... Lady Linlithgow
- Episode #1.5 (1959) ... Lady Linlithgow
- Episode #1.4 (1959) ... Lady Linlithgow
- Episode #1.1 (1959) ... Lady Linlithgow
 1959 Dark Possession (TV Movie)
Mrs. Wicks
 1958-1959 Our Mutual Friend (TV Series)
Mrs. Henrietta Boffin
- Part 12 (1959) ... Mrs. Henrietta Boffin
- Part 9 (1959) ... Mrs. Henrietta Boffin
- Part 7 (1958) ... Mrs. Henrietta Boffin
- Part 6 (1958) ... Mrs. Henrietta Boffin
- Part 5 (1958) ... Mrs. Henrietta Boffin
 1958 Saturday Playhouse (TV Series)
Lola Petersham
- A Likely Tale (1958) ... Lola Petersham
 1958 Television World Theatre (TV Series)
Nurse Guinness
- Heartbreak House (1958) ... Nurse Guinness
 1957 Villette (TV Mini-Series)
Madame Helene Beck
- Episode #1.6 (1957) ... Madame Helene Beck
- Episode #1.5 (1957) ... Madame Helene Beck
- Episode #1.4 (1957) ... Madame Helene Beck
- Episode #1.3 (1957) ... Madame Helene Beck
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... Madame Helene Beck
 1954-1957 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Martha Brewster / Victoire, Duchess of Kent
- Prelude to Glory (1954) ... Victoire, Duchess of Kent
 1957 Peace and Quiet (TV Movie)
Lady Garside
 1957 The Trial of Mary Dugan (TV Movie)
Marie Ducrot
 1957 Vanity Fair (TV Series)
Miss Crawley
- Episode #1.3 (1957) ... Miss Crawley
- Episode #1.2 (1957) ... Miss Crawley
 1954 Out of Bounds (TV Short)
Mrs. Browning
 1939 Passion, Poison and Petrifaction (TV Movie)
Lady Magnesia
 1939 The Great Adventure (TV Movie)
Janet Cannot
 1938 Strange Boarders
Mrs. Greatorex
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Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in Harold Dearden's play, "Two White Arms," at the Lewisham Hippodrome in Lewisham, London, England with Owen Nares, Sydney Fairbrother, Julian Andrews, and Nigel Bruce in the cast. Leon M. Lion was director. See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:

Lifelong friend and companion of Gwen Ffrangcon Davies.

Star Sign:

Libra

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