29 January 1929|
|Died||22 September 1974
Richmond Upon Thames, Surrey, England
|Cause of death||Anterior horn cell demyelitis|
|Notable work||Maaga in Doctor Who: Galaxy 4 (1965)|
Stephanie Bidmead (29 January 1929 - 22 September 1974) was a British stage and television actress.
She was born in Kidderminster. She was a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company in the late 1950s, and played in Peter Brook's 1957 production of The Tempest and in 1959 played opposite Charles Laughton in King Lear and A Midsummer Night's Dream.
She had two sons with Moravian theater designer Henry Bardon. She was diagnosed with anterior horn cell demyelitis and died on 22 September 1974 at the age of 45.
- 1960 - An Age of Kings: Henry V - Queen of France
- 1964 - R3: On the Spike - Doris Haley
- 1964 - Crane: Knife in the Dark - Annette Brillon
- 1964 - Coronation Street: Lily Haddon
- 1965 - The Mask of Janus: And the Fish Are Biting - Sylvie
- 1965 - Doctor Who: Galaxy 4 - Maaga
- 1965 - Sherlock Holmes: Charles Augustus Milverton - Lady Farmingham
- 1966 - Adam Adamant Lives!: Death Has a Thousand Faces - Madame Delvario
- 1968 - The Devil in the Fog - Lady Dexter
- 1971 - Doomwatch: The Web of Fear - Janine
- 1973 - The Onedin Line: Law of the Fist - Mrs Darling
- 1973 - Bedtime Stories: Jack and the Beanstalk - Linda Weir