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Dilys Powell (1901–1995)

Dilys Powell was born on July 20, 1901 in Bridgnorth, Shropshire, England as Elizabeth Dilys Powell. She was married to Leonard Russell and Humfry Payne. She died on June 3, 1995 in London, England. See full bio »


(age 93) in London, England, UK

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Emlyn Williams as Charles Dickens
The Bafta Awards
The Bafta Awards Herself - Presenter: Most Promising Newcomer
Omnibus Herself
Without Walls
Without Walls Herself


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 1991 Without Walls (TV Series documentary)
- J'accuse: Citizen Kane (1991) ... Herself
 1982 The Bafta Awards (TV Special)
Herself - Presenter: Most Promising Newcomer
 1979 Looks Familiar (TV Series)
Herself - Guest
- Episode dated 25 January 1979 (1979) ... Herself - Guest
 1975 Cinema (TV Series documentary)
Herself - Presenter
- Episode dated 18 July 1975 (1975) ... Herself - Presenter
 1974 Omnibus (TV Series documentary)
 1960 Small World (TV Series)
- Episode #2.28 (1960) ... Herself
 1958 Ask Me Another (TV Series)
Herself - Critic
- Episode dated 8 September 1958 (1958) ... Herself - Critic
 1951 Emlyn Williams as Charles Dickens (TV Movie)
Herself (host)
 1950 Women of Today (TV Series)
- Dilys Powell (1950) ... Herself

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[after seeing "Straw Dogs"] For the first time in my life, I felt concern for the future of the cinema. See more »


Aunt to Ivor Powell - producer on Alien, Blade Runner & The Duellists. See more »

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