Sylvia Syms

Sylvia Syms

Sylvia Syms  British Actress


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Sylvia Syms was previously married to Alan Edney (1956 - 1989).


Sylvia Syms is a 87 year old British Actress. Born Sylvia May Laura Syms on 6th January, 1934 in London, England, UK, she is famous for Woman in a Dressing Gown, Ice Cold in Alex, Victim. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Sylvia Syms has been in an on-screen matchup with Ralph Michael in Miss Marple: A Murder Is Announced (1985).

Sylvia Syms is a member of the following lists: 1934 births, Alumni of the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art and British film actors.


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First Name Sylvia
Middle Name May Laura
Last Name Syms
Full Name at Birth Sylvia May Laura Syms
Alternative Name Sylvia May Laura Syms, Sylvia Syms
Age 87 years
Birthday 6th January, 1934
Birthplace London, England, UK
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
University Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Woman in a Dressing Gown, Ice Cold in Alex, Victim
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1955–present
Music Style Jazz, Vocal Pop, Jazz Blues, Cabaret, Traditional Pop
Instrument Vocals
Official Websites
Father Edwin Syms
Mother Daisy Hale Syms

Sylvia May Laura Syms, OBE (born 6 January 1934) is an English actress, best known for her roles in the films Woman in a Dressing Gown (1957), Ice Cold in Alex (1958), No Trees in the Street (1959), Victim (1961), and The Tamarind Seed (1974). In 2006 she portrayed the role of The Queen Mother in the Stephen Frears movie The Queen, about the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, and the few days after that, leading up to the funeral. She remains active in films, television and theatre.

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Sylvia Syms87 CapricornActress
Alan Edney-


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
BenjaminMale196061 years oldAlan Edney
BeatriceFemale23rd October, 196258 years oldAlan Edney


Gentleman Jack2019Mrs. RawsonTV Show
One Night in Bath2018SylviaMovie
Booked Out2012Mrs. NichollsMovie
Run for Your Wife2012Hip operation womanMovie
Playhouse Presents2012AliceTV Show
A Cake for Mabel2012Aunt BridgetShort Film
Case Histories2011Binky RainTV Show
Rev.2010JoanTV Show
Bouquet of Barbed Wire2010Nellie MansonTV Show
The Long Lonely Walk2010Mrs. DidcottShort Film
Bunny and the Bull2009HotelierMovie
Above Suspicion2009Mrs. HedgesTV Show
Missing2009Mrs. HallTV Show
Collision2009Joyce ThompsonTV Show
Is Anybody There?2008LilianMovie
The Queen2006Queen MotherMovie
Child of Mine2005AliceTV Movie
The Poseidon Adventure2005Belle RosenTV Movie
Mavis and the Mermaid2004GiogaShort Film
Agatha Christie's Marple2004Lavinia PinkertonTV Show
I'll Sleep When I'm Dead2003Mrs. BartzMovie
What a Girl Wants2003Princess CharlotteMovie
Blue Murder2003Peggy GaumontTV Show
New Tricks2003BeatriceTV Show
Doctor Zhivago2002Madame FleuryTV Show
The Jury2002Elsie BeamishTV Show
Born and Bred2002Elizabeth GrimshawTV Show
Deep Down2002VeraShort Film
Judge John Deed2001Rose HusseinTV Show
At Home with the Braithwaites2000Marion RileyTV Show
Doctors2000Dorothy Holland, Kay Knight, Niamh TylerTV Show
Holby City1999Margaret LarkinTV Show
Neville's Island1998Mrs. CampnessTV Movie
Food of Love1997Mrs Harvey-BrownMovie
Original Sin1997Esme CarlingTV Show
Family Affairs1997Ros LawsonTV Show
Where the Heart Is1997Essie CrayfordTV Show
The House of Angelo1997Alice AngeloMovie
Dalziel and Pascoe1996Maisie BarronTV Show
The Glass Virgin1995Lady ConstanceTV Show
Kavanagh QC1995ClaudiaTV Show
Ghosts1995Mrs. EversleyTV Show
Dirty Weekend1993Mrs. CrosbyMovie
Peak Practice1993Isabel de GinesTV Show
Shining Through1992Linda's MotherMovie
Heartbeat1992Peggy TattonTV Show
Mulberry1992SpringtimeTV Show
Natural Lies1992HarrietTV Show
Thatcher: The Final Days1991Margaret ThatcherTV Movie
Shirley Valentine1989HeadmistressMovie
May to December1989DollieTV Show
A Chorus of Disapproval1988Rebecca Huntley-PikeMovie
Mr. H Is Late1988Lady with poodleTV Movie
Rockliffe's Folly1988Adella SimcoxTV Show
Ruth Rendell Mysteries1987Lilian Crown, Mrs. Thorn, Mrs. WhalbyTV Show
Intimate Contact1987Annie StanhopeTV Show
Absolute Beginners1986Cynthia EveMovie
Casualty1986Bunny Tyrill, Mrs BullockTV Show
Miss Marple: A Murder Is Announced1985Mrs. EasterbrookTV Show
EastEnders1985Olive, Olive WoodhouseTV Show
Screen Two1985Diana, Margaret ThatcherTV Show
Time for Murder1985Vivien Scott-ForbesTV Show
Masterpiece Theatre: Nancy Astor1982Nanaire LanghorneTV Show
It's Your Move1982The wifeTV Movie
There Goes the Bride1980Ursula WesterbyMovie
Give Us Tomorrow1978Wendy HammondMovie
I'm Bob, He's Dickie1977TV Show
Comedy Premiere1975Verity MartinTV Show
The Tamarind Seed1974Margaret StephensonMovie
All Star Comedy Carnival1973Sylvia Gibbons (segment: "My Good Woman")TV Show
Asylum1972Ruth (segment "Frozen Fear")Movie
The Adventurer1972Karen BallardTV Show
My Good Woman1972Sylvia GibbonsTV Show
Jackanory Playhouse1972Queen ClarissaTV Show
All Star Comedy Carnival1972Sylvia Gibbons (segment "Christmas With Wogan")TV Movie
Boswell's Life of Johnson1971Mrs Hester ThraleTV Movie
Run Wild, Run Free1969Mrs. RansomeMovie
The Desperados1969Laura (his wife)Movie
Paul Temple1969Ann MolyneuxTV Show
The Fiction-Makers1968Amos KleinMovie
Strange Report1968Carol WebberTV Show
Hostile Witness1968Sheila LarkinMovie
The Root of All Evil?1968Elizabeth GloverTV Show
Brian Rix Presents ...1968Deborah PomfretTV Show
Danger Route1967Barbara CanningMovie
ITV Playhouse1967Carlotta Forcelli, FrancesTV Show
Half Hour Story1967Flora Halliwell-HolmesTV Show
The Baron1966Cathy DorneTV Show
Bat Out of Hell1966Diana StewartTV Show
Operation Crossbow1965Flight Officer Constance Babington SmithMovie
The Big Job1965Myrtle RobbinsMovie
Thirty-Minute Theatre1965Judy MarriottTV Show
East of Sudan1964Miss WoodvilleMovie
Secret Agent1964Paula GloverTV Show
The Punch and Judy Man1963Delia PinnerMovie
Doctor Who1963Mrs. PritchardTV Show
Love Story1963JulieTV Show
The Human Jungle1963MargoTV Show
The World Ten Times Over1963BillaMovie
The Quare Fellow1962KathleenMovie
The Saint1962Amos Klein, Arlene, Jeannine RogerTV Show
Suspense1962Miranda TaylorTV Show
Amazons of Rome1961CleliaMovie
Flame in the Streets1961Kathie PalmerMovie
Victim1961Laura FarrMovie
Conspiracy of Hearts1960Sister MityaMovie
The World of Suzie Wong1960Kay O'NeillMovie
Expresso Bongo1959Maisie KingMovie
Ferry to Hong Kong1959Liz FerrersMovie
No Trees in the Street1959HettyMovie
After Hours1959TV Show
Bachelor of Hearts1958Ann WainwrightMovie
Ice Cold in Alex1958Sister Diana MurdochMovie
The Moonraker1958Anne WyndhamMovie
Woman in a Dressing Gown1957GeorgieMovie
No Time for Tears1957Nurse Margaret CollierMovie
The Birthday Present1957Jean ScottMovie
Teenage Bad Girl1956Janet CarrMovie
Armchair Theatre1956Kay McCone, Mary FlemingTV Show
ITV Television Playhouse1955Deborah Grayson, HilaryTV Show
Life with the Lyons1955TV Show
Romantic Young Lady, The1955RosariaTV Movie
London Playhouse1955MariaTV Show
Terminus1955Sheila BaytonTV Show
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre1950Janet Towne, Judith AndersonTV Show
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wjerryzwjerryzSep 1, 2017

Beautiful actress. Loved her in The Queen

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