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Rosamund John (1913–1998)


A leading British stage and screen actress Rosamund John is remembered with affection for her roles in film classics such as The Way to the Stars, Green For Danger and The Tawny Pipit. Born in 1913 she grew up in Tottenham, London and studied at the Embassy School of Acting. She made her film debut in 1934 in The Secret of the Loch and two years ... See full bio »

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Known For

Spitfire Diana Mitchell
(1942)
Tawny Pipit Hazel Broome
(1944)
She Shall Have Murder Jane Hamish
(1950)
The Upturned Glass Emma Wright
(1947)

Filmography

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 1971 Crime of Passion (TV Series)
Magdalena
- Magdalena (1971) ... Magdalena
 1957 Operation Murder
Head Nurse
 1953 Both Sides of the Law
Sgt. Pauline Ramsey
 1952 Never Look Back
Anne Maitland, K.C.
 1950 She Shall Have Murder
Jane Hamish
 1950 No Place for Jennifer
Rachel
 1949 The Importance of Being Earnest (TV Movie)
Gwendoline Fairfax
 1947 When the Bough Breaks
Frances Norman
 1947 Fame Is the Spur
Ann
 1947 The Upturned Glass
Emma Wright
 1946 Green for Danger
The Nurses: Nurse Esther Sanson
 1945 Johnny in the Clouds
Miss Todd
 1944 Tawny Pipit
Hazel Broome
 1943 The Lamp Still Burns
Hilary Clarke
 1943 The Gentle Sex
Maggie Fraser
 1942 Spitfire
Diana Mitchell
 1939 Lucky to Me
Girl (uncredited)
 1934 The Secret of the Loch
Maggie Fraser
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Personal Details

Other Works:

She acted in Patrick Hamilton's play, "Gaslight," at the Vaudeville Theatre in London, England with Rosamund John in the cast. See more »

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4 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Rosamund Jones
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Personal Quote:

[on Leslie Howard (I)]: He taught me everything I knew about filmmaking. I got on very well with him, and, luckily, he didn't want to go to bed with me, as he did with quite a few people he worked with. See more »

Trivia:

Son, Rory L. F. Silkin, born 1954 See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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