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Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 98

Birthday 1930-05-09

Day of Death 2001-06-28

Place of Birth Laindon, Essex, England, UK

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Also Known As

  • Irene Joan Marion Sims

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2000 The Last of the Blonde Bombshells
1998 What's a Carry On?
1996 The Canterville Ghost as Mrs. Umney
1993 Tender Loving Care as Daisy Potter
1993 The Thief and the Cobbler as Mad Old Holy Witch (voice)
1992 As Time Goes By (9 episodes) as Madge
1991 Hulmerist as Cast - Ouija Board, Ouija Board
1990 On the Up (19 episodes)
1989 Victoria Wood (6 episodes)
1987 Only Fools and Horses - The Frogs Legacy as Auntie Reenie Turpin
1985 Super Gran (1 episode) as Cat Burglar
1985 The Golden Gong: The Story of Rank Films - British Cinema's Legendary Studio as Herself - Interviewee
1984 Hay Fever as Clara
1981 The Stanley Baxter Show (23 episodes)
1980 Lady Killers (2 episodes)
1978 Born And Bred (12 episodes)
1978 Carry On Emmannuelle as Mrs. Dangle
1976 Carry On England as Private Jennifer Ffoukes-Sharpe
1975 Carry On Behind as Daphne Barnes
1975 One of Our Dinosaurs Is Missing as Emily
1975 Love Among the Ruins as Fanny Pratt
1975 Carry On Laughing (13 episodes)
1974 Carry On Dick as Madame Desirée
1973 Carry on Christmas as Virginia's Mother / Senna Pod / Bishop's Wife / Adelle / 6th Ballerina / Salvation Army Collector / Maid Marion / Traffic Warden.
1973 Carry On Girls as Connie Philpotts
1973 Don't Just Lie There, Say Something! as Birdie
1973 Men Of Affairs (13 episodes)
1973 Seven of One (1 episode)
1973 Not Now Darling as Miss Tipdale
1972 Carry on Christmas (or Carry On Stuffing)
1972 Carry On Abroad as Cora Flange
1972 Sykes (110 episodes)
1972 The Alf Garnett Saga as Gran
1972 Carry On Matron as Mrs. Tidey
1971 Carry On at Your Convenience as Chloë Moore
1971 The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins as Policewoman (segment "Avarice")
1971 Six Dates with Barker (1 episode)
1971 Carry On Henry as Queen Marie
1970 The Goodies (2 episodes)
1970 Carry On Loving as Esme Crowfoot
1970 Doctor in Trouble as Russian Captain
1970 Carry On Up the Jungle as Lady Evelyn Bagley
1969 Carry on Again Doctor as Ellen Moore
1969 In Loving Memory (2 episodes)
1969 Carry On Camping as Joan Fussey
1968 Carry On Up the Khyber as Lady Joan Ruff-Diamond
1967 Carry on Doctor as Chloë Gibson
1967 Carry On Follow That Camel as Zig-Zig
1967 Before The Fringe (14 episodes)
1966 Carry On Don't Lose Your Head as Désirée Dubarry
1966 Carry On Screaming as Emily Bung
1966 Doctor in Clover as Matron Sweet
1965 Carry On Cowboy as Belle Armitage
1965 San Ferry Ann as Mum
1965 The Big Job as Mildred Gamely
1964 Carry On Cleo as Calpurnia
1963 Doctor Who (4 episodes)
1963 The Dick Emery Show (157 episodes)
1963 The Iron Maiden as Nellie Trotter
1963 Nurse on Wheels as Deborah Walcott
1962 Dial RIX (2 episodes)
1962 Twice Round the Daffodils as Harriet Halfpenny
1961 No, My Darling Daughter as Miss PacPherson, a typist
1961 I Like Money as Colette
1961 Carry On Regardless as Lily Duveen
1961 His and Hers as Hortense
1960 Our House (UK) (39 episodes)
1960 Doctor in Love as Dawn
1960 Carry On Constable as W.P.C. Gloria Passworthy
1960 Watch Your Stern as Ann Foster
1959 Please Turn Over as Beryl
1959 Upstairs and Downstairs as Blodwen
1959 Carry On Teacher as Sarah Allcock
1959 Life In Emergency Ward 10
1959 Carry On Nurse as Student Nurse Stella Dawson
1959 The Captain's Table as Maude Pritchett
1958 Davy as Tea Lady
1957 The Naked Truth as Ethel Ransom
1957 Just My Luck as Phoebe
1957 No Time for Tears as Sister O'Malley
1957 Carry on Admiral as Mary
1956 Dry Rot as Beth Barton
1956 The Silken Affair as Lady Barber
1956 The Buccaneers (2 episodes)
1956 Colonel March of Scotland Yard (1 episode)
1956 Lost as Soft drink and ice cream vendor
1955 The Adventures of Robin Hood (1 episode)
1955 As Long as They're Happy as Linda
1955 Doctor at Sea as Wendy Thomas
1954 To Dorothy, a Son as Telephone Operator
1954 The Belles of St. Trinian's as Miss Dawn
1954 The Young Lovers as Telephone Operator, American Embassy (uncredited)
1954 What Every Woman Wants as Doll
1954 The Sea Shall Not Have Them as Hilda Tebbitt
1954 Doctor in the House as Rigor Mortis
1953 Meet Mr Lucifer as Fairy Queen
1953 Will Any Gentleman...? as Beryl
1953 The Square Ring as Bunty

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