Googie Withers

Actress

Actress


Googie Withers began her acting career at the age of 12. She was dancing in the chorus in a West End revue when she was spotted by a Warner Brothers casting director. She went to do a screen test for them at the Riverside Studios and was invited to become an extra. On her first day at the filming of The Girl in the Crowd (1935) she arrived on the ...
Birth date
1917-03-12
Death date
2011-07-15
Awards
2 wins & 1 nomination.
Height
5' 5" (1.65 m)

Known For


Night and the City
Night and the City
Helen Nosseross (1950)
Shine
Shine
Katharine Susannah Prichard (1996)
The Lady Vanishes
The Lady Vanishes
Blanche (1938)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActressShine
Katharine Susannah Prichard
1996
ActressCountry Life
Hannah
1994
ActressEnding Up
(TV Movie) Marigold
1989
ActressMelba
(TV Mini-Series) Lady Armstrong - Episode #1.6 (1988) ... Lady Armstrong - Episode #1.5 (1988) ... Lady Armstrong - Episode #1.4 (1988) ... Lady Armstrong - Episode #1.3 (1988) ... Lady Armstrong - Episode #1.1 (1988) ... Lady Armstrong Show all 6 episodes
1988
ActressScreen Two
(TV Series) Mrs. Allen / Mrs. Pusey / Leda Klein - Northanger Abbey (1987) ... Mrs. Allen - Hotel du Lac (1986) ... Mrs. Pusey - Time After Time (1986) ... Leda Klein
1986-1987
ActressWithin These Walls
(TV Series) Prison Governess - Faye Boswell - On the Second Day of Christmas (1975) ... Prison Governess - Faye Boswell - Inside Out (1975) ... Prison Governess - Faye Boswell - The Animals Went in Two by Two (1975) ... Prison Governess - Faye Boswell - My Dad Was Called Charlie (1975) ... Prison Governess - Faye Boswell - Get the Glory Down (1975) ... Prison Governess - Faye Boswell Show all 42 episodes
1974-1975
ActressThe Cherry Orchard
(TV Movie) Ranevskaya
1974
ActressBoney
(TV Series) Diana Thompson / Jane Loftus - Boney Hunts a Murderess (1973) ... Diana Thompson - Boney and the Reaper (1972) ... Jane Loftus
1972-1973
ActressITV Sunday Night Theatre
(TV Series) Rosalind Shepherd - Last Year's Confetti (1972) ... Rosalind Shepherd
1972
ActressThirty-Minute Theatre
(TV Series) Muriel Stokes - Knightsbridge (1972) ... Muriel Stokes
1972
ActressSeasons of the Year
(TV Series) Lady Rudge - Court Circular (1971) ... Lady Rudge
1971
ActressNickel Queen
Meg Blake
1971
ActressTelevision World Theatre
(TV Series) Alkmena - Amphitryon 38 (1958) ... Alkmena
1958
ActressITV Television Playhouse
(TV Series) Comtesse - The Gathering Dusk (1957) ... Comtesse
1957
ActressPort of Escape
Anne Stirling
1956
ActressRheingold Theatre
(TV Series) Laura - The Dark Lake (1955) ... Laura
1955
ActressDevil on Horseback
Mrs. Cadell
1954
ActressBBC Sunday-Night Theatre
(TV Series) Hester Collier / Theresia Cabarrus - The Deep Blue Sea (1954) ... Hester Collier - The Public Prosecutor (1953) ... Theresia Cabarrus
1953-1954
ActressDerby Day
Betty Molloy
1952
ActressBikini Baby
Susan Foster (actress in clip, "The Shadow of the Orient") (uncredited)
1951
ActressThe Magic Box
Sitter in Bath Studio
1951
ActressWhite Corridors
Dr. Sophie Dean
1951
ActressTraveller's Joy
Bumble Pelham
1950
ActressNight and the City
Helen Nosseross
1950
ActressOnce Upon a Dream
Carol Gilbert
1949
ActressMiranda
Clare Martin
1948
ActressIt Always Rains on Sunday
Rose Sandigate
1947
ActressThe Loves of Joanna Godden
Joanna Godden
1947
ActressPink String and Sealing Wax
Pearl Bond
1945
ActressDead of Night
Joan Cortland (segment "Linking Story") / (segment "The Haunted Mirror")
1945
ActressThey Came to a City
Alice
1944
ActressOn Approval
Helen Hale
1944
ActressThe Silver Fleet
Helène van Leyden
1943
ActressWe Serve
(Short) Private Rose Bostock
1942
ActressOne of Our Aircraft Is Missing
Jo de Vries
1942
ActressBack-Room Boy
Bobbie
1942
ActressJeannie
Laundry Girl
1941
ActressBulldog Sees It Through
Toots
1940
ActressHaunted Honeymoon
Polly
1940
ActressShe Couldn't Say No
Dora
1940/I
ActressThe Amazing Mr. Forrest
Alice Forrest
1939
ActressMurder in the Night
Lola Matthews
1939
ActressTrouble Brewing
Mary Brown
1939
ActressYou're the Doctor
Helen Firmstone
1938
ActressThe Lady Vanishes
Blanche
1938
ActressQueen of Crime
Lady Moya
1938
ActressConvict 99
Lottie
1938
ActressStrange Boarders
Elsie
1938
ActressIf I Were Boss
Pat
1938
ActressPaid in Error
Jean Mason
1938
ActressThe Green Cockatoo
(uncredited)
1937
ActressGaiety Girls
Miki
1937
ActressPearls Bring Tears
Doreen
1937
ActressAction for Slander
Mary
1937
ActressKing of Hearts
Elaine
1936
ActressAccused
Ninette Duval
1936
ActressCrime Over London
Miss Dupres
1936
ActressCrown v. Stevens
Ella Levine
1936
ActressShe Knew What She Wanted
Dora
1936
ActressAll at Sea
Daphne Tomkins
1936
ActressDark World
Annie
1935
ActressHer Last Affaire
Effie
1935
ActressWindfall
Dodie
1935
ActressThe Love Test
Minnie
1935
ActressThe Girl in the Crowd
Sally
1935
RoleTitleYear
SelfForever Ealing
(TV Movie documentary) Self - Interviewee
2002
SelfThis Is Your Life
(TV Series documentary) Self / Self - Filmed tribute - Michael Denison & Dulcie Gray (1995) ... Self - Filmed tribute - Donald Sinden (1985) ... Self - Danny La Rue (1984) ... Self - Googie Withers (1971) ... Self
1971-1995
SelfThe South Bank Show
(TV Series documentary) Self - George Formby (1992) ... Self
1992
SelfThe Late Show
(TV Series documentary) Self - Missing Believed Lost: Britain's Missing Movie Heritage (1992) ... Self
1992
SelfEntertainment UK
(TV Series) Self - Interviewee - Episode dated 18 August 1992 (1992) ... Self - Interviewee
1992
SelfWogan
(TV Series) Self - Episode #7.61 (1987) ... Self
1987
SelfSunday, Sunday
(TV Series) Self - Episode #5.3 (1986) ... Self
1986
SelfOmnibus
(TV Series documentary) Self - Interviewee - Made in Ealing (1986) ... Self - Interviewee
1986
SelfMovie Memories
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode #5.6 (1985) ... Self - Guest
1985
SelfLooks Familiar
(TV Series) Self - Guest - Episode #13.13 (1984) ... Self - Guest
1984
SelfGolden Gala
(TV Special) Self
1978
SelfRiverside One
(TV Series) Self - Episode #1.5 (1958) ... Self
1958
SelfStars on Parade
(Documentary short) Self
1948
SelfPlay the Game
(TV Series) Self - Episode dated 20 March 1948 (1948) ... Self
1948
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageGreat Performances
(TV Series) Lady Armstrong - Melba (1988) ... Lady Armstrong
1988
Archive footageTo See Such Fun
(Documentary) Self
1977