Person Details

Birthday: 1907-05-21 06:17:45

Death: 1986-02-06 06:17:45

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Female

Place of birth: Fulham, London, England, UK

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Movie Involvements: 29

TV Involvements: 2


Most Famous Work

Biography

From Wikipedia Dandy Nichols (21 May 1907 – 6 February 1986) was an English actress most noted for her role as Else Garnett, the long-suffering wife of the racially bigoted and misogynistic character Alf Garnett in the BBC sitcom Till Death Us Do Part. She appeared in numerous films, which included Carry On Doctor, Ladies Who Do, The Holly and the Ivy, The Vikings, the Beatles' film Help!, Georgy Girl, Doctor in Clover, The Birthday Party, The Bed Sitting Room, O Lucky Man!, Confessions of a Window Cleaner and Britannia Hospital amongst others. After finding fame in Till Death Do Us Part, Nichols found work in television, notably playing opposite Alastair Sim in William Trevor's production of The Generals Day. She made appearances in Flint, The Tea Ladies and Bergerac. Onstage, she appeared in Ben Travers's comedy Plunder, as well as playing alongside Sir Ralph Richardson and Sir John Gielgud in David Storey's Home, in both London and on Broadway.

Most Famous Work

The Vikings
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7

The Vikings

(1958) Bridget
The Fallen Idol
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7

The Fallen Idol

(1948) Mrs. Patterson
NBC Experiment in Television
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0
Objects of Affection
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0

Objects of Affection

(1982) Lily
Lost
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7

Lost

(1956) Mrs. Gamble (Uncredited)
The Deep Blue Sea
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6

The Deep Blue Sea

(1955) Mrs. Elton
Scott of the Antarctic
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7

Scott of the Antarctic

(1948) Caroline
The Leather Boys
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7

The Leather Boys

(1964) Mrs Stanley

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
1985 N/A
1982 Lily
Florrie: The Workers
1981 N/A
N/A
1980 Mrs. Druce
1979 Miss Hodge
1975 Henrietta
N/A
1974 Mrs. Lea
1973 Marjorie
Tea Lady / Neighbour
1972 N/A
Else Garnett
N/A
Marjorie
1970 N/A
Prinzessin Zasekina
1969 Mrs Ethel Shroake
Else Garnett
1968 Meg Bowles
1967 Mrs. Roper
1st Old Lady
N/A
1966 Hospital Nurse
N/A
Patient with Kidney Stones
1965 Woman Flooded by Milk
Neighbour (uncredited)
Else Garnett
Woman in Cemetery (Uncredited)
Orphanage Superintendant
1964 Maud Peterson
Mrs Stanley
1963 Mrs. Merryweather
1962 Molly
Mrs. Cundall (as Dandy Nicholls)
1961 N/A
1960 N/A
1959 N/A
1958 Bridget
Mrs. Tucker
1957 N/A
Lady in Outpatients Dept.
1956 Stall Attendant (uncredited)
Mrs. Price
Kitchen-hand
N/A
Mrs. Gamble (Uncredited)
1955 Mrs. Elton
Maud Hodge
1954 Nurse Carey's Landlady (uncredited)
Charwoman
Charwoman
Mrs. Harris
1953 Mrs. Clarke
Mrs. Harris
Mrs. Furness
1952 Neighbour
Third Landlady
Barmaid
Ada
1950 Mrs. Crabtree
Waitress
1949 Mrs. Marshall
Bit Part
Mrs. Johnson
1948 Aunt Edie Hopkins
Caroline
Mrs. Burrell
Mrs. Patterson
voice
Year Character Movie/Tv

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