Glynis Johns, in the dual role of Caroline/Miranda Trewella, strikes a sexy pose in a publicity shot from Mad About Men (1954)

Glynis Johns

Husky-voiced British actress, daughter of Mervyn Johns; on stage (as child) from 1935

Mini Biography

Born in South Africa while her parents were on tour there (her mother was a concert pianist), Johns is always proud of her Welsh roots.

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On the Night of the Fire (1939)
Mary Carr
Under Your Hat (1940)
Winnie
49th Parallel (1941)
Anna
The Halfway House (1944)
Gwyneth, his daughter
Perfect Strangers (1945)
Dizzy Clayton
Frieda (1947)
Judy Dawson
Miranda (1948)
Miranda Trewella
State Secret (1950)
Lisa Robinson
Flesh and Blood (1951)
Katherine
Appointment with Venus (1951)
Nicola Fallaize
Encore (1951)
Stella Cotman
No Highway (1951)
Marjorie Corder
The Card (1952)
Ruth Earp
Personal Affair (1953)
Barbara Vining
The Weak and the Wicked (1954)
Jean Raymond
Mad About Men (1954)
Caroline Trewella / Miranda Trewella
The Beachcomber (1954)
Martha Jones
The Seekers (1954)
Marion Southey
Josephine and Men (1955)
Josephine Luton
Loser Takes All (1956)  NEW
Cary
Mary Poppins (1964)
Mrs Winnifred Banks
The Vault of Horror (1973)
Eleanor
While You Were Sleeping (1995)
Elsie
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Personal Details

Born
Grimshaw (Mervyn Johns) wears a hat and bow tie in My Learned Friend (1943)
Father

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