Yootha Joyce

as Mrs. Trench in the movie Brothers in Law

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Real name is Yootha Needham
Was born at 20 August 1927 in Wandsworth, London, England, UK . Died at 24 August 1980, London, England, UK (hepatitis)
There is some small facts about Yootha Joyce:
  • Trained at Joan Littlewood's Theatre Workshop that included such talent as 'Harry H. Corbett' , 'Brian Murphy (I)' , 'Lionel Bart' , 'Roy Kinnear' , 'James Booth (I)' , 'Victor Spinetti' and her future husband, 'Glynn Edwards' . 'Sean Connery' and 'Michael Caine (I)' were turned down for the company.
  • Battled alcoholism during her life, a battle she ultimately lost. She was said to be on a bottle of vodka a day. She died of hepatitis four days after her 53rd birthday. The actor, 'Brian Murphy (I)' , who played her on-screen husband in "George & Mildred" (1976) , was at her bedside.
  • Her mother was Jessica Revitt, a former concert pianist and singer.
  • She left school at the age of 15, when evacuated to Hampshire during World War II. Later trained with RADA and entertained troops as part of ENSA.
  • Her mother named her Yootha after the Maori word for "joy".
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There is the list of movies, where Yootha Joyce was taked part:
1 All Star Comedy Carnival movie All Star Comedy Carnival 1973 as Mildred Roper
2 Nearest and Dearest movie Nearest and Dearest 1972 as Mrs. Rhoda Rowbottom
3 Stranger in the House movie Stranger in the House 1967 as Shooting Range Girl
4 The Pumpkin Eater movie The Pumpkin Eater 1964 as Woman at Hairdressers
5 The Unforgettable Yootha Joyce movie The Unforgettable Yootha Joyce 2001 as Herself
6 BBC Play of the Month movie BBC Play of the Month 1965 as Mademoiselle Motte
7 Diary of a Young Man movie Diary of a Young Man 1964 as Mrs. Baggerdagger
8 ITV Play of the Week movie ITV Play of the Week 1955 as Jane Willows/Cecily Tarrant/Marilyn
9 ITV Saturday Night Theatre movie ITV Saturday Night Theatre 1969 as Erica Seydoux
10 A Man for All Seasons movie A Man for All Seasons 1966 as Averil Machin
11 A Place to Go movie A Place to Go 1964 as Woman in Wash House
12 All the Best from Denis Norden movie All the Best from Denis Norden 2007 as Mildred Roper
13 All the Right Noises movie All the Right Noises 1971 as Mrs. Bird
14 Burke & Hare movie Burke & Hare 1972 as Mrs. Hare
15 Catch Us If You Can movie Catch Us If You Can 1965 as Nan
16 Charlie Bubbles movie Charlie Bubbles 1967 as Woman in Cafe
17 Christmas with the Double Acts movie Christmas with the Double Acts 2015 as Mildred Roper
18 Fanatic movie Fanatic 1965 as Anna
19 Fragment of Fear movie Fragment of Fear 1970 as Miss Ward-Cadbury
20 Frankenstein: The True Story movie Frankenstein: The True Story 1973 as Hospital Matron
21 George and Mildred movie George and Mildred 1980 as Mildred Roper
22 Kaleidoscope movie Kaleidoscope 1966 as Museum Receptionist
23 Luther movie Luther 1968 as Katharina Luther
24 Man About the House movie Man About the House 1974 as Mildred Roper
25 Never Mind the Quality: Feel the Width movie Never Mind the Quality: Feel the Width 1973 as Mrs. Finch
26 Our Mothers House movie Our Mothers House 1967 as Mrs. Quayle
27 Sparrows Cant Sing movie Sparrows Cant Sing 1963 as Yootha
28 Steptoe and Son Ride Again movie Steptoe and Son Ride Again 1973 as Freda - Lennie's Wife
29 The 21st Annual TV Week Logie Awards movie The 21st Annual TV Week Logie Awards 1979 as Herself
30 The Night Digger movie The Night Digger 1971 as Mrs. Palafox
31 Twenty Nine movie Twenty Nine 1969 as The prostitute
32 7 of 1 movie 7 of 1 1973 as Mrs. Scully
33 Armchair Theatre movie Armchair Theatre 1956 as Alice
34 Benny Hill movie Benny Hill 1962 as Bella
35 Brothers in Law movie Brothers in Law 1962 as Mrs. Trench
36 City 68 movie City 68 1967 as Hilda
37 Cluff movie Cluff 1964 as Flo Darby
38 Comedy Playhouse movie Comedy Playhouse 1961 as Rita
39 Conceptions of Murder movie Conceptions of Murder 1970 as Maria Kurten
40 Corrigan Blake movie Corrigan Blake 1962 as Abigail
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