English actress who became known for her work in many films, including Genevieve and The Railway Children.
She attended several schools when she was younger, including the Italia Conti Stage School, and made her acting debut at age 11 in a production called Where the Rainbow Ends.
She was born with the name Dinah Ginsburg and selected the last name, Sheridan, from a phone book.
She was married four times and had two children, Jeremy and Jenny.
She appeared in the film, Present Laughter, which was written by Noel Coward in 1981.