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Ada Reeve (1874–1966)

Ada Reeve was born on March 3, 1874 in London, England as Adelaide Mary Isaacs. She was an actress, known for Night and the City (1950), Nicholas Nickleby (1957) and Mr. Gladstone (1947). She was married to [Albert] Wilfred Cotton (actor) and Joseph Gilbert Fleetwood (aka Bert Gilbert). She died on October 5, 1966 in London. See full bio »


(age 92) in London, England, UK

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Known For

Night and the City Molly the Flower Lady
Nicholas Nickleby Peg Sliderskew
Mr. Gladstone Queen Victoria
Meet Me at Dawn Mathilde - the Concierge


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 1957 Nicholas Nickleby (TV Series)
Peg Sliderskew
- Episode #1.9 (1957) ... Peg Sliderskew
- Episode #1.8 (1957) ... Peg Sliderskew
 1957 A Novel Affair
Old Woman
 1956 Eyewitness
Mrs. Hudson
 1956 Theatre Royal (TV Series)
Mrs. Phelps
- Bride Wore an Opal Ring (1956) ... Mrs. Phelps
 1953 Terror on a Train
Old Lady (uncredited)
 1952 I Believe in You
Mrs. Crockett
 1950 Night and the City
Molly the Flower Lady
 1949 Dear Mr. Prohack
Mrs. Griggs
 1947 When the Bough Breaks
2nd Landlady
 1947 Mr. Gladstone (TV Movie)
Queen Victoria
 1947 Meet Me at Dawn
Mathilde - the Concierge
 1944 They Came to a City
Mrs Barley
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 1956-1962 This Is Your Life (TV Series documentary)
- Joe Filliston (1962) ... Self
- Harry Welchman (1960) ... Self
- Albert Whelan (1957) ... Self
- Flashback (1957) ... Self
- Ada Reeve (1956) ... Self
 1957 Alan Melville Takes You from A-Z (TV Series)
- R (1957) ... Self
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 1989 Efftee Entertainers (Video)
Self (segment: Miss Ada Reeve: Comedienne)

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From a theatrical family, her father was an actor, Charles Reeves (Samuel Isaacs), and her mother a dancer, Harriet Saunders (Harriet Seaman). See more »

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