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Everley Gregg (1900–1959)

Thin-lipped, dark-haired British character actress who had a penchant for playing nosy neighbours, snivelling sycophants and acidulous spinsters. She was born Eileen Russell-Gregg, trained at RADA and was primarily active on London's West End stage in plays like "Grand Hotel" (1931) and "The Importance of Being Earnest" (1946), among many others. ... See full bio »

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Known For

Brief Encounter Dolly Messiter
Great Expectations Sarah Pocket
The Ghost Goes West Mrs. Gladys Martin
Pygmalion Mrs. Eynsford Hill


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 1959 Deadly Record
Mrs. Mac
 1959 Room at the Top
Mayoress (uncredited)
 1958 Bachelor of Hearts
Lady Don (as Everly Gregg)
 1958 I Accuse!
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1958 Theatre Night (TV Series)
Sister Timpson
- The Happy Man (1958) ... Sister Timpson
 1957 The Sacred Seeds of Tangla Tuk (TV Series)
 1957 Danger List (Short)
Neighbour (as Everly Gregg)
 1957 Mr. Bowling Buys a Newspaper (TV Movie)
Miss Suitar 'Niggs'
 1957 The Ship Was Loaded
Housekeeper (uncredited)
 1957 Brothers in Law
Mrs. Barber
 1957 My Guess Would Be Murder (TV Movie)
Miss Woodman
 1956 The Hostage
Mrs. Barnes
 1956 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Madame Lacoste / Lady Millicent Harringay
- The Bridge (1956) ... Madame Lacoste
- Stolen Face (1956) ... Lady Millicent Harringay
 1956 The Count of Monte Cristo (TV Series)
Madame Lenz
- A Matter of Justice (1956) ... Madame Lenz (as Everly Gregg)
 1956 Theatre Royal (TV Series)
Mabel Howerth
- The Gloves (1956) ... Mabel Howerth
 1953-1956 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Sarah Trowt / Mere Brogard / Charwoman
- Haul for the Shore (II) (1956) ... Sarah Trowt
- The Scarlet Pimpernel (1955) ... Mere Brogard
- Anastasia (1953) ... Charwoman
 1956 The Man Who Never Was
Club Matron (uncredited)
 1956 Tears for Simon
 1954 The Night of the Full Moon
Mrs. Jeans
 1954 The Detective
 1953 Personal Affair
Mrs. Welsh (uncredited)
 1953 Let Us Be True (TV Movie)
Mrs. Fairley
 1952 A Spot of Bother (Short)
 1952 A Sweeping Statement (Short)
 1952 The Promise
Miss Ray
 1952 Moulin Rouge
Disgusted Woman at Salon (uncredited)
 1952 Tess of the D'Urbervilles (TV Movie)
Mrs. Durbeyfield
 1952 Stolen Face
Lady Millicent Harringay
 1951 High Treason
Mrs. Finch-Harvey - Music Club Member (uncredited)
 1951 The Magic Box
Bridegroom's Mother in Wedding Group
 1951 Worm's Eye View
Mrs. Bounty
 1951 The Franchise Affair
Mrs. Jarrett
 1950 Five Angles on Murder
Lipstick Customer (uncredited)
 1950 Stage Fright
Charlotte's Dressmaker (uncredited)
 1950 The Astonished Heart
Miss Harper
 1949 Marry Me
Miss Pilby (uncredited)
 1949 The Huggetts Abroad
Miss Phipps
 1947 The Woman in the Hall
Lady Cloy
 1946 Great Expectations
Sarah Pocket
 1946 I See a Dark Stranger
First Woman on Train
 1946 Showtime
Landlady (uncredited)
 1945 Brief Encounter
Dolly Messiter
 1944 Two Fathers (Short)
 1944 Don't Take It to Heart!
Bus Passenger (uncredited)
 1943 Adventure for Two
Mrs. Flannel
 1943 The Gentle Sex
Miss Simpson
 1942 In Which We Serve
 1942 Uncensored (uncredited)
 1942 Spitfire
Mitchell's Housekeeper (uncredited)
 1941 A Voice in the Night
 1939 Spies of the Air
Emily Madison
 1938 Blondes for Danger
Hetty Hopper
 1938 Pygmalion
Mrs. Eynsford Hill
 1938 The Gay Lord Quex (TV Movie)
 1938 Have You Brought Your Music? (TV Movie)
 1938 Hands Across the Sea (TV Movie)
Honourable Clare Wedderburn
 1937 I, Claudius
Domita, Messalina's mother
 1937 Thunder in the City
 1935 The Ghost Goes West
Mrs. Gladys Martin
 1935 The Scoundrel
Mildred Langwiter (as Everly Gregg)
 1933 The Private Life of Henry VIII
Katherine Parr - The Sixth Wife
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(stage) Private Lives - played Louise in original West End production, Phoenix Theatre, September 1930.

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