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Margaret Ashcroft (1931–2016)

Margaret Ashcroft was born on February 16, 1931 in Chelsea, London, England. She was an actress, known for The Main Chance (1969), The Brothers (1972) and Armchair Theatre (1956). She was married to Morris Perry. She died on October 25, 2016 in the United Kingdom. See full bio »

Died:

(age 85) in United Kingdom

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Known For

The Main Chance
The Main Chance Margaret Castleton
(1969-1975)
The Brothers
The Brothers Gwen Riley
(1974-1976)
Armchair Theatre
Armchair Theatre Penelope Bain
(1957)
Doomwatch
Doomwatch Dr. Margery Becker
(1972)

Filmography

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 2002 Heartbeat (TV Series)
Dora Allsop
- From Ancient Grudge (2002) ... Dora Allsop
 1998 Animal Ark (TV Series)
Miss Marjorie Spry
- Donkey on the Doorstep (1998) ... Miss Marjorie Spry
 1997 McCallum (TV Series)
Marjory
- City of the Dead (1997) ... Marjory
 1996/II Season's Greetings (Short)
 1994 The Bill (TV Series)
Mrs. Clarke
- Mischief (1994) ... Mrs. Clarke
 1974-1976 The Brothers (TV Series)
Gwen Riley
- The Christmas Party (1976) ... Gwen Riley
- The Ordeal (1976) ... Gwen Riley
- The Knock on the Door (1976) ... Gwen Riley
- Out of the Blue (1976) ... Gwen Riley
- The Golden Road (1976) ... Gwen Riley
 1969-1975 The Main Chance (TV Series)
Margaret Castleton
- Coroner's Verdict (1975) ... Margaret Castleton
- War of the Tiger (1975) ... Margaret Castleton
- When There's No Law (1975) ... Margaret Castleton
- No Names (1975) ... Margaret Castleton
- Survival (1975) ... Margaret Castleton
 1974 Microbes and Men (TV Series)
Martha Marquardt
- The Search for the Magic Bullet (1974) ... Martha Marquardt
 1974 The Aweful Mr. Goodall (TV Series)
Ruth Carrick
- Clara (1974) ... Ruth Carrick
 1973 Marked Personal (TV Series)
Valerie Coles
- Episode #1.8 (1973) ... Valerie Coles
- Episode #1.7 (1973) ... Valerie Coles
 1973 Van der Valk (TV Series)
Marlies Kernkamp
- The Rainbow Ends Here (1973) ... Marlies Kernkamp
 1972 Doomwatch (TV Series)
Dr. Margery Becker
- Enquiry (1972) ... Dr. Margery Becker
 1968 Driveway (TV Series)
Pamela Brock
- What About Yourself? (1968) ... Pamela Brock
- A Problem with Harry (1968) ... Pamela Brock
- Meet the Major (1968) ... Pamela Brock
 1968 Detective (TV Series)
Landlady
- The German Song (1968) ... Landlady
 1968 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Jill Mason
- Lucky for Some (1968) ... Jill Mason
 1966 Mrs Thursday (TV Series)
Joyce Goodman
- Call Me Madam? (1966) ... Joyce Goodman
 1966 The Master (TV Series short)
Fish fryer
- World of Disbelief (1966) ... Fish fryer
 1965 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Marge
- One Good Man and True? (1965) ... Marge
 1958-1965 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Barmaid / Parlourmaid
- Giants on Saturday (1965) ... Barmaid
- You Never Can Tell (1958) ... Parlourmaid
 1963 Dimensions of Fear (TV Series)
Miss Reynolds
- Garden of Death (1963) ... Miss Reynolds
- Deltas of Death (1963) ... Miss Reynolds
- Diagram of Death (1963) ... Miss Reynolds
- Thoughts of Death (1963) ... Miss Reynolds
 1957 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Penelope Bain
- Now Let Him Go (1957) ... Penelope Bain
 1956 New Ramps for Old (TV Series)
Barmaid
- Hitched to a Star (1956) ... Barmaid
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Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in George Devine's production of William Shakespeare's play, "The Comedy of Errors", at the Old Vic School Theatre in London, England with Prunella Scales, Joan Plowright, Yvonne Bonnamy, James Vowden, Jerome Willis, Patrick Wymark, Colin Jeavons, Christopher Hancock, John Abineri, Rosalind Knight, Dilys Hamlett, ... See more »
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Trivia:

Her son Matthew Perry played her son in a dramatic interlude in the film Terminus (1961). See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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