Sheila Reid

Biography

Reid has had a long and distinguished career in theatre, film and television, and worked with Laurence Olivier at the Royal National Theatre. In 1980, she played the long-suffering wife of Trevor Howard in Vivian Stanshall's Sir Henry at Rawlinson End. She played Mrs. Buttle in Terry Gilliam's 1985 cult classic Brazil the same year she appeared as Etta in the dystopian Doctor Who serial Vengeance on Varos, appeared in the TV series All Creatures Great and Small as Mrs Donavan, a rather eccentric woman offering treatments to animals in rivalry to James Herriot and Siegried Farnon, and also had a brief appearance in the first series of Auf Wiedersehen, Pet. From 2007 onwards she has appeared as Madge Harvey in Benidorm and made an appearance in the final episode of series 1 of BBC Two's 2009 sitcom Psychoville as an old crone; and as an old lady in the 2012 Christmas special edition of Call the Midwife. Reid's musical theatre credits include the roles of the Beggar Woman in Sweeney Todd in 1993 at the National Theatre, and Jack's Mother in Into the Woods in 1998 at the Donmar Warehouse. IMDb: Overview (2) Born December 21, 1937 in Glasgow, Scotland, UK Height 5' 1" (1.55 m) Mini Bio (1) Sheila Reid was born on December 21, 1937 in Glasgow, Scotland. She is an actress, known for Brazil (1985), Containment (2015) and The Man Who Knew Too Little (1997). She has been married to Terry Bullen since April 11, 2008. She was previously married to Julian Curry. Spouse (2) Terry Bullen (11 April 2008 - present) Julian Curry (1967 - ?) ( divorced) Trivia (2) Played Ina in Sharman McDonald's new stage play, 'The Girl With the Red Hair', at the Royal Lyceum Theatre in Edinburgh, Scotland. One of 31 performers to have acted in both the 20th Century Dr Who TV series and 21st Century Doctor Who TV Series.

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Birth Place

Glasgow, Scotland, UK

Birth Date

12/21/1937
Known For
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The Touch

Sara Kovac

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Felicia's Journey

Iris

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The Winter Guest

Lily

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Containment

Enid

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Three Sisters

Natasha

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Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War

Joyce

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Love Without Walls

Jeanie Binks

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Death on the Tyne

Mildred

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Murder on the Blackpool Express

Mildred

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Twelfth Night (ATV British television production)

Maid

Starring In
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Love Without Walls

Jeanie Binks

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The Man in the Hat

The Older Woman

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Death on the Tyne

Mildred

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Murder on the Blackpool Express

Mildred

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The Bad Education Movie

Margot

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Containment

Enid

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Hush

Mrs. Coates

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Places of Execution

Ma Lomas (3 episodes, 2008)

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A Christmas Carol: The Musical

Mrs. Mops

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Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War

Joyce

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Felicia's Journey

Iris

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Still Crazy

Mrs. Baggot

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The Man Who Knew Too Little

Woman in SS Cap

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The Winter Guest

Lily

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Oliver's Travels

Eileen (unknown episodes)

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American Friends

Mrs. Weeks

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Die große Sehnsucht der Judith Hearne

Miss Friel

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Brazil

Mrs. Buttle

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The Dresser

Lydia Gibson

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The Black Room

Female Lover

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Cinque Giorni una Estate

Gillian Pierce

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The Touch

Sara Kovac

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Three Sisters

Natasha

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Twelfth Night (ATV British television production)

Maid

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Othello

Bianca

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The Alphabet Murders

Mrs. Fortune

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