Eileen Herlie

Eileen Herlie was born in 1920 in Glasgow.   In 1948 she played Gertrud, mother to the “Hamlet” of Laurence Oliver despite the fact that she was 13 years younger than him.   Her film credits are not extensive but include “The Story of Gilbert & Sullivan” in 1953, “Freud” in 1962 and “The Seagull” in 1968.   […]