Joy Winstanley Shelton

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Date of Birth: 06/03/1922

Age: 77

Place of birth: London

Citizenship: United Kingdom


Author: Elena Murzina

Website: Celebrities

Joy Shelton Winstanley (Joy Winstanley Shelton) was born June 3, 1922 in London (London). At age 16, she enrolled at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, or RADA), one of the most prestigious drama schools in the world. Two years later, she had appeared on stage, and in 1943 she made her debut in the movie, played a small role Crowson Phyllis (Phyllis Crowson) in the military drama `Millions like us` (Millions Like Us). One of her most famous roles - Colter Tilly (Tillie Colter) in a drama of love and betrayal Street Waterloo `` (Waterloo Road). `` Waterloo Street was published in 1945 and became the third film Joy.

She was a popular actress on radio and over 112 episodes played the role of Joan Carr (Joan Carr) in the radio show `Adventure Constable 49 `(The Adventures of PC 49), and in 1951 played the same role in the film` The case for Constable 49` (A Case for PC 49).

In 1944, Joey married actor Sidney Taflera (Sydney Tafler), who was six years her senior. Tafler was a Jew and Joy shared her husband`s faith. They have three children, Jennifer (Jennifer), Jeremy (Jeremy) and Jonathan (Jonathan). After the birth of children Career Joy Shelton slightly slowed down, it is much more time to education of daughters and sons, than shooting, although from time to time back in quite vivid roles. In 1952 Joey played a major role in the 6-series telefelme `My wife Zhaklin` (My Wife Jacqueline); crime drama 1953 Norman Conquest `` (Norman Conquest) acted as PiksiEverard (Pixie Everard); He played one of the main characters in detective `Impulse` (Impulse) in 1957. After that, she basically went to shoot as a guest star in the TV series.

Her daughter Jennifer, born in 1946, was shot several times in the movie, 6, 12, 14 and 18, but a professional actress and did not. Actor Jonathan chose - he made his debut in the musical melodrama 1983 Yentl `` (Yentl) with Barbra Streisand (Barbra Streisand) in the lead role and is removed so far. In addition, he is a respected stage actor, member of the Royal Shakespeare Company (Royal Shakespeare Company) and Drama Company Radio BBC (BBC Radio Drama Company).

Joy and Sidney played together in six films, including `Once a sinner` (Once aSinner) and `The hotel rooms do not have` (No Room at the Inn). In the thriller `Emergency call` (Emergency Call), staged in 1952 directed by Lewis Gilbert (Lewis Gilbert), son-Joy, with them came their daughter Jennifer.

November 8, 1979 Sydney Tafler died of cancer, and Joy is no longer married. The last time she appeared on screen in 1991, playing Miss Borden (Miss Borden) in one of the episodes of the wonderful TV series `Delicate buds May` (The Darling Buds of May), which glorified the young Catherine Zeta Jones (Catherine Zeta-Jones) .

The actress died January 28, 2000, at the age of 77 years, from emphysema. He was buried in the same grave with her husband, who has gone through 21 years. The inscription on the gravestone reads: `We love and miss you. Children, grandchildren and all of their families`.