Glynis Johns

Glynis Johns

Glynis Johns  British Actress

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Glynis Johns was previously married to Elliot Arnold (1964), Cecil Henderson (1960 - 1962), David Ramsey Foster (1952) and Anthony Forwood (1942 - 1948).

Glynis Johns has been in a relationship with Antony Darnborough.

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Glynis Johns is a 96 year old British Actress. Born Glynis Margaret P. Johns on 5th October, 1923 in Pretoria, South Africa, she is famous for The Card, Mary Poppins in a career that spans 1935–99. Her zodiac sign is Libra.

Glynis Johns has been in an on-screen matchup with David Tomlinson in Mary Poppins (1964).

Glynis Johns is a member of the following lists: Drama Desk Award winners, Tony Award winners and Welsh film actors.

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Relationship Statistics

TypeTotalLongestAverageShortest
Married4 68 years, 4 months 32 years, 11 months 2 years
Dating1 - - -
Total5 68 years, 4 months 26 years, 4 months 2 years

Details

First Name Glynis
Last Name Johns
Full Name at Birth Glynis Margaret P. Johns
Alternative Name Glynis Forwood, Glynis Foster, Glynis Hendersn, Glynis Arnold, The Girl with the Upside-Down Eyes
Age 96 years
Birthday 5th October, 1923
Birthplace Pretoria, South Africa
Height 5' 4" (163 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Actress, Dancer, Pianist, Singer
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame The Card, Mary Poppins
Year(s) Active 1935–1999, 1935–99
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Mitch Clem Management (LA)
Official Websites www.nndb.com/people/087/000131691/
Father Mervyn Johns
Mother Alyce Steele, Diana Churchill (Step Mother)
Family Member Gareth Forwood (Son)

Glynis Johns (born 5 October 1923) is a retired Welsh stage, television and film actress, dancer, pianist, and singer. Born in Pretoria, South Africa while her parents were on tour, she is best known for creating the role of Desiree Armfeldt in A Little Night Music on Broadway, for which she won a Tony Award, and for playing Winifred Banks in Walt Disney's musical motion picture Mary Poppins. In both roles she sang songs written specifically for her, including "Send In the Clowns", composed by Stephen Sondheim, and "Sister Suffragette", written by the Sherman Brothers. She was nominated for an Oscar for her work in the 1960 film The Sundowners. She is known for the breathy quality of her husky voice and her upbeat persona.

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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Glynis Johns96 LibraActress
British
Elliot Arnold67 VirgoWriter
American
Cecil Henderson109Business
David Ramsey Foster90 GeminiBusiness
English
Anthony Forwood72 LibraActor
English
Antony Darnborough86 LibraDirector
British

Children

NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
GarethUnknownAnthony Forwood

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Superstar1999GrandmaMovie
While You Were Sleeping1995ElsieMovie
The Ref1994RoseMovie
Nukie1988Sister AnneMovie
Zelly and Me1988Co-CoMovie
Scooby-Doo and the Ghoul School1988Ms. Grimwood (voice)TV Movie
Coming of Age1988Trudie PepperTV Show
The Cavanaughs1986MaureenTV Show
Murder, She Wrote1984Bridget O'HaraTV Show
Le crime d'Ovide Plouffe1984TV Show
Spraggue1984Aunt MaryTV Movie
Little Gloria... Happy at Last1982Laura Fitzpatrick MorganTV Show
Cheers1982Mrs. Helen ChambersTV Show
ABC Weekend Specials1977DarjeelingTV Show
The Love Boat1977Edna MilesTV Show
Three Dangerous Ladies1977Mrs. Amworth (segment "Mrs. Amworth")Movie
Mrs. Amworth1975Mrs. AmworthShort Film
The Happy Prince1974Swallow (voice)Short Film
The Vault of Horror1973Eleanor (segment "The Neat Job")Movie
Under Milk Wood1972Myfanwy PriceMovie
Lock Up Your Daughters!1969Mrs. SqueezumMovie
Don't Just Stand There!1968Sabine ManningMovie
ITV Playhouse1967Lorraine BarrieTV Show
Batman1966Lady Penelope PeasoupTV Show
Dear Brigitte1965Vina LeafMovie
Mary Poppins1964Mrs. Winnifred BanksMovie
12 O'Clock High1964Jennifer HeathTV Show
Papa's Delicate Condition1963Amberlyn GriffithMovie
Burke's Law1963Steffi BernardTV Show
Vacation Playhouse1963Glynis GranvilleTV Show
Glynis1963Glynis GranvilleTV Show
The Cabinet of Caligari1962Jane Lindstrom (as Miss Glynis Johns)Movie
The Chapman Report1962Teresa HarnishMovie
Saints and Sinners1962Lois HawleyTV Show
The Lloyd Bridges Show1962Leah MarquandTV Show
The Beachcomber1962Rosalind MetcalfTV Show
Dr. Kildare1961Sister Brigid MarieTV Show
The Defenders1961Catherine CollinsTV Show
The Dick Powell Theatre1961Rosie SayerTV Show
The DuPont Show of the Week1961Emily FosterTV Show
The Sundowners1960Mrs. FirthMovie
The Roaring 20's1960Kitty O'MoyneTV Show
The Spider's Web1960Clarissa Hailsham-BrownMovie
Shake Hands with the Devil1959Kitty BradyMovie
Adventures in Paradise1959Esther HolmesTV Show
Another Time, Another Place1958Kay TrevorMovie
Naked City1958Miss ArlingtonTV Show
All Mine to Give1957Jo EunsonMovie
The Frank Sinatra Show1957Christine NolanTV Show
Around the World in 80 Days1956Sporting Lady's CompanionMovie
Loser Takes All1956CaryMovie
The Errol Flynn Theatre1956Lou McNamara, Susan TraceyTV Show
The Court Jester1955Maid JeanMovie
Josephine and Men1955Josephine LutonMovie
Land of Fury1954Marion SoutheyMovie
Mad About Men1954Caroline Trewella, Miranda TrewellaMovie
The Beachcomber1954Martha JonesMovie
Young and Willing1954Jean RaymondMovie
Rob Roy: The Highland Rogue1953Helen Mary MacPherson MacGregorMovie
The Sword and the Rose1953Princess Mary TudorMovie
G.E. True Theater1953AlmaTV Show
Personal Affair1953Barbara ViningMovie
The Promoter1952Ruth EarpMovie
Encore1951Stella Cotman (segment "Gigolo and Gigolette")Movie
Island Rescue1951Nicola FallaizeMovie
No Highway in the Sky1951Marjorie CorderMovie
The Magic Box1951May JonesMovie
Schlitz Playhouse1951TV Show
Flesh & Blood1951KatherineMovie
The Great Manhunt1950Lisa RobinsonMovie
Helter Skelter1949Miranda Trewella (uncredited)Movie
Third Time Lucky1949Joan BurnsMovie
Dear Mr. Prohack1949Mimi WarburtonMovie
Miranda1948Miranda TrewellaMovie
Studio One in Hollywood1948Lily SnapeTV Show
An Ideal Husband1947Miss Mabel Chiltern, Sir Robert's sisterMovie
Frieda1947JudyMovie
This Man Is Mine1946MillieMovie
Vacation from Marriage1945Dizzy ClaytonMovie
The Halfway House1944Gwyneth, his daughterMovie
The Adventures of Tartu1943Paula PalacekMovie
49th Parallel1941AnnaMovie
The Prime Minister1941Miss Sheridan (uncredited)Movie
The Thief of Bagdad1940Princess' Maid (uncredited)Movie
Under Your Hat1940WinnieMovie
The Briggs Family1940Sheila BriggsMovie
The Fugitive1939Mary CarrMovie
Murder in the Family1938Marjorie OsborneMovie
South Riding1938Midge CarneMovie
Prison Without Bars1938NinaMovie
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MouseJun 18, 2013

Mrs. Banks did not like opposition (although not fiercely) as proved in "Mary Poppins".


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