Brenda de Banzie

Actor
Brenda de Banzie was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. She was nominated for a BAFTA Award for "Hobson's Choice" in 1954. She continued to work steadily in film throughout the fifties and the sixties ... Read more »
Born: 07/28/1909 in Manchester, England, GB

Filmography

Actor (16)

The Entertainer 1989 (Movie)

Phoebe Rice (Actor)

Pretty Polly 1967 (Movie)

Mrs Innes-Hook (Actor)

A Man Could Get Killed 1965 (Movie)

Mrs Mathieson (Actor)

The Pink Panther 1964 (Movie)

Angela Dunning (Actor)

Come September 1961 (Movie)

Margaret Allison (Actor)

The Mark 1961 (Movie)

Mrs Cartwright (Actor)

The 39 Steps 1958 (Movie)

Nellie Lumsden (Actor)

Too Many Crooks 1958 (Movie)

Lucy Gordon (Actor)

As Long As They're Happy 1956 (Movie)

Stella Bentley (Actor)

The Man Who Knew Too Much 1956 (Movie)

Mrs Drayton (Actor)

A Kid For Two Farthings 1955 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Purple Plain 1955 (Movie)

Miss McNab (Actor)

Doctor at Sea 1954 (Movie)

Muriel Mallet (Actor)

Hobson's Choice 1954 (Movie)

Maggie Hobson (Actor)

I Believe in You (Movie)

Mrs. Hooker (Actor)

The Long Dark Hall (Movie)

Mrs. Rogers (Actor)

Biography

Brenda de Banzie was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. She was nominated for a BAFTA Award for "Hobson's Choice" in 1954. She continued to work steadily in film throughout the fifties and the sixties, appearing in "As Long As They're Happy" (1957), "The 39 Steps" (1959) and "Too Many Crooks" (1959) with Terry-Thomas. She also appeared in "Come September" (1961) with Rock Hudson and the crime picture "The Mark" (1961) with Maria Schell. Film continued to be her passion as she played roles in "I Thank a Fool" (1962), the Peter Sellers action movie "The Pink Panther" (1964) and the James Garner comedy adaptation "A Man Could Get Killed" (1966). She also appeared in the Hayley Mills dramatic adaptation "Pretty Polly" (1968). de Banzie was most recently credited in "The Entertainer" (1989). de Banzie passed away in March 1981 at the age of 72.

Milestones

1941

First film as actress

1935

Stage acting debut

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