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Janette Scott

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Birthday 14 December 1938
ID Imdb: nm0779285

Real name : Thora Janette Scott

Alive : Yes

Birthday Janette Scott: 1938.12.14

Janette Scott occupation actor

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Thora Janette Scott (born 14 December 1938) is an English actress. She was born in Morecambe, England. She is the daughter of actors Jimmy Scott and Thora Hird.... She started her acting career as a child actress, known as Janette Scott, and became a popular leading lady. Among her best known roles was as April Smith in the 1960 film School for Scoundrels, based on the "One-upmanship" books by Stephen Potter, in which Ian Carmichael and Terry-Thomas competed for her attention. Scott wrote her autobiography at the age of 14. Her role in the film The Day of the Triffids is referenced in the opening song of The Rocky Horror Show ("Science Fiction/Double Feature") which made references to many B-movie sci-fi and horror films. Description above from the Wikipedia article Janette Scott, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Janette Scott in movies (27)

Movie - Peter Sellers: A State of Comic Ecstasy (2020)

Self

  Release date : 2020-05-09   Language english language
  Original title : Peter Sellers: A State of Comic Ecstasy

Main Actors :

Britt Ekland Self Steve Coogan Self Peter Sellers Self (Archival Footage)


Movie - How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (2008)

Sidney's Mother

  Release date : 2008-10-02   Language english language
  Original title : How to Lose Friends & Alienate People

A British writer struggles to fit in at a high-profile magazine in New...

Main Actors :

Simon Pegg Sidney Young Kirsten Dunst Alison Olsen Megan Fox Sophie Maes


Movie - Bikini Paradise (1967)

Rachel

  Release date : 1967-05-03   Language english language
  Original title : Bikini Paradise

A pair of U.S. Navy officers are marooned on a South Pacific island wi...


Movie - Crack in the World (1965)

Dr. Maggie Sorenson

  Release date : 1965-04-15   Language english language
  Original title : Crack in the World

Dr. Steven Sorenson plans to tap the geothermal energy of the Earth's ...

Main Actors :

Dana Andrews Dr. Stephen Sorenson Janette Scott Dr. Maggie Sorenson Kieron Moore Dr. Ted Rampion


Movie - The Beauty Jungle (1964)

Shirley Freeman

  Release date : 1964-08-25   Language english language
  Original title : The Beauty Jungle

A Bristol typist joins the world of beauty contests....

Main Actors :

Janette Scott Shirley Ian Hendry Don Ronald Fraser Walter Carey


Movie - Siege of the Saxons (1963)

Princess Katherine

  Release date : 1963-07-01   Language english language
  Original title : Siege of the Saxons

King Arthur learns one of his knights is plotting to take over and mar...

Main Actors :

Janette Scott Princess Katherine Ronald Howard Edmund of Cornwall Mark Dignam King Arthur


Movie - The Old Dark House (1963)

Cecily Femm

  Release date : 1963-10-30   Language english language
  Original title : The Old Dark House

An American car salesman in London becomes mixed up in a series of fat...

Main Actors :

Tom Poston Tom Penderel Robert Morley Roderick Femm Janette Scott Cecily Femm


Movie - Paranoiac (1963)

Eleanor Ashby

  Release date : 1963-01-07   Language english language
  Original title : Paranoiac

Simon Ashby is a wealthy psychotic who is is coddled by his aunt in th...

Main Actors :

Janette Scott Eleanor Ashby Oliver Reed Simon Ashby Sheila Burrell Aunt Harriet


Movie - Two and Two Make Six (1962)

Irene

  Release date : 1962-05-01   Language english language
  Original title : Two and Two Make Six

An US airman stationed in the UK strikes down his commanding officer. ...

Main Actors :

George Chakiris Janette Scott Alfred Lynch


Movie - The Day of the Triffids (1962)

Karen Goodwin

  Release date : 1962-07-05   Language english language
  Original title : The Day of the Triffids

A shower of meteorites produces a rare night time spectacle that blind...

Main Actors :

Howard Keel Bill Masen Nicole Maurey Christine Durrant Janette Scott Karen Goodwin


Movie - Double Bunk (1961)

Peggy Goddard

  Release date : 1961-05-06   Language english language
  Original title : Double Bunk

When newly weds Jack and Peggy face eviction, they are tricked into bu...

Main Actors :

Ian Carmichael Jack Goddard Janette Scott Peggy Goddard Sid James Sid Randall


Movie - His and Hers (1961)

Fran Blake

  Release date : 1961-01-01   Language english language
  Original title : His and Hers

Author-explorer Reggie Blake takes an unorthodox approach to his craft...

Main Actors :

Terry-Thomas Reggie Blake Janette Scott Fran Blake Wilfrid Hyde-White Charles Dunton


Movie - School for Scoundrels (1960)

April Smith

  Release date : 1960-03-24   Language english language
  Original title : School for Scoundrels

Hapless Henry Palfrey is patronised by his self-important chief clerk ...

Main Actors :

Ian Carmichael Henry Palfrey Terry-Thomas Raymond Delauney Janette Scott April Smith


Movie - The Lady is a Square (1959)

Joanna Baring

  Release date : 1959-02-03   Language english language
  Original title : The Lady is a Square

Neagle stars a Frances Baring, a socialite widow attempting to keep he...

Main Actors :

Anna Neagle Frances Baring Frankie Vaughan Johnny Burns Janette Scott Joanna Baring


Movie - The Devil's Disciple (1959)

Judith Anderson

  Release date : 1959-08-20   Language english language
  Original title : The Devil's Disciple

The Devil's Disciple is a 1959 film adaptation of the George Bernard S...

Main Actors :

Burt Lancaster Anthony Anderson Kirk Douglas Richard Dudgeon Laurence Olivier Gen. Burgoyne


Movie - Happy Is the Bride (1958)

Janet Royd

  Release date : 1958-03-04   Language english language
  Original title : Happy Is the Bride

In a quiet summer corner of Wiltshire that is forever England, David a...

Main Actors :

Ian Carmichael David Chaytor Janette Scott Janet Royd Cecil Parker Arthur Royd


Movie - The Good Companions (1957)

Susie Dean

  Release date : 1957-04-22   Language english language
  Original title : The Good Companions

The story revolves around the Dinky Doos, a provincial musical troupe ...

Main Actors :

Eric Portman Jess Oakroyd Celia Johnson Miss Trant Janette Scott Susie Dean


Movie - Helen of Troy (1956)

Cassandra

  Release date : 1956-01-26   Language english language
  Original title : Helen of Troy

Prince Paris of Troy, shipwrecked on a mission to the king of Sparta, ...

Main Actors :

Rossana Podestà Helen Jacques Sernas Paris Cedric Hardwicke Priam


Movie - Now and Forever (1956)

Janette Grant

  Release date : 1956-09-10   Language english language
  Original title : Now and Forever

A rich young society girl falls in love with a car mechanic. Her famil...

Main Actors :

Janette Scott Janette Grant Vernon Gray Mike Pritchard Jack Warner Mr. J. Pritchard


Movie - As Long as They're Happy (1955)

Gwen Bentley

  Release date : 1955-03-15   Language english language
  Original title : As Long as They're Happy

The suburban peace of the Bentley household is shattered when John Ben...

Main Actors :

Jack Buchanan John Bentley Janette Scott Gwen Bentley Jeannie Carson Pat Bentley


Movie - Background (1953)

Jess Lomax

  Release date : 1953-11-09   Language english language
  Original title : Background

Two years of deterioration sees John and Barbara Lomax's marriage redu...

Main Actors :

Valerie Hobson Barbie Lomax Philip Friend John Lomax Norman Wooland Bill Ogden


Movie - The Magic Box (1952)

Ethel Friese-Greene

  Release date : 1951-01-01   Language english language
  Original title : The Magic Box

Now old, ill, poor, and largely forgotten, William Freise-Greene was o...

Main Actors :

Robert Donat William Friese-Greene Margaret Johnston Edith Harrison Friese-Greene Maria Schell Helena Friese-Greene


Movie - No Highway (1951)

Elspeth Honey

  Release date : 1951-06-28   Language english language
  Original title : No Highway

James Stewart plays aeronautical engineer Theodore Honey, the quintess...

Main Actors :

James Stewart Theodore Honey Glynis Johns Marjorie Corder Marlene Dietrich Monica Teasdale


Movie - The Galloping Major (1951)

Susan Hill

  Release date : 1951-05-07   Language english language
  Original title : The Galloping Major

A syndicate is set up to buy a racehorse, but they end up buying the w...

Main Actors :

Basil Radford Major Arthur Hill Jimmy Hanley Bill Collins Janette Scott Susan Hill


Movie - No Place for Jennifer (1950)

Jennifer Parry

  Release date : 1950-01-17   Language english language
  Original title : No Place for Jennifer

A young girl goes through the trauma of her parent's divorce and seper...

Main Actors :

Leo Genn William Rosamund John Rachel Beatrice Campbell Paula


Movie - Conspirator (1949)

Toby

  Release date : 1949-07-28   Language english language
  Original title : Conspirator

A newlywed suspects her husband of being a Communist spy....

Main Actors :

Robert Taylor Maj. Michael Curragh Elizabeth Taylor Melinda Greyton Robert Flemyng Capt. Hugh Ladholme


Movie - The Lamp Still Burns (1943)

(uncredited)

  Release date : 1943-11-29   Language english language
  Original title : The Lamp Still Burns

A tribute to the important work of female nurses during World War II....

Main Actors :

Stewart Granger Laurence Rains Rosamund John Hilary Clarke Godfrey Tearle Sir Marshall Freyne


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    From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Thora Janette Scott (born 14 December 1938) is an English actress. She was born in Morecambe, England. She is the daughter of actors Jimmy Scott and Thora Hird. She started her acting career as a child actress, known as Janette Scott, and became a popular leading lady. Among her best known roles was as April Smith in the 1960 film School for Scoundrels, based on the "One-upmanship" books by Stephen Potter, in which Ian Carmichael and Terry-Thomas competed for her attention. Scott wrote her autobiography at the age of 14. Her role in the film The Day of the Triffids is referenced in the opening song of The Rocky Horror Show ("Science Fiction/Double Feature") which made references to many B-movie sci-fi and horror films. Description above from the Wikipedia article Janette Scott, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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