Peg of Old Drury

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Peg of Old Drury
Directed by Herbert Wilcox
Starring Anna Neagle
Cedric Hardwicke
Margaretta Scott
Release dates
  • 1935 (1935)
Country United Kingdom
Language English

Peg of Old Drury is a 1935 British historical film directed by Herbert Wilcox and starring Anna Neagle, Cedric Hardwicke and Margaretta Scott.[1] The film is a biopic of eighteenth-century Irish actress Peg Woffington. It was based on the play Masks and Faces by Charles Reade and Tom Taylor.

The film was voted the third best British movie of 1936.[2]



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  2. ^ "BEST FILM PERFORMANCE LAST YEAR.". Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) (Launceston, Tas.: National Library of Australia). 9 July 1937. p. 8 Edition: LATE NEWS EDITION and DAILY. Retrieved 4 March 2013. 

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