8 wins & 7 nominations.
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Appeared in George Bernard Shaw
's play, "Back to Methuselah," in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England, with Derek Jacobi
, Louise Purnell
, Judy Wilson, Frank Wylie, Robert Lang, Ronald Pickup
, Gillian Barge
, Philip Locke, Paul Curran
, Gerald James, Bernard Gallagher, Jeanne Watts
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Dame Joan Plowright
5' 4½" (1.64 m)
Did You Know?
If a man is touched by genius, he is not an ordinary person. He doesn't lead an ordinary life. He has extremes of behaviour which you understand and you just find a way not to be swept overboard by his demons. - On Laurence Olivier
She was awarded CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 1970 Queen's New Year Honours List for her services to drama.
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