Tag: Dame

May Whitty

(1865–1948) Dame Mary Louise Webster, DBE née Mary Louise Whitty Filmography as Actress:   Suspicion 1941 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine     Gaslight 1944 Director: George Cukor Starring: Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman     Born June…

Joan Plowright

(1929) Dame Joan Ann Plowright, Baroness Olivier, DBE Filmography as Actress:   Equus 1977 Director: Sidney Lumet Starring: Richard Burton, Peter Firth     Stalin 1992 Director: Ivan Passer Starring: Robert Duvall, Julia Ormond     Born October 28 1929 Brigg (England)…

Siân Phillips

(1933) Dame Jane Elizabeth Ailwên Phillips, DBE Filmography as Actress:   Clash of the Titans 1981 Director: Desmond Davis Starring: Laurence Olivier, Claire Bloom     Born May 14 1933 Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen (Wales) Husband Peter O’Toole (1932-2013) Occupation Actress Singer Writer…

Eileen Atkins

(1934) Dame Eileen June Atkins, DBE Filmography as Actress:   Equus 1977 Director: Sidney Lumet Starring: Richard Burton, Peter Firth     The Dresser 1983 Director: Peter Yates Starring: Albert Finney, Tom Courtenay     Born June 16 1934 London (England)…

Diana Rigg

(1938) Dame Enid Diana Elizabeth Rigg, DBE Filmography as Actress:   Evil Under the Sun 1982 Director: Guy Hamilton Starring: Peter Ustinov, Maggie Smith     Born July 20 1938 Doncaster (England) Occupation Actress Awards BAFTA Emmy Tony Title Commander…

Maggie Smith

(1934) Dame Margaret Natalie Smith, CH, DBE Filmography as Actress:   Murder by Death 1976 Director: Robert Moore Starring: Eileen Brennan, Truman Capote     Death on the Nile 1978 Director: John Guillermin Starring: Peter Ustinov, Mia Farrow    …

Kristin Scott Thomas

(1960) Dame Kristin Ann Scott Thomas, DBE Filmography as Actress:   The Other Boleyn Girl 2008 Director: Justin Chadwick Starring: Natalie Portman, Scarlett Johansson     Born May 24 1960 Redruth (England) Occupation Actress Awards BAFTA Légion d’honneur Title Dame…

Elizabeth Taylor

(1932–2011) Dame Elizabeth Rosemond “Liz” Taylor, DBE Filmography as Actress:   Cleopatra 1963 Director: Joseph L. Mankiewicz Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton     The Taming of the Shrew 1967 Director: Franco Zeffirelli Starring: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton     Anne of the…

Angela Lansbury

(1925) Dame Angela Brigid Lansbury, DBE Filmography as Actress:   Gaslight 1944 Director: George Cukor Starring: Charles Boyer, Ingrid Bergman     Samson and Delilah 1949 Director: Cecil B. DeMille Starring: Hedy Lamarr, Victor Mature     Death on the…

Judith Anderson

(1897–1992) Dame Frances Margaret Anderson, AC, DBE Filmography as Actress:   Rebecca 1940 Director: Alfred Hitchcock Starring: Laurence Olivier, Joan Fontaine     The Ten Commandments 1956 Director: Cecil B. DeMille Starring: Charlton Heston, Yul Brynner     Born February…