Julia McKenzie Biography (1941-)

Full name, Julia Kathleen McKenzie; born February 17, 1941, in Enfield, Middlesex, England; daughter of Albion McKenzie and Kathleen Rowe; married Jerry Harte (an actor), 1972.

Nationality
British
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress, director
Birth Details
February 17, 1941
Enfield, Middlesex, United Kingdom

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Stage Appearances
  • (London debut) Maggie May, Adelphi Theatre, 1966
  • Gloria, Mame, Drury Lane Theatre, London, 1969
  • Girl in owl coat, Promises, Promises, Prince of Wales Theatre, London, 1970
  • April, Company, Her Majesty's Theatre, London, 1971
  • Cowardly Custard, Mermaid Theatre, London, 1973
  • Cole, Mermaid Theatre, 1974
  • (New York debut) Side by Side by Sondheim, Music Box Theatre, NewYork City, 1977
  • Norman Conquests, 1978
  • Ten Times Table, 1979
  • Lily, On the Twentieth Century, Her Majesty's Theatre, 1980
  • Maggie Hobson, Hobson's Choice, Lyric Hammersmith Theatre, London,1981
  • Anna Kopecka, Schweyk in the Second World War, Olivier/National Theatre, London, 1982
  • Miss Adelaide, Guys and Dolls, Olivier/National Theatre, 1982
  • Susan, Woman in Mind, Vaudeville Theatre, London, 1986
  • Sally Plummer, Follies, Shaftesbury Theatre, London, then West EndTheatre, New York City, 1987
  • Witch, Into the Woods, Phoenix Theatre, London, 1990
  • Also appeared in Sweeney Todd.
  • Stage Director
  • Stepping Out, Duke of York's Theatre, London, 1984
  • Just So, Watermill Theatre, Bagnor, Berkshire, England, 1989
  • Steel Magnolias, Lyric Theatre, London, 1989
  • Putting It Together, Manhattan Theatre Club Stage I, New York City, 1993
  • (With Bob Avian) Hey Mr. Producer! The Musical World of Cameron Mackintosh, Lyceum Theater, London, 1998
  • Film Appearances
  • Voice, Dick Deadeye, or Duty Done, 1975
  • Dolly Dormancott, The Wildcats of St. Trinians, 1980
  • Mrs. Herrick, Those Glory Glory Days, Cinecom International, 1983
  • Gillian, Shirley Valentine, Paramount, 1989
  • Audrey, Vol-au-vent, Winchester Films, 1996
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Maggie, Maggie and Her, 1978
  • Georgie Bodley, That Beryl Marston ... !, 1981
  • Hester Fields, Fresh Fields, 1984
  • Hester Fields, French Fields, 1989
  • Miniseries
  • Maureen Rafferty, The Best of Families, 1977
  • Pen Muff, Fame Is the Spur, BBC, 1982
  • Mrs. Forthby, Blott on the Landscape, Arts and Entertainment, 1986
  • Mrs. Poyser, "Adam Bede," Masterpiece Theatre, PBS, 1992
  • Mrs. Jarley, The Old Curiosity Shop, The Disney Channel, 1995
  • Jack's mum, Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story (also known asJim Henson's Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story), CBS, 2001
  • Movies
  • Laurie Hamilton, For Richer, for Poorer, 1977
  • Sybil Bryan, Ike, 1979
  • Betty Wilson, Dear Box Number, 1983
  • Jennifer Pusey, Hotel du Lac, 1986
  • Voice of Mavis, Jack and the Beanstalk, 2000
  • Episodic
  • Herself, Blankety Blank, 1979
  • Sheila Harthog, "Moonlight," The Last Detective, 2003
  • Appeared in episodes of The Two Ronnies; as Mrs. Forthby, Blotton the Landscape.
  • Specials
  • Julia and Company, 1986
  • Hey, Mr. Producer! The Musical World of Cameron Mackintosh, PBS, 1998
  • Other
  • Appeared in Song by Song, PBS; Sharing Time; Absent Friends.
  • Television Work
  • Specials
  • Director and stage producer, Hey, Mr. Producer! The Musical World of Cameron Mackintosh, PBS, 1998
  • Radio Appearances
  • Voice of Mrs. Flittersnoop, The Incredible Adventures of Professor Braneswam, BBC Radio 4, 2001

Further Reference

OTHER SOURCES

    Periodicals
    • American Theatre, May/June, 1993, p. 39

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