Rosamund Greenwood

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Rosamund Greenwood
Actress Rosamund Greenwood.jpg
Born Rosamund Mary Greenwood
(1907-06-12)12 June 1907
Leeds, West Riding of Yorkshire, England
Died 15 July 1997(1997-07-15) (aged 90)
Malvern, Worcestershire, England

Rosamund Mary Greenwood (1907–1997) was a British actress who was active on screen from 1935 until 1990.[1]

After training at London's Central School, she was on stage from the late 1920s.[2][3] Her theatre work included starring in the original West End and Broadway productions of Thornton Wilder's The Matchmaker in 1954-1957.[4][5]

In a career stretching 60 years, Greenwood's screen work included The Prince and the Showgirl, Night of the Demon, Upstairs, Downstairs, Angels, Crown Court and A Perfect Spy.[6] Her final role, at the age of 83, came in 1990 when she played a witch in the screen adaptation of Roald Dahl's novel The Witches.[7]

She died in July 1997, a month after her 90th birthday.[6]

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