Sheila Burrell

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 51
Sheila Mary Burrell was a British actress. A cousin of Laurence Olivier, she was born in Blackheath, London, the daughter of a salesman. She attended St John's, Bexhill-on-Sea and the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art, London. Her first marriage to actor Laurence Payne was dissolved and she then married David Sim, a portrait and theatre photographer. read more

Sheila Mary Burrell was a British actress. A cousin of Laurence Olivier, she was born in Blackheath, London, the daughter of a salesman. She attended St John's, Bexhill-on-Sea and the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art, London. Her first marriage to actor Laurence Payne was dissolved and she then married David Sim, a portrait and theatre photographer. She is primarily remembered in the United States for her performance as Lady Rochford in three episodes of the television series Six Wives of Henry VIII.

Birth Name

Sheila Mary Burrell

Born

Tuesday, 09 May 1922

Died

Tuesday, 19 July 2011

Actress Filmography

William and Mary Viney 2003
Doctors Dorothy Palmer 2000
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Demons of Deception Lady #1 1999
Always and Everyone Virginia Henderson 1999
Holby City Agnes Moorhead 1999
The Woodlanders Grandma Oliver 1998
Trial & Retribution Mrs. Greenway 1997
Jane Eyre Lady Eshton 1996
Hetty Wainthropp Investigates Agnes Stubbs 1996
Bramwell Mrs. Lomax 1995
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

William and Mary Viney 2003
Doctors Dorothy Palmer 2000
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Demons of Deception Lady #1 1999
Always and Everyone Virginia Henderson 1999
Holby City Agnes Moorhead 1999
The Woodlanders Grandma Oliver 1998
Trial & Retribution Mrs. Greenway 1997
Jane Eyre Lady Eshton 1996
Hetty Wainthropp Investigates Agnes Stubbs 1996
Bramwell Mrs. Lomax 1995
Cold Comfort Farm Ada Doom 1995
Heartbeat Mrs. Hutton, Nellie Pratt 1992
The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles Lady #1 1992
Afraid of the Dark Meg 1991
The Darling Buds of May Mrs. Kinthley 1991
Devices and Desires Miss Beasley 1991
American Roulette Raul's Neghbour 1988
A Dorothy L. Sayers Mystery Dr. Baring 1987
Casualty Agnes Spencer 1986
Brush Strokes Isabel, Mrs. Pettijohn 1986
Tales of the Unexpected Lady Eleanor Benson 1979
Anna Karenina Princess Myagky 1977
The Feathered Serpent Keelag 1976
Crown Court Dr. Germaine Elwes 1972
The Six Wives of Henry VIII Lady Rochford 1970
Laughter in the Dark Miss Porly 1969
The Desperados Emily Galt 1969
Hell Is Empty Judge 1967
Adam Adamant Lives! Matron Mavis Unsworth 1966
BBC Play of the Month Mrs. Northrop 1965
Out of the Unknown Minnim 1965
The Wednesday Play Liz 1964
Paranoiac Aunt Harriet 1963
The Avengers Mrs. Jupp 1961
Maigret Francoise Bourcicault 1960
No Hiding Place Doris Denham, Gwen Harris 1959
Women Without Men Babs 1956
Blonde Bait Bates 1956
Colonel March of Scotland Yard Joan Forsythe 1954
Dixon of Dock Green Mrs. Lee 1955
Colonel March Investigates Joan Forsythe 1953
Black Orchid Annette 1953
The Rossiter Case Honor / Honor Rossiter 1951
Cloudburst Lorna Dawson 1951
The Man in Black Janice 1950
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