Jane Downs (I) (1935–2015)


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Jane Downs was born on January 22, 1935 in Bromley, Kent, England as Jane M. Downs. She was an actress, known for A Night to Remember (1958), Batman: Mask of the Phantasm (1993) and Played Upon a Stage (1959). She was married to Terence Alexander and Gerald Harper. She died on May 20, 2015 in London, England. See full bio »

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(age 80) in London, England, UK

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Known For

A Night to Remember Mrs. Sylvia Lightoller
(1958)
Batman: Mask of the Phantasm Additional Voices
(1993)
Played Upon a Stage Kate Hardcastle
(1960)
Jeeves and Wooster Lady Glossop
(1990-1991)

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 2003 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Dixie Goff
- A Talent for Life (2003) ... Dixie Goff
 1995 Pie in the Sky
Traffic Reporter
 1994 Ain't Misbehavin (TV Series)
Clive's Mother
- Episode #1.5 (1994) ... Clive's Mother
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... Clive's Mother
 1993 Batman: Mask of the Phantasm
Additional Voices (voice)
 1993 The Bill (TV Series)
Irene Gaitskill
- What a Pair (1993) ... Irene Gaitskill
 1993 Heartbeat (TV Series)
Edna Plummer
- Missing (1993) ... Edna Plummer
 1993 You, Me and It (TV Mini-Series)
Joyce
- Episode #1.3 (1993) ... Joyce
- Episode #1.2 (1993) ... Joyce
- Episode #1.1 (1993) ... Joyce
 1991 Bergerac (TV Series)
Petra Crowe-Smith
- All for Love (1991) ... Petra Crowe-Smith
 1991 Waiting for God (TV Series)
Daisy
- Daisy Takes Charge (1991) ... Daisy
- The Partition (1991) ... Daisy
 1991 James Bond Jr. (TV Series) (voice)
 1990-1991 Jeeves and Wooster (TV Series)
Lady Glossop
- The Mysterious Stranger (or, Kidnapped) (1991) ... Lady Glossop
- The Con (or, Pearls Mean Tears) (1991) ... Lady Glossop
 1991 The Darling Buds of May (TV Series)
Countess Czernikov
- When the Green Woods Laugh: Part 2 (1991) ... Countess Czernikov
- When the Green Woods Laugh: Part 1 (1991) ... Countess Czernikov
 1988 Screenplay (TV Series)
Mrs. Wilson
- Starlings (1988) ... Mrs. Wilson
 1987 Harry's Kingdom (TV Movie)
Miriam Jacobs
 1987 The Bretts (TV Series)
Elsie Carstairs
- Grand Finale (1987) ... Elsie Carstairs
 1985 Juliet Bravo (TV Series)
Barbara Walker
- Keys (1985) ... Barbara Walker
 1982 The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Nickleby / Miss Green
- Part 4 (1982) ... Mrs. Nickleby / Miss Green
- Part 3 (1982) ... Mrs. Nickleby / Miss Green
- Part 2 (1982) ... Mrs. Nickleby
- Part 1 (1982) ... Mrs. Nickleby / Miss Green
 1982 Claire (TV Mini-Series)
Emma Williamson
- Episode #1.6 (1982) ... Emma Williamson
- Episode #1.5 (1982) ... Emma Williamson
- Episode #1.3 (1982) ... Emma Williamson
- Episode #1.2 (1982) ... Emma Williamson
- Episode #1.1 (1982) ... Emma Williamson
 1976-1977 Happy Ever After (TV Series)
Sybil Henderson / Sybil
- Never Boring (1977) ... Sybil Henderson
- Lucy's Present (1976) ... Sybil
 1968-1973 Ooh La La! (TV Series)
Lucienne / Ninette
- Paying the Piper (1973) ... Lucienne
- What a Wedding (1968) ... Ninette
 1973 Late Night Theatre (TV Series)
Edwina
- The Old Days (1973) ... Edwina
 1969 Theatre Date (TV Series)
Liz Walford
- The Secretary Bird (1969) ... Liz Walford
 1968 ITV Playhouse (TV Series)
Constance Williams
- Murder: A Professional Job (1968) ... Constance Williams
 1966-1967 Thirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series)
Nora Johnson / Megan Pritchard
- You Meet All Sorts (1967) ... Nora Johnson
- A Letter from the Country (1966) ... Megan Pritchard
 1967 Z Cars (TV Series)
Joy Sutton
- Play It Hot, Play It Cool: Part 2 (1967) ... Joy Sutton
- Play It Hot, Play It Cool: Part 1 (1967) ... Joy Sutton
 1965 Out of the Unknown (TV Series)
Diana Harrow
- Some Lapse of Time (1965) ... Diana Harrow
 1965 Front Page Story (TV Series)
Helen Boyd
- The Shake-Up (1965) ... Helen Boyd
 1965 Darling
Julie (as Jane Downes)
 1965 The Sullavan Brothers (TV Series)
Sarah Drayton
- Insufficient Evidence (1965) ... Sarah Drayton
 1964 Thorndyke (TV Series)
Mrs. Crofton
- The Mysterious Visitor (1964) ... Mrs. Crofton
 1964 Story Parade (TV Series)
Janet Links
- A Travelling Woman (1964) ... Janet Links
 1963 Corrigan Blake (TV Series)
Jane Stewart
- Lady Bird (1963) ... Jane Stewart
 1960-1962 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Audrey Blake / Audrey Dawson
- Episode #1.561 (1962) ... Audrey Dawson
- Episode #1.559 (1962) ... Audrey Dawson
- Episode #1.514 (1962) ... Audrey Dawson
- Episode #1.510 (1962) ... Audrey Dawson
- Episode #1.462 (1961) ... Audrey Dawson
 1962 Boeing-Boeing (TV Movie)
Judith
 1960 Played Upon a Stage (TV Series)
Kate Hardcastle
- She Stoops to Conquer (1960) ... Kate Hardcastle
 1958 A Night to Remember
Mrs. Sylvia Lightoller
 1958 Saturday Playhouse (TV Series)
Jane Godfrey
- Carry On, Admiral (1958) ... Jane Godfrey
 1958 Pride and Prejudice (TV Series)
Elizabeth Bennet
- Episode #1.6 (1958) ... Elizabeth Bennet
- Episode #1.5 (1958) ... Elizabeth Bennet
- Episode #1.4 (1958) ... Elizabeth Bennet
- Episode #1.3 (1958) ... Elizabeth Bennet
- Episode #1.2 (1958) ... Elizabeth Bennet
 1957 Sword of Freedom (TV Series)
Violetta
- Violetta (1957) ... Violetta
 1957 Theatre Night (TV Series)
Veronique
- Nekrassov (1957) ... Veronique
 1957 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Mary Grayson
- It Pays to Advertise (1957) ... Mary Grayson
 1956 Boyd Q.C. (TV Series)
 1954 Both Ends Meet (TV Movie)
Clarissa Davenport

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She acted in Terence Rattigan's play, "Man and Boy", at the Queen's Theatre in London, England with Charles Boyer, Austin Willis and Geoffrey Keen in the cast. Michael Benthall was the director. See more »

Alternate Names:

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Has a daughter, Sarah Jane Harper, with Gerald Harper. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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