English actress who has appeared in numerous films throughout the 1940s and 1950s including Green for Danger in 1946 and The History of Mr. Polly in 1949.
She trained to be a ballet dancer when she was a child.
She won the Clarence Derwent Award for best supporting performance in Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge in 1956.
She was born to a construction engineer in Birkenhead, Cheshire.
She co-starred with John Mills in the 1949 film The History of Mr. Polly.