Biography

Cherie Lunghi (born 4 April 1952) is an English film, television and theatre actress. She is probably best known for her role as Guinevere in the 1981 film Excalibur, as football manageress Gabriella Benson in the 1990s television series The Manageress and for starring in a series of adverts for Kenco coffee. She also competed in the 2008 series of Strictly Come Dancing. She is the mother of the actress Nathalie Lunghi.

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Cherie Lunghi (born 4 April 1952) is an English film, television and theatre actress. She is probably best known for her role as Guinevere in the 1981 film Excalibur, as football manageress Gabriella Benson in the 1990s television series The Manageress and for starring in a series of adverts for Kenco coffee. She also competed in the 2008 series of Strictly Come Dancing. She is the mother of the actress Nathalie Lunghi.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Cherie Lunghi, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia​

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 63

Birthday 1952-04-04

Place of Birth Nottingham, England, UK

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Cherie Mary Lunghi
  • Cheri Lunghi

Acting TV ShowsMovies

The Brief (8 episodes)
2018 Patrick as Rosemary Francis
2013 When Calls the Heart as Mrs. Thatcher
2011 Love's Kitchen as Margaret
2009 The Old Guys (1 episode)
2008 Apparitions (1 episode)
2008 Casualty 1907 (3 episodes) as Matron Eva Luckes
2007 Secret Diary of a Call Girl (32 episodes) as Stephanie Charlton (24 episodes) as Stephanie
2006 Casualty 1900s (10 episodes) as Eva Luckes
2006 The One Show (1 episode)
2006 Hotel Babylon (1 episode)
2004 Agatha Christie's Marple (1 episode) as Sadie Swettenham
2004 Viper In The Fist as Miss Chilton
2004 The Open Doors as Mrs Sappleton
2003 New Tricks (1 episode)
2002 The Seasons Alter as Titania
2002 Cutting It (4 episodes)
2002 The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (7 episodes) as Sarah Gordon (1 episode)
2001 Back to the Secret Garden as Lady Mary Craven
2000 Waking the Dead (2 episodes)
1999 Hornblower: The Duchess and the Devil as Duchess of Wharfedale
1998 An Alan Smithee Film: Burn, Hollywood, Burn as Myrna Smithee
1997 Midsomer Murders (1 episode)
1996 The Canterville Ghost as Lucille Otis
1996 Moloney (21 episodes) as Dr. Sarah Bateman
1996 Strangers (1 episode)
1996 Dalziel and Pascoe (1 episode)
1995 Jack & Sarah as Anna
1994 Frankenstein as Caroline Beaufort Frankenstein
1993 Silent Cries as Audrey St John
1992 Covington Cross (13 episodes) as Lady Elizabeth
1991 Strauss Dynasty (6 episodes)
1989 The Man Who Lived at the Ritz
1989 The Manageress (12 episodes)
1988 Intrigue as Adriana
1988 To Kill a Priest as Halina
1987 The Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1 episode)
1987 Coast to Coast as Susan
1987 The Lady's Not For Burning as Jennet Jourdemayne
1986 The Mission as Carlotta
1986 Casualty (3 episodes) as Camille Windsor
1986 The Monocled Mutineer (4 episodes)
1986 Letters to an Unknown Lover as Helene
1986 Harem as Usta
1985 Parker as Jenny Parker
1985 King David as Michal
1985 EastEnders (1 episode) as Jan Sherwood
1984 Much Ado About Nothing as Beatrice
1984 Desert of Lies as Sue
1984 Master of the Game (3 episodes) as Margaret Van der Merwe
1983 The Sign of Four as Mary Morstan
1982 The Agatha Christie Hour (1 episode)
1982 Oliver Twist as Nancy
1982 Showdown at Eagle Gap as Angela Richardson
1982 Praying Mantis as Beatrice Manceau
1981 Excalibur as Guenevere
1980 'Tis Pity She's a Whore as Annabella
1980 The Misanthrope as Celimene
1979 Tales of the Unexpected (1 episode)
1978 BBC Television Shakespeare (1 episode)
1978 Edward and Mrs Simpson (1 episode)
1976 Bill Brand (6 episodes) as Alex Ferguson
1964 Sherlock Holmes (1 episode)

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