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Susannah York

Susannah York (9 January 1939 – 15 January 2011) was a British film, stage and television actress. She was awarded a BAFTA as Best Supporting Actress for They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969) and was nominated for an Oscar and Golden Globe for the same film. She won best actress for Images at the 1972 Cannes Film Festival. In 1991 she was appointed an Officier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. Her appearances in various hit films of the 1960s formed the basis of her international reputation,and an obituary in The Telegraph characterised her as "the blue-eyed English rose with the china-white skin and cupid lips who epitomised the sensuality of the swinging Sixties". Description above from the Wikipedia article Susannah York, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jan 9, 1939 In Chelsea, London, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series This Is Your Life 1955-07-29
Latest Project:
Movie The Calling 2010-04-23
Known For
Poster of Pretty Kill
Poster of Alice
Poster of That Lucky Touch
Poster of There Was a Crooked Man
Movie The Calling The Prioress 2010-04-23
Movie Franklyn Margaret 2008-10-16
Movie The Stoning Jean Fielding 2006-09-09
Movie The Gigolos Tessa Harrington 2006-04-26
Movie Visitors Carolyn Perry 2003-11-27
Movie St. Patrick: The Irish Legend Concessa 2000-03-12
Movie Piccolo grande amore 1993-01-01
Movie Illusions Dr. Sinclair 1992-10-14
Movie Melancholia Catherine Lanham Franck 1989-05-19
Movie Just Ask for Diamond Lauren Bacardi 1988-09-01
Series The Ruth Rendell Mysteries Unknown 1987-08-02
Movie Mio in the Land of Faraway The Weaver Woman 1987-07-01
Movie Pretty Kill Toni 1987-03-27
Series The Ray Bradbury Theater Unknown 1985-05-21
Movie Star Quality Lorraine Barry 1985-11-10
Movie Daemon Rachel 1985-12-31
Movie A Christmas Carol Mrs. Cratchit 1984-12-17
Movie Yellowbeard Lady Churchill 1983-06-24
Movie Alice Queen of Hearts 1982-03-29
Series We'll Meet Again 1982-02-19
Movie Loophole Dinah Booker 1981-06-25
Movie Superman II Lara 1980-12-04
Movie The Awakening Jane Turner 1980-07-31
Movie The Making of 'Superman: The Movie' Herself 1980-01-01
Movie Falling in Love Again Sue Lewis (Present day) 1980-11-21
Movie The Golden Gate Murders Sister Benecia 1979-10-20
Movie Superman Lara 1978-12-13
Movie Long Shot An Actress 1978-11-17
Movie The Silent Partner Julie Carver 1978-09-07
Movie The Shout Rachel Fielding 1978-01-01
Movie That Lucky Touch Julia Richardson 1976-01-02
Movie The Adventures of Eliza Fraser Eliza Fraser 1976-12-16
Movie Sky Riders Ellen Bracken 1976-03-26
Movie The Maids Claire 1975-04-21
Movie Conduct Unbecoming Marjorie Scarlett 1975-01-01
Movie Gold Terry Steyner 1974-06-08
Movie Images Cathryn 1972-05-01
Movie X, Y and Zee Stella 1972-01-21
Movie Happy Birthday, Wanda June 1971-12-09
Movie Jane Eyre Jane Eyre 1971-06-04
Movie Country Dance Hilary Dow 1970-01-07
Movie They Shoot Horses, Don't They? Alice 1969-12-10
Movie Oh! What a Lovely War Eleanor 1969-10-03
Movie Battle of Britain Section Officer Maggie Harvey 1969-09-15
Movie Lock Up Your Daughters Hilaret 1969-03-29
Movie Sebastian Rebecca Howard 1968-01-24
Movie The Killing of Sister George Alice 'Childie' McNaught 1968-09-01
Movie Duffy Segolene 1968-09-16
Movie A Man for All Seasons Margaret More 1966-12-12
Movie Kaleidoscope Angel McGinnis 1966-09-22
Movie Sands of the Kalahari Grace Munkton 1965-11-24
Movie The Importance of Being Earnest 1964-11-15
Movie The 7th Dawn Candace Trumpey 1964-09-02
Movie Scene Nun, Take One The Actress 1964-07-14
Movie Tom Jones Sophie Western 1963-10-06
Movie Freud: The Secret Passion Cecily Koertner 1962-12-12
Movie The Greengage Summer Joss Grey 1961-04-04
Movie There Was a Crooked Man 1960-08-31
Movie Tunes of Glory Morag Sinclair 1960-08-16
Series This Is Your Life Unknown 1955-07-29