Sheila Hancock


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Sheila Hancock was born February 22, 1933. on the Isle of Wight. She later moved to King's Cross in London, where her mother and father ran a pub. Sheila went to Dartford Grammar School, and then with a grant she went to RADA. She then went into nine years of weekly repertory around the country. While in repertory in Bath she met actor Alec Ross, whom she married in 1955, and had a daughter, Melanie Thaw (aka "Ellie Jane") on July 15, 1964.Her first big TV hit was her appearance in The Rag Trade (1961). Her first theatrical success was in "Rattle of a Simple Man" at the Garrick Theatre London. In 1969 she starred in the West End hit "So What About Love?", where she met actor John Thaw. The same year her mother died of cancer, followed nearly nine months later by Alec's tragic death. On December 24, 1973, she married Thaw, with their daughters Melanie and Abigail present. On July 27. 1974, at Queen Charlotte's Hospital, Hammersmith, Sheila gave birth to her only child with John, Joanna Suzy Thaw.In the 1980s Sheila toured the UK with the Royal Shakespeare Company and later with the National Theatre. In 1988 she was told she had breast cancer, but she fought and won her battle against it. She and Thaw split briefly during this period.In the early 1990s Sheila and John bought a house in Luckington Wiltshire, as well as a farmhouse in Provence, France. In 2001 John was told he had cancer. For nine months he fought against it, and with Sheila's help his privacy was protected. John died in Sheila's arms the day before her 69th birthday.Since his death Sheila has written a book called "The Two of Us: My Life with John Thaw", and has made numerous TV and stage appearance talking about the book and her life with John.Sheila lives in Hammersmith near her daughters and grandchildren. - IMDb Mini Biography By: leilapoole (qv's & corrections by A. Nonymous)

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Streaming Availability

Amazon Video has the most number of Sheila Hancock’s flixes, followed by Amazon Prime Video compared to other streaming platforms. See the full graph below.

Releases by Year

Sheila Hancock on average has worked on 2 movies per year from 1970 to 2018. See the full graphs of the number of Sheila Hancock movies released per year from 2005 till 2018.

Top Genres

Sheila Hancock works mostly in Comedy Genre followed by Drama Genre flixes. 29% of Sheila Hancock movies are Comedy Genre movies. See Top Genres that Sheila Hancock worked on in the graph below.

Average IMDB Score

On average the IMDB score of the movies that Sheila Hancock has worked on is 7.1.

7.1 / 10

Sheila Hancock's Movies and Tv Series available to Stream now ..

Set during the half-hour before bedtime, this unique series goes behind closed doors to offer a revealing-and very funny-peek at the nighttime conversations between husbands and wives, fathers and sons, and more.

7.8/1030 min

Available in 1 platform(s).

Delicious (2016)

A drama series about food, love and infidelity in Cornwall.

7/1045 min

Available in 8 platform(s).

Edie (2017)

83 year old Edie believes that it is never too late - packing an old camping bag, leaving her life behind and embarking on an adventure she never got to have - climbing the imposing Mount Suilven in Scotland.

6.6/10102 min

Available in 8 platform(s).

Bait (2002)

When Jack Blake (Sir John Hurt) picks up a woman and her daughter, stranded when their car breaks down, he is struck by the daughter's resemblance to his own murdered child. Jack sees an ...

6.4/10120 min

Available in 1 platform(s).

A young woman joins a group of protesters trying to stop the construction of a highway through a forest with the purpose of having sex with their leader. But when morning comes and the ...

6.4/10104 min

Available in 3 platform(s).

Mental illness, Morrissey and guinea pigs.

6/1090 min

Available in 12 platform(s).

Delicious (2013)

Recently released from prison, French chef Jacques pursues an obsession -- to leave his past behind and work for the great British chef Victor Ellwood. He knows Victor had an affair with ...

5.2/1083 min

Available in 10 platform(s).

Two women, recovering from personal tragedy, take a boat trip through the Scottish Highlands. After a run in with the locals, their relaxing break soon descends into a hellish ordeal.

4.1/1087 min

Available in 3 platform(s).