Susannah York



Place of birth:

Chelsea, London, England, UK:


Susannah York (9 January 1939 – 15 January 2011) was a British film, stage and television actress. She was awarded a BAFTA as Best Supporting Actress for They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969) and was nominated for an Oscar and Golden Globe for the same film. She won best actress for Images at the 1972 Cannes Film Festival. In 1991 she was appointed an Officier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres. Her appearances in various hit films of the 1960s formed the basis of her international reputation,and an obituary in The Telegraph characterised her as "the blue-eyed English rose with the china-white skin and cupid lips who epitomised the sensuality of the swinging Sixties". Description above from the Wikipedia article Susannah York, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Film Credits

The Calling (2010)
as The Prioress
Franklyn (2008)
as Margaret
Not Quite Hollywood (2008)
You Will Believe: The Cinematic Saga of Superman (2006)
as Self
The Stoning (2006)
as Jean Fielding
The Gigolos (2006)
as Tessa Harrington
Az élet vendége: Csoma-legendárium (2006)
as Narrator
Visitors (2003)
as Carolyn Perry
The Book of Eve (2002)
as May
St. Patrick: The Irish Legend (2000)
as Concessa
Diana & Me (1997)
as Self
Mr. Right... zur falschen Zeit (1997)
as Mike's Mum
Loop (1997)
as Olivia
The Higher Mortals (1993)
as Miss Thorogood
Illusions (1993)
as Dr. Sinclair
Piccolo grande amore (1993)
as regina Cristina
The Man from the Pru (1990)
as Amy Wallace
Fate (1990)
En håndfull tid (1989)
as Susanne Walker
Melancholia (1989)
as Catherine Lanham Franck
Just Ask for Diamond (1988)
as Lauren Bacardi
A Summer Story (1988)
as Mrs. Dora Narracombe
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987)
as Lara (voice)
Mio min Mio (1987)
as The Weaver Woman
Pretty Kill (1987)
as Toni
Daemon (1985)
as Rachel
Star Quality (1985)
as Lorraine Barry
A Christmas Carol (1984)
as Mrs. Cratchit
Yellowbeard (1983)
as Lady Churchill
Group Madness (1983)
as Self
Montgomery Clift (1983)
as Herself
Alicja (1982)
as Queen of Hearts
Loophole (1981)
as Dinah Booker
Superman II (1980)
as Lara
Falling in Love Again (1980)
as Sue Lewis (Present Day)
The Awakening (1980)
as Jane Turner
The Making of 'Superman: The Movie' (1980)
as Herself
The Golden Gate Murders (1979)
as Sister Benecia
Superman (1978)
as Lara
Long Shot (1978)
as An Actress
The Silent Partner (1978)
as Julie
The Shout (1978)
as Rachel Fielding
Eliza Fraser (1976)
as Eliza Fraser
Sky Riders (1976)
as Ellen Bracken
That Lucky Touch (1975)
as Julia Richardson
The Maids (1975)
as Claire
Conduct Unbecoming (1975)
as Marjorie Scarlett
Gold (1974)
as Terry Steyner
Images (1972)
as Cathryn
Zee and Co. (1972)
as Stella
Happy Birthday, Wanda June (1971)
as Penelope Ryan
Jane Eyre (1970)
as Jane Eyre
Scruggs (1970)
as Susan
Brotherly Love (1970)
as Hilary Dow
They Shoot Horses, Don't They? (1969)
as Alice LeBlanc
Battle of Britain (1969)
as Section Officer Maggie Harvey
Lock Up Your Daughters (1969)
as Hilaret
Oh! What a Lovely War (1969)
as Eleanor
Duffy (1968)
as Segolene
The Killing of Sister George (1968)
as Alice 'Childie' McNaught
Sebastian (1968)
as Rebecca Howard
A Man for All Seasons (1966)
as Margaret More
Kaleidoscope (1966)
as Angel McGinnis
Sands of the Kalahari (1965)
as Grace Munkton
The Importance of Being Earnest (1964)
The 7th Dawn (1964)
as Candace Trumpey
Scene Nun, Take One (1964)
as The Actress
Tom Jones (1963)
as Sophie Western
Freud: The Secret Passion (1962)
as Cecily Koertner
The Greengage Summer (1961)
as Joss Grey
Tunes of Glory (1960)
as Morag Sinclair
There Was a Crooked Man (1960)
Norfolk Coast ()

Production Credits

Alicja (1982)
Images (1972)