Renee Roberts

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For the character from Coronation Street, see Renee Roberts (Coronation Street).
Irene Roberts.
Born (1908-09-24)24 September 1908
Died February 1996
Occupation Actress
Spouse(s) Ronald Frankau
Children Rosemary Frankau

Irene Roberts (24 September 1908 - February 1996) better known as her professional name Renee Roberts was an English actress who is best remembered for her portrayal of Miss Ursula Gatsby in Fawlty Towers between 1975 and 1979. She appeared throughout the entire run; and she reprised the role in Only Fools and Horses in 1983, along with her companion from the series Miss Tibbs, played by Gilly Flower.

She made numerous television appearances in Britain, starting in the 1960s.

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She was married to the actor Ronald Frankau. Her daughter, Rosemary Frankau, was also an actress.

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