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Caroline Blakiston

1933-02-13 Chelsea, London, England, UK

Image of Caroline Blakiston


Caroline Blakiston (born 13 February 1933) is an English actress. Best known for her role in the television comedy series Brass, she has also appeared as Mon Mothma in the science-fiction film Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi. In the 1960s she appeared in three episodes of The Avengers as well a number of ITC productions such as The Saint and the 1969 Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) episode "Never Trust a Ghost". She appeared to great acclaim as Marjorie Ferrar in the BBC Television adaptation of Galsworthy's The Forsyte Saga in 1967. In 1977 she appeared in Raffles as Lady Paulton, and also in Murder Most English as Helen Carobleat. In 1986 Blakiston played the villain Bess Sedgwick, opposite Joan Hickson's Miss Marple, in "At Bertram's Hotel", made by the BBC and shown on the PBS series Mystery in the U.S. She also appeared as Lionel Hardcastle's ex-wife in an episode of As Time Goes By. She and Geoffrey Palmer (Lionel) had previously played estranged spouses a decade earlier in Carla Lane's series The Last Song.


The Village That Rose From The Dead Sylvia Lennard 2016-12-18
For Elsie Mama Kilov 2012-04-26
Scoop Mrs. Quincy 2006-07-27
Catherine Cookson's The Mallen Streak 2003-04-14
The Fourth Protocol Angela Berenson 1987-02-24
Return of the Jedi Mon Mothma 1983-05-25
Life After Death Josie 1982-02-02
The Mallen Curse Anna Brigmore 1980-06-18
Yanks Golfing friend 1979-09-01
Les Misérables Mme Thénardier 1978-12-27
Saturday, Sunday, Monday Elena 1978-01-01
Knots The pianist 1975-01-01
The Magic Christian Hon. Esther Grand 1969-12-12
Edgar Wallace - Das Geheimnis der weißen Nonne Nun 1966-12-16
The Idol 2nd Woman at Party 1966-02-01