Sylvia Syms

Biography

Sylvia M. L. Syms OBE (born 6 January 1934) is an English actress. She is probably best known for her roles in the films Woman in a Dressing Gown (1957), Ice-Cold in Alex (1958), No Trees in the Street (1959) and The Tamarind Seed (1974). She remains active in films, television and theatre.

35 titles Acting

7.5

Booked Out

2012 · Mrs Nicholls

6.7

Bunny and the Bull

2009 · Hotelier

6.8

Is Anybody There?

2009 · Lilian

7.3

The Queen

2006 · Queen Mother

4.4

The Poseidon Adventure

2005 · Belle Rosen

5.5

Child of Mine

2005 · Alice

5.9

What a Girl Wants

2003 · Princess Charlotte

6.9

Neville's Island

1998 · Mrs. Campness

5.8

Staggered

1994 · Margaret

5.3

Dirty Weekend

1993 · Mrs. Crosby

6.4

Shining Through

1992 · Linda's Mother

Natural Lies

1992 ·

7.2

Shirley Valentine

1989 · Headmistress

5.6

Absolute Beginners

1986 · Cynthia Eve

4.4

There Goes The Bride

1980 · Ursula Westerby

6.3

Give Us Tomorrow

1978 · Wendy Hammond

6.6

The Tamarind Seed

1974 · Margaret Stephenson

6.5

Asylum

1972 · Ruth

4.7

The Desperados

1969 · Laura

6.2

Run Wild, Run Free

1969 · Mrs. Ransome

6.4

Hostile Witness

1968 · Sheila Larkin

6.1

The Fiction Makers

1968 · Joyce Darling

5.7

Danger Route

1967 · Barbara Canning

6.4

The Big Job

1965 · Myrtle Robbins

6.6

Operation Crossbow

1965 · Constance Babington Smith

5.1

East of Sudan

1964 · Miss Woodville

6.4

The World Ten Times Over

1963 · Billa

6.6

The Punch and Judy Man

1963 · Delia Pinner

6.7

The Quare Fellow

1962 · Kathleen

6.6

Flame in the Streets

1961 · Kathie Palmer

7.8

Victim

1961 · Laura Farr

5.1

Amazons of Rome Le vergini di Roma

1961 · Clelia

7.1

The World of Suzie Wong

1960 · Kay O’Neill

7.1

Conspiracy of Hearts

1960 · Sister Mitya

6.3

Expresso Bongo

1959 · Maisie King

5.6

Ferry to Hong Kong

1959 · Liz Ferrers

6.2

No Trees in the Street

1959 · Hetty

6.0

The Moonraker

1958 · Anne Wyndham

6.2

Bachelor of Hearts

1958 · Ann Wainwright

7.8

Ice Cold in Alex

1958 · Sister Diana Murdoch

7.3

Woman in a Dressing Gown

1957 · Georgie Harlow

6.6

No Time for Tears

1957 · Nurse Margaret Collier

6.8

The Birthday Present

1957 · Jean Scott

6.2

My Teenage Daughter

1956 · Janet Carr