Cheryl Hall

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Cheryl Hall
Born (1950-07-23) 23 July 1950 (age 68)
London, England, UK
Occupation Actress
Years active 1969–2007
Spouse(s)
Robert Lindsay
(m. 1974; div. 1980)

Cheryl Hall (born 23 July 1950, London) is a British actress.[1] She is best known for playing the role of Shirley, the girlfriend of Wolfie Smith in the British sitcom Citizen Smith. Hall was also married to the lead actor of the show, Robert Lindsay but they later divorced after he left her for actress Diana Weston.

Biography[edit]

Hall has also appeared in Dear Mother...Love Albert playing Rodney Bewes' screen girlfriend and as a clippy in the On the Buses episode "The Epidemic". She appeared in the Doctor Who story Carnival of Monsters (1973)[2] At one point Hall had been shortlisted for the part of the Doctor's companion Jo Grant before the part went to actress Katy Manning. She also played an inmate in one episode of Within These Walls (1974) and was David Jason's love interest in the ITV sitcom Lucky Feller (1976). She was Robert Lindsay girlfriend in the show Citizen Smith (1977). She also had a small role in EastEnders. Film appearances included the Avarice segment of The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins and the all-star pop comedy Three for All (1975).[1]

Hall was the Labour Party parliamentary candidate for Canterbury in the 1997 General Election.[3] She also served as a member of Kent County Council, holding the position of Leader of the Labour group for a period.

Filmography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Cheryl Hall". BFI.
  2. ^ "BBC – Doctor Who Classic Episode Guide – Carnival of Monsters – Details". bbc.co.uk.
  3. ^ "BBC NEWS – VOTE 2001 – RESULTS & CONSTITUENCIES – Canterbury". bbc.co.uk.

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