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Rosemary Leach

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Rosemary Leach (18 December 1935 – 21 October 2017) was a British stage, television and film actress and singer. She was born at Much Wenlock, Shropshire. Her parents were teachers related to Edmund Leach. She attended grammar school and RADA. After appearing in repertory theatres and the Old Vic she became well known to UK TV viewers between 1965-69 for playing Susan Wheldon, the mistress of building tycoon John Wilder (Patrick Wymark) in the TV boardroom drama The Power Game. Subsequently she became a familiar face on British television. In 1973, she played Aldonza/Dulcinea in the BBC production of Don Quixote (retitled The Adventures of Don Quixote), starring Rex Harrison and Frank Finlay. In 1981 she played Emilia opposite Bob Hoskins's Iago in the BBC Shakespeare's production of Othello. In 1982 she played Aunt Fenny in The Jewel in the Crown. Rosemary played a leading role as smitten Joan Plumleigh-Bruce in the six part ITV 1987 production of The Charmer (TV series) which starred Nigel Havers. In 1987, she was nominated for BAFTA's Best Supporting Actress for A Room with a View (1985). In 1992, Leach starred in An Ungentlemanly Act, a BBC television film about the first days of the invasion of the Falkland Islands in 1982, portraying the real-life Lady Mavis Hunt, wife of the islands' then-governor, Sir Rex Hunt. Leach plays the part of Anna in BBC Radio 4's No Commitments, and Susan Harper's mother in My Family. She made a guest appearance as 'Bessie' on Waterloo Road (the TV series), in Series 3 Spring Term. Since 1994, she has made occasional appearances in The Archers as Ellen Rogers, the ex-pat aunt of Nigel Pargetter. In 2001 Leach played a leading role as a charming murderess in Destroying Angel, an episode of Midsomer Murders. Recently she has played Queen Elizabeth II three times: in the 2002 television movie Prince William; in a 2006 updated edition of The Afternoon Play, entitled Tea with Betty; and in 2009's Margaret. Description above from the Wikipedia article Rosemary Leach, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Nascut:
Dec 18, 1935 in Much Wenlock, Shropshire, England, UK
Aparitii in Filme/Seriale:
67
Primul film:
In movie Blood and Peaches
Ultimul film:
Film May I Kill U? 2013-01-11
Cunoscut pentru
Poster of Margaret
Poster of Midsomer Murders
Poster of Growing Pains
Poster of The Tomorrow People
Filme in care a jucat
Film Blood and Peaches Nan 2022
Film May I Kill U? Mags 2013-01-11
Film The Great Ghost Rescue The Queen 2011-10-04
Film Mission London Miss Cunningham 2010-04-16
Film Margaret The Queen 2009-03-26
Serial Afterlife Unknown 2005-09-24
Film The Baroness and the Pig Margaret 2002-09-02
Film Prince William Queen Elizabeth 2002-09-29
Film Back Home Mrs. Dickinson 2001-10-22
Serial My Family Unknown 2000-09-19
Serial Doctors Meg Carpenter 2000-03-27
Film Whatever Happened to Harold Smith? Harold's Mother 2000-03-10
Serial Berkeley Square Nanny Collins 1998-05-09
Serial Midsomer Murders Unknown 1997-03-23
Serial Spywatch Amy Hobbs 1996-01-15
Serial Chiller 1995-03-09
Film The Hawk Mrs Marsh 1993-12-03
Film Tender Loving Care Mary 1993-10-03
Film An Ungentlemanly Act Mavis Hunt 1992-01-01
Serial Heartbeat Miss Plum 1992-04-10
Serial Growing Pains Joan Craddock 1992-05-16
Serial Up the Garden Path Unknown 1990-05-02
Serial Summer's Lease Nancy Leadbetter 1989-11-01
Film The Winslow Boy Violet 1989-04-30
Film Across the Lake Connie Robinson 1988-01-01
Serial The Charmer 1987-10-18
Film Still Crazy Like a Fox Eleanor Trundle 1987-04-05
Serial Casualty Miranda Watts 1986-09-06
Film A Room with a View Mrs. Honeychurch 1985-12-13
Film Turtle Diary Mrs. Charlie Inchcliff 1985-12-06
Film Displaced Person Sister Agnes 1985-05-06
Film The 17th Bride Esther 1985-01-01
Film Swallows and Amazons Forever!: Coot Club Mrs. Barrable 1984-03-19
Serial The Jewel in the Crown Aunt Fenny 1984-01-09
Film The Plague Dogs Vera (voice) 1982-10-21
Film All's Well That Ends Well Widow of Florence 1981-01-04
Film Othello Emilia 1981-10-04
Film Disraeli Queen Victoria 1978-09-05
Serial BBC Television Shakespeare Unknown 1978-12-01
Serial Life Begins at Forty 1978-06-13
Serial An Audience with... Herself 1978-01-08
Serial Disraeli 1978-09-05
Film Hindle Wakes Mrs. Jeffcote 1976-12-19
Serial Laurence Olivier Presents Mrs Jeffcote 1976-12-05
Film Tiptoe Through the Tulips Rita 1976-03-16
Serial Rumpole of the Bailey Unknown 1975-12-17
Film When Day Is Done Rosemary Warne 1975-01-07
Film Brief Encounter Mrs. Gaines 1974-11-12
Serial The Prince Of Denmark 1974-04-10
Film Ghost in the Noonday Sun Kate 1974-01-01
Film The Adventures Of Don Quixote Dulcinea / Aldonza 1973-04-23
Serial The Tomorrow People Unknown 1973-04-30
Film That'll Be The Day Mrs. MacLaine 1973-05-13
Film Bermondsey Iris 1972-06-19
Serial Pebble Mill at One Unknown 1972-10-09
Film Cider with Rosie Mother 1971-12-25
Serial Now Look Here... 1971-11-05
Film Chariot of Fire Shelley Mitchell 1970-05-20
Serial Germinal 1970-01-11
Serial Judge Dee Unknown 1969-04-08
Film Birthday 1969-01-02
Serial The Wednesday Play Unknown 1964-09-30
Film Face of a Stranger 1964-09-01
Serial Sherlock Holmes Unknown 1964-05-17
Serial The Plane Makers 1963-02-04
Serial Z-Cars Unknown 1962-01-02
Serial Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24