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Rebecca West (II) (1892–1983)

Rebecca West was born on December 21, 1892 in London, England as Cecily Isabel Fairfield. She was a writer and actress, known for They Forgot to Read the Directions (1924), The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (1962) and Actor's Studio (1948). She was married to Henry Maxwell Andrews. She died on March 15, 1983 in London. See full bio »

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(age 90) in London, England, UK

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 1982 The Return of the Soldier (novel)
 1978 The Birds Fall Down (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 5 episodes)
- Part 5 (1978) ... (novel)
- Part 4 (1978) ... (novel)
- Part 3 (1978) ... (novel)
- Part 2 (1978) ... (novel)
- Part 1 (1978) ... (novel)
 1963 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) (story - 1 episode)
- The Paragon (1963) ... (story)
 1961 Playdate (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- The Salt of the Earth (1961) ... (writer)
 1955 Encounter (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- The Salt of the Earth (1955) ... (short story)
 1953 The Revlon Mirror Theater (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- Salt of the Earth (1953) ... (short story)
 1949 Actor's Studio (TV Series) (short story - 1 episode)
- Salt of the Earth (1949) ... (short story)
 1924 They Forgot to Read the Directions (Short) (scenario) / (titles)
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 1924 They Forgot to Read the Directions (Short)
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 1981 Reds
Herself - Witness
 1970 The Brian Connell Interview (TV Series)
Herself
- Dame Rebecca West (1970) ... Herself
 1966 The Levin Interview (TV Series documentary)
Herself
- Dame Rebecca West (1966) ... Herself (as Dame Rebecca West)
 1963 Panorama (TV Series documentary)
Herself - Friend
- Panorama Special: The Premiership (1963) ... Herself - Friend (as Dame Rebecca West)
 1958-1960 Small World (TV Series)
Herself / Herself - Author
- Episode #2.26 (1960) ... Herself
- Episode #1.4 (1958) ... Herself - Author
 1957 Contact (TV Series)
Herself - Interviewee
- Episode #1.1 (1957) ... Herself - Interviewee
 1956-1957 The Brains Trust (TV Series)
Herself - Panellist
- Episode #1.74 (1957) ... Herself - Panellist
- Episode #1.71 (1957) ... Herself - Panellist
- Episode #1.68 (1956) ... Herself - Panellist
- Episode #1.56 (1956) ... Herself - Panellist
- Episode #1.47 (1956) ... Herself - Panellist
 1955 See It Now (TV Series documentary)
Herself
 1936 Cover to Cover (Documentary short)
Herself
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 2003 Die Chronik des Nürnberger Prozesses (TV Movie documentary)
Herself - Reporter
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Alternate Names:

Dame Rebecca West
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Personal Quote:

On truth: The trouble about man is twofold. He cannot learn truths which are too complicated; he forgets truths which are too simple. See more »

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She took her professional name from a character in the play "Rosmersholm", by Henrik Ibsen. See more »

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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