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Known Credits: 32

Birthday: 1912-08-15

Day of Death: 2003-05-14

Place of Birth: Bramhall, Cheshire, England, UK

Adult Actor: False

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Wendy Hiller

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Dame Wendy Margaret Hiller DBE (15 August 1912 – 14 May 2003) was an English film and stage actress, who enjoyed a varied acting career that spanned nearly sixty years. The writer Joel Hirschorn, in his 1984 compilation Rating the Movie Stars, described her as "a no-nonsense actress who literally took command of the screen whenever she appeared on film". Despite many notable film performances, she chose to remain primarily a stage actress.

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Acting
1993 The Countess Alice
1991 The Best of Friends as Laurentia McLachlan
1987 The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne
1987 Anne of Avonlea as Mrs Margaret Harris
1986 All Passion Spent as Lady Slane
1986 Lord Mountbatten: The Last Viceroy as Princess Victoria
1982 Witness for the Prosecution as Janet Mackenzie
1981 Miss Morison's Ghosts as Miss Elizabeth Morison
1981 The Importance of Being Earnest as Lady Bracknell
1980 The Elephant Man as Mothershead
1979 The Cat and the Canary as Alison Crosby
1979 Tales of the Unexpected - (1 episode)
1978 BBC Television Shakespeare - (2 episodes)
1974 Murder on the Orient Express as Prinzessin Dragomiroff
1969 David Copperfield as Mrs. Micawber
1966 A Man for All Seasons as Alice Morus
1964 Profiles in Courage - (1 episode)
1963 Toys in the Attic as Anna Berniers
1960 Sons and Lovers as Gertrude Morel
1958 Separate Tables as Pat Cooper
1957 How to Murder a Rich Uncle as Edith Clitterburn
1955 Matinee Theater - (1 episode)
1955 Alfred Hitchcock Presents - (1 episode)
1953 Sailor of the King as Lucinda Bentley
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame - (1 episode)
1951 Outcast of the Islands as Mrs. Almayer
1948 Westinghouse Studio One - (1 episode)
1947 I Know Where I'm Going! as Joan Webster
1941 Major Barbara as Major Barbara Undershaft
1938 Pygmalion as Eliza Doolittle
1929 The Academy Awards - (2 episodes)
1900 Clochemerle - (9 episodes)