Renée Asherson

Renée Asherson
1915 - 2014
Renée Asherson  British Actress

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Renée Asherson was previously married to Robert Donat (1953 - 1958).


British Actress Renée Asherson was born Dorothy Renée Ascherson on 19th May, 1915 in Kensington, London, England, UK and passed away on 30th Oct 2014 Primrose Hill, London, England, UK aged 99. She is most remembered for Henry V. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.

Renée Asherson is a member of the following lists: English film actors, English television actors and English stage actors.


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First Name Renee
Last Name Asherson
Full Name at Birth Dorothy Renée Ascherson
Age 99 (age at death) years
Birthday 19th May, 1915
Birthplace Kensington, London, England, UK
Died 30th October, 2014
Place of Death Primrose Hill, London, England, UK
Cause of Death Natural causes
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
High School Maltman's Green School
University Webber Douglas School of Singing and Dramatic Art, London, England, UK
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Henry V
Year(s) Active 1935–2001, 1939–2001
Official Websites
Father Charles Stephen Ascherson
Mother Dorothy Lilian Ascherson

Dorothy Renée Ascherson (19 May 1915 – 30 October 2014), known professionally as Renée Asherson, was an English actress. Much of her theatrical career was spent in Shakespearean plays, appearing at such venues as the Old Vic, the Liverpool Playhouse, and the Westminster Theatre. Her first stage appearance was on 17 October 1935, aged 20, and her first major film appearance was in The Way Ahead (1944). Her last film appearance was in The Others (2001).

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The Others2001Old LadyMovie
Grey Owl1999Carrie BelaneyMovie
Midsomer Murders1997Emily SimpsonTV Show
Harnessing Peacocks1993Louisa FoxTV Movie
Brighton Belles1993DianaTV Show
Performance1991MarjorieTV Show
Life After Life1990Rosie TreadwellTV Movie
Chain, The1990Evelyn BrinkwellTV Show
Tom's Midnight Garden1989Mrs. BartholemewTV Show
Sir Norbert Smith, a Life1989Lady NorbertTV Movie
Lovejoy1986BaronessTV Show
Miss Marple: A Murder Is Announced1985Miss BunnerTV Show
Romance on the Orient Express1985BeatriceTV Movie
Screen One1985Old LadyTV Show
Screen Two1985Charmian ColstonTV Show
Time for Murder1985Helen, Lady SibleyTV Show
Love and Marriage1984Dame Ursula FordTV Show
Edwin1984Lady Margaret TruscottTV Movie
Bookmark1983Miss AgnewTV Show
Tenko1981Sylvia AshburtonTV Show
Flesh and Blood1980Jean BrassingtonTV Show
A Man Called Intrepid1979Mrs. WainwrightTV Show
Goodbye Darling1979Maude RansomeTV Show
Disraeli: Portrait of a Romantic1978Lady BradfordTV Show
Armchair Thriller1978Mother AncillaTV Show
Jubilee1977Lady Maude BirtTV Show
Clayhanger1976Miss GaileyTV Show
Victorian Scandals1976Miss RobinsonTV Show
Two's Company1975FelicityTV Show
Miss Nightingale1974Fanny Nightingale (as Renee Asherson)TV Movie
Theater of Blood1973Mrs. Maxwell (as Renee Asherson)Movie
Away from It All1973EvieTV Show
Country Matters1972MotherTV Show
Crown Court1972Mrs. RogersTV Show
Kate1970CynthiaTV Show
School for Unclaimed Girls1969Anne Johnson (as Renee Asherson)Movie
Strange Report1968Miss DaltonTV Show
Rasputin: The Mad Monk1966Alexandra, Tsarina (as Renee Asherson)Movie
Thirty-Minute Theatre1965Miss ParksTV Show
Love Story1963Harriet SummersTV Show
Thirty Minute Theatre1962Anne MassinghamTV Show
The Day the Earth Caught Fire1961AngelaMovie
The Pursuers1961FredaTV Show
At Home1960The WifeTV Movie
BBC Sunday-Night Play1960Fay Driver, Mary CharringtonTV Show
ITV Play of the Week1955Antonia May, Ruth Morris, Vinnie DayTV Show
ITV Television Playhouse1955Jean Norman, WomanTV Show
Lilli Palmer Theatre1955BlancheTV Show
The Red Dress1954Megan (segment "Red Dress' story)Movie
Time Is My Enemy1954Barbara Everton (as Renee Asherson)Movie
Malta Story1953Joan Rivers (as Renee Asherson)Movie
Rheingold Theatre1953Anna Van Klemens, Chloe, Dr. Susan BradenTV Show
Happy and Glorious1952Queen VictoriaTV Show
Pool of London1951SallyMovie
The Magic Box1951Miss Tagg (as Renee Asherson)Movie
Hour of Glory1949A.T.S. CorporalMovie
Maniacs on Wheels1949Pat (as Renee Asherson)Movie
The Cure for Love1949Milly SouthernMovie
The Rivals1948Lydia LanguishTV Movie
Caesar and Cleopatra1945Iras (uncredited)Movie
Johnny in the Clouds1945Iris Winterton (as Renee Asherson)Movie
Henry V1944Princess Katherine (as Renee Asherson)Movie
The Way Ahead1944Marjorie Gillingham (as Renee Ascherson)Movie
Smiling at Grief1939Sybil (as Renee Ascherson)TV Movie
Somerset Maugham HourAnne TorelTV Show
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