Greta Gynt (as Elsie Silver) in a screenshot from Mr. Emmanuel (1944) (4)

Greta Gynt

Norwegian actress (1916–2000) | The Common Touch (1941), Fortune Is a Woman (1957), Mr Perrin and Mr Traill (1948)

Norwegian leading lady, popular in British films of the 1940s

Mini Biography

Born in Oslo, Greta Gynt settled in England in the mid-1930s, and was put under contract by J. Arthur Rank. Tiring of being cast as a femme fatale, she retired in the mid-1950s. Married four times.

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The Last Curtain (1937)
Julie Rendle
The Arsenal Stadium Mystery (1939)
Gwen Lee
Crook’s Tour (1940)
La Palermo
The Common Touch (1941)
Sylvia Meadows
It’s That Man Again (1943)
Stella Ferris
Tomorrow We Live (1943)
Marie Duchesne
Mr Emmanuel (1944)
Elsie Silver
London Town (1946)
Mrs Eve Barry
Dear Murderer (1947)
Vivien Warren
Easy Money (1948)
Pat Parsons
Mr Perrin and Mr Traill (1948)
Isobel Lester
Shadow of the Eagle (1950)
Countess Loradona Camponiello
Soldiers Three (1951)
I’m a Stranger (1952)
Forbidden Cargo (1954)
Mme Simonetta
Fortune Is a Woman (1957)
Vere Litchen
Bluebeard’s Ten Honeymoons (1960)
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