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Madge Brindley (1901–1968)


Madge Brindley was born on October 15, 1901 in Bedford Park, London, England as Doreen Ilse Johnson. She was an actress, known for Hobson's Choice (1954), The Spider and the Fly (1949) and The End of the Beginning (1938). She died on August 28, 1968 in Brighton, East Sussex, England. See full bio »

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Known For

Hobson's Choice Mrs. Figgins
(1954)
The Spider and the Fly Jacques' Grandmother
(1949)
The End of the Beginning Lizzie Berrill
(1938)
The Champions Frenchwoman
(1968)

Filmography

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 1970 ITV Sunday Night Theatre (TV Series)
- Twelfth Night (1970)
 1969 A Nice Girl Like Me
Pensione Mama (uncredited)
 1968 The Champions (TV Series)
Frenchwoman
- A Case of Lemmings (1968) ... Frenchwoman
 1968 Nearest and Dearest (TV Series)
Miss Lavere
- Take a Letter (1968) ... Miss Lavere
 1968 The First Lady (TV Series)
Matron
- A Time of Fear (1968) ... Matron
 1968 Detective (TV Series)
Mrs. Parks
- Born Victim (1968) ... Mrs. Parks
 1956-1967 Dixon of Dock Green (TV Series)
Old Lady / Neighbour / Lady in Station / ...
- The Team (1967) ... Old Lady
- Manhunt (1966) ... Neighbour
- A Scrap of Paint (1964) ... Lady in Station
- Unwelcome Stranger (1963) ... Mrs. Thomson
- The Milkman Knocks on Friday (1962) ... Bertha Swinton
 1962-1967 Z Cars (TV Series)
Woman / Mrs. Derbyshire
- Invasion of Privacy: Part 2 (1967) ... Woman
- Invasion of Privacy: Part 1 (1967) ... Woman
- Invisible Enemy (1962) ... Mrs. Derbyshire
 1967 Boy Meets Girl (TV Series)
Patient
- The Raging Moon (1967) ... Patient
 1967 The Paradise Makers (TV Series)
Second Woman
- Episode #1.6 (1967) ... Second Woman
 1966 On the Margin (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1966)
 1966 ABC Stage 67 (TV Series)
The Housekeeper
- The Canterville Ghost (1966) ... The Housekeeper
 1966 Thirteen Against Fate (TV Series)
Woman
- The Consul (1966) ... Woman
 1966 Love Story (TV Series)
The old woman
- Another Name from Nowhere (1966) ... The old woman
 1966 Alfie
Bus Passenger (uncredited)
 1965 Up Jumped a Swagman
Market Trader (uncredited)
 1965 The Wednesday Play (TV Series)
Mrs. Thompson / Fat housewife
- Vote, Vote, Vote for Nigel Barton (1965) ... Mrs. Thompson
- Dan, Dan, the Charity Man (1965) ... Fat housewife
 1965 The Battle of the Villa Fiorita
Train Passenger Smoking Cigar (uncredited)
 1965 Not Only... But Also (TV Series)
- Episode #1.7 (1965)
- Episode #1.2 (1965)
 1964-1965 Dr. Finlay's Casebook (TV Series)
Mistress Higgins
- The Control Group (1965) ... Mistress Higgins
- The Confrontation (1964) ... Mistress Higgins
 1964 Thursday Theatre (TV Series)
Cashier
- Point of Departure (1964) ... Cashier
 1964 The Four Seasons of Rosie Carr (TV Mini-Series)
Big Bess
- Spring at the Winged Horse (1964) ... Big Bess
 1964 Benbow Was His Name (TV Movie)
 1963 First Night (TV Series)
Mrs. Higgins
- The One Night of the Year (1963) ... Mrs. Higgins
 1963 Compact (TV Series)
Barmaid
- The New Editor (1963) ... Barmaid
 1963 Richard the Lionheart (TV Series)
Peasant Woman / Second Citizen
- The Man Who Sold Pardons (1963) ... Peasant Woman
- A King's Ransom (1963) ... Second Citizen
 1963 Kindly Leave the Stage (TV Movie)
 1963 ITV Television Playhouse (TV Series)
Landlady
- To Bury Caesar (1963) ... Landlady
 1962-1963 No Hiding Place (TV Series)
Customer / Charlady
- A Bird to Watch the Marbles (1963) ... Customer
- A Talk with Yargo Simms (1962) ... Charlady
 1963 The Saint (TV Series)
Landlady
- The Romantic Matron (1963) ... Landlady
 1962 Maigret (TV Series)
Justine
- The Amateurs (1962) ... Justine
 1962 Trial and Error
Mother Chiding Her Son (uncredited)
 1961 Winning Widows (TV Series)
- Slimming (1961)
 1961 Magnolia Street (TV Series)
Mrs. Derricks
- Episode #1.6 (1961) ... Mrs. Derricks
- Episode #1.5 (1961) ... Mrs. Derricks
- Episode #1.4 (1961) ... Mrs. Derricks
- Episode #1.3 (1961) ... Mrs. Derricks
- Episode #1.2 (1961) ... Mrs. Derricks
 1960-1961 The Arthur Haynes Show (TV Series)
- Episode #7.6 (1961)
- Episode #7.5 (1961)
- Episode #6.5 (1960)
 1961 I Promised to Pay
Wrong Mrs Pearson (uncredited)
 1960 The Millionairess
Patient at Clinic (uncredited)
 1960 Sands of the Desert
Fat Lady in Bus
 1960 Scotland Yard (TV Series)
Maisie
- Robbery on the A5 (1960) ... Maisie
 1960 Probation Officer (TV Series)
Ma Geraghty
- Episode #1.28 (1960) ... Ma Geraghty
 1960 Lazarus (TV Movie)
 1959 Glencannon (TV Series)
Mrs. Binney
- The Mean Man from Genoa (1959) ... Mrs. Binney
 1959 Charlie Drake (TV Series)
- Igig (1959)
 1959 Three Golden Nobles (TV Series)
Mistress Jollybody
- Escape to London (1959) ... Mistress Jollybody
 1959 The Case Before You (TV Mini-Series)
Mary Spink
- Episode #1.2 (1959) ... Mary Spink
 1959 World Theatre (TV Mini-Series)
Old neighbour / Citizen
- Blood Wedding (1959) ... Old neighbour
- Julius Caesar (1959) ... Citizen
 1958 Quatermass and the Pit (TV Mini-Series)
Miss Groome
- The Ghosts (1958) ... Miss Groome
 1958 Duty Bound (TV Series)
Mrs. Quinn
- The Girl Who Took the Wrong Turning (1958) ... Mrs. Quinn
 1957 Little Lord Fauntleroy (TV Mini-Series)
- The Exposure (1957)
- The Arrival (1957)
 1957 The Long Haul
Fat Woman (uncredited)
 1957 The Railway Children (TV Series)
Countrywoman
- Prisoners and Captives (1957) ... Countrywoman
 1957 Kenilworth (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1957)
 1957 The Adventures of Peter Simple (TV Series)
Landlady
- Disguises (1957)
- The Plot Against Peter (1957) ... Landlady
 1956 Christmas in the Market-Place (TV Movie)
 1956 The Chertsey Apprentice (TV Movie)
 1956 Abigail and Roger (TV Series)
- Episode #1.5 (1956)
 1956 The Black Brigand (TV Series)
- The Gypsy Queen (1956)
 1956 Nom-de-Plume (TV Series)
Doroteo's Mother
- The Devil's Tattoo (1956) ... Doroteo's Mother
 1956 A Flea Off Pepe (TV Movie)
 1956 The Gentle Touch
Other Patient
 1955-1956 The Adventures of Annabel (TV Series)
- Fair Exchange (1956)
 1955 The Ladykillers
Large Lady (uncredited)
 1955 The Blakes (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Wilson
- Episode #1.1 (1955) ... Mrs. Wilson
 1955 The Dance Dress (TV Movie)
 1955 Patrol Car (TV Series)
Mrs. Daisy
- Pin-Point Signature (1955) ... Mrs. Daisy
 1955 A Kid for Two Farthings
Mrs. Quinn (uncredited)
 1954 Trouble in the Glen
Old Tinker Woman (uncredited)
 1954 Radio Cab Murder
Mrs. Evans
 1954 Hobson's Choice
Mrs. Figgins
 1953 Ten Nights in a Bar-Room (TV Movie)
 1953 The Beggar's Opera
Gin Seller
 1952-1953 The Pickwick Papers (TV Series)
Buxom lady / Cook at Westgate House
- The Fifth Paper (1953) ... Buxom lady
- The Third Paper (1952) ... Cook at Westgate House
 1952 Moulin Rouge
Undetermined Secondary Role (uncredited)
 1952 A Killer Walks
Mrs. Ramble
 1951 Mr. Denning Drives North
Gypsy (uncredited)
 1951 The Lady with a Lamp
Woman in Downing St crowd
 1950 Old Mother Riley, Headmistress
Mrs. Clarke
 1949 The Spider and the Fly
Jacques' Grandmother
 1949 The Third Man
Guest at Casanova Bar (uncredited)
 1949 A Provincial Lady (TV Movie)
Vassilevna, the cook
 1948 What a Life (Short)
 1948 Love in Waiting
Restaurant Customer (uncredited)
 1948 A Comedy of Good and Evil (TV Movie)
Mrs. Resurrection Jones
 1947 The Ghosts of Berkeley Square
Matron (uncredited)
 1947 Three Blind Mice (TV Movie)
Landlady
 1947 Take My Life
Lady with Children at Station (uncredited)
 1947 Caesar's Friend (TV Movie)
Zillah, a blind woman of Hebron
 1947 Temptation Harbor
Customer in Butcher's Shop (uncredited)
 1946 Alice in Wonderland (TV Movie)
Ugly Duchess
 1946 Piccadilly Incident (uncredited)
 1943 Yellow Canary
Newspaper Seller at Railway Station (uncredited)
 1939 The Fugitive
Neighbour (uncredited)
 1939 Fat King Melon and Princess Caraway (TV Movie)
King's Mother
 1938 The End of the Beginning (TV Movie)
Lizzie Berrill
 1938 Rosencrantz and Guildenstern (TV Movie)
Queen Gertrude
 1938 South Riding
A Psalm Singer (uncredited)
 1937 The Lilac Domino (uncredited)
 1937 Song of the Road
Sideshow Owner (uncredited)
 1934 Kentucky Minstrels
Landlady
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