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Also Known As: Brenda Forbes Taylor Died: September 11, 1996
Born: January 14, 1909 Cause of Death: cancer
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: actor

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Jerky Boys, The (1995)
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 Laura Lansing Slept Here (1988) Doris
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 The White Cliffs of Dover (1944) Gwennie
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 Mrs. Miniver (1942) Gladys "Housemaid"
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 This Above All (1942) Mae, a singer
8.
 Miss Polly (1941) Patsy
9.
 Vigil in the Night (1940) Nora
10.
 The Perfect Gentleman (1935) Penelope
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Performed in seven plays at the Vine Street Theater
1995:
Appeared in the feature "The Jerky Boys"
1931:
Broadway debut when Guthrie McClintic cast her in "The Barretts of Wimpole Street" playing the role of Wilson, it became her signature role; she toured with the play
1945:
Featured in the revival of "The Barretts of Wimpole Street"
1927:
Began acting at the Old Vic Theater
1976:
Played the role of Mrs Higgins in the revival of "My Fair Lady" on Broadway
1985:
Final Broadway appearance in "Aren't We All?" starring Rex Harrison and Claudette Colbert
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Joined her mother in Hollywood
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husband:
Merrill Shepard. Lawyer. Married 39 years; died in 1986.

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mother:
Mary Forbes. Actor. Born 1879; died 1974.
brother:
Ralph Forbes. Actor. Born 1896; died on March 31, 1951.

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