Margaret Tyzack Biography (1931-)

Born September 9, 1931, in London, England; daughter of Thomas Edward and Doris (maiden name, Moseley) Tyzack; married Alan Stephenson, 1958; children: one son. Addresses: Office: Barrymore Theatre, 243 W. 47th St., New York, NY 10036-1412.; Agent: c/o Representation Joyce Edwards, 275 Kennington Road, London SE11 6BY, England.

Birth Details
September 9, 1931
London, United Kingdom

Famous Works

  • Stage Appearances
  • Bystander, Pygmalion, Chesterfield Civic Theatre, Chesterfield, England, 1951
  • Mag Keegan, Progress to the Park, Royal Court Theatre, London, 1959
  • Miss Frost, The Ginger Man, Royal Court Theatre, 1959
  • Vassilissa, The Lower Depths, Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC), Arts Theatre Club, London, 1962
  • Lady MacBeth, Macbeth, Nottingham, England, 1962
  • Miss Frost, The Ginger Man, Pembroke Theatre, Croydon, England, 1963
  • Madame Ranevsky, The Cherry Orchard, Exeter, England, 1969
  • Jacqueline Harrison, Find Your Way Home, Open Space Theatre, London, 1970
  • Queen Elizabeth, Vivat! Vivat Regina!, Piccadilly Theatre, London,1971
  • Volumnia, Coriolanus, RSC, Stratford-upon-Avon, England, 1972
  • Portia, Julius Caesar, RSC, Stratford-upon-Avon, 1972
  • Tamora, Titus Andronicus, RSC, Stratford-upon-Avon, 1972
  • Portia, Julius Caesar, RSC, Aldwych Theatre, London, 1973
  • Volumnia, Coriolanus, RSC, Aldwych Theatre, 1973
  • Maria Lvovna, Summerfolk, RSC, Aldwych Theatre, 1974 then BrooklynAcademy of Music, New York City, 1975
  • Countess of Rossillon, All's Well That Ends Well, Stratford, Ontario, 1977
  • Mrs. Alving, Ghosts, Stratford, Ontario, 1977
  • Queen Margaret, Richard III, Stratford, Ontario, 1977
  • Milly, People Are Living There, Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester, England, 1979
  • Martha, Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, National Theatre, London,1981 Countess of Rossillon, All's Well That Ends Well, RSC, BarbicanTheatre, London, then Martin Beck Theatre, New York City, 1983
  • Sybil Birling, An Inspector Calls, Greenwich Theatre, London, 1983-1984
  • Mornings at Seven, Westminster Theatre, London, 1984
  • Rose, Tom and Viv, Royal Court Theatre, London, 1985 then Public Theatre, LuEsther Hall, New York City, 1985
  • Night Must Fall, Greenwich Theatre, 1986-1987
  • Lotte Schoen, Lettice and Lovage, Globe Theatre, London, 1987 thenEthel Barrymore Theatre, New York City, 1990
  • Amy, The Family Reunion, Pit Theatre, London, then BAM Harvey Theater, Brooklyn, NY, both 2000
  • Major Tours
  • Madame Ranevsky, The Cherry Orchard, 1969
  • Film Appearances
  • Night Sister, Behind the Mask, GW Films, 1958
  • Room 43 (released in England as Passport to Shame), Cory, 1959
  • Hilda, Highway to Battle, Paramount, 1961
  • Elizabeth Gee, Ring of Spies (released in England as Ring of Treason), British Lion, 1964
  • Almoner, The Whisperers, United Artists/Lopert, 1967
  • Elena, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, 1968
  • Sister Bennett, Thank You All Very Much (released in England as A Touch of Love), Columbia, 1969
  • Conspirator Rubinstein, A Clockwork Orange, Warner Bros., 1971
  • Nurse Adams, The Legacy (also known as The Legacy of Maggie Walsh), Universal, 1979
  • Annie Morgan, Quartermass Conclusion, Euston, 1980
  • Lady Emmeline, The Wars, 1983
  • Pink Lady, Mr. Love, Warner Bros./Goldcrest, 1986
  • Madame Lambert, Prick Up Your Ears, Samuel Goldwyn, 1987
  • Dowager Countess, The King's Whore, 1990
  • Lady Bruton, Mrs. Dalloway (also known as Virginia Woolf's Mrs.Dalloway), First Look Pictures, 1997
  • Television Appearances
  • Movies
  • The Passenger (also known as Thirty-Minute Theatre: The Passenger), 1965
  • Gladys King, The Bonegrinder, 1968
  • Queen Elizabeth, Charles & Diana: A Royal Love Story, ABC, 1982
  • Madame de Guidice, The Corsican Brothers, CBS, 1985
  • Helen Seymour, Young Indiana Jones Travels with Father, ABC and The Family Channel, 1996
  • Ella Keech, Dalziel and Pascoe: Child's Play, Arts and Entertainment, 1998
  • Series
  • Cousin Bette, 1970-1972
  • Annie Morgan, Quartermass, 1979
  • Paulina, A Winter's Tale (also known as BBC Television Shakespeare: A Winter's Tale), 1981
  • Delia, Family Money, 1997
  • Miniseries
  • Winnifred, The Forsyte Saga, PBS, 1969-1970
  • Queen Anne, The First Churchills, 1971
  • Antonia, I, Claudius, PBS, 1978
  • Lady Tippins, Our Mutual Friend, BBC, 1998
  • Episodic
  • Clothilde Bradbury-Scott, "Nemesis," Agatha Christie's Miss Marple, 1987
  • Helen Seymour, The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles, ABC, 1999
  • Naomi Inkpen, "Garden of Death," Midsomer Murders, Arts and Entertainment, 2000

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