Hilda Plowright

Hilda Plowright was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Plowright found her beginnings in film with roles in the David Niven crime picture "Raffles" (1940), the Joseph Cotten drama "The Magnificent ... Read more »
Born: 11/29/1890 in SwaffhamUK

Filmography

Actor (6)

36 Hours 1963 (Movie)

German Agent (Actor)

Summer Magic 1963 (Movie)

Mary (Actor)

Separate Tables 1958 (Movie)

Mabel (Actor)

Until They Sail 1957 (Movie)

Woman (Actor)

Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde 1953 (Movie)

Nursemaid (Actor)

The Magnificent Ambersons 1942 (Movie)

Nurse (Actor)

Biography

Hilda Plowright was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Plowright found her beginnings in film with roles in the David Niven crime picture "Raffles" (1940), the Joseph Cotten drama "The Magnificent Ambersons" (1942) and "Abbott and Costello Meet Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" (1953). Plowright next focused her career on film, appearing in the drama "Until They Sail" (1957) with Jean Simmons, the dramatic adaptation "Separate Tables" (1958) with Rita Hayworth and the drama "Summer Magic" (1963) with Hayley Mills. She also appeared in the James Garner spy picture "36 Hours" (1964). Later in her career, Plowright acted in the Audrey Hepburn adaptation "My Fair Lady" (1964). Plowright passed away in October 1973 at the age of 83.

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