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Jean Forbes-Robertson (1905–1962)

Jean Forbes-Robertson was born on March 16, 1905 in London, England. She was an actress, known for The Brontes (1947), Quality Street (1947) and BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (1950). She was married to Andre Van Gyseghem and James Hamish Hamilton. She died on December 24, 1962 in London. See full bio »


(age 57) in London, England, UK

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Known For

The Brontes
The Brontes Emily Bronte
Quality Street
Quality Street Miss Susan ThrosseI
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre Birdie Hubbard


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 1947 The Brontes (TV Movie)
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 1947 Quality Street (TV Movie)
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Stage: Appeared in William Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night", at the Open Air Theatre in Regents Park in London, England, with Philip Merivale, Roy Byford, David Tree, Gladys Cooper, Buena Bent and Sydney Bromley in the cast. Sir Robert Atkins was the director. See more »

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Cousin of Frank Forbes-Robertson and cousin once removed of Meriel Forbes. See more »

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