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Sylvia M. L. Syms OBE (born 6 January 1934) is an English actress. She is probably best known for her roles in the films Woman in a Dressing Gown (1957), Ice-Cold in Alex (1958), No Trees in the Street (1959) and The Tamarind Seed (1974). She remains active in films, television and theatre.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Sylvia M. L. Syms OBE (born 6 January 1934) is an English actress. She is probably best known for her roles in the films Woman in a Dressing Gown (1957), Ice-Cold in Alex (1958), No Trees in the Street (1959) and The Tamarind Seed (1974). She remains active in films, television and theatre.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Sylvia Syms, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 83

Birthday 1934-01-06

Place of Birth London, England, UK

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Also Known As

  • Sylvia Sims

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2019 Gentleman Jack (8 episodes) as Mrs Rawson
2018 Together
2013 Talking Pictures (65 episodes) as Narrator
2012 Playhouse Presents (1 episode) as Alice
2012 Booked Out as Mrs Nicholls
2010 The Long Lonely Walk as Mrs. Didcott
2009 Bunny and the Bull as Hotelier
2009 Collision (5 episodes) as Joyce Thompson
2009 The Week We Went To War (2 episodes)
2009 Is Anybody There? as Lilian
2007 The Alan Titchmarsh Show (1 episode)
2006 The Queen as Queen Mother
2005 The Poseidon Adventure as Belle Rosen
2005 Child of Mine as Alice
2004 Agatha Christie's Marple (1 episode) as Lavinia Pinkerton
2003 What a Girl Wants as Princess Charlotte
2002 Doctor Zhivago (3 episodes) as Madame Fleury
2002 The Jury (6 episodes) as Elsie Beamish
2001 Judge John Deed (2 episodes)
2000 At Home with the Braithwaites (1 episode) as Marion Riley
2000 Mavis and the Mermaid as Gioga
1999 Holby City (1 episode) as Margaret Larkin
1998 Neville's Island as Mrs. Campness
1997 Food of Love as Mrs. Harvey-Brown
1997 Original Sin (3 episodes) as Esme Carling
1996 Dalziel and Pascoe (1 episode)
1995 The Glass Virgin (3 episodes) as Lady Constance
1994 Staggered as Margaret
1993 Dirty Weekend as Mrs. Crosby
1993 Peak Practice (153 episodes)
1992 Natural Lies
1992 Heartbeat (1 episode)
1992 Mulberry (1 episode)
1992 Shining Through as Linda's Mother
1991 The Laughter Of God
1991 Pebble Mill (1 episode)
1991 Thatcher: The Final Days as Margaret Thatcher
1989 Doctor Who: Ghost Light as Mrs Pritchard
1989 Shirley Valentine as Headmistress
1989 A Chorus of Disapproval
1988 Mr. H Is Late as Lady with Poodle
1987 The Ruth Rendell Mysteries (6 episodes)
1986 Casualty (1 episode) as Mrs. Bullock (1 episode) as Bunny Tyrill
1986 Absolute Beginners as Cynthia Eve
1982 Countdown (38 episodes)
1982 It's Your Move as The Wife
1982 Wogan (1 episode) as Herself
1982 Nancy Astor (9 episodes) as Nanaire Langthorne
1980 There Goes The Bride as Ursula Westerby
1978 Give Us Tomorrow as Wendy Hammond
1974 The Tamarind Seed as Margaret Stephenson
1972 Asylum as Ruth
1969 Paul Temple (1 episode)
1969 Run Wild, Run Free as Mrs. Ransome
1969 The Desperados as Laura
1968 The Fiction Makers as Joyce Darling
1968 Hostile Witness as Sheila Larkin
1967 Danger Route as Barbara Canning
1966 Bat Out of Hell (5 episodes)
1965 Thirty-Minute Theatre (1 episode)
1965 Operation Crossbow as Constance Babington Smith
1965 The Big Job as Myrtle Robbins
1964 East of Sudan as Miss Woodville
1963 Doctor Who (3 episodes)
1963 The World Ten Times Over as Billa
1963 The Punch and Judy Man as Delia Pinner
1962 The Saint (2 episodes)
1962 The Quare Fellow as Kathleen
1961 Victim as Laura Farr
1961 Flame in the Streets as Kathie Palmer
1961 Amazons of Rome as Clelia
1960 The World of Suzie Wong as Kay O’Neill
1960 Conspiracy of Hearts as Sister Mitya
1959 Expresso Bongo as Maisie King
1959 Ferry to Hong Kong as Liz Ferrers
1959 No Trees in the Street as Hetty
1958 Bachelor of Hearts as Ann Wainwright
1958 The Moonraker as Anne Wyndham
1958 Ice Cold in Alex as Sister Diana Murdoch
1957 The Birthday Present as Jean Scott
1957 No Time for Tears as Nurse Margaret Collier
1957 Woman in a Dressing Gown as Georgie Harlow
1956 My Teenage Daughter as Janet Carr

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