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Greta Gynt (1916–2000)


Glamourous, blonde, Norwegian actress who added a sparkle to British movies. Greta Gynt usually played a leading part, and remained at the top of the British cinema from the late 1930s through to the 40s. An opportunity for Greta to experience a Hollywood career came in the early 1950s, but it was too late. She had sadly lost most of the sparkle ... See full bio »

Died:

(age 83) in London, England, UK

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Known For

Take My Life Philippa Shelley
(1947)
The Human Monster Diana Stuart
(1939)
The Ringer Cora Ann Milton
(1952)
The Calendar Wenda Panniford
(1948)

Filmography

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 1964 The Runaway
Anita Peshkin
 1960 Bluebeard's Ten Honeymoons
Jeanette
 1959 The Witness
May
 1959 The Crowning Touch
Rosie
 1958 The Invisible Man (TV Series)
Sonia Vasa
- Shadow on the Screen (1958) ... Sonia Vasa
 1958 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Clotilde Dumesnil / Mrs. Hyland
- Parisienne (1958) ... Clotilde Dumesnil
- The Boy About the Place (1958) ... Mrs. Hyland
 1957 The Strange Case of Dr. Manning
Annette Manning
 1957 The Gay Cavalier (TV Series)
Julia / Julia Peckstaff
- Return of the Nightingale (1957) ... Julia
- Flight of the Nightingale (1957) ... Julia
- Springtime for Julia (1957) ... Julia Peckstaff
 1957 Electrode 93 (TV Series)
Carol Quorum
- The Testament of Dr. Quorum (1957) ... Carol Quorum
 1957 She Played with Fire
Vere Litchen
 1953-1957 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series)
Mrs. Ludlow / Carla / Sylvia Fields / ...
- Bulldog Drummond and 'The Ludlow Affair' (1957) ... Mrs. Ludlow
- A Borderline Case (1955) ... Carla
- Sylvia (1953) ... Sylvia Fields
 1957 Aggie (TV Series)
Baroness Demult
- Berlin Story (1957) ... Baroness Demult
 1956 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series)
Lady Margaret
- The Friar's Pilgrimage (1956) ... Lady Margaret
 1956 My Wife's Family
Gloria Marsh
 1956 Chevron Hall of Stars (TV Series)
- Disappearance (1956)
 1950-1956 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Annette / Baroness Anna Ostermann / Sister Marie / ...
- Epitaph (1956) ... Annette
- Such Men Are Dangerous (1954) ... Baroness Anna Ostermann
- It Is Midnight, Dr. Schweitzer (1953) ... Sister Marie
- Summer Lightning (1950) ... Jacqueline Peyel
 1956 Alfred Marks Time (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1956)
 1955 Navy Heroes
Mary Griffin
 1955 See How They Run
Penelope Toop
 1955 Dead on Time (Short)
 1955 The Unguarded Hour (TV Movie)
Lady Yvonne Dearden
 1954 The Last Moment
Sarah (segment: 'The Last Moment')
 1954 Devil's Harbor
Peggy Mason
 1954 Forbidden Cargo
Mme. Simonetta
 1953 Three Steps in the Dark
Sophy Burgoyne
 1953 It Is Midnight, Doctor Schweitzer (TV Movie)
Sister Marie
 1952 The Ringer
Cora Ann Milton
 1952 Whispering Smith vs. Scotland Yard
Louise Balfour
 1951 Soldiers Three
Crenshaw
 1951 La rivale dell'imperatrice
Contessa Loradona Campaniello
 1951 Lucky Nick Cain
Claudette
 1950 Shadow of the Eagle
Countess Loradona Camponiello
 1949 Dangerous Corner (TV Movie)
Freda Caplan
 1948 Mr. Perrin and Mr. Traill
Isabel Lester
 1948 The Calendar
Wenda Panniford
 1948 Easy Money
Pat (segment The Night Club Story)
 1947 Take My Life
Philippa Shelley
 1947 Dear Murderer
Vivien Warren
 1946 London Town
Mrs. Eve Barry
 1944 Mr. Emmanuel
Elsie Silver
 1943 It's That Man Again
Stella Ferris
 1943 Tomorrow We Live
Marie Duchesne
 1941 The Common Touch
Sylvia Meadows
 1940 Room for Two
Hilda Westby
 1940 Two for Danger
Diana
 1940 Bulldog Sees It Through
Jane Sinclair
 1940 Crook's Tour
La Palermo
 1940 The Middle Watch
Mary Carlton
 1940/I She Couldn't Say No
Frankie Barnes
 1939 The Arsenal Stadium Mystery
Gwen Lee
 1939 The Human Monster
Diana Stuart
 1939 Too Dangerous to Live
Marjorie
 1938 The Last Barricade
Maria
 1938 Sexton Blake and the Hooded Terror
Mademoiselle Julie
 1938 Boys Will Be Girls
Roberta (as Greta Woxholt)
 1938 Second Best Bed
Yvonne
 1937 The Last Curtain
Julie
 1935 It Happened in Paris
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1934 The Song to Her
Kaj Klint
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Personal Details

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Alternate Names:

Greta Woxholt

Spouse:

Frederick Moore  (his death)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

"I'm utterly bored with this femme fatale business." (1955)

Trivia:

Her picture was widely seen when she turned up to meet the Queen, at the Royal Film Performance, wearing a silver lamé strapless gown, with silver hair, silver osprey feathers and a silver fox coat. See more »

Nickname:

Mrs Moore

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