Sellars, Elizabeth

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Sellars, Elizabeth Gender: F
Elizabeth McDonald Sellars
born on 6 May 1921 at 06:30 (= 06:30 AM )
Place Glasgow, Scotland, 55n53, 4w15
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Gerard
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 15°08' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 24°26 Asc.s_gemcol.18.gif 09°55'


Scottish actress who appeared on the stage from age 15 and trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. She made her first London appearance in 1946 in The Brothers Karamazov and later appeared with the Royal Shakespeare Company as Elizabeth in Richard III, Helen in Troilus and Cressida, Gertrude in Hamlet and Hermione in The Winter's Tale.

She entered films in 1949 with Floodtide. She appeared in a string of British films in the 1950s and 1960s and a few Hollywood films, usually in secondary roles, including The Barefoot Contessa (1954), Désirée (1954), Prince of Players (1955), The Day They Robbed the Bank of England (1960), 55 Days at Peking (1963) and The Chalk Garden (1964). She also appeared frequently on television, most notably in A Voyage Round My Father (1982) with Laurence Olivier.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Frank Clifford in his "British Entertainers" quotes Caroline Gerard for data from birth record.

Same data in Steinbrecher collection: Paul Wright quotes birth certificate


  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (Actress)