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Adrienne Corri

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Adrienne Corri (born 13 November 1930 in Edinburgh, Scotland) is an actress of Italian parentage. She is probably best known for her role as the rape victim Mrs. Alexander in the 1971 Stanley Kubrick film A Clockwork Orange, and for her appearances as Valerie in Jean Renoir's The River (1951) and as Lara's mother in David Lean's Dr. Zhivago (1965). She appeared in many horror and suspense films in the 1950s until the 1970s including Devil Girl from Mars, The Tell-Tale Heart, A Study in Terror and Vampire Circus. She also appeared as Therese Duval in Revenge of the Pink Panther. She also was in the 1969 science fiction movie Moon Zero Two and in the 1969 Twelfth Night, directed by John Sichel, as the Countess Olivia opposite Alec Guinness as Malvolio. Her numerous television credits include Angelica in Sword of Freedom (1958), a regular role in A Family At War and You're Only Young Twice, a 1971 television play by Jack Trevor Story, as Mena in the Doctor Who story "The Leisure Hive" and guest starred as the mariticidal Liz Newton in the UFO episode "The Square Triangle". She had a major stage career. There is a story that, when the audience booed on the first night of John Osborne's The World Of Paul Slickey, Corri responded with her own abuse: she raised two fingers to the audience and shouted "Go fuck yourselves". Corri has married and divorced twice, to the actors Daniel Massey (1961-1967) and Derek Fowlds. Her book The Search for Gainsborough (Jonathan Cape: 1984) contained much original research, including examination of banking records, and made a plausible case for 1726 as his birth year. Description above from the Wikipedia article  Adrianne Corri, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Nov 13, 1930 In Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
52
First Appeared:
In the movie The River 1951-09-10
Latest Project:
Series Lovejoy 1986-01-10
Known For
Poster of Madhouse
Poster of You're Only Young Twice
Poster of Sword of Freedom
Poster of Meet Mr. Callaghan
Filmography
Series Lovejoy Unknown 1986-01-10
Movie Doctor Who: The Leisure Hive Mena 1980-08-30
Movie The Human Factor Sylvia 1979-12-18
Series BBC Television Shakespeare Unknown 1978-12-01
Movie The Country Wife Lady Fidget 1977-02-13
Movie Rosebud Lady Carter 1975-03-24
Movie Madhouse Faye 1974-03-01
Series Vienna 1900 1973-12-08
Movie Vampire Circus Gypsy Woman 1972-04-30
Series You're Only Young Twice 1971-07-05
Movie A Clockwork Orange Mrs. Alexander 1971-12-18
Series UFO Unknown 1970-09-16
Movie Twelfth Night Olivia 1969-01-06
Movie Cry WoIf Mrs. Quinn 1969-01-02
Movie Tweltfth Night Countess Olivia 1969-01-06
Movie Moon Zero Two Liz 1969-10-20
Series Department S Unknown 1969-09-09
Movie The File of the Golden Goose Angela 'Tina' Richmond 1969-10-13
Series The Champions Unknown 1968-09-25
Movie The Viking Queen Beatrice 1967-03-25
Movie Africa: Texas Style! Fay Carter 1967-05-01
Movie Woman Times Seven Mme. Lisiere 1967-06-26
Series Adam Adamant Lives! Unknown 1966-06-23
Movie Bunny Lake Is Missing Dorothy 1965-10-03
Movie Doctor Zhivago Amelia 1965-12-22
Movie Lancelot and Guinevere Lady Vivian 1963-06-02
Series Doctor Who Unknown 1963-11-23
Movie The Hellfire Club Isobel 1961-02-03
Movie Dynamite Jack Pegeen O'Brien 1961-11-03
Series Danger Man Unknown 1960-09-11
Movie The Tell-Tale Heart Betty Clare 1960-12-14
Series One Step Beyond Unknown 1959-01-20
Movie The Rough and the Smooth Jane Buller 1959-10-02
Series Sword of Freedom 1958-02-21
Movie Corridors of Blood Rachel 1958-12-01
Series The Adventures of William Tell Unknown 1958-09-15
Movie Second Fiddle Deborah 1957-06-10
Movie The Big Chance Diana Maxwell 1957-09-01
Movie The Anatomist Mary Paterson 1956-02-06
Series Colonel March of Scotland Yard Unknown 1956-02-01
Series The Count of Monte Cristo Unknown 1956-02-20
Series The Buccaneers Unknown 1956-09-19
Movie The Feminine Touch 1956-06-19
Movie Three Men in a Boat Clara Willis 1956-12-23
Movie Behind the Headlines 1956-07-01
Movie Devil Girl from Mars Doris 1954-05-01
Movie Meet Mr. Callaghan Mayolo 1954-06-01
Movie Lease of Life Susan Thorne 1954-10-18
Movie Make Me an Offer Nicky 1954-12-08
Movie The Kidnappers Kirsty 1953-12-01
Movie The River Valerie 1951-09-10
Movie Quo Vadis Young Christian Girl 1951-11-08