Shirley Anne Field

Actor, Model
Attractive brunette former model who appeared in ingenue roles in several important English films of the early 1960s, notably "The Entertainer" (1960) "Saturday Night and Sunday Morning" (1960) and "Alfie" (1966); ... Read more »
Born: 06/26/1938 in London, England, GB

Filmography

Actor (7)

The Good Doctor 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

A Monkey's Tale 2000 (Movie)

of the Governess (Voice)

Christie Malry's Own Double Entry 2000 (Movie)

Mary (Actor)

At Risk 1994 (Movie)

Mrs Nolan (Actor)

It's a Wonderful World (Movie)

Pretty Girl (Actor)

Taking Liberty (TV Show)

Actor

The Good Companions (Movie)

The Three Graces (Actor)

Biography

Attractive brunette former model who appeared in ingenue roles in several important English films of the early 1960s, notably "The Entertainer" (1960) "Saturday Night and Sunday Morning" (1960) and "Alfie" (1966); Field's career petered out in the late 70s, but she has latterly carved a niche as a character actress in such films as "My Beautiful Laundrette" (1985) and "Hear My Song" (1991).

Milestones

1960

Added "e" to Ann in her first name

1959

First lead in film, "Horrors of the Black Museum"

Worked in an office at age 15 and as a model while taking drama classes

Acted in repertory

Appeared as panalist on British TV quiz show, "Yakity Yak" which led to bit parts in film and theater

Bonus Trivia

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At five her West End home was blitzed and Field was raised in an Lancashire orphanage. She was reunited with her mother in 1978.

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