She acted in the Repertoire Season at the National Theatre in their final performances at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Laurence Olivier, John Gielgud, Ralph Richardson, Albert Finney, Peggy Ashcroft, Frank Finlay, Diana Rigg, Angela Lansbury, Denis Quilley, Simon Ward, Diana Quick, Alan Webb, David Yelland, ...
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Dandy became a 60s TV star in middle age with the British comedy classic Till Death Us Do Part
(1965) in which she played Else Garnett, the beleaguered wife of Alf Garnett, a cranky, bigoted type. The series caught fire and an American version was produced in the 70s, All in the Family
(1971), with Jean Stapleton
's Edith Bunker, Dandy's counterpart.