Liam Brennan

Inspector Goole is on the case again in a play which has had theatre-goers on the edge of their seats for generations – and never more so than in recent decades. JP Priestley’s An Inspector Calls was first performed in 1945 – in Moscow and Leningrad; London got it the following year – and it […]

Isa Miranda

Born Ines Isabella Sampietro in Bergamo, she worked as a typist whilst attending the drama academy in Milan and training as a stage actress. She went on to play bit parts in Italian films in Rome. She changed her name to Isa Miranda and success came with Max Ophüls’ film La Signora di tutti (Everybody’s Woman) (1934) in which she played […]

Doretta Morrow

Doretta Morrow was born in 1927 in Brooklyn, New York. Her one major screen credit was as leading lasy to Mario Lanza in “Because Your Mine” in 1951. She had an extensive stage career in musicals and in concert before retiring from performing at the age of 33 in 1960. She lived for many years […]

Judith Allen

Judith Allen was born in 1911 in New York City.   She made her movie debut in “The Thundering Herd” in 1933.   Her other movies include “Bright Eyes” with Shirley Temple and “Boots and Saddles”.   Her final film was “Something To Live For” in 1952.   She died in 1996 in Yucca Valley, […]

Billy Murray

Billy Murray. Wikipedia. Billy Murray has entertained British Television audiences for over thirty years.   He is perhaps best known for his role as DS Don Beech in ITV series The Bill (1984), and has also appeared in EastEnders (1985) as the crime boss “Johnnie Allen”. His on-screen presence is very much underrated and thanks to his charismatic manner […]

Sally Field

Sally Field. Wikipedia. Sally Margaret Field (born November 6, 1946. is an American actress and director. She is the recipient of various accolades, including two Academy Awards, three Primetime Emmy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, and a Screen Actors Guild Award, and she has been nominated for a Tony Award and two BAFTA Awards. Field began her professional career on television, starring in […]

Sonja Ziemann

Sonja Ziemann. Wikipedia. Sonja Alice Selma Toni Ziemann (born 8 February 1926 in Eichwalde, Province of Brandenburg) is a German film and television actress. Beginning in 1941, Ziemann performed in operettas and revues. Following World War II, her performances primarily came at the Metropol-Theater in Berlin. Ziemann began working in films when she was 15, and by age 18 “was […]

Helen Worth

Helen Worth (born Cathryn Helen Wigglesworth; 7 January 1951) is an English actress. She is known for portraying the role of Gail Platt in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street, a role that she has played since 1974. For her 40 years on the show, she received the Outstanding Achievement Award at the 2014 British Soap Awards. Cathryn Helen Wigglesworth was born to […]