Sylvia Syms (I)

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KNOWN FOR 
The Queen (2006) | What a Girl Wants (2003) | Ice Cold in Alex (1958)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 3 BAFTA Film Awards. Another 1 win More »
AKA 
Sylvia Syms OBE | Sylvia Sims
BORN 
Jan 6, 1934 (age 83)

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Past Film & Video (51 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (76 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Playhouse PresentsPlayhouse Presents (TV Series) Alice ( 1 episode, 2014 )  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Rev.Rev. (TV Series) Joan ( 2 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for Case HistoriesCase Histories (TV Series) Binky Rain ( 2 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for Bouquet of Barbed WireBouquet of Barbed Wire (TV Mini-series) Nellie Manson ( 3 episodes, 2010 )  Less 2010 3
  • Primary photo for EastEndersEastEnders (TV Series) Olive Woodhouse / Olive ( 4 episodes, 2007–2010 )  Less 2007–2010 4
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  • Primary photo for DoctorsDoctors (TV Series) Niamh Tyler / Kay Knight / Dorothy Holland ( 3 episodes, 2004–2010 )  Less 2004–2010 3
  • Primary photo for MissingMissing (TV Series) Mrs. Hall ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for CasualtyCasualty (TV Series) Mrs Bullock / Bunny Tyrill ( 2 episodes, 2007–2010 )  Less 2007–2010 2
  • Primary photo for Above SuspicionAbove Suspicion (TV Series) Mrs. Hedges ( 2 episodes, 2010 )  Less 2010 2
  • Primary photo for CollisionCollision (TV Mini-series) Joyce Thompson ( 5 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2009 5
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  • Primary photo for Blue MurderBlue Murder (TV Series) Peggy Gaumont ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009 1
    • Tooth and Claw (Sep 21, 2009) Peggy Gaumont (as Sylvia Sims)  Less
  • Primary photo for Agatha Christie's MarpleAgatha Christie's Marple (TV Series) Lavinia Pinkerton ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for New TricksNew Tricks (TV Series) Beatrice ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Dalziel and PascoeDalziel and Pascoe (TV Series) Maisie Barron ( 2 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006 2
  • Primary photo for Judge John DeedJudge John Deed (TV Series) Rose Hussein ( 2 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006 2
  • Primary photo for The Poseidon AdventureThe Poseidon Adventure (TV Movie) Belle Rosen  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Child of MineChild of Mine (TV Movie) Alice  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Family AffairsFamily Affairs (TV Series) Ros Lawson ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for Born and BredBorn and Bred (TV Series) Elizabeth Grimshaw ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
    • No Regrets (Mar 7, 2004) Elizabeth Grimshaw  Less
  • Primary photo for Where the Heart IsWhere the Heart Is (TV Series) Essie Crayford ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for At Home with the BraithwaitesAt Home with the Braithwaites (TV Series) Marion Riley ( 20 episodes, 2000–2003 )  Less 2000–2003 20
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  • Primary photo for Doctor ZhivagoDoctor Zhivago (TV Mini-series) Madame Fleury ( 2 episodes, 2002 )  Less 2002 2
  • Primary photo for Holby CityHolby City (TV Series) Margaret Larkin ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002 1
  • Primary photo for The JuryThe Jury (TV Mini-series) Elsie Beamish ( 6 episodes, 2002 )  Less 2002 6
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  • Primary photo for Ruth Rendell MysteriesRuth Rendell Mysteries (TV Series) Mrs. Thorn / Mrs. Whalby / Stephen's mother / Lilian Crown ( 6 episodes, 1989–1998 )  Less 1989–1998 6
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  • Primary photo for HeartbeatHeartbeat (TV Series) Peggy Tatton ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Neville's IslandNeville's Island (TV Movie) Mrs. Campness  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Original SinOriginal Sin (TV Mini-series) Esme Carling ( 3 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 3
  • Primary photo for Kavanagh QCKavanagh QC (TV Series) Claudia ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996 1
  • Primary photo for Screen TwoScreen Two (TV Series) Margaret Thatcher / Diana ( 2 episodes, 1991–1996 )  Less 1991–1996 2
  • Primary photo for Peak PracticePeak Practice (TV Series) Isabel de Gines ( 15 episodes, 1993–1995 )  Less 1993–1995 15
    • Losing Out (Feb 28, 1995) Isabel de Gines  Less
    • Coming Out (Feb 14, 1995) Isabel de Gines  Less
    • Tender (Feb 7, 1995) Isabel de Gines  Less
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  • Primary photo for GhostsGhosts (TV Series) Mrs. Eversley ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The Glass VirginThe Glass Virgin (TV Mini-series) Lady Constance ( 2 episodes, 1995 )  Less 1995 2
  • Primary photo for MulberryMulberry (TV Series) Springtime ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for Natural LiesNatural Lies (TV Series) Harriet ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Thatcher: The Final DaysThatcher: The Final Days (TV Movie) Margaret Thatcher  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for CountdownCountdown (TV Series) Herself - Dictionary Corner ( 1 episode, 1991 ) , Performer ("Matelot" uncredited) ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
    • Episode #22.12 (Jul 16, 1991) Herself - Dictionary Corner, Performer ("Matelot" uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for May to DecemberMay to December (TV Series) Dollie ( 2 episodes, 1990 )  Less 1990 2
  • Primary photo for Doctor WhoDoctor Who (TV Series) Mrs. Pritchard ( 3 episodes, 1989 )  Less 1989 3
  • Primary photo for Rockliffe's FollyRockliffe's Folly (TV Series) Adella Simcox ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
  • Primary photo for Mr. H Is LateMr. H Is Late (TV Short) Lady with poodle  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Intimate ContactIntimate Contact (TV Series) Annie Stanhope ( 4 episodes, 1987 )  Less 1987 4
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  • Primary photo for Time for MurderTime for Murder (TV Series) Vivien Scott-Forbes ( 1 episode, 1985 )  Less 1985 1
  • Primary photo for Miss Marple: A Murder Is AnnouncedMiss Marple: A Murder Is Announced (TV Mini-series) Mrs. Easterbrook ( 3 episodes, 1985 )  Less 1985 3
    • Part 3 (Mar 2, 1985) Mrs. Easterbrook  Less
    • Part 2 (Mar 1, 1985) Mrs. Easterbrook  Less
    • Part 1 (Feb 28, 1985) Mrs. Easterbrook  Less
  • Primary photo for Nancy AstorNancy Astor (TV Mini-series) Nanaire Langthorne ( 3 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982 3
  • Primary photo for It's Your MoveIt's Your Move (TV Short) The wife  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for I'm Bob, He's DickieI'm Bob, He's Dickie (TV Series) Actress ( 2 episodes, 1977–1978 )  Less 1977–1978 2
  • Primary photo for Jackanory PlayhouseJackanory Playhouse (TV Series) Queen Clarissa ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Comedy PremiereComedy Premiere (TV Series) Verity Martin ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for My Good WomanMy Good Woman (TV Series) Sylvia Gibbons  Less 1972–1974
  • Primary photo for All Star Comedy CarnivalAll Star Comedy Carnival (TV Movie) Sylvia Gibbons  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for All Star Comedy CarnivalAll Star Comedy Carnival (TV Movie) Contestant  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The AdventurerThe Adventurer (TV Series) Karen Ballard ( 1 episode, 1972 )  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for Paul TemplePaul Temple (TV Series) Ann Molyneux ( 1 episode, 1971 )  Less 1971 1
  • Primary photo for Boswell's Life of JohnsonBoswell's Life of Johnson (TV Movie) Mrs Hester Thrale  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for Brian Rix Presents: ClutterbuckBrian Rix Presents: Clutterbuck (TV Movie) Deborah Pomfret  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for ITV PlayhouseITV Playhouse (TV Series) Frances / Carlotta Forcelli ( 2 episodes, 1969–1970 )  Less 1969–1970 2
  • Primary photo for Thirty-Minute TheatreThirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series) Judy Marriott ( 1 episode, 1970 )  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for Strange ReportStrange Report (TV Series) Carol Webber ( 1 episode, 1969 )  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for The SaintThe Saint (TV Series) Amos Klein / Arlene / Jeannine Roger / Lady Anne Yearley ( 5 episodes, 1964–1968 )  Less 1964–1968 5
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  • Primary photo for The Root of All Evil?The Root of All Evil? (TV Series) Elizabeth Glover ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Half Hour StoryHalf Hour Story (TV Series) Flora Halliwell-Holmes ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967 1
    • Wedlock (Aug 16, 1967) Flora Halliwell-Holmes  Less
  • Primary photo for Armchair TheatreArmchair Theatre (TV Series) Mary Fleming / Kay McCone ( 2 episodes, 1964–1967 )  Less 1964–1967 2
  • Primary photo for Bat Out of HellBat Out of Hell (TV Series) Diana Stewart ( 5 episodes, 1966 )  Less 1966 5
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  • Primary photo for The BaronThe Baron (TV Series) Cathy Dorne ( 1 episode, 1966 )  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Danger ManDanger Man (TV Series) Paula Glover ( 1 episode, 1965 )  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for The Human JungleThe Human Jungle (TV Series) Margo ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for Love StoryLove Story (TV Series) Julie ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for SuspenseSuspense (TV Series) Miranda Taylor ( 1 episode, 1963 )  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for After HoursAfter Hours (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1959 )  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for ITV Television PlayhouseITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for BBC Sunday-Night TheatreBBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) Judith Anderson / Janet Towne ( 2 episodes, 1955–1956 )  Less 1955–1956 2
  • Primary photo for London PlayhouseLondon Playhouse (TV Series) Maria ( 1 episode, 1956 )  Less 1956 1
  • Primary photo for Life with the LyonsLife with the Lyons (TV Series) Actress ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
  • Primary photo for The Romantic Young LadyThe Romantic Young Lady (TV Movie) Rosaria  Less 1955
  • Primary photo for TerminusTerminus (TV Series) Sheila Bayton ( 1 episode, 1955 )  Less 1955 1
Self (61 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Take TwoTake Two (TV Series) Herself - Actress ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
    • Sylvia Syms (Apr 13, 2016) Herself - Actress  Less
  • Primary photo for Talking PicturesTalking Pictures (TV Series) Narrator / Herself ( 6 episodes, 2013–2015 )  Less 2013–2015
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  • Primary photo for The Greatest Ever War FilmsThe Greatest Ever War Films (TV Movie) Herself / Diana Murdoch  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for My HeroMy Hero (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Many Faces of...The Many Faces of... (TV Series) Herself / Queen Mother ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Fifties British War Films: Days of GloryFifties British War Films: Days of Glory (TV Movie) Herself (as Sylvia Syms OBE)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Unforgettable Leslie CrowtherThe Unforgettable Leslie Crowther (TV Movie) Herself - Friend and Co-star  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for This WeekThis Week (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Many Faces of June WhitfieldThe Many Faces of June Whitfield (TV Movie) Herself (as Sylvia Syms OBE)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Week We Went to WarThe Week We Went to War (TV Series) Herself ( 5 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2009
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  • Primary photo for Loose WomenLoose Women (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Movie ConnectionsMovie Connections (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Sex Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll: The 60s RevealedSex Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll: The 60s Revealed (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for British Film ForeverBritish Film Forever (TV Mini-series) Herself ( 4 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007
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  • Primary photo for The Making of 'The Queen'The Making of 'The Queen' (TV Movie) Herself / Queen Mother  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Agatha Christie CodeThe Agatha Christie Code (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Unknown HancockUnknown Hancock (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Singing from the Heart: The Story of Treorchy Male ChoirSinging from the Heart: The Story of Treorchy Male Choir (Video) Herself  Less 2005 £6K
  • Primary photo for The 100 Greatest War FilmsThe 100 Greatest War Films (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Hell's KitchenHell's Kitchen (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
    • Episode #1.4 (May 26, 2004) Herself (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Silver Screen: Ray MillandThe Silver Screen: Ray Milland (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2002 £90K
  • Primary photo for The Heaven and Earth ShowThe Heaven and Earth Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The 100 Greatest FilmsThe 100 Greatest Films (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for LegendsLegends (TV Series) Herself - Interviewee ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000
    • Dirk Bogarde (Aug 2, 2000) Herself - Interviewee  Less
  • Primary photo for MasterchefMasterchef (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1997 )  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1973–1995 )  Less 1973–1995
  • Primary photo for That's ShowbusinessThat's Showbusiness (TV Series) Herself - Panelist ( 3 episodes, 1989–1994 )  Less 1989–1994
  • Primary photo for Hollywood U.K.Hollywood U.K. (TV Series) Herself - Contributor ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for The Trouble with the FiftiesThe Trouble with the Fifties (TV Movie) Herself - Guest  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for An Invitation to RememberAn Invitation to Remember (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for CountdownCountdown (TV Series) Herself - Dictionary Corner / Herself ( 25 episodes, 1988–1991 )  Less 1988–1991
    • Episode #22.16 (Jul 22, 1991) Herself - Dictionary Corner  Less
    • Episode #22.15 (Jul 19, 1991) Herself - Dictionary Corner  Less
    • Episode #22.14 (Jul 18, 1991) Herself - Dictionary Corner  Less
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  • Primary photo for Elstree Britain's HollywoodElstree Britain's Hollywood (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for WoganWogan (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1985–1989 )  Less 1985–1989
  • Primary photo for American MastersAmerican Masters (TV Series) Herself, singer ( 1 episode, 1986 )  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for Movie MemoriesMovie Memories (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1984 )  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Looks FamiliarLooks Familiar (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 1973–1982 )  Less 1973–1982
  • Primary photo for Blankety BlankBlankety Blank (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1980 )  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Tell Me AnotherTell Me Another (TV Series) Herself ( 4 episodes, 1979 )  Less 1979
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  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Herself - Actress / Herself - Vocalist ( 5 episodes, 1969–1978 )  Less 1969–1978
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  • Primary photo for Whose Baby?Whose Baby? (TV Series) Herself - Panellist ( 3 episodes, 1977 )  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for The Sweepstakes GameThe Sweepstakes Game (TV Series) Herself - Panellist ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
    • Episode #1.5 (Jul 31, 1976) Herself - Panellist  Less
  • Primary photo for Those Wonderful TV TimesThose Wonderful TV Times (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Elstree StoryThe Elstree Story (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Golden ShotThe Golden Shot (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1975 )  Less 1975
  • Primary photo for The Movie QuizThe Movie Quiz (TV Series) Herself - Syms Team Captain ( 1 episode, 1973 )  Less 1973
  • Primary photo for Saturday VarietySaturday Variety (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1972 )  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for Call My BluffCall My Bluff (TV Series) Herself ( 9 episodes, 1968–1970 )  Less 1968–1970
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  • Primary photo for The Joey Bishop ShowThe Joey Bishop Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Tennis Elbow Foot GameThe Tennis Elbow Foot Game (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1968 )  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for Now and ThenNow and Then (TV Series) Herself  Less 1967–1968
  • Primary photo for Girl TalkGirl Talk (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1967 )  Less 1967
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Herself ( 4 episodes, 1962–1965 )  Less 1962–1965
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  • Primary photo for The Celebrity GameThe Celebrity Game (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Don't Say a WordDon't Say a Word (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1964 )  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for It's a Square WorldIt's a Square World (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Juke Box JuryJuke Box Jury (TV Series) Herself - Panellist ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Tonight Starring Jack PaarTonight Starring Jack Paar (TV Series) Herself ( 6 episodes, 1958–1962 )  Less 1958–1962
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  • Primary photo for Girl TalkGirl Talk (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1962 )  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for Shooting StarsShooting Stars (TV Series) Herself  Less 1961
Archive Footage (5 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The Many Faces of...The Many Faces of... (TV Series) Sylvia Gibbons ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010
    • Richard Wilson (Dec 19, 2010) Sylvia Gibbons (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Light in Dark PlacesLight in Dark Places (Video) Mrs. Pritchard (archive footage)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Heroes of ComedyHeroes of Comedy (TV Series) Self ( 2 episodes, 1998–2002 )  Less 1998–2002
    • Dick Emery (Apr 13, 2002) Self (archive footage)  Less
    • Tony Hancock (Feb 2, 1998) Self (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Empire of the CensorsEmpire of the Censors (TV Movie) Herself (archive footage)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Six-Five SpecialSix-Five Special (TV Series) Star Spotlight Subject ( 1 episode, 1957 )  Less 1957
    • Episode #1.6 (Mar 23, 1957) Star Spotlight Subject (archive footage)  Less
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