Vivien Merchant

Vivien Merchant
1929 - 1982

Vivien Merchant  British Actress


Vivien Merchant (born Ada Brand Thomson; 22 July 1929 – 3 October 1982) was an English actress. She began her career in 1942 and became known for dramatic roles on stage and in films. In 1956, she married the playwright Harold Pinter and performed in...

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Longest Relationship24 yrs
Shortest Relationship24 yrs
Average Relationship Length24 yrs
First Name Vivien
Last Name Merchant
Age 53 (age at death) years
Birthday 22nd July, 1929
Birthplace Manchester, Lancashire, England
Died 3rd October, 1982
Place of Death London, England
Cause of Death Acute alcoholism."drank herself to death."
Build Slim
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Frenzy
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Vivien Merchant53 CancerActress
Harold Pinter78 LibraWriter



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A Tale of Two Cities1980 Miss Pross TV Show
Breakaway1980 Isabel Black TV Show
The Man in the Iron Mask1977 Maria Theresa TV Movie
Secret Army1977 Mlle. Gunet TV Show
The Velvet Glove1977 Elizabeth Fry TV Show
The Lover1977 Sarah TV Movie
The Maids1975 Madame Movie
The Homecoming1973 Ruth Movie
Frenzy1972 Mrs. Oxford Movie
The Offence1972 Maureen Johnson Movie
Under Milk Wood1972 Mrs. Pugh Movie
A War of Children1972 Nora Tomelty TV Movie
Crown Court1972 Judge TV Show
Aquarius1970 Anna in Old Times TV Show
Wicked Women1970 Augusta Fullen TV Show
Skyscrapers1970 Audley Movie
Alfred the Great1969 Freda Movie
ITV Saturday Night Theatre1969 Audley, Augusta Fullam, Maureen Instance TV Show
Softly Softly: Task Force1969 Maggie Jarman TV Show
Accident1967 Rosalind Movie
ITV Playhouse1967 Tessa TV Show
NBC Experiment in Television1967 TV Show
Alfie1966 Lily Clamacraft Movie
Seven Deadly Sins1966 Jane TV Show
BBC Play of the Month1965 Dona Ana TV Show
Thirty-Minute Theatre1965 Ella TV Show
Tea Party1965 TV Movie
Theatre 6251964 Natalia Petrovna TV Show
The Lover1963 Sarah TV Movie
Maupassant1963 Freda Dowie TV Show
Studio 41962 Olivia TV Show
Infamous John Friend, The1959 Landlady of the 'Crown' Inn TV Movie
Armchair Theatre1956 Girl TV Show
ITV Play of the Week1955 Kathy Grayson, Joan Brown TV Show
ITV Television Playhouse1955 Angela Fairbourne, Stella, Rose Blatchford TV Show
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre1950 Elsa Perkins TV Show
Virtuoso1948 Miss Coleman Movie
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