Celia Johnson

Celia Johnson
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Dame Celia Elizabeth Johnson DBE (18 December 1908 – 25 April 1982) was a British actress. She began her stage acting career in 1928, and subsequently achieved success in West End and Broadway productions. She also appeared in several films, including the romantic drama Brief Encounter (1945), for which she received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress. She was nominated for BAFTA Awards on five occasions, and won twice, for her work in the film The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969), and for the television production Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont, a BBC Play for Today broadcast in 1973. Much of her later work was for television, and she continued performing in theatre for the rest of her life. She died suddenly from a stroke. Description above from the Wikipedia article Celia Johnson licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.
Name Celia Johnson
Also Known As Celia Elizabeth Johnson, Elizabeth Johnson, Селия Джонсон
Birthday 1908-12-18
Deathday 1982-04-26
Gender Female
IMDB Celia Johnson profile on IMDB
Place of Birth Richmond, Surrey, England, UK
As: Laura Jesson
1945-11-24
Brief Encounter...
As: Sister Simplice
1978-12-27
Les Misérables...
As: Miss Mackay
1969-02-24
The Prime of Miss Je...
As: Maud St. James
1953-09-28
The Captain's Paradi...
As: Ethel Gibbons
1944-05-28
This Happy Breed...
As: Jenny Gregory
1952-12-03
The Holly and the Iv...
As: Joanna
1955-08-15
A Kid for Two Farthi...
As: Barbara Faber
1950-03-17
The Astonished Heart...
As: Matty Matheson
1952-03-05
I Believe in You...
As: Miss Trant
1957-04-22
The Good Companions...
As: Mrs. Kinross / Alix
1942-09-17
In Which We Serve...
As: Unknown
1970-03-04
The Cellar and the A...
As: Cynthia
1943-09-20
Dear Octopus...
As: Mrs. Wheeler
1980-09-19
The Hostage Tower...
As: Lucy Smalley
1980-12-28
Staying On...
As: Nurse
1978-12-03
Romeo & Juliet...
As: Lady Sheila Boothroy
1975-08-19
Lloyd George Knew My...
As: Mrs. Palfrey
1973-10-18
Mrs. Palfrey at the ...
As: Unknown
1942-06-29
We Serve...
As: Countess of Rousillo
1981-01-04
All's Well That Ends...
As: Sybil Hathaway
1976-12-29
The Dame of Sark...
As: Mrs Taylor
1941-12-01
Letter from Home...
As: Mrs Hobbish
1974-07-03
Love Affair...
As: Madame Ranevskaya
1971-12-19
The Cherry Orchard...
As: La Comtesse de Chema
1977-02-07
The Emperor's New Ha...
As: Nurse
1978-12-03
BBC Television Shake...
As: Mrs. Palfrey
1970-10-15
Play for Today...