Dianne Foster

Dianne Foster. IMDB. Dianne Foster was born in 1928 in Alberta, Canada.   In 1953 she had a major role with Charlton Heston and Lizabeth Scott in “Bad for Each Other”.   Throughout the 1950’s she had significant parts in such films as “Drive A Crooked Road” with Mickey Rooney”, “The Kentuckian” with Burt Lancaster, “Night Passage […]

Diana Quick

  Diana Quick was born in 1946 in London.   Came to international prominence in her role as ‘Julia’ in “Brideshead Revisited” in 1982 with Jeremy Irons.   Her movies include Ridley Scott’s “The Duelists” in 1977 and “The Big Sleep” in 1978. Interesting article on Diana Quick in the Guardian newspaperwhcich can be accessed […]

Daniel Stern

Daniel Stern was born in 1957 in Maryland.   He made his film debut in OPeter Yate’s “Breaking Away” in 1979.   He was featured with Jill Clayburh in “It’s My Turn” and in “City Clockers” and “Home Alone”. TCM Overview: Prolific character actor Daniel Stern accumulated an impressive list of performances in a wide variety of […]

Anna Neagle

Anna Neagle IMDB Anna Neagle proved to be a box-office sensation in British films for over 25 years. She was noted for providing glamour and sophistication to war-torn London audiences with her lightweight musicals, comedies and historical dramas. She won several awards as Britain’s favourite actress and biggest female box-office draw. Almost all of her films were […]

Charles Lawson

Charles Lawson plays the part of Jim McDonald in “Coronation Street” so he does.   He has been playing the role since 1989.   He was born in Belfast in 1959.   In 1982 he had a featured role in the terrific series “Harry’s Game”.   His first film role was in “Ascendancy” in 1983.   Other films include “Four […]

Aoife Mullholland

Aoife Mulholland was born in 1978 in Galway.   On the London stage she starred as Roxie Hart in the muscial “Chicago” and as Maria Von Trapp in “The Sound of Music”.   She was featured in the film “Malicious Intent”.   Her “Wikipedia” entry can be accessed here.

Jacqueline Sassard

Jacqueline Sassard Jacqueline Sassard was one of the most beautiful of actresses on film in the 1960’s.   She was born in France in 1940.   She made her film debut in 1956 and among her credits are “The Magistrate” in 1960, “Seasons of Our Love”, Joseph Losey’s “Accident” opposite Stanley Baker, Dirk Bogarde and Michael York […]

Fionnuala Elwood

  Fionnuala Elwood was born in 1964 in Dublin.   One of her first major acting roles was in “Prime Suspect” in 1991 on television.   Other roles include nine years in “Emmerdale Farm” and roles in such shows as “Coronation Street” and “Casualty”.

Eva Birthistle

Eva Birthistle was born in Dublin in 1974.   In 1983 she was featured as a child in the popular Irish television series “Glenroe”.   Her films include “Making Ends Meet”, “Red Rum”, “Borstal Boy” , “Ae Fond Kiss” directed by Ken Loach and “Breakfast at Pluto” directed by Neil Jordan.   She recently played Sarah Cavandish in […]

Arie Verveen

Arie Verveen was born in Ireland in 1966.   He made his film debut in “Clouds of Magellan” in 1995.   Other films include “The Thin Red Line”, “The Journeyman” and “Briar Patch”.   He plays Liam O’Neill in the popular biker television series “Sons of Anarchy”. IMDB entry: Arie Verveen’s first lead role in a feature film, […]