Sylvia Syms

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 64
Sylvia May Laura Syms, is an English actress, best known for her roles in the films Woman in a Dressing Gown (1957), Ice Cold in Alex (1958), No Trees in the Street (1959), Victim (1961), and The Tamarind Seed (1974). In 2006 she portrayed the role of The Queen Mother in the Stephen Frears movie The Queen, about the death of Diana, Princess of Wales,... read more

Sylvia May Laura Syms, is an English actress, best known for her roles in the films Woman in a Dressing Gown (1957), Ice Cold in Alex (1958), No Trees in the Street (1959), Victim (1961), and The Tamarind Seed (1974). In 2006 she portrayed the role of The Queen Mother in the Stephen Frears movie The Queen, about the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, and the few days after that, leading up to the funeral. She remains active in films, television and theatre.

Birth Name

Sylvia May Laura Syms

Born

Saturday, 06 January 1934

Actress Filmography

Gentleman Jack Mrs. Rawson 2019
Together Rosemary 2018
Run For Your Wife Hip op woman 2012
Playhouse Presents Alice 2012
Booked Out Mrs Nicholls 2012
Case Histories Binky Rain 2011
The Many Faces of... Herself / Queen Mother 2009
Bouquet of Barbed Wire Nellie Manson 2010
Rev. Joan 2010
The Long Lonely Walk Mrs. Didcott 2010
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Gentleman Jack Mrs. Rawson 2019
Together Rosemary 2018
Run For Your Wife Hip op woman 2012
Playhouse Presents Alice 2012
Booked Out Mrs Nicholls 2012
Case Histories Binky Rain 2011
The Many Faces of... Herself / Queen Mother 2009
Bouquet of Barbed Wire Nellie Manson 2010
Rev. Joan 2010
The Long Lonely Walk Mrs. Didcott 2010
Bunny And The Bull Hotelier 2009
Collision Joyce Thompson 2009
Is Anybody There? Lilian 2009
Above Suspicion Mrs. Hedges 2009
British Film Forever Herself (as Sylvia Syms OBE) 2007
The Queen Queen Mother 2006
Child of Mine Alice 2005
The Poseidon Adventure Belle Rosen 2005
Agatha Christie's Marple Lavinia Pinkerton 2004
Blue Murder Peggy Gaumont (as Sylvia Sims) 2003
I'll Sleep When I'm Dead Mrs. Bartz 2003
What a Girl Wants Princess Charlotte 2003
New Tricks Beatrice 2003
Doctor Zhivago Madame Fleury 2002
Born and Bred Elizabeth Grimshaw 2002
The Jury Elsie Beamish 2002
Judge John Deed Rose Hussein 2001
Doctors Dorothy Holland, Kay Knight, Niamh Tyler 2000
At Home with the Braithwaites Marion Riley 2000
Mavis and the Mermaid Gioga 2000
Loose Women Herself 1999
Holby City Margaret Larkin 1999
Food of Love Mrs Harvey-Brown 1998
Neville's Island Mrs. Campness 1998
Where the Heart Is Essie Crayford 1997
Original Sin Esme Carling 1997
The House of Angelo Alice Angelo 1997
Dalziel and Pascoe Maisie Barron 1996
Empire of the Censors Herself (archive footage) 1995
The Glass Virgin Lady Constance 1995
Kavanagh QC Claudia 1995
Staggered Margaret 1994
Peak Practice Isabel de Gines 1993
Heartbeat Peggy Tatton 1992
Shining Through Linda's Mother 1992
Shirley Valentine Headmistress 1989
A Chorus Of Disapproval Rebecca Huntley-Pike 1989
May to December Dollie 1989
Mr. H Is Late Lady with Poodle 1988
Ruth Rendell Mysteries Lilian Crown, Mrs. Thorn, Mrs. Whalby, Stephen's mother 1987
Casualty Bunny Tyrill, Mrs Bullock 1986
American Masters Self - Singer 1986
Absolute Beginners Cynthia Eve 1986
Miss Marple: A Murder Is Announced Mrs. Easterbrook 1985
Screen Two Diana, Margaret Thatcher 1985
Nancy Astor Nanaire Langthorne 1982
There Goes the Bride Ursula Westerby 1980
Blankety Blank Herself 1979
Give Us Tomorrow Wendy Hammond 1978
Arena Herself 1975
The Tamarind Seed Margaret Stephenson 1974
The Adventurer Karen Ballard 1972
Asylum Ruth 1972
Paul Temple Ann Molyneux 1969
Strange Report Carol Webber 1969
Run Wild, Run Free Mrs. Ransome 1969
The Desperados Laura 1969
The Fiction-Makers Joyce Darling 1968
Hostile Witness Sheila Larkin 1968
Danger Route Barbara Canning 1967
The Joey Bishop Show Herself 1967
Bat Out of Hell Diana Stewart 1966
The Baron Cathy Dorne 1966
Call My Bluff Herself 1965
Thirty-Minute Theatre Judy Marriott 1965
Operation Crossbow Flight Officer Constance Babington Smith 1965
The Love Goddesses Herself (archive footage) 1965
The Big Job Myrtle Robbins 1965
Secret Agent Paula Glover 1964
East of Sudan Miss Woodville 1964
Doctor Who Mrs. Pritchard 1963
The World Ten Times Over Billa 1963
The Human Jungle Margo 1963
The Saint Amos Klein, Arlene, Jeannine Roger, Lady Anne Yearley 1962
The Quare Fellow Kathleen 1962
The Merv Griffin Show Herself 1962
The Tonight Show Herself - Vocalist 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Herself - Actress 1961
Victim Laura Farr 1961
Flame In The Streets Kathie Palmer 1961
Amazons of Rome Clelia 1961
The World of Suzie Wong Kay O'Neill 1960
It's a Square World Herself - Guest 1960
Conspiracy of Hearts Sister Mitya 1960
Expresso Bongo Maisie King 1959
Ferry To Hong Kong Liz Ferrers 1959
No Trees in the Street Hetty Martin 1959
Ice Cold in Alex Sister Murdoch 1958
The Moonraker Anne Wyndham 1958
Art Ford's Greenwich Village Party Herself 1957
Woman in a Dressing Gown Georgie 1957
The Jack Paar Tonight Show Herself 1957
Six-Five Special Star Spotlight Subject (archive footage) 1957
Armchair Theatre Kay McCone, Mary Fleming 1956
Stars of Jazz Herself 1956
This Is Your Life Herself 1955
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