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Lady Mary Murray
(TV Series documentary)
Beth / Hester Collyer
The Pearcross Girls
Helen Charlesworth / Anna Pearcross / Lottie Merchant / ...
In the summer of 1993 she created the role of Vita Sackville-West in Vita and Virginia at the Chichester Festival Theatre, which was also seen at the Almeida Theatre in October of that year.
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Dame Penelope Wilton | Penelope Winton
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I didn't come into the business till the late sixties but I've seen a lot of changes in the 35 years since. Mostly I mourn the demise of the repertory companies - that's a very sad thing from the point of view of the training of actors.
She was once married to Ian Holm
, who played Frodo Baggins in a BBC Radio 4 dramatization of The Lord of the Rings. In Shaun of the Dead
(2004), her husband is played by Bill Nighy
, who played Sam Gamgee opposite Holm in the same Radio 4 production. Also appearing in the film was Martin Freeman
, who played the younger version of Holm's Bilbo Baggins.
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