Biography

Billie Honor Whitelaw, CBE was an English actress of both stage and film. She worked in close collaborration with Irish playwright Samuel Beckett for 25 years and wass regarded as one of the foremost interpreters of his works. She was also known for her portrayal of Mrs Baylock, the demonic nanny in The Omen.

Billie Honor Whitelaw, CBE was an English actress of both stage and film. She worked in close collaborration with Irish playwright Samuel Beckett for 25 years and wass regarded as one of the foremost interpreters of his works. She was also known for her portrayal of Mrs Baylock, the demonic nanny in The Omen.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 73

Birthday 1932-06-06

Day of Death 2014-12-24

Place of Birth Coventry, England

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2014 I, Of Whom I Know Nothing
2007 Hot Fuzz as Joyce Cooper
2001 The Story of 'Frenzy' as Herself
2001 Judge John Deed (1 episode)
2000 Catherine Cookson's A Dinner of Herbs (6 episodes) as Kate Makepeace
2000 Quills as Madame LeClerc
2000 The Last of the Blonde Bombshells
1999 The Lost Son as Mrs. Spitz
1999 Shooting the Past as Veronica
1998 The Canterbury Tales as The Wife of Bath (voice)
1998 Merlin (4 episodes) as Ambrosia
1997 Born to Run as Lili Flitch
1994 Skallagrigg as Margaret
1994 Deadly Advice as Kate Webster
1993 The Entertainer as Phoebe Rice
1992 The Cloning of Joanna May as Mavis
1992 Duel of Hearts as Dorcas
1991 A Murder of Quality as Mad Janie
1991 Hulmerist as Cast - Everyday is Like Sunday
1990 The Krays as Violet Kray
1990 Lorna Doone as Sarah Ridd
1989 The Fifteen Streets as Beatrice Llewellyn
1988 The Dressmaker as Margo
1987 The Secret Garden as Mrs. Medlock
1987 Maurice as Mrs. Hall
1987 Samuel Beckett: Silence to Silence
1985 Shadey
1985 Tangiers as Louise
1985 Murder Elite as Margaret Baker
1984 Camille as Prudence Duvorney
1984 The Chain as Mrs. Andreos
1983 Slayground as Madge
1983 Jamaica Inn as Aunt Patience
1982 The Dark Crystal as Aughra (voice)
1982 An Unsuitable Job for a Woman as Elizabeth Leaming
1982 Wogan (1 episode)
1981 Private Schulz (4 episodes)
1980 A Tale of Two Cities as Madame Therese Defarge
1979 Leopard in the Snow as Isabel James
1978 An Audience with... (1 episode) as Herself
1977 Supernatural (2 episodes)
1976 The Omen as Mrs. Baylock
1975 Space: 1999 (1 episode)
1974 Napoleon and Love (8 episodes)
1973 Not I
1973 Night Watch as Sarah Cooke
1973 Wessex Tales (1 episode)
1972 Follow The Yellow Brick Road as Judy Black
1972 Frenzy as Hetty Porter
1972 Eagle in a Cage as Madame Bertrand
1971 Gumshoe as Ellen
1971 Brown Skin Gal, Stay Home and Mind Bay-Bee as Ruth
1970 Leo the Last as Margaret
1970 Start the Revolution Without Me as Queen Marie
1969 The Adding Machine as Daisy Devore
1968 Twisted Nerve as Joan Harper
1967 Charlie Bubbles as Lottie Bubbles
1964 The Comedy Man as Judy
1962 The Devil's Agent as Piroska Maslov
1961 Stryker of the Yard (1 episode)
1961 I Like Money as Ernestine
1961 No Love for Johnnie as Mary
1961 Payroll as Jackie Parker
1960 Make Mine Mink as Lily
1960 Hell Is a City as Chloe Hawkins
1960 The Flesh and the Fiends as Mary Patterson
1959 Bobbikins as Lydia Simmons
1959 Breakout as Rose Munro
1957 Small Hotel as Caroline Mallet
1957 Miracle in Soho as Maggie
1954 The Sleeping Tiger as Receptionist at Pearce & Mann
1953 The Fake as Waitress
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (2 episodes)

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