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Gladys Henson

Highest Rated: 77% The Leather Boys (1963)

Lowest Rated: 67% First Men in the Moon (1964)

Birthday: Sep 27, 1897

Birthplace: Dublin, Ireland

Gladys Henson was an actress who had a successful Hollywood career. Henson started her acting career landing roles in such films as "Frieda" (1947), the drama "It Always Rains on Sunday" (1949) with Googie Withers and "The History of Mr. Polly" (1949). She also appeared in "The Magnet" (1950) and "Happy Go Lovely" (1951) with David Niven. She kept working in film throughout the fifties and the sixties, starring in "The Cockleshell Heroes" (1956), "Doctor at Large" (1957) with Dirk Bogarde and the Marilyn Monroe comedy adaptation "The Prince and the Showgirl" (1957). She also appeared in the dramatic adaptation "The Trials of Oscar Wilde" (1960) with Peter Finch. Nearing the end of her career, she continued to act in "No Love For Johnnie" (1961) with Peter Finch, the sci-fi flick "First Men in the Moon" (1964) with Edward Judd and the dramatic adaptation "The Leather Boys" (1966) with Rita Tushingham. She also appeared in the Bernard Lee drama "Clue of the Twisted Candle" (1968). Henson more recently acted in "The Bawdy Adventures of Tom Jones" (1976). Henson passed away in December 1982 at the age of 85.

Highest rated movies

The Leather Boys
First Men in the Moon

Filmography

Movies

Credit
67% 53% First Men in the Moon Nursing Home Matron (Character) - 1964
77% 79% The Leather Boys Gran (Character) - 1963
No Score Yet 14% Double Bunk Madame de Sola (Character) - 1961
No Score Yet 45% The Cockleshell Heroes Barmaid (Character) - 1955
No Score Yet No Score Yet Those People Next Door Emma Higgins (Character) - 1952
No Score Yet 80% Happy Go Lovely Mrs. Urquhart (Character) - 1951
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dance Hall Mrs. Wilson (Character) - 1950
No Score Yet 43% Counterblast Mrs. Plum (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet 20% London Belongs to Me Mrs. Boon (Character) - 1948
No Score Yet No Score Yet Frieda Edith (Character) - 1947
No Score Yet 72% The Captive Heart Mrs. Horsfall (Character) - 1946