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Mavis Villiers (1911–1976)


Mavis Villiers was born on January 18, 1911 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia as Mavis Clare Cooney. She was an actress, known for Suddenly, Last Summer (1959), Anne of Green Gables (1952) and Saloon Bar (1940). She was married to Captain Donald E. Miller. She died in March 1976 in London, England. See full bio »

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(age 65) in London, England, UK

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Known For

Suddenly, Last Summer
Suddenly, Last Summer Miss Foxhill
(1959)
Anne of Green Gables
Anne of Green Gables Lucilla Harris
(1952)
Saloon Bar
Saloon Bar Joan
(1940)
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre Belle / Kitty Packard / Mabel / Mrs. Rogers
(1951-1956)

Filmography

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 1977 Philadelphia, Here I Come
Liz Sweeney
 1974 Mousey (TV Movie)
Martha
 1973 No Sex Please: We're British
American Lady
 1973 Baxter!
Woman in Aircraft
 1972 Straight on Till Morning
Indian Princess
 1971 Kate (TV Series)
Henriette
- Good and Proper (1971) ... Henriette
 1970-1971 From a Bird's Eye View (TV Series)
Mrs. Pontingford / Peggy
- The Hate-In (1971)
- Witness for the Persecution (1971) ... Mrs. Pontingford
- The Difficult Passenger (1970) ... Peggy
 1969 Plays of Today (TV Series)
Belle Thomas
- The English Boy (1969) ... Belle Thomas
 1969 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Mrs. Flowers
- Sling Your Hook (1969) ... Mrs. Flowers
 1969 Armchair Theatre (TV Series)
Mrs. Pendergast
- On Vacation (1969) ... Mrs. Pendergast
 1968 Mogul (TV Series)
Mrs. Wilcox
- Cut Off Whose Nose (1968) ... Mrs. Wilcox
 1966 Promise Her Anything
Rusty's Mother
 1966 Theatre 625 (TV Series)
Madame Parpalaid
- Doctor Knock (1966) ... Madame Parpalaid
 1965 Front Page Story (TV Series)
Alice Bannister
- The £150,000 Win (1965) ... Alice Bannister
 1965 The Saint (TV Series)
The Texas Mother
- The Happy Suicide (1965) ... The Texas Mother
 1964 Meet the Wife (TV Series)
Mabel Willett
- The Business Dinner (1964) ... Mabel Willett
 1964 First Night (TV Series)
Gloria Bunt
- Goodbye, Gloria, Goodbye (1964) ... Gloria Bunt
 1963 Harry's Girls (TV Series)
Mrs. Harriet Waterman
- His Highness (1963) ... Mrs. Harriet Waterman
 1963 Taxi! (TV Series)
Mona
 1963 The Haunting
Landlady (uncredited)
 1963 Jezebel ex UK (TV Series)
Jean Carpendale
- The Long Cool Drop (1963) ... Jean Carpendale
- Sister Ship (1963)
 1963 The Human Jungle (TV Series)
Valerie's mother
- Thin Ice (1963) ... Valerie's mother (uncredited)
 1963 Zero One (TV Series)
Mrs. Morgan
- Danger on Cloud Seven (1963) ... Mrs. Morgan
 1962 The Boys
Celia Barker
 1961 The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone
Mrs. Coogan
 1961 It's a Square World (TV Series)
Various Characters
- Episode #2.3 (1961) ... Various Characters
 1961 Victim
Madge
 1957-1960 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series)
Dot / Patty Benedict / The Woman
- The Accomplices (1960) ... Dot
- The Big Knife (1958) ... Patty Benedict
- Death of a Salesman (1957) ... The Woman
 1960 The Four Just Men (TV Series)
Louise
- Justice for Gino (1960) ... Louise
 1960 A Touch of Larceny
Adele Parrish
 1959 Suddenly, Last Summer
Miss Foxhill
 1959 The Mouse That Roared
Telephone Operator (uncredited)
 1958 The Vise (TV Series)
Lili Martin
- Death Has Three Faces (1958) ... Lili Martin
 1957 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Sonya
- Goodwill to Men (1957) ... Sonya
 1957 Educated Evans (TV Series)
Florrie Beaches
- The Proud Horse (1957) ... Florrie Beaches
 1951-1956 BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series)
Belle / Mrs. Rogers / Mabel / ...
- Ah, Wilderness! (1956) ... Belle
- Halcyon Days (1954) ... Mrs. Rogers
- Three Men on a Horse (1954) ... Mabel
- Dinner at Eight (1951) ... Kitty Packard
 1956 The Adventures of Annabel (TV Series)
The Princess
- Fair Exchange (1956) ... The Princess
 1954 Time Is My Enemy
Gladys
 1954 The Dancing Bear (TV Series)
Emily Bonehart
- Josef (1954) ... Emily Bonehart
 1954 Rheingold Theatre (TV Series)
Desiree
- A Lesson in Love (1954) ... Desiree
 1953 Frankie and Johnny (TV Movie)
Nelly Bly
 1952 Too Many Detectives (Short)
 1952 Anne of Green Gables (TV Series)
Lucilla Harris
- Great-Aunt Josephine (1952) ... Lucilla Harris
 1952 Silk, Satin, Cotton, Rags (TV Series)
Mrs. Baxter
- Silk (1952) ... Mrs. Baxter
 1952 I Believe in You
Prostitute (uncredited)
 1952 The Inch Man (TV Series)
Mary Kendall
- Title Fight (1952) ... Mary Kendall
 1951 Two for a Pair (TV Movie)
Cora Lane
 1951 The Bell Family (TV Series)
Aunt Rose
- The School Play (1951) ... Aunt Rose
- Angus's Birthday (1951) ... Aunt Rose
 1951 The Passing Show (TV Series)
Bubbles Lamont
- 1920-1929: The Turbulent Twenties (1951) ... Bubbles Lamont
 1951 Pool of London
Drinking Club Blonde (uncredited)
 1950 Frankie and Johnny (TV Movie)
Nelly Bly
 1949 Family Affairs (TV Series)
Miss Hawkins
- Linda and the Love Racket (1949) ... Miss Hawkins
 1949 I Was a Male War Bride
Dependents' Hotel Reception Clerk (uncredited)
 1948 Corridor of Mirrors
Babs
 1944 One Exciting Night
Mabel
 1942 Went the Day Well?
Violet (uncredited)
 1941 Hi Gang!
Botticelli's Secretary
 1941 South American George
Mts. Durrant
 1941 Gasbags
American Girl (uncredited)
 1940 Sailors Don't Care
Blondie
 1940 Saloon Bar
Joan
 1940 Mad Men of Europe
Dolly
 1937 Once in a Lifetime (TV Movie)
Florabel Leigh (1938 version)
 1937 Double Alibi (Short)
Miss Grant
 1936 King of the Castle
Billie
 1930 A Lady's Morals
Selma
 1927 The Bum's Rush (Short)
The Girl
 1922 Tess of the Storm Country
Girl in Church (uncredited)
 1921 Little Lord Fauntleroy
Little Girl (uncredited)

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5' (1.52 m)
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