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Sylvia Kay was born in 1936 in Altrincham, Cheshire, England as Sylvia M. Kay. She is an actress, known for Wake in Fright (1971), Just Good Friends (1983) and The Adventures of Robin Hood (1955). She has been married to Christopher H. Douglas since 1987. She was previously married to Ted Kotcheff. See full bio »

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Known For

Wake in Fright
Wake in Fright Janette Hynes
(1971)
Just Good Friends
Just Good Friends Mrs. Warrender / Daphne Warrender
(1983-1986)
The Adventures of Robin Hood
The Adventures of Robin Hood Alison / Barmaid
(1957)
The Avengers
The Avengers Matron
(1968)

Filmography

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 1996-1997 Dalziel and Pascoe (TV Series)
Mary Soper / Mrs. Mary Soper / Ellie's Mother
- Exit Lines (1997) ... Mary Soper
- A Killing Kindness (1997) ... Mrs. Mary Soper
- An Autumn Shroud (1996) ... Ellie's Mother
 1996 Expert Witness (TV Series documentary)
Pat Stevens
- The Answer's in the Soil (1996) ... Pat Stevens
 1995 Time After Time (TV Series)
Evelyn
- Sevarance Pay (1995) ... Evelyn
 1993 Woof! (TV Series)
Mrs Prudence Smythe
- Look Out Behind You (1993) ... Mrs Prudence Smythe
 1993 Jeeves and Wooster (TV Series)
Mrs Trotter
 1991 Titmuss Regained (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Titmuss
 1991 The Bill (TV Series)
Mrs. Beasant
- Every Mother's Son (1991) ... Mrs. Beasant
 1990 Come Home Charlie and Face Them (TV Mini-Series)
Gwladys Rhys-Jones
- Part 3 (1990) ... Gwladys Rhys-Jones
- Part 2 (1990) ... Gwladys Rhys-Jones
- Part 1 (1990) ... Gwladys Rhys-Jones
 1983-1986 Just Good Friends (TV Series)
Mrs. Warrender / Daphne Warrender
- The Wedding (1986) ... Daphne Warrender
- Employment Prospects (1986) ... Daphne Warrender
- The Witness (1986) ... Daphne Warrender
- Juanita (1986) ... Daphne Warrender
- Paris (1986) ... Daphne Warrender
 1986 Paradise Postponed (TV Mini-Series)
Elsie Titmuss
- The Simcox Inheritance (1986) ... Elsie Titmuss
- The Gods of the Copy Book Headings (1986) ... Elsie Titmuss
- And a Happy New Year to You, Too! (1986) ... Elsie Titmuss
- The Lost Leader (1986) ... Elsie Titmuss
- Living in the Past (1986) ... Elsie Titmuss
 1985 Minder (TV Series)
Mrs. Hurst
- Give Us This Day Arthur Daley's Bread (1985) ... Mrs. Hurst
 1980-1983 Shelley (TV Series)
Isobel / Isobel Shelly / Isobel Shelley
- Dry Dreams (1983) ... Isobel
- Dearly Beloved (1980) ... Isobel Shelly
- Owner Occupiers (1980) ... Isobel Shelley
 1983 Storyboard (TV Series)
Phyllis Moorhead
- Secrets (1983) ... Phyllis Moorhead
 1982 Coming Out of the Ice (TV Movie)
Rose Herman
 1981 Only When I Laugh (TV Series)
Clare Butterfield
- Postman's Knock (1981) ... Clare Butterfield
 1981 Nanny (TV Series)
Margery Fisher
- A Birdless Cage (1981) ... Margery Fisher
- Waifs and Strays (1981) ... Margery Fisher
 1976-1981 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series)
Holland Park / Mrs. Travers
- A Last Visitor for Mr. Hugh Peter (1981) ... Holland Park
- Dad (1976) ... Mrs. Travers
 1981 Sunday Night Thriller (TV Series)
Mrs. Davis
- Dark Secret: Part 2 (1981) ... Mrs. Davis
- Dark Secret: Part 1 (1981) ... Mrs. Davis
 1978-1980 Mixed Blessings (TV Series)
Annie Simpson
- Away from It All (1980) ... Annie Simpson
- You're Going to Have a What! (1978) ... Annie Simpson
- Your Money or Your Life (1978) ... Annie Simpson
- Thou Shalt Deny Me (1978) ... Annie Simpson
- My Chap's Got Work (1978) ... Annie Simpson
 1979 The Professionals (TV Series)
Frances Cottingham
- A Hiding to Nothing (1979) ... Frances Cottingham
 1971-1979 Play for Today (TV Series)
Sylvia / Augustias / Judge / ...
- Even Solomon (1979) ... Sylvia
- The House of Bernarda Alba (1976) ... Augustias
- The Jumping Bean Bag (1976) ... Judge
- Skin Deep (1971) ... Doris Muddiman
 1979 Border Country (TV Series)
Mrs. Somers
- Country Dance (1979) ... Mrs. Somers
 1979 Kids (TV Series)
Mrs. Dawson
- Michael and Liam (1979) ... Mrs. Dawson
 1979 Oresteia (TV Mini-Series)
2nd Fury
- Furies (1979) ... 2nd Fury
 1978 BBC2 Play of the Week (TV Series)
Nellie Harris
- Fearless Frank (1978) ... Nellie Harris
 1978 Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe?
Reporter (uncredited)
 1977 The Sunday Drama (TV Series)
Sylvia Hurley
- Happy Returns (1977) ... Sylvia Hurley
 1977 Television Club (TV Series)
Gypsy
- A Place Like Home: Pud (1977) ... Gypsy
 1974-1976 Rooms (TV Series)
Dorothy Lawson
- Dorothy and Clive: Compilation (1976) ... Dorothy Lawson
- Susan: Compilation (1975) ... Dorothy Lawson
- Leslie and Lane: Part 2 (1975) ... Dorothy Lawson
- Leslie and Lane: Part 1 (1975) ... Dorothy Lawson
- Arthur and Rowena: Part 2 (1975) ... Dorothy Lawson
 1972-1975 Crown Court (TV Series)
Margaret Terson / Marianne Strauss
- Espionage: Part 3 (1972) ... Margaret Terson
- Espionage: Part 2 (1972) ... Margaret Terson
- Espionage: Part 1 (1972) ... Margaret Terson
 1974 The Compliment (TV Movie)
Bettina
 1974 Seven Faces of Woman (TV Series)
Polly
- Polly Put the Kettle On (1974) ... Polly
 1974 Shoulder to Shoulder (TV Mini-Series)
Ellen
- The Pankhursts (1974) ... Ellen
 1969-1973 Omnibus (TV Series documentary)
Caroline / Sara Hennell / Dorothy Wordsworth
- The Runaway (1973) ... Caroline
- The Woman from the Shadows (1969) ... Dorothy Wordsworth
 1973 Late Night Theatre (TV Series)
Chloe
- Family Tree (1973) ... Chloe
 1964-1973 Z Cars (TV Series)
Beryl / Jane / Mrs. Fry
- Defection (1973) ... Jane
- Rules of the Game: Part 2 (1971) ... Beryl
- Rules of the Game: Part 1 (1971) ... Beryl
- Whistle and Come Home (1964) ... Mrs. Fry
 1972 Dead of Night (TV Series)
Margaret
- The Exorcism (1972) ... Margaret
 1972 Spy Trap (TV Series)
Susan Barry
- Package Deal, Part 4 (1972) ... Susan Barry
- Package Deal, Part 3 (1972) ... Susan Barry
- Package Deal, Part 2 (1972) ... Susan Barry
- Package Deal, Part 1 (1972) ... Susan Barry
 1971 Wake in Fright
Janette Hynes
 1971 Budgie (TV Series)
Eileen
- Grandee Hotel (1971) ... Eileen
 1970 ITV Saturday Night Theatre (TV Series)
Petra Flintoff
- Wolly Wenpol, the Complete Works (1970) ... Petra Flintoff
 1969 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Tess Duncan
- No Love Lost (1969) ... Tess Duncan
 1969 Strange Report (TV Series)
Mrs. Llewellyn
- Report 0649: Skeleton - Let Sleeping Heroes Lie (1969) ... Mrs. Llewellyn (as Sylvia Kaye)
 1969 The Expert (TV Series)
Wilma Franklin
- Lie Down, You're Dead (1969) ... Wilma Franklin
 1968 The Avengers (TV Series)
Matron
- You'll Catch Your Death (1968) ... Matron
 1968 The Revenue Men (TV Series)
Dorothy Munro
- The Gentle Bootleggers (1968) ... Dorothy Munro
 1968 Public Eye (TV Series)
Marie Ainsworth
- The Bromsgrove Venus (1968) ... Marie Ainsworth
 1967 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series)
Blanche Stroeve
- The Moon and Sixpence (1967) ... Blanche Stroeve
 1966 The Informer (TV Series)
Ruth Taubman
- Two for Joy (1966) ... Ruth Taubman
- One for Sorrow (1966) ... Ruth Taubman
 1966 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
Dorcas Hume
- The Legacy (1966) ... Dorcas Hume
 1966 The Rat Catchers (TV Series)
Rowena Blythe
- The Edge of Disaster (1966) ... Rowena Blythe
 1965 Rapture
Genevieve
 1965 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Poppy
- And Did Those Feet? (1965) ... Poppy
 1965 Story Parade (TV Series)
Norma Horton
- The Make-Believe Man (1965) ... Norma Horton
 1964-1965 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
Sharon Richards / Mrs. Duchemin (Lady MacMaster) / Mrs. Duchemin / ...
- A Little Winter Love (1965) ... Sharon Richards
- Parade's End #2: No More Parades (1964) ... Mrs. Duchemin (Lady MacMaster)
- Parade's End #1: Some Do Not (1964) ... Mrs. Duchemin
- The Seekers #3: The Materialists (1964) ... Margorzata
 1961-1964 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Helen / Margaret Paisley
- Finger on the Balance (1964) ... Helen
- Countdown at Woomera (1961) ... Margaret Paisley
 1964 Espionage (TV Series)
Ellen
- Medal for a Turned Coat (1964) ... Ellen
 1963 That Kind of Girl
Mrs. Millar
 1962 Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series)
Mrs. Neilson
- Episode #1.550 (1962) ... Mrs. Neilson
- Episode #1.549 (1962) ... Mrs. Neilson
 1960-1962 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Mary Greevey / Sheila
- The Hard Knock (1962) ... Mary Greevey
- My Representative (1960) ... Sheila
 1962 Maigret (TV Series)
Monique Thouret
- Murder on Monday (1962) ... Monique Thouret
 1961 Tales of Mystery (TV Series)
Marion
- The Woman's Ghost Story (1961) ... Marion
 1960 Armchair Mystery Theatre (TV Series)
Kitty Morgan
- False Witness (1960) ... Kitty Morgan
 1959-1960 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Anne Marshall
- The Big Night (1960)
- The Silk Purse (1959) ... Anne Marshall
 1957 Kill Me Tomorrow
Nurse
 1957 The Adventures of Robin Hood (TV Series)
Alison / Barmaid
- The Borrowed Baby (1957) ... Alison
- The Shell Game (1957) ... Barmaid

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