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Margaret Leighton

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Margaret Leighton (26 February 1922 – 13 January 1976) was an English actress. She had an exquisite sense of grandeur and refinement. She created the role of Hannah Jelkes in Tennessee Williams' The Night of the Iguana. Description above from the Wikipedia article Margaret Leighton, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Feb 26, 1922 In Barnt Green, Worcestershire, England, U.K.
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie The Winslow Boy 1948-09-24
Latest Project:
Movie Journey Through the Black Sun 1982-09-13
Known For
Poster of Bequest to the Nation
Poster of The Upper Crusts
Poster of The Madwoman of Chaillot
Poster of The Good Die Young
Movie Journey Through the Black Sun Arra 1982-09-13
Movie Trial by Combat Ma Gore 1976-08-31
Movie Galileo Elderly Court Lady 1975-01-27
Movie From Beyond the Grave Madame Orloff 1974-02-23
Movie Great Expectations Miss Havisham 1974-11-22
Series The Upper Crusts 1973-02-25
Movie Bequest to the Nation 1973-04-18
Movie Frankenstein: The True Story Francoise DuVal 1973-11-28
Movie Zee and Co. Gladys 1972-01-21
Movie Lady Caroline Lamb Lady Melbourne 1972-11-22
Movie The Go-Between Mrs Maudsley 1971-09-24
Movie An Ideal Husband Mrs Cheveley 1969-05-11
Movie The Madwoman of Chaillot Constance, the Madwoman of Passy 1969-10-12
Series Judd for the Defense Unknown 1967-09-08
Movie 7 Women Agatha Andrews 1966-01-05
Series The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. Unknown 1966-09-13
Movie The Loved One Mrs. Helen Kenton 1965-10-11
Series The F.B.I. Unknown 1965-09-19
Movie The Best Man Alice Russell 1964-04-05
Series The Wednesday Play Unknown 1964-09-30
Series Burke's Law Unknown 1963-09-20
Movie Waltz of the Toreadors Emily Fitzjohn 1962-01-01
Series Dr. Kildare Chris Becker 1961-09-27
Series Ben Casey Unknown 1961-10-02
Movie Der Fall Teckmann Helen Teckman 1960-01-01
Movie The Sound and the Fury Caddy Compson 1959-03-27
Movie The Passionate Stranger Judith Wynter / Leonie Hathaway 1957-03-04
Movie The Constant Husband Miss Chesterman 1955-04-21
Series Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown 1955-10-02
Movie The Good Die Young Eve Ravenscourt 1954-03-02
Movie The Teckman Mystery Helen Teckman 1954-10-27
Movie Carrington V.C. Valerie Carrington 1954-12-09
Movie Home at Seven Janet Preston 1952-03-16
Movie The Holly and the Ivy Margaret Gregory 1952-12-22
Movie Calling Bulldog Drummond Sgt. Helen Smith 1951-12-14
Series Hallmark Hall of Fame Unknown 1951-12-24
Movie The Astonished Heart Leonora Vail 1950-03-17
Movie The Elusive Pimpernel Marguerite Blakeney 1950-11-07
Movie Under Capricorn Milly 1949-09-08
Movie The Winslow Boy Catherine Winslow 1948-09-24
Movie Bonnie Prince Charlie Flora MacDonald 1948-10-25