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Joan Plowright
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Born in Brigg, Lincolnshire
Born on 28th of October 1929

Born 1929 - English actress and stage director.

Trained at the Old Vic Theatre School. Member of the English Stage Company, joined the National Theatre in 1963. Married Laurence Olivier in 1961. Worked in television including the mini-series Stalin (1992) and films including Enchanted April (1992), The Scarlet Letter (1995) and Tea with Mussolini (1999).

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