Avril Elgar

Actress, Casting Department

Actress, Casting Department


Avril Elgar was born on April 1, 1932 in Halifax, Yorkshire, England as Avril Williams. She is known for her work on The Stars Look Down (1974), Wilde (1997) and A Picture of Katherine Mansfield (1973). She was previously married to James Maxwell.
Birth date
1932-04-01
Height
5' 2½" (1.59 m)

Known For


The Stars Look Down
The Stars Look Down
Martha Fenwick (1975)
Wilde
Wilde
Lady Bracknell (1997)
Carrie's War
Carrie's War
Lou Evans (1974)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActressDoctors
(TV Series) Lady Roxburgh / Celia Wickham / Ana Kovacs - Yes M'Lady (2011) ... Lady Roxburgh - You'll Be a Man, My Son (2008) ... Celia Wickham - Pardon (2004) ... Ana Kovacs
2004-2011
ActressNew Tricks
(TV Series) Olive Risk - Painting on Loan (2004) ... Olive Risk
2004
ActressCasualty
(TV Series) Roberta 'Bobbi' Wynne / Mary Walend - Finding Faith (2004) ... Roberta 'Bobbi' Wynne - The Homecoming (1996) ... Mary Walend
1996-2004
ActressWaking the Dead
(TV Series) Tracey Durham - Walking on Water: Part 2 (2003) ... Tracey Durham - Walking on Water: Part 1 (2003) ... Tracey Durham
2003
ActressHeartbeat
(TV Series) Mrs. Kirkby - Dirty Len (2002) ... Mrs. Kirkby
2002
ActressMy Family
(TV Series) Rebecca - 'Tis Pity She's a Whore (2001) ... Rebecca
2001
ActressGoodnight, Mister Tom
(TV Movie) Mrs. Ford
1998
ActressWilde
Lady Bracknell
1997
ActressMidsomer Murders
(TV Series) Mary Sharpe - The Killings at Badger's Drift (1997) ... Mary Sharpe
1997
ActressIn Suspicious Circumstances
(TV Series) Laura Binko - The Great Romancer (1996) ... Laura Binko
1996
ActressThe Bill
(TV Series) Bella Clarke / Mrs. Roth - Camper (1996) ... Bella Clarke - Fact of Life (1993) ... Mrs. Roth
1993-1996
ActressThe Glass Virgin
(TV Mini-Series) Alice Piecliff - Episode #1.2 (1995) ... Alice Piecliff - Episode #1.1 (1995) ... Alice Piecliff
1995
ActressRides
(TV Series) Pam - Episode #2.3 (1993) ... Pam - Episode #2.2 (1993) ... Pam
1993
ActressBookmark
(TV Series) Lady on bus - Miss Pym's Day Out (1992) ... Lady on bus
1992
ActressPoirot
(TV Series) Mrs Oglander - The King of Clubs (1989) ... Mrs Oglander
1989
ActressMystery!: Campion
(TV Series) Kitty Berry - Police at the Funeral: Part 2 (1989) ... Kitty Berry - Police at the Funeral: Part 1 (1989) ... Kitty Berry
1989
ActressA Taste for Death
(TV Mini-Series) Emily Wharton - Episode #1.6 (1988) ... Emily Wharton - Episode #1.5 (1988) ... Emily Wharton - Episode #1.4 (1988) ... Emily Wharton - Episode #1.3 (1988) ... Emily Wharton - Episode #1.2 (1988) ... Emily Wharton Show all 6 episodes
1988
ActressScreen Two
(TV Series) Mrs. Abigail - The Children of Dynmouth (1987) ... Mrs. Abigail
1987
ActressThe Oldest Goose in the Business
(TV Movie) Daphne
1986
ActressScreenplay
(TV Series) Mrs. Bertram - Paying Guests - Part 2 (1986) ... Mrs. Bertram - Paying Guests - Part 1 (1986) ... Mrs. Bertram
1986
ActressThirteen at Dinner
(TV Movie) Miss Carroll
1985
ActressThem and Us
(TV Series) Miss. Frinton - Flash-Point (1985) ... Miss. Frinton
1985
ActressMinder
(TV Series) Mrs. Bickerton-Jones - Give Us This Day Arthur Daley's Bread (1985) ... Mrs. Bickerton-Jones
1985
ActressSakharov
(TV Movie) OVIR Administrator
1984
ActressThe Citadel
(TV Mini-Series) Nurse Sharp - Part 10 (1983) ... Nurse Sharp - Part 9 (1983) ... Nurse Sharp - Part 8 (1983) ... Nurse Sharp
1983
ActressBetrayal
Mrs. Banks
1983
ActressAlan Bennett's Objects of Affection
(TV Series) Ivy - Our Winnie (1982) ... Ivy
1982
ActressTales of the Unexpected
(TV Series) Thelma / Nancy - The Moles (1982) ... Thelma - Back for Christmas (1980) ... Nancy
1980-1982
ActressPlay for Today
(TV Series) Grace / Christine Reynolds - Under the Skin (1982) ... Grace - I Can't See My Little Willie (1970) ... Christine Reynolds
1970-1982
ActressShoestring
(TV Series) Lois - Looking for Mr Wright (1980) ... Lois
1980
ActressBeryl Reid
(TV Series) Various Characters - Episode dated 18 December 1979 (1979) ... Various Characters - Episode dated 12 December 1977 (1977) ... Various Characters
1977-1979
ActressGeorge & Mildred
(TV Series) Ethel - I Gotta Horse (1979) ... Ethel - On the Second Day of Christmas (1978) ... Ethel - The Mating Game (1978) ... Ethel - The Four Letter Word (1978) ... Ethel - No Business Like Show Business (1977) ... Ethel Show all 8 episodes
1976-1979
ActressRosie
(TV Series) Millie Penrose - Turn Left at the Parrot (1979) ... Millie Penrose - Looking for Herbie (1979) ... Millie Penrose - Happy Birthday, Mr Chizlehurst (1979) ... Millie Penrose - Free Sample (1979) ... Millie Penrose - Those Wonderful People in the C.I.D. (1979) ... Millie Penrose Show all 15 episodes
1977-1979
ActressCrown Court
(TV Series) Gudrun Ewbank / Mrs. Hine - Queen Bee: Part 1 (1978) ... Gudrun Ewbank - Baby Farm: Part 1 (1974) ... Mrs. Hine
1974-1978
ActressThe Medusa Touch
Mrs. Pennington
1978
ActressMoths
(TV Movie) Lady Stoat
1977
ActressMiddlemen
(TV Series) Edna Livingstone - Fresh Fields and Slightly Used Pastures (1977) ... Edna Livingstone - Read Any Good Books Lately? (1977) ... Edna Livingstone - A Bag of Mixed Nuts (1977) ... Edna Livingstone - A Young Lady from Gloucester (1977) ... Edna Livingstone - A Little Bit of Heaven (1977) ... Edna Livingstone Show all 6 episodes
1977
ActressEsther Waters
(TV Series) Mrs. Saunders - Episode #1.2 (1977) ... Mrs. Saunders
1977
ActressRomance
(TV Series) Lady Stoat - Moths (1977) ... Lady Stoat
1977
ActressHeadmaster
(TV Series) Mrs. Mason - First Day (1977) ... Mrs. Mason
1977
ActressThe Stars Look Down
(TV Mini-Series) Martha Fenwick - Marrers (1975) ... Martha Fenwick - The Promised Land (1975) ... Martha Fenwick - New Ground (1975) ... Martha Fenwick - Rebuilding (1975) ... Martha Fenwick - Victory (1975) ... Martha Fenwick Show all 11 episodes
1975
ActressUnder Western Eyes
(TV Movie) Tekla
1975
ActressLloyd George Knew My Father
(TV Movie) Maud Boothroyd
1975
ActressMarked Personal
(TV Series) Helen - Episode #1.64 (1974) ... Helen - Episode #1.63 (1974) ... Helen
1974
ActressBedtime Stories
(TV Series) Colin's Mother - The Water Maiden (1974) ... Colin's Mother
1974
ActressCarrie's War
(TV Series) Lou Evans - Episode #1.4 (1974) ... Lou Evans - Episode #1.3 (1974) ... Lou Evans - Episode #1.2 (1974) ... Lou Evans - Episode #1.1 (1974) ... Lou Evans
1974
ActressA Picture of Katherine Mansfield
(TV Series) Constantia - Episode #1.5 (1973) ... Constantia
1973
ActressAway from It All
(TV Series) Daphne - Such a Small Word (1973) ... Daphne
1973
ActressITV Sunday Night Theatre
(TV Series) Miss Fishlock - Harlequinade (1973) ... Miss Fishlock
1973
ActressTotal Eclipse
(TV Movie) Isabelle Rimbaud
1973
ActressNew Scotland Yard
(TV Series) Miss Jones - My Boy Robby? (1973) ... Miss Jones
1973
ActressBudgie
(TV Series) Mrs. Silverstone - And the Lord Taketh Away (1972) ... Mrs. Silverstone
1972
ActressThe Befrienders
(TV Series) Florence - A Case of No Resolution (1972) ... Florence
1972
ActressPublic Eye
(TV Series) Mrs Willet - I Always Wanted a Swimming Pool (1971) ... Mrs Willet
1971
ActressPaul Temple
(TV Series) Mrs. Roth - The Quick and the Dead (1971) ... Mrs. Roth
1971
ActressRyan International
(TV Series) Mme Mouchier - The Muck Raker (1970) ... Mme Mouchier
1970
ActressITV Playhouse
(TV Series) Eudora - The Style of the Countess (1970) ... Eudora
1970
ActressSmith
(TV Mini-Series) Mrs. Parkin - The Black Angel (1970) ... Mrs. Parkin
1970
ActressSpring and Port Wine
Betsy-Jane Duckworth
1970
ActressDetective
(TV Series) Mrs. Datta - Hunt the Peacock (1969) ... Mrs. Datta
1969
ActressCallan
(TV Series) Jane Ellis - Land of Light and Peace (1969) ... Jane Ellis
1969
ActressTheatre 625
(TV Series) Margaret / The girl - To See How Far It Is (1968) ... Margaret - A Night Out (1967) ... The girl
1967-1968
ActressThe Gamblers
(TV Series) Alice Martin - The Wednesday Game (1967) ... Alice Martin
1967
ActressZ Cars
(TV Series) Maggie Dunlop - A Little Bit of Respect: Part 2 (1967) ... Maggie Dunlop - A Little Bit of Respect: Part 1 (1967) ... Maggie Dunlop
1967
ActressBoy Meets Girl
(TV Series) Rita Jones - There Was I, Waiting...! (1967) ... Rita Jones
1967
ActressAlice in Wonderland
(TV Movie) Peppercook
1966
ActressHarry Worth
(TV Series) Doreen Heritage - The Gas Man Goeth (1966) ... Doreen Heritage
1966
ActressSoftly Softly
(TV Series) Tart - All That Glitters (1966) ... Tart
1966
ActressDixon of Dock Green
(TV Series) Mrs. Gibbons / Gladys Sampson / Joan Gilman - The Pact (1966) ... Mrs. Gibbons - The Root of All Evil (1964) ... Gladys Sampson - Slim Jim (1964) ... Joan Gilman
1964-1966
ActressThe Good Soldier Schweik
(TV Movie) Mrs. Muller / Servant girl
1965
ActressITV Play of the Week
(TV Series) Annie Roberts / Miss Birdham - Strife (1965) ... Annie Roberts - Cunningham 5101 (1963) ... Miss Birdham
1963-1965
ActressSix
(TV Series) Mrs. Caroline Pooter - The Diary of a Nobody: The Domestic Jottings of a City Clerk (1964) ... Mrs. Caroline Pooter
1964
ActressJoan of Arc
(TV Mini-Series) Joan - Episode #1.2 (1964) ... Joan - Episode #1.1 (1964) ... Joan
1964
ActressGideon C.I.D.
(TV Series) Mrs. Tennison - The Firebug (1964) ... Mrs. Tennison
1964
ActressLove Story
(TV Series) Louise - Beggars and Choosers (1964) ... Louise
1964
ActressFestival
(TV Series) Asta Allmers - Little Eyolf (1963) ... Asta Allmers
1963
ActressLadies Who Do
Emily Parish
1963
ActressSuspense
(TV Series) Mary - Personal and Private (1963) ... Mary
1963
ActressITV Television Playhouse
(TV Series) Mrs. Shemonge / Agatha Greensleeves / Miss Jackson - The Wedding Dress (1963) ... Mrs. Shemonge - The Pinkness of It All (1962) ... Agatha Greensleeves - A Stop on the Way (1960) ... Miss Jackson
1960-1963
ActressShe Always Gets Their Man
Sylvia
1962
ActressThe Caucasian Chalk Circle
(TV Mini-Series) Grusha - Part 3 (1962) ... Grusha - Part 2 (1962) ... Grusha - Part 1 (1962) ... Grusha
1962
ActressProbation Officer
(TV Series) Miss Charles / Maisie Brent - Episode #4.6 (1962) ... Miss Charles - Episode #1.25 (1960) ... Maisie Brent
1960-1962
ActressThirty Minute Theatre
(TV Series) Miss Thresher - Kind to Everyone (1962) ... Miss Thresher
1962
ActressBBC Sunday-Night Play
(TV Series) Aunt Sylvia - This Happy Breed (1962) ... Aunt Sylvia
1962
ActressComedy Playhouse
(TV Series) Freda - Sealed with a Loving Kiss (1962) ... Freda
1962
ActressBoyd Q.C.
(TV Series) Valerie Hodges - Family Business (1961) ... Valerie Hodges
1961
ActressThe Bun House Wedding
(TV Movie) Nell
1961
ActressThey Met in a City
(TV Series) Celia Livingstone - Ladies from a Spa (1961) ... Celia Livingstone
1961
ActressThe Angry Gods
(TV Mini-Series) Electra - The Black Furies (1961) ... Electra
1961
ActressArmchair Mystery Theatre
(TV Series) Mary Hibberd - Flight from Treason (1960) ... Mary Hibberd
1960
ActressInside Story
(TV Series) Agnes Betts - Roger (1960) ... Agnes Betts
1960
ActressFarewell, Farewell, Eugene
(TV Movie) Peony Povis
1959
ActressWorld Theatre
(TV Mini-Series) Lucille Desmoulins / Simon's wife - Danton's Death (1959) ... Lucille Desmoulins / Simon's wife
1959
ActressRoom at the Top
Miss Gilchrist
1959
ActressBBC Sunday-Night Theatre
(TV Series) Bolette / Louise / Mlle. Brun / ... - The Lady from the Sea (II) (1958) ... Bolette - View Friendship and Marriage (1958) ... Louise - The Trial of Mary LaFarge (1957) ... Mlle. Brun - The Mulberry Bush (1957) ... Ann Padley - You Touched Me (1956) ... Matilda Rockley
1956-1958
ActressFair Game
(TV Series) Miss Frimpton - The House in Warren Square (1958) ... Miss Frimpton
1958
ActressTelevision World Theatre
(TV Series) Woman of Troy - Women of Troy (1958) ... Woman of Troy
1958
ActressThe Survivors
(TV Movie) Lucy Dunne
1957
ActressNom-de-Plume
(TV Series) Nurse - The Nightmare Man (1956) ... Nurse
1956
RoleTitleYear
SelfBBC Show of the Week
(TV Series) Self - Beryl Reid (1967) ... Self
1967
SelfThe Caucasian Chalk Circle
(TV Mini-Series) Self - Introduction (1962) ... Self
1962
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageKraft Mystery Theater
(TV Series) Mary Hibberd - Flight from Treason (1961) ... Mary Hibberd
1961