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Sheila Burrell

  • May 09, 1922 - Jul 19, 2011 (age 89)
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2011
Sheila Burrell
PersonalJuly 2011

Sheila Burrell

Sheila Burrell passed away.
2003
William and Mary
TV ShowMar 23, 2003

William and Mary

William and Mary is an ITV romantic drama set in …
William and Mary is an ITV romantic drama set in London, England, starring Martin Clunes as William Shawcross, an undertaker, and Julie Graham as Mary Gilcrest, a midwife. Its title refers to its two principal characters and is a cultural reference to the reign of the British monarchs William III and Mary II. It was shown in three six-part series in 2003-2005. It was also screened on Seven's best of-Scottish and English-oriented 7TWO.
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2001
Perfect Strangers
TV ShowMay 10, 2001

Perfect Strangers

Perfect Strangers is a television drama first aired in 2001, …
Perfect Strangers is a television drama first aired in 2001, produced for BBC Two. It was written and directed by Stephen Poliakoff, and starred Michael Gambon, who won a British Academy Television Award for his performance, Lindsay Duncan, Matthew Macfadyen, Claire Skinner, and Toby Stephens. The drama received two Royal Television Society awards and a Peabody Award.
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1999
Holby City
TV ShowJan 12, 1999

Holby City

Holby City (styled as HOLBY CI⁺Y) is a British medical drama …
Holby City (styled as HOLBY CI⁺Y) is a British medical drama television series that airs weekly on BBC One. The series was created by Tony McHale and Mal Young as a spin-off from the established BBC medical drama Casualty, and premiered on 12 January 1999. It is set in the same hospital as Casualty, in the fictional city of Holby, and featured occasional crossovers of characters and plots with both Casualty (which featured dedicated episodes broadcast as Casualty@Holby City) and the show's 2007 police procedural spin-off HolbyBlue. Its first executive producers were Young and Johnathan Young, who were succeeded by Kathleen Hutchison from 2002 to 2004, Richard Stokes from 2004 to 2006, McHale from 2006 to 2010, Belinda Campbell from 2010 to 2011, Johnathan Young from 2011 to 2013, Oliver Kent from 2013 to 2017 and Simon Harper from 2017. Holby City airs once a week, all year round, and each series now contains 52 episodes.
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1997
The Woodlanders
MovieOct 1, 1997

The Woodlanders

The story is set in late 19th century rural corner of South …
The story is set in late 19th century rural corner of South England. The daughter of timber merchant Melbury, Grace, returns to the town after finishing school. Her father now believes she can find a better husband than her childhood sweetheart, woodsman Giles. She marries handsome young doctor FitzPiers, but soon finds out he's not the man of her dreams and she still loves Giles.
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1996
Jane Eyre
MovieJan 20, 1996

Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre is an orphan cast out as a young girl by her aunt, Mrs. …
Jane Eyre is an orphan cast out as a young girl by her aunt, Mrs. Reed, and sent to be raised in a harsh charity school for girls. There she learns to become a teacher and eventually seeks ...
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Hetty Wainthropp Investigates
TV ShowJan 3, 1996

Hetty Wainthropp Investigates

Hetty Wainthropp …
Hetty Wainthropp Investigates is a British television cozy crime drama series, starring Patricia Routledge as the title character, Henrietta "Hetty" Wainthropp, that aired for four series between 3 January 1996 and 4 September 1998 on BBC One. The series, spawned from a pilot episode entitled "Missing Persons" aired by ITV in 1989, was co-created by writers David Cook and John Bowen, co-starred Derek Benfield as Hetty's patient husband Robert and Dominic Monaghan as her assistant and lodger Geoffrey Shawcross.
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1995
Bramwell
TV ShowMay 1, 1995

Bramwell

Bramwell is a British television series starring Jemma …
Bramwell is a British television series starring Jemma Redgrave as Dr. Eleanor Bramwell, a woman challenging the domination of men in the medical establishment, who runs a free hospital for the poor in the East End of London, during the late Victorian era. The series was produced by Whitby Davison Productions in association with Carlton Television, and was shown on ITV 22 May 1995 to 18 June 1998, in a total of four series.
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Cold Comfort Farm
MovieJan 1, 1995

Cold Comfort Farm

A recently orphaned young woman goes to live with eccentric …
A recently orphaned young woman goes to live with eccentric relatives in Sussex, where she sets about improving their gloomy lives.
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1992
Heartbeat
TV ShowApr 10, 1992

Heartbeat

Heartbeat is an English police drama series set in 1960s …
Heartbeat is an English police drama series set in 1960s North Riding of Yorkshire based on the "Constable" series of novels written by ex-policeman Peter N Walker, under the pseudonym Nicholas Rhea, and broadcast on ITV in 18 series between 1992 and 2010. It was made by ITV Studios (formerly Yorkshire Television) at the Leeds Studios and on location. Heartbeat first aired on Friday 10 April 1992 (it was later moved to Sunday evenings). The 372nd and final episode aired on Sunday 12 September 2010.
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1991
Afraid of the Dark
MovieOct 1, 1991

Afraid of the Dark

A little boy, obsessed with blindness and violence, …
A little boy, obsessed with blindness and violence, slowly gets trapped in his own delusions.
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The Darling Buds of May
TV ShowApr 7, 1991

The Darling Buds of May

The Darling Buds of May is …
The Darling Buds of May is an English comedy drama television series, produced by Yorkshire Television for the ITV network, first broadcast between 7 April 1991 and 4 April 1993. It is an adaptation of the 1958 novel of the same name, and its sequels, by H. E. Bates.
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1988
American Roulette
MovieMay 18, 1988

American Roulette

Carlos Quintas, the democratically-elected president of an …
Carlos Quintas, the democratically-elected president of an unnamed South American country, has been deposed by a military coup. He is in London, the head of a government in exile, rallying international support. He is also a poet of talent and reputation, in love with Kate, his assistant, who has a secret of her own and keeps Carlos at a distance. The generals have a team of professionals in London bent on kidnap and assassination. Hovering around Carlos are two Russians, who may be KGB, an American book publisher, who may be CIA, an elusive Brit, probably from her majesty's secret service, and his own few supporters. Is Carlos doomed? Whom can he trust?
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1986
Brush Strokes
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TV ShowSep 1, 1986

Brush Strokes

Brush Strokes is a British television sitcom, broadcast on BBC …
Brush Strokes is a British television sitcom, broadcast on BBC television from 1986 to 1991. Written by Esmonde and Larbey and set in south London, it depicted the (mostly) amorous adventures of a wisecracking house painter, Jacko (Karl Howman). There were 40 episodes spread over five series.
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1984
The Bill
TV ShowOct 16, 1984

The Bill

The Bill is a British police procedural television series, …
The Bill is a British police procedural television series, first broadcast on ITV from 16 October 1984 until 31 August 2010. The programme originated from a one-off drama, Woodentop, broadcast in August 1983.
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1982
Frost in May
TV ShowMay 19, 1982

Frost in May

Frost in May is 1982 British television mini-series.
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1977
Anna Karenina
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TV ShowSep 25, 1977

Anna Karenina

Anna Karenina is a 1977 BBC television adaptation of …
Anna Karenina is a 1977 BBC television adaptation of Tolstoy's novel of the same name. It stars Nicola Pagett as Anna, Eric Porter as Karenin, and Stuart Wilson as Vronsky. It consisted of 10 50-minute episodes, and so was able to include more of the original plot than some adaptations. It was mostly favourably received by those who saw it.
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1976
The Feathered Serpent
TV ShowJun 21, 1976

The Feathered Serpent

The Feathered Serpent is a …
The Feathered Serpent is a British children's television series made for ITV by Thames Television. Set in pre-Columbian Mexico and starring Patrick Troughton as the scheming High Priest Nasca. Two series were transmitted in 1976 and 1978.
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1972
Emmerdale
TV ShowOct 16, 1972

Emmerdale

Emmerdale (known as Emmerdale Farm until 1989) is a British …
Emmerdale (known as Emmerdale Farm until 1989) is a British soap opera set in Emmerdale (known as Beckindale until 1994), a fictional village in the Yorkshire Dales. Created by Kevin Laffan, Emmerdale Farm was first broadcast on 16 October 1972. Produced by ITV Yorkshire. Interior scenes have been filmed at their Leeds studio since its inception. Exterior scenes were previously filmed in Esholt, a real village, but are now shot at a purpose built set on the Harewood estate. The programme is broadcast in every ITV region.
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1970
The Six Wives of Henry VIII
TV ShowJan 1, 1970

The Six Wives of Henry VIII

The Six Wives of Henry VIII …
The Six Wives of Henry VIII is a series of six television plays produced by the BBC and first transmitted between 1 January and 5 February 1970. The series was later aired in the United States on CBS from 1 August to 5 September 1971 with narration added by Anthony Quayle. The series was rebroadcast in the United States without commercials on PBS as part of its Masterpiece Theatre series.
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1969
Laughter in the Dark
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MovieMay 11, 1969

Laughter in the Dark

A married middle-aged art critic and 16-year-old Margot begin an …
A married middle-aged art critic and 16-year-old Margot begin an affair and develop a troublesome mutually parasitic relationship.
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The Desperados
MovieFeb 28, 1969

The Desperados

During the Civil War, ex-parson Josiah Galt and his sons are …
During the Civil War, ex-parson Josiah Galt and his sons are Confederate raiders but they become common robbers after the war, save for son David who goes straight.
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1967
Hell Is Empty
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MovieDec 1, 1967

Hell Is Empty

On the run from the police, a female thief and her band of …
On the run from the police, a female thief and her band of robbers take refuge on a desert island where they discover a mansion inhabited by a family whom they take hostage. One of the robbers falls for the couple's daughter.
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1966
Adam Adamant Lives!
TV ShowJun 23, 1966

Adam Adamant Lives!

Adam Adamant Lives! is a British television series that ran …
Adam Adamant Lives! is a British television series that ran from 1966 to 1967 on BBC 1, starring Gerald Harper in the title role. Proposing that an adventurer born in 1867 had been revived from hibernation in 1966, the show was a comedy adventure that took a satirical look at life in the 1960s through the eyes of an Edwardian (Adamant vanished in 1902, when Edward VII had been on the throne just one year).
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1965
Play of the Month
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TV ShowOct 19, 1965

Play of the Month

Play of the Month is a BBC television anthology series, …
Play of the Month is a BBC television anthology series, which ran from 1965 to 1983 featuring productions of classic and contemporary stage plays (or adaptations) which were usually broadcast on BBC1. Each production featured a different work, often using prominent British stage actors in the leading roles. The series was transmitted regularly from October 1965 to May 1979, before returning for the summer seasons of 1982 and 1983. The producer most associated with the Play of the Month series was Cedric Messina.
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1964
Detective
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TV ShowMar 30, 1964

Detective

Welcome to the Detective guide at TV.com. Detective was an …
Welcome to the Detective guide at TV.com. Detective was an anthology series of stories featuring various detectives from the world of published fiction, introduced by Rupert Davies, in character as Chief Inspector Maigret. The Detective strand was resurrected for a pre-watershed slot in 1968, without a host. It ran initially on Fridays before moving to Sundays midway through the season. Three of the detectives featured in the 1964 season, Cluff, Sherlock Holmes (1965) and Thorndyke were subsequently given their own series.
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1963
Paranoiac
MovieMay 1, 1963

Paranoiac

A man long believed dead returns to the family estate to claim …
A man long believed dead returns to the family estate to claim his inheritance.
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1962
Under Western Eyes
MovieJan 12, 1962

Under Western Eyes

Political turmoil convulses 19th-century Russia, as Razumov, …
Political turmoil convulses 19th-century Russia, as Razumov, a young student preparing for a career in the czarist bureaucracy, unwittingly becomes embroiled in the assassination of a public official.
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1961
The Avengers
TV ShowJan 7, 1961

The Avengers

The Avengers is a British espionage television series …
The Avengers is a British espionage television series created in 1961. It initially focused on Dr. David Keel (Ian Hendry), aided by John Steed (Patrick Macnee). Hendry left after the first series; Steed then became the main character, partnered with a succession of assistants. His most famous assistants were intelligent, stylish and assertive women: Cathy Gale (Honor Blackman), Emma Peel (Diana Rigg) and Tara King (Linda Thorson). The series ran from 1961 until 1969, screening as one-hour episodes for its entire run. The pilot episode, "Hot Snow", aired on 7 January 1961. The final episode, "Bizarre", aired on 21 April 1969 in the United States, and on 21 May 1969 in the United Kingdom.
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1959
No Hiding Place
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TV ShowSep 16, 1959

No Hiding Place

No Hiding Place is a British television series that was …
No Hiding Place is a British television series that was produced at Wembley Studios by Associated-Rediffusion for the ITV network between 16 September 1959 and 22 June 1967. It was the sequel to the series Murder Bag (1957–1958) and Crime Sheet (1959), all starring Raymond Francis as Detective Superintendent, later Detective Chief Superintendent Tom Lockhart.
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The Dawn Killer
MovieSep 1, 1959

The Dawn Killer

Sheepdog Glen, accused of sheep killing on the Romney …
Sheepdog Glen, accused of sheep killing on the Romney Marshes, is cleared by the efforts of his two youthful owners in time for the Sheepdog Trials.
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1956
Women Without Men
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MovieApr 1, 1956

Women Without Men

Seeking the whereabouts of international gangster Nick …
Seeking the whereabouts of international gangster Nick Randall, the U.S. State Department seeks the help of Scotland Yard. Nick's girl, Angela, is currently in a British prison, but has ...
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Colonel March of Scotland Yard
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TV ShowFeb 1, 1956

Colonel March of Scotland Yard

Colonel March of Scotland …
Colonel March of Scotland Yard is a 1950s British television series based on author John Dickson Carr's (aka Carter Dickson) fictional detective Colonel March from his book The Department of Queer Complaints (1940). Carr was a mystery author who specialised in locked-room whodunnits and other 'impossible' crimes: murder mysteries that seemed to defy possibility. The stories of the television series followed in the same vein with Detective March solving cases that baffle Scotland Yard and the British police. The department itself is sometimes referred to as "D3". Boris Karloff starred as Colonel March.
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The Alien Sky
MovieJan 26, 1956

The Alien Sky

The Alien Sky released.
1955
Dixon of Dock Green
TV ShowJul 9, 1955

Dixon of Dock Green

Dixon of Dock Green was a BBC television series about daily …
Dixon of Dock Green was a BBC television series about daily life at a fictional London police station, with the emphasis on petty crime, successfully controlled through common sense and human understanding. The central character was a mature and sympathetic police constable, George Dixon, played by Jack Warner in all of the 432 episodes, from 1955 to 1976.
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1954
Fabian of the Yard
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TV ShowNov 13, 1954

Fabian of the Yard

Fabian of the Yard is a British police procedural television …
Fabian of the Yard is a British police procedural television series based on the real-life memoirs of Scotland Yard detective Robert Fabian, made by the BBC and broadcast between November 1954 and February 1956. It is considered the earliest police procedural to be made for British TV, sharing many points of commonality with the U.S. series Dragnet which had gone on air in 1951.
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1953
Black Orchid
MovieFeb 1, 1953

Black Orchid

A doctor's ex-wife dies of nicotine poison.
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David Sim
Marriage1953

David Sim

Married David Sim.
1951
Cloudburst
MovieJul 1, 1951

Cloudburst

A Canadian World War II veteran working for the British …
A Canadian World War II veteran working for the British Foreign Office scours England for the killer who murdered his wife.
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The Rossiter Case
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MovieJan 21, 1951

The Rossiter Case

A husband cheats on his disabled wife--who has been …
A husband cheats on his disabled wife--who has been paralyzed in a car accident--with her sister. When the sister is murdered he is accused of the crime, but it turns out that he may not be the killer after all.
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1944
Laurence Payne
Marriage1944

Laurence Payne

Laurence Payne (5 June 1919 – 23 February 2009) was an …
Laurence Payne (5 June 1919 – 23 February 2009) was an English actor and novelist.
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1922
Sheila Burrell
BirthMay 1922

Sheila Burrell

Sheila Burrell was born.
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