Ann Todd

About Ann Todd

Who is it?: Actress, Soundtrack
Birth Day: January 24, 1909
Birth Place:  Hartford, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom
Died On: 6 May 1993(1993-05-06) (aged 84)\nLondon, England
Birth Sign: Aquarius
Occupation: actress, producer
Years active: 1931–1992
Spouse(s): Victor N. Malcolm (m. 1933; div. 19??) Nigel Tangye (m. 1945; div. 1949) David Lean (m. 1949; div. 1957)
Children: 2

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Ann Todd was bornon January 24, 1909 in  Hartford, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom, is Actress, Soundtrack. Ann Todd was a beautiful English actress best known as Gregory Peck's wife in Alfred Hitchcock's The Paradine Case (1947). Her third husband was the legendary director David Lean, for whom she appeared in three films, The Passionate Friends (1949), Madeleine (1950), and The Sound Barrier (1952).
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Biography/Timeline

1931

Todd made her film debut in Keepers of Youth (1931). She had roles in These Charming People (1931), The Ghost Train (1931), The Water Gipsies (1932) and The Return of Bulldog Drummond (1934).

1936

For Alex Korda, Todd was in Things to Come (1936), Action for Slander (1937), The Squeaker (1937), and South Riding (1938). He appeared in Ann and Harold (1938) the first British TV serial.

1939

Todd was in Poison Pen (1939), Danny Boy (1941), and Ships with Wings (1941).

1945

Todd was off screen for a number of years. She had a good support role in a big hit, Perfect Strangers (1945, as a nurse), then had a huge success when she played a suicidal concert Pianist in The Seventh Veil (1945), opposite James Mason. She followed this with a musical, Gaiety George (1946) and a noir Daybreak (shot in 1946, released in 1948).

1946

The Seventh Veil was a hit in the US as well as UK. In 1946, Todd was said to be the "holder of the most lucrative contract ever signed by an English cinema Actress, with over a million dollars involved in its clauses."

1947

She received a Hollywood offer from Alfred Hitchcock to play Gregory Peck's wife in The Paradine Case (1947), which was a flop. So Evil My Love (1948), a US-British co production was a box office disappointment, as was The Passionate Friends (1949), directed by her then husband David Lean.

1949

Todd married film Director Lean on 21 May 1949 and starred in a number of his films, including The Passionate Friends (1949), Madeleine (1950) and The Sound Barrier (1952). Lean and Todd divorced 15 July 1957.

1950

Lean also directed Todd in Madeleine (1950) and The Sound Barrier (1952); the latter was very successful commercially.

1954

Todd appeared in some thrillers, The Green Scarf (1954) and Time Without Pity (1957). She had a good part in Hammer Films' Taste of Fear (1961).

1957

In 1957, Todd starred in the Broadway production of Four Winds.