Susannah York (1939–2011)

Actress | Writer | Soundtrack
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KNOWN FOR 
Superman (1978) | They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969) | Superman II (1980)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 6 nominations More »
BORN 
Jan 9, 1939 (died Jan 15, 2011)
HEIGHT 
5' 6½" (1.69m)

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Past Film & Video (63 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (45 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for DoctorsDoctors (TV Series) Lorna Robson (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for MissingMissing (TV Series) Marjorie Claye (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for CasualtyCasualty (TV Series) Helen Grant (2 episodes, 2004)  Less 2004 2
  • Primary photo for Holby CityHolby City (TV Series) Helen Grant (9 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003 9
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  • Primary photo for St. Patrick: The Irish LegendSt. Patrick: The Irish Legend (TV Movie) Concessa  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Ruth Rendell MysteriesRuth Rendell Mysteries (TV Series) Liz (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for TrainerTrainer (TV Series) Rachel Ware (23 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991–1992 23
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  • Primary photo for IllusionsIllusions (TV Movie) Dr. Sinclair  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Devices and DesiresDevices and Desires (TV Mini-series) Meg Dennison (6 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991 6
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  • Primary photo for BoonBoon (TV Series) Lady Tessa Bolton (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Screen TwoScreen Two (TV Series) Amy Wallace (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Quattro piccole donneQuattro piccole donne (TV Series) Actress  Less 1989– 
  • Primary photo for The Ray Bradbury TheaterThe Ray Bradbury Theater (TV Series) Nora (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for After the WarAfter the War (TV Mini-series) Irene Jameson (2 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989 2
  • Primary photo for TimewatchTimewatch (TV Series) Narrator (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for The Two RonniesThe Two Ronnies (TV Series) My Lady (1 episode, 1986)  Less 1986 1
  • Primary photo for MachoMacho (TV Movie) Christine Forest  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for DaemonDaemon (TV Movie) Rachel  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Star QualityStar Quality (TV Movie) Lorraine Barry  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Love BoatThe Love Boat (TV Series) Kay Webber (2 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985 2
  • Primary photo for A Christmas CarolA Christmas Carol (TV Movie) Mrs. Cratchit, Performer ("Here We Come A-Caroling") (uncredited)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Nelly's VersionNelly's Version (TV Movie) Narrator (voice)  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for We'll Meet AgainWe'll Meet Again (TV Mini-series) Dr. Helen Dereham (13 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982 13
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  • Primary photo for Second ChanceSecond Chance (TV Series) Kate Hurst (6 episodes, 1981)  Less 1981 6
    • April II (Feb 27, 1981) Kate Hurst  Less
    • January (Feb 20, 1981) Kate Hurst  Less
    • October (Feb 13, 1981) Kate Hurst  Less
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  • Primary photo for Prince RegentPrince Regent (TV Mini-series) Maria Fitzherbert (6 episodes, 1979)  Less 1979 6
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  • Primary photo for The Golden Gate MurdersThe Golden Gate Murders (TV Movie) Sister Benecia  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for A Month in the CountryA Month in the Country (TV Movie) Natalia  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Fallen AngelsFallen Angels (TV Movie) Julia Sterroll  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Orson Welles' Great MysteriesOrson Welles' Great Mysteries (TV Series) Countess Josephine (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for Armchair TheatreArmchair Theatre (TV Series) Tekla / Mandy Hope / Cecily Cardew / Anna / Kathleen / Caroline (7 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1972 7
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  • Primary photo for Jane EyreJane Eyre (TV Movie) Jane Eyre  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for ITV PlayhouseITV Playhouse (TV Series) Grace (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Theatre 625Theatre 625 (TV Series) Bronwen / Jane (2 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966–1967 2
  • Primary photo for JackanoryJackanory (TV Series) Storyteller (5 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966 5
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  • Primary photo for Mystery and ImaginationMystery and Imagination (TV Series) Madeleine Usher (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Thursday TheatreThursday Theatre (TV Series) Milly Theale (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for NET PlayhouseNET Playhouse (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for The Tiger and the HorseThe Tiger and the Horse (TV Movie) Stella Dean  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The Slaughter of St. Teresa's DayThe Slaughter of St. Teresa's Day (TV Movie) Thelma Maguire  Less 1962
  • Primary photo for The First GentlemanThe First Gentleman (TV Movie) Princess Charlotte  Less 1961
  • Primary photo for ITV Play of the WeekITV Play of the Week (TV Series) Eva Sinding / Abigail Williams (2 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1961 2
  • Primary photo for ITV Television PlayhouseITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) Martha / Tricia Blake (2 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1961 2
  • Primary photo for The Richest Man in the WorldThe Richest Man in the World (TV Movie) Martine Herrault  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for All AboardAll Aboard (TV Series) Alice Sheldon, passenger (2 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959 2
  • Primary photo for BBC Sunday-Night TheatreBBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) Christine Selway (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
Self (58 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Cash in the Celebrity AtticCash in the Celebrity Attic (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Pinter's ProgressPinter's Progress (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Loose WomenLoose Women (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007–2009
  • Primary photo for Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation!Not Quite Hollywood: The Wild, Untold Story of Ozploitation! Herself  Less 2008 $19K / —
  • Primary photo for Margaret Mellis a Life in ColourMargaret Mellis a Life in Colour Margaret Mellis (voice)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Alan Titchmarsh ShowThe Alan Titchmarsh Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Visions from the Enchanted LandsVisions from the Enchanted Lands (Video) Herself  Less 2007 $100K
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Herself - Guest (4 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003–2007
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  • Primary photo for The Wright StuffThe Wright Stuff (TV Series) Herself - Guest Panelist (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for You Will Believe: The Cinematic Saga of SupermanYou Will Believe: The Cinematic Saga of Superman (Video) Herself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Welcome to World War OneWelcome to World War One (Video) Self  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Sunday AMSunday AM (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Curse of SupermanThe Curse of Superman (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood GreatsThe Hollywood Greats (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2006
  • Primary photo for A Guest of Life: Alexander Csoma De KörösA Guest of Life: Alexander Csoma De Körös Narrator 1 (voice) (version: English)  Less 2006 HUF 65MM
  • Primary photo for The King's Head: A Maverick in LondonThe King's Head: A Maverick in London (Video) Herself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Britain's FinestBritain's Finest (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for A Film for the Few: Making 'Battle of Britain'A Film for the Few: Making 'Battle of Britain' (Video) Herself  Less 2004 $30K
  • Primary photo for X-RatedX-Rated (TV Mini-series) Herself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Daily PoliticsThe Daily Politics (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for HARDtalk ExtraHARDtalk Extra (TV Series) Herself - Interviewee (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004
    • Susannah York (Mar 12, 2004) Herself - Interviewee  Less
  • Primary photo for The Divine MichelangeloThe Divine Michelangelo (TV Movie) Narrator (voice)  Less 2004 £900K
  • Primary photo for Open HouseOpen House (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Diana & MeDiana & Me Herself  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The BusinessThe Business (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Whicker's WorldWhicker's World (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1983)  Less 1983–1992
  • Primary photo for Backstage at Masterpiece TheatreBackstage at Masterpiece Theatre (TV Special) Herself  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for American RouletteAmerican Roulette Herself  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Shadow in a LandscapeShadow in a Landscape (TV Movie) Herself - Narrator  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for A Woman's Place: Test Tube BabiesA Woman's Place: Test Tube Babies (TV Movie) Herself - Narrator  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for A Woman's Place: The Image MakersA Woman's Place: The Image Makers (TV Movie) Herself - Narrator (voice)  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for She Married a Yank: The Story of the G.I. BridesShe Married a Yank: The Story of the G.I. Brides (TV Movie) Narrator (voice)  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Group MadnessGroup Madness Herself  Less 1983 $250K
  • Primary photo for Montgomery CliftMontgomery Clift Herself  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Morecambe & Wise ShowThe Morecambe & Wise Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Night of One Hundred StarsNight of One Hundred Stars (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Food, Wine & FriendsFood, Wine & Friends (TV Series) Herself  Less 1979–1980
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Superman: The Movie'The Making of 'Superman: The Movie' (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Mike Douglas ShowThe Mike Douglas Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest / Herself - Actress (3 episodes, 1972)  Less 1972–1979
  • Primary photo for The 18th Annual TV Week Logie AwardsThe 18th Annual TV Week Logie Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Merv Griffin ShowThe Merv Griffin Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny CarsonThe Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson (TV Series) Herself - Guest (3 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966–1974
  • Primary photo for The Bob Braun ShowThe Bob Braun Show (TV Series) Herself - Actress (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for CinemaCinema (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The David Frost ShowThe David Frost Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1971)  Less 1971
  • Primary photo for A Birthday Gala Tribute Noel CowardA Birthday Gala Tribute Noel Coward (TV Movie) Herself - Performer  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Irv Kupcinet ShowThe Irv Kupcinet Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The 42nd Annual Academy AwardsThe 42nd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1970
  • Primary photo for The MoviemakersThe Moviemakers (Short) Herself - Actress (uncredited)  Less 1969
  • Primary photo for The GirlsThe Girls (Short) Herself  Less 1968
  • Primary photo for The Hollywood Squares (Daytime)The Hollywood Squares (Daytime) (TV Series) Herself - Panelist (5 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966
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  • Primary photo for Girl TalkGirl Talk (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Sunday NightSunday Night (TV Series) Herself - Reader (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for The Eamonn Andrews ShowThe Eamonn Andrews Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965
  • Primary photo for Juke Box JuryJuke Box Jury (TV Series) Herself - Panellist (2 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961–1964
  • Primary photo for Here's HollywoodHere's Hollywood (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1962)  Less 1962
Archive Footage (9 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for 18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards18th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Herself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for The 83rd Annual Academy AwardsThe 83rd Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for The Orange British Academy Film AwardsThe Orange British Academy Film Awards (TV Special) Herself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Días de cineDías de cine (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Cinema milCinema mil (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005
    • Episode #1.8 (Sep 3, 2005) Herself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • Episode #1.1 (Jul 16, 2005) Herself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Taking Flight: The Development of 'Superman'Taking Flight: The Development of 'Superman' (Video) Herself / Lara (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Magic Behind the CapeThe Magic Behind the Cape (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Making 'Superman': Filming the LegendMaking 'Superman': Filming the Legend (Video) Herself / Lara (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Celluloid Closet: FeaturetteThe Celluloid Closet: Featurette (Video) Alice 'Childie' McNaught (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1995

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