BAFTA Film Award.
2 wins & 7 nominations.
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Madame Schirmer (as Frances De La Tour)
Mrs. Maud Dane Calthrop
Miss Ruth Jones (as Frances De La Tour)
She acted in Neil Simon's play, "Brighton Beach Memoirs," in a British National Theatre production at the Lyttelton Theatre in London, England with Steven Mackintosh, Alison Fiske, Belinda Buckley, Robert Glenister, and Harry Towb in the cast. Michael Rudman was director.
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Frances De La Tour | Frances De la Tour
5' 7" (1.7 m)
Did You Know?
I didn't think that Rising Damp
(1974) would have quite the longevity it's enjoying actually. At the time we knew it was good because it was very well written by Eric Chappell
, and he wrote characters as well as situations. In fact, very little situation happens in this particular situation comedy, it's character based. And we knew it was good but there were a lot of very popular and good sitcoms...
Had her scenes from Love Actually
(2003) cut from the final film. They feature in the DVD extras. She played the lesbian lover of the school headmistress played by Anne Reid