Jennie Linden

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Jennie Linden
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Jennie Linden

Born: Friday 8th December 1939 (age: 84)


Jennie Linden is an English film and television actress. She is best known for her role in the film, Women in Love.

She played Dr. Who's granddaughter Barbara in the 1965 feature film Dr. Who and the Daleks.

Her highest profile film role was as Ursula in Women in Love (1969) for which she received a BAFTA nomination.

Linden toured in Trevor Nunn's Royal Shakespeare Company production of Hedda Gabler for two years (as Thea Elvsted) with Glenda Jackson in the title role; they appeared together in the film version in 1975.

Jennie Linden's television work has included appearances in Sherlock Holmes (1965) with Douglas Wilmer and Nigel Stock, The Saint (1966), The Rivals (1970), Little Lord Fauntleroy (1976), Lillie (1978) as Patsy Cornwallis-West, Chancer (1990), and Trainer (1991).