For The Love Of Ada. Ada Cresswell/Bingley (Irene Handl). Copyright: Thames Television.

Irene Handl

Irene Handl was an English actor of Austrian-German descent and best-known for comic roles. She appeared in well over 100 films and both starred and guest-appeared in many dozens of further TV and radio series in the post-war years.

Gender
Female
Nationality
England
Born
Friday 27th December 1901
Died
Sunday 29th November 1987 (aged 85)

Known for

Credits

Year Production Role
Never Say Die Actor
1982 It's Your Move Grand Lady
1982 Emery Presents - Emery Presents: Legacy Of Murder
  1. E6 - Corpse In The Act
Cousin Looby
1979 Cannon And Ball - Series 1
  1. E6 - Episode Six
Irene
1978 Maggie And Her - Series 1 Mrs. Perry
1977 Come Spy With Me Momma Fink
1977 Come Play With Me Lady Bovington
1977 The Fosters - Series 1
  1. Special - New Year With The Fosters
Mrs. Draper
1977 Stand Up Virgin Soldiers Mrs. Phillimore
1977 Adventures Of A Private Eye Miss Friggin
1976 Maggie And Her - Pilot Mrs. Perry
1972 For The Love Of Ada Ada Bingley
1971 For The Love Of Ada - Series 4 Ada Cresswell/Bingley
1971 For The Love Of Ada - Series 3 Ada Cresswell/Bingley
1970 For The Love Of Ada - Series 2 Ada Cresswell/Bingley
1970 For The Love Of Ada - Series 1 Ada Cresswell/Bingley
Mum's Boys Actor
1967 A.P. Herbert's 'Misleading Cases' - Series 1
  1. E2 - Is A Golfer A Gentleman?
Mrs Philby Potter
1965 Barney Is My Darling Ramona Pank
1964 The Big Noise
  1. E3 - Episode Three
Aunt Lily
1963 The Rag Trade - Series 3 Reg's Mum
1962 Citizen James - Series 3
  1. E10 - The Watchdog
Miss Bullock-Smythe
1962 Hugh And I - Series 1
  1. E3 - Here Comes The Bride
Miss Willow
1961 A Weekend With Lulu Florrie Bell
1961 Double Bunk Mrs. Harper
1960 Make Mine Mink Madame Spolinski
1960 The Pure Hell Of St. Trinian's Miss Harker-Parker
1960 The Night We Got The Bird Ma
1960 School For Scoundrels Mrs. Stringer
1960 Carry On, Constable Distraught Woman
1960 We're In Business Actor
1960 Inn For Trouble Lily
1960 Two Way Stretch Mrs. Price
1959 The Night We Dropped A Clanger Mrs. Billingsgate
1959 Educating Archie - Series 2 Irene
1959 I'm All Right Jack Mrs. Kite
1959 Left, Right And Centre Mrs. Maggs
1959 Carry On Nurse Marge Hickson
1958 Educating Archie - Series 1 Irene
1958 Next To No Time! Mrs Cowley
1957 Laughter In Store Actor
1956 Hancock's Half Hour - Series 1
  1. E4 - The Bequest
Mrs Medworthy
1956 Hancock's Half Hour - Series 1
  1. E2 - The Artist
Model
1956 Hancock's Half Hour - Series 1
  1. E1 - The First TV Show
Nurse
Here's Archie Actor
1954 The Belles Of St. Trinian's Miss Gale

Non-comedy TV and film credits might be found here:
Irene Handl on IMDb

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