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Faith Brook


Born - 16 February 1922, York, Yorkshire, England
Died - 11 March 2012

A leading lady on stage, but mainly a supporting player in films - the daughter of actor Clive Brook and brother of actor Lyndon Brook, both of whom pre-deceased her. Dark-haired, stylish and strong-featured, she made a start in films while staying in Hollywood during the early war years: Suspicion (1941), Jungle Book (1942) and No Time for Love (1943). Back in Britain, she was seen, after war service with the ATS, in the short Think It Over (1945, opposite Richard Attenborough), then Uneasy Terms (1947), Murder by Moonlight (1950), Wicked As They Come (1956), Chase a Crooked Shadow (1958), The 39 Steps (1959), We Shall See (1964), To Sir, with Love (1967), Walk a Crooked Path (1969), View from the Loft (1977), North Sea Hijack (1979), Eye of the Needle (1981), The Razor's Edge (1984), Miss Beatty's Children (1992), Mrs Dalloway (1997) and AKA (2002), her last.