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Prunella Scales

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Prunella Scales (born Prunella Margaret Rumney Illingworth) CBE (born 22 June 1932) is an English actress, known for her role as Basil Fawlty's long-suffering wife in the British comedy Fawlty Towers and her award-nominated role as Queen Elizabeth II in the British film A Question of Attribution. Description above from the Wikipedia article Prunella Scales, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.​

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Jun 22, 1932 In Sutton Abinger, Surrey, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Pride and Prejudice 1952-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie The Phone Call 2013-10-20
Known For
Poster of The Ghost of Greville Lodge
Poster of Natural Causes
Poster of What the Butler Saw
Poster of Marriage Lines
Movie The Phone Call Joan 2013-10-20
Movie Horrid Henry: The Movie Great Aunt Greta 2011-07-29
Movie Fawlty Towers: Re-Opened Sybil Fawlty / herself 2009-05-10
Movie The Shell Seekers Dolly Keeling 2007-10-18
Movie Mr Loveday's Little Outing Lady Moping 2006-05-07
Movie Fawlty Towers Revisited Herself 2005-12-01
Series The Royal Unknown 2003-01-19
Movie A Day In The Death Of Joe Egg Grace 2002-03-13
Movie Station Jim Queen Victoria 2001-12-30
Movie The Ghost of Greville Lodge 2000-10-06
Movie An Ideal Husband Lady Markby 1999-05-18
Movie Mad Cows Dr. Minny Stinkler 1999-10-29
Movie Stiff Upper Lips Aunt Agnes 1998-06-12
Series Midsomer Murders Unknown 1997-03-23
Series Dalziel and Pascoe Unknown 1996-03-16
Series Dennis the Menace and Gnasher Mrs. Duffel 1996-04-02
Series Silent Witness Unknown 1996-02-21
Movie Emma Miss Bates 1996-10-02
Movie Lord of Misrule Shirley 1996-05-06
Movie Breaking the Code Sara Turing 1996-09-17
Movie An Awfully Big Adventure Rose 1995-07-21
Movie Fair Game Marjorie 1994-06-11
Series The Rector's Wife Marjorie Richardson 1994-03-04
Movie Wolf Maude 1994-06-17
Movie Howards End Aunt Juley 1992-03-13
Movie My Friend Walter Aunt Ellie 1992-04-24
Movie Freddie as F.R.O.7. Queen (voice) 1992-08-14
Movie A Question of Attribution H.M.Q. 1991-10-20
Movie Dirty Beasts Narrator 1990-01-02
Movie Revolting Rhymes Narrator 1990-01-02
Movie The Tale of Little Pig Robinson Fleecy Flock 1990-12-26
Movie A Chorus of Disapproval Hannah Ap Llewellyn 1989-08-18
Series After Henry 1988-01-04
Movie Consuming Passions Ethel 1988-04-06
Series Thompson Unknown 1988-11-10
Movie Natural Causes Celia Bryce 1988-09-11
Movie What the Butler Saw 1987-05-23
Movie The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne Moira O'Neill 1987-12-23
Series Casualty Jocelyn Anderson 1986-09-06
Series Mapp & Lucia 1985-04-14
Movie The Wicked Lady Lady Kingsclere 1983-04-21
Movie Outside Edge Miriam 1982-12-19
Movie The Merry Wives of Windsor Mistress Page 1982-12-28
Series Bergerac Unknown 1981-10-18
Movie The Hound of the Baskervilles Glynis 1978-07-21
Series An Audience with... Herself 1978-01-08
Series BBC Television Shakespeare Unknown 1978-12-01
Movie Doris and Doreen Doris Rutter 1978-12-16
Movie The Boys from Brazil Mrs Harrington 1978-10-05
Series Target Unknown 1977-09-09
Movie The Littlest Horse Thieves Mrs. Sandman 1976-05-26
Series Lucky Feller Unknown 1976-09-04
Movie The Apple Cart Queen Jemima 1975-01-19
Series Fawlty Towers Sybil Fawlty 1975-09-19
Series Seven of One Unknown 1973-03-25
Movie Waltz of the Toreadors Estella Fitzjohn 1962-04-12
Series Marriage Lines 1961-05-14
Movie What Every Woman Wants Mary 1954-06-10
Movie Hobson's Choice Vicky Hobson 1954-04-19
Movie Laxdale Hall Morag McLeod 1953-04-01
Series Pride and Prejudice Lydia Bennet 1952-01-01