Judith Furse (1912–1974)


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Judith Furse was born on March 4, 1912 in Camberley, Surrey, England. She was an actress and producer, known for Black Narcissus (1947), Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1939) and Carry on Spying (1964). She died on August 29, 1974 in Canterbury, Kent, England. See full bio »

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Known For

Black Narcissus Sister Briony
(1947)
(1939)
Carry on Spying Doctor Crow
(1964)
Doomwatch Mary Lincoln
(1971)

Filmography

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 1971 Man in the Wilderness
Nurse
 1971 Doomwatch (TV Series)
Mary Lincoln
- The Inquest (1971) ... Mary Lincoln
 1970 Comedy Playhouse (TV Series)
Muriel Crump
- Haven of Rest (1970) ... Muriel Crump
 1970 London Affair
School Miss-tress
 1969 Sinful Davey
Mary
 1968 Hold on: It's the Dave Clark Five (TV Movie) (uncredited)
 1968 Ukridge (TV Series)
Nurse
- The Accident Syndicate (1968) ... Nurse
 1968 Life with Cooper (TV Series)
Various Roles
- Hobby (1968) ... Various Roles
 1967 The World of Wooster (TV Series)
Miss Vera Sipperley
- Jeeves and the Stand-In for Sippy (1967) ... Miss Vera Sipperley
 1967 The Dirty Dozen
Drunken General's Wife (uncredited)
 1967 Mickey Dunne (TV Series)
Mrs. Beasley
- No Flowers by Request (1967) ... Mrs. Beasley
 1967 Beggar My Neighbour (TV Series)
Dr. Peel
- Keep Taking the Tablets (1967) ... Dr. Peel
 1967 Seven Deadly Virtues (TV Series)
Dame Florence Bullmore
- The Whole Truth (1967) ... Dame Florence Bullmore (voice)
 1967 Turn Out the Lights (TV Series)
Mrs. Foster
- Hail Thee, Aunt Shelmadine (1967) ... Mrs. Foster
 1965-1966 Pardon the Expression (TV Series)
Miss Buxton / Lady Dobson
- The Cup That Cheers (1966) ... Lady Dobson
- The Brain Drain (1965) ... Miss Buxton
- The Headmistress (1965) ... Miss Buxton
 1966 Gypsy Girl
Mrs. Rigby
 1965 It's Not Me: It's Them! (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1965)
 1965 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Mrs. Smith
- The Inside Man (1965) ... Mrs. Smith
 1962-1965 Hugh and I (TV Series)
Lady Sybil Popham
- The Critics (1965) ... Lady Sybil Popham
- A Chain Reaction (1964)
- Brace of Pheasants (1962) ... Lady Sybil Popham
 1964 Carry on Spying
Doctor Crow
 1964 They All Died Laughing
Lady Davidson
 1963 The Sentimental Agent (TV Series)
Miss Smyth Wilberforce
- The Height of Fashion (1963) ... Miss Smyth Wilberforce
 1963 Carry on Cabby
Battleaxe Rider
 1963 Dial RIX (TV Series)
Sadie Enderby
- Rolling Home (1963) ... Sadie Enderby
 1963 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Lady Wittering
- The Snag (1963) ... Lady Wittering
 1963 Walter and Connie (TV Series)
Wife
 1959-1963 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Mrs. Hart-Pulbright / Florence Dana Moorhead / Georgiana Tidman
- The Kidnapping of Mary Smith (1963) ... Mrs. Hart-Pulbright
- I Remember Mama (1961) ... Florence Dana Moorhead
- Dandy Dick (1959) ... Georgiana Tidman
 1963 The Swingin' Maiden
Mrs. Webb
 1962 Live Now - Pay Later
Mrs. Ackroyd (as Judith Furze)
 1962 Citizen James (TV Series)
 1962 Saki (TV Mini Series)
Crispina Umberleigh
- Episode #1.8 (1962) ... Crispina Umberleigh
 1962 I Thank a Fool
1st Wardress
 1962 BBC Sunday-Night Play (TV Series)
W.P. Sgt Bottle
- Brian Rix Presents #15: A Clear Case (1962) ... W.P. Sgt Bottle
 1962 The Rag Trade (TV Series)
Mrs. Morley
- The Thief (1962) ... Mrs. Morley
 1962 Postman's Knock
Station Mistress (uncredited)
 1961 In the Doghouse
Massage Woman
 1961 Sykes and A... (TV Series)
 1961 A Weekend with Lulu
Mme. Bon-Bon
 1961 Carry on Regardless
Headmistress
 1960 The Odd Man (TV Series)
Miss Cray
- Episode #1.7 (1960) ... Miss Cray
- Episode #1.4 (1960) ... Miss Cray
- The Runnable Stay (1960) ... Miss Cray
- Episode #1.1 (1960) ... Miss Cray
 1960 Not a Hope in Hell
Miss Appleton
 1960 Sands of the Desert
Yasmin
 1960 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Octavia Spriggs
- Episode #1.348 (1960) ... Octavia Spriggs
- Episode #1.347 (1960) ... Octavia Spriggs
- Episode #1.344 (1960) ... Octavia Spriggs
- Episode #1.343 (1960) ... Octavia Spriggs
 1960 Somerset Maugham Hour (TV Series)
Frank Hickson
 1960 Holiday in Spain
Miss Leonard
 1959 Serious Charge
Miss Langton - Probation Officer
 1958 Further Up the Creek
Chief Wren
 1957 Blue Murder at St. Trinian's
Dame Maud Hackshaw
 1957 Doctor at Large
Mrs. Digby - Innkeeper
 1955 The Cockleshell Heroes
W.V.S. Woman
 1955 Spider's Web (TV Movie)
Mildred Peake
 1954 Mad About Men
Viola
 1953 A Day to Remember
Lady in Charge of Party (uncredited)
 1953 The Heart of the Matter
Dr. Sykes (uncredited)
 1953 Little Red Monkey (TV Movie)
Miss Hale
 1952 Vampire Over London
Freda
 1952 I Believe in You
Policewoman Jones (uncredited)
 1951 The Six Men
Captain Emsley
 1951 The Man in the White Suit
Nurse Gamage
 1951 The Browning Version
Mrs. Williamson
 1951 A Tale of Five Women
One of the 'Peggy Brown's (uncredited)
 1949 Naughty Arlette
Miss Adams
 1949 Dear Mr. Prohack
Laura Postern
 1949 Helter Skelter
Mrs. Martin
 1949 Marry Me
Statuesque Woman (uncredited)
 1949 The Case of Thomas Pyke (TV Movie)
Boo
 1948 It's Hard to Be Good
Sister Taylor (uncredited)
 1948 Bond Street
Miss Lane (uncredited)
 1948 One Night with You
Second Writer
 1947 Black Narcissus
Sister Briony
 1947 While the Sun Shines
Female Receptionist
 1946 Pool of Contentment (Short)
 1946 Quiet Weekend
Ella Spender
 1945 Johnny Frenchman
Jane Matthews
 1944 Her Man Gilbey
Elise Batter-Jones
 1944 A Canterbury Tale
Dorothy Bird
 1939 First Stop North (TV Movie)
Bill (Fata)
 1939 Goodbye, Mr. Chips
Flora
 1938 Goodness, How Sad! (TV Movie)
Christine Lawford
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Self (1 credit)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in Jean Anouilh's play, "Thieves' Carnival," at the Arts Theatre Club in London, England with John Laurie, Harold Lang, Robin Bailey, Wyndham Goldie, Maxine Audley, David Bird, Gerald Harper, and Tutte Lemkow in the cast. Roy Rich was director. John Hotchkis was musical director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Judith Furze

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)

Parents:

Furse, William

Relatives:

Roger K. Furse (sibling) | See more »
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Trivia:

Studied acting at the Old Vic in 1932. See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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