Rosamund John

Actor
Born: 10/19/1913 in Tottenham, England, GB

Filmography

Actor (4)

Green for Danger (Movie)

Esther Sanson (Actor)

Street Corner (Movie)

Pauline (Actor)

The First of the Few (Movie)

Diana Mitchell (Actor)

The Way to the Stars (Movie)

Miss Toddy Todd (Actor)

Relationships

Robert Donat

Companion
together from c. 1940-1943

Hugh Lloyd

Husband
married in 1943 divorced in 1949

John Silkin

Husband
born c. 1923 married in 1950 died in 1987

EDUCATION

Tottenham High School

Embassy School of Acting

Milestones

1956

Made her final film appearance in "operration Murder"

1947

Resumed her stage career

1944

Starred in "The Way to the Stars", considered her finest wartime role

1942

Acted in "The Gentle Sex" produced, co-directed and narrated by Leslie Howard; took star billing in "The Lamp Still Burns", produced by Howard just before his death

1941

Starred in "The First of the Few" opposite Leslie Howard

1940

Cast opposite Robert Donat in "The Devil's Disciple"; author George Bernard Shaw described her performance as that of "an escaped lunatic", critics were kinder and praised her "emotional intensity"

1936

Made her London stage debut playing Cleopatra's attendant in "Antony and Cleopatra" at the New Theatre

1935

Debuted on stage in a walk-on role in Stratford's Shakespeare Memorial Theatre production of "Antony and Cleopatra"

1934

Made her first screen appearance in "The Secret of the Loch", a film about the Loch Ness monster

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