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Ann Todd

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Dorothy Anne Todd (24 January 1907, Hartford, Cheshire – 6 May 1993, London) was an English actress and producer. She was born in Hartford, Cheshire and was educated at St. Winifrid's School, Eastbourne. She became a popular actress from appearing in such films as Perfect Strangers (1945) (as a nurse) and The Seventh Veil (1945) (as a troubled concert pianist). She is perhaps best known to American audiences as Gregory Peck's long-suffering wife in Alfred Hitchcock's The Paradine Case (1947). She later produced a series of travel films. Her autobiography is entitled The Eighth Veil, an allusion to the film which made her a star in Britain. Todd was known as the "pocket Garbo" for her diminutive, blond beauty. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ann Todd, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jan 24, 1909 In Hartford, Cheshire, England
Movie/TV Credits:
35
First Appeared:
In the movie Keepers of Youth 1931-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie The McGuffin 1986-01-12
Known For
Poster of The McGuffin
Poster of Ninety Degrees in the Shade
Poster of Thriller
Poster of Climax!
Filmography
Movie The McGuffin 1986-01-12
Series Maelstrom Unknown 1985-02-05
Movie The Human Factor Castle's Mother 1979-12-18
Movie Beware My Brethren Birdy Wemys 1972-04-30
Movie Ninety Degrees in the Shade Mrs. Kurka 1965-06-01
Movie The Son of Captain Blood Arabella Blood 1962-07-27
Movie Taste of Fear Jane Appleby 1961-06-05
Series Thriller Unknown 1960-09-13
Movie Time Without Pity Honor Stanford 1957-03-21
Series Alfred Hitchcock Presents Unknown 1955-10-02
Movie The Green Scarf Solange Vauthier 1954-08-25
Series Climax! Unknown 1954-10-07
Series General Electric Theater Unknown 1953-02-01
Movie The Sound Barrier Susan Garthwaite 1952-10-10
Movie Madeleine Madeleine Hamilton Smith 1950-02-16
Movie The Passionate Friends Mary Justin 1949-01-26
Movie Daybreak Frances "Frankie" Tribe 1948-05-18
Movie So Evil My Love Olivia Harwood 1948-08-02
Movie The Paradine Case Gay Keane 1947-12-31
Movie Gaiety George Kathryn Davis 1946-07-15
Movie Perfect Strangers Elena 1945-10-15
Movie The Seventh Veil Francesca Cunningham 1945-10-18
Movie We Serve Unknown 1942-06-29
Movie Danny Boy Jane Kaye 1941-08-25
Movie Ships with Wings Kay Gordon 1941-11-10
Movie Poison Pen Ann Rider 1939-07-03
Movie South Riding Madge Carne 1938-08-01
Movie Action for Slander Ann Daviot 1937-07-21
Movie The Squeaker Carol Stedman 1937-11-11
Movie Things to Come Mary Gordon 1936-03-31
Movie The Return of Bulldog Drummond Phyllis Drummond 1934-04-19
Movie The Water Gipsies Jane Bell 1932-03-21
Movie Keepers of Youth Millicent 1931-01-01
Movie The Ghost Train Peggy Murdock 1931-08-22
Movie These Charming People Pamela Crawford 1931-07-23