Barbara Windsor

Actrice de 82 ans (06 août 1937)

Biographie

Barbara Ann Windsor, MBE is an English actress. Her best known roles are in the Carry On films and as Peggy Mitchell in the BBC soap opera EastEnders.
Born in Shoreditch, London in 1937, Windsor was the only child of John Deeks, a costermonger, and his wife, formerly Rose Ellis, a dressmaker. Windsor is of English and Irish ancestry. She passed her 11-plus exams gaining a place at Our Lady’s Convent in Stamford Hill. Her mother paid for her to have elocution lessons, and she trained at the Aida Foster School in Golders Green, making her stage debut at 13 and her West End debut in 1952 in the chorus of the musical Love From Judy.
Her first film role was in The Belles of St Trinian's in 1954. She joined Joan Littlewood's Theatre Workshop at the Theatre Royal, Stratford East, coming to prominence in their stage production Fings Ain't Wot They Used to Be and Littlewood's film Sparrers Can't Sing in 1963, achieving a BAFTA nomination for Best British Film Actress. She also appeared in the 1964 film comedy Crooks in Cloisters, the 1968 film Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and in the sitcoms The Rag Trade and Wild, Wild Women. In 1980, Windsor appeared as "Saucy Nancy" in the second series of Worzel Gummidge.

0
abonné

Babs

de Dominic Leclerc

1
Film Babs

Alice de l'autre côté du miroir

de James Bobin

3.7
Film Alice de l'autre côté du miroir

Comrades

de Bill Douglas

6
Film Comrades

Alice au pays des merveilles

de Tim Burton

3.9
Film Alice au pays des merveilles

The Grand Knockout Tournament

de Martin Hughes

Film The Grand Knockout Tournament

Carry On Dick

de Gerald Thomas

Film Carry On Dick

Carry On Girls

de Gerald Thomas

Film Carry On Girls

Continuez à l'étranger

de Gerald Thomas

Film Continuez à l'étranger

Carry On Matron

de Gerald Thomas

Film Carry On Matron

Carry On Henry

de Gerald Thomas

Film Carry On Henry

Carry On Again Doctor

de Gerald Thomas

Film Carry On Again Doctor

Carry On Camping

de Gerald Thomas

Film Carry On Camping

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

de Ken Hughes

3
Film Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Continuez Doctor

de Gerald Thomas

Film Continuez Doctor

Sherlock Holmes contre Jack l'Évent...

de James Hill

2
Film Sherlock Holmes contre Jack l'Éventreur

Agent secret 00.0H contre docteur C...

de Gerald Thomas

Film Agent secret 00.0H contre docteur Crow

Crooks in Cloisters

de Jeremy Summers

Film Crooks in Cloisters

Sparrows Can't Sing

de Joan Littlewood

Film Sparrows Can't Sing

Sur le violon

de Cyril Frankel

Film Sur le violon

Too Hot to Handle

de Terence Young

Film Too Hot to Handle

Persons Unknown

de Guy Green

Film Persons Unknown