12 August 1924|
Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
|Died||6 September 2013(aged 89)|
Barbara Hicks (12 August 1924 – 6 September 2013) was an English film actress. She appeared in Terry Gilliam's 1985 cult film Brazil and Merchant Ivory Productions's 1992 Bafta award-winning Howards End.
Hicks was born in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, and lived at Little Maplestead, Essex. She was educated at Adcote School, Shropshire. She was married for forty years to Lt-Colonel Peter Taylor (25 January 1913 - 26 March 2010). He was an outstanding front line commander who won two MCs in Italy in 1944.
She was the mother of actor Giles Taylor.
|1954||Conflict of Wings||Mrs. Thompson|
|1956||Sailor Beware!||Little Girl's Mother|
|1958||I Was Monty's Double||Hester|
|1959||Operation Bullshine||Sergeant Merrifield|
|1960||Hand in Hand||Miss Roberts|
|1961||Petticoat Pirates||Physical Training Instructress|
|A Matter of WHO||Margery|
|1968||The Charge of the Light Brigade||Mrs. Duberly's maid|
|1980||The Wildcats of St Trinian's||Miss Coke|
|1981||Memoirs of a Survivor||Woman on Waste Ground|
|1982||A Shocking Accident||Aunt Joyce|
|Britannia Hospital||Miss Tinker|
|Evil Under the Sun||Flewitt's Secretary|
|1983||Dombey and Son||Mrs. Pipchin|
|1985||Brazil||Mrs. Alma Terrain|
|Morons from Outer Space||Stenographer|
|1992||Howards End||Miss Avery|
|2000||Up at the Villa||Lulu Good|