Acting Credits

Daphne Neville 2019


British Equity: 100060143

Agent: Lawrence or Niki at Wintersons tel: 02078367849

Height: 5’5″  ~  Born: 1937 ~ Age 82 ~ Playing Age: 75 – 85

Films include:

The Invisible Woman ~ Victorian Lady ~ director: Ralph Fiennes for Headline

Summer in February ~ Bird Watcher ~ director: Chris Menaul for Crossway

Amazing Grace ~ MP’s wife ~ director: Michael Apted

The Ghost of Greville Lodge ~ Mrs Rolfe ~ dir: Niall Johnson for Renown

Feast of July ~ Mrs Mitchelldirector: Chris Menaul for Merchant Ivory

The Old Curiosity Shop ~ Mrs Simmons ~ dir: Kevin Connor for Disney

Buffalo Girls ~ House-maid ~ director: Rod Hardy for CBS

The Copter Kids ~ Mrs Peters ~ director: Ronnie Spencer for CFF

Diagnosis Murder ~ Nurse Fisher ~ dir: Sidney Hayers for Silhouette

Television includes:

Doctors ~ The Wrong Impression ~ Rose Thorn ~ Producer Isher Sahota ~ BBC TV 2018

Marley’s Ghosts ~ Mrs Baines ~ Jonathan Gershfield, 2016

The Crown ~ Member of foreign royality ~ director: Stephen Daldry for Netflix, 2016

Broadchurch ~ Margery Knight ~ dir: Jessica Hobbs for Kudo film and television: ITV

Unknown Heart ~ Regatta enthusiast ~ dir: Giles Foster for German TV

The Chase ~ Miriam ~ dir: Sue Tully   BBC

Capturing Mary ~ Dowger Duchess ~ dir: Stephen Poliakoff   BBC

Doctors ~ Ghost in the Machine ~ Millie Kendrick ~ dir: Stephen Hughes   BBC

Casualty ~ Doreen Oaken ~ dir: Bob Birerman   BBC

Secret Smile ~ Laura’s Mum ~ dir: Chris Menaul   Grenada

Bright Hair ~ Jane Travers ~ dir: Chris Menaul   BBC

Prime Suspect ~ Felicity Howard ~ dir: Chris Menaul   BBC

Nice Work ~ Hilary Swallow ~ dir: Chris Menaul   BBC

Rab C. Nesbitt ~ Abbey Visitor ~ dir: Colin Gilbert   BBC

Minder ~ Joy ~ dir: Gordon Flemyng   Euston Films for Central

House of Elliot ~ Headmistress ~ dir: Graeme Harper   BBC

 She-Wolf of London ~ Mad Mary ~ Brian Grant   BBC

Screen Two: Close Relations ~ Magistrate ~ dir: Adrian Shergold   BBC

Starlings ~ Mrs de Ville ~ dir: David Wheatley   BBC

Diana: Her True Story ~ Nanny ~ dir: Kevin Connor ~ for Martin Poll

Tales of the Unexpected ~ Mrs Lillie ~ dir John Gorrie   LWT

Miss Marple: At Bertram’s Hotel ~ Autograph Hunter ~ dir: Mary McMurray

The Two Ronnies: Charley Farley and Piggy Malone ~ dir: Ronnie Barker   BBC

Dark Secret ~ Restaurant Visitor ~ dir: Christopher Hodson   LWT

Love in a Cold Climate ~ Lady Kroesig ~ dir: Donald McWhinnie   LWT

Maggie’s Moor ~ The Widow ~ dir: John King   BBC

Danger UXB ~ Woman at Police Station ~ Roy Ward Baker   BBC

The Clifton House Mystery ~ Miss Frisby ~ dir: Terry Miller   BBC

The Pheonix and the Carpet ~ Mother ~ dir: Dorothea Brooking   BBC

The Changes ~ Villager ~ dir: John Prowse   BBC

A Secret Place ~ Lady ~ dir: John King   BBC

Arthur of the Britons ~ Woman ~ dir: Sydney Hayers   HTV

Crossroads ~ Dr Machlin ~ ATV

Daphne Neville by Sylvain Guenot 2014

Daphne Neville by Sylvain Guenot 2014


Radio Drama includes: 

The Archers ~ Nora McAuley ~ BBC Radio

Dreaming Alice

Short Films include:

Testing Times ~ Maud ~ dir: Philip Cook

Two Lifetimes ~ Florence ~ dir: Jack Silver, 2017

Night Rose ~ Rose ~ dir: Harry Anscomb, 2016

Cold Caller ~ Marjorie ~ dir: Philip Cook, 2015

A Divine Intervention? ~ Mary ~ dir: Dominic White

Dad Dancing ~ Wedding Guest ~ dir: Dominic White

Lost Hearts ~  Mrs Burrows ~ dir: Maxim Banks for MDB

One Day ~ Old Lady ~ dir: Joan-Lluis Ramisa

Theatre includes:

Beatrix Potter ~ Beatrix ~ dir: Sue Colverd ~ Everyman Theatre

Lettice and Loveage ~ Lettice ~ dir: Michael Dyer ~ Festival Players

Tess of the d’UrbevillesJoan ~ dir: Michael Barry ~ Wessex Actors’ Co

Antigone ~ The Nurse ~ dir: Jonathan Banatvala ~ Moving Theatre Co 

Just Between Ourselves ~ Marjorie ~ dir: Doug Fisher ~ Tewkesbury

The Birthday Party ~ Meg ~ dir: Steve del Monte ~ Strasburg

Deadly Nightcap ~ Lucy ~ dir: Simon Whitfield ~ Swansea

Cinderella ~ Fairy Godmother ~ dir: Richard Chandler ~ Newark Theatre

Dick Whittington ~ Fairy Bow Bells ~ dir: David Vickers ~ Stockport Theatre

Daphne Scottish dancing



Television ~ Herself:

Come Dine With Me ~ Episode 5/1-5 for Channel 4, 2018

A Granny’s Guide to the Modern World ~ Rumpus TV for Chanel 4 ~ 2015

Daily Brunch ~ Channel 4

Caution: Toads Crossing ~ BBC Points West ~ click here for the clip

Obsessive Compulsive Cleaners: Cynthia and Daphne ~ Betty TV ~ Channel 4

The Marraige Ref with Dermot O’Leary, Geri Halliwell, Jimmy Carr & Sarah Millican ~ ITV

Weird, True & Freaky: Peculiar Pets ~ USA

Alan Tichmarsh Show ~ BBC

The Great British Village Show at Highgrove with Alan Titchmarsh ~ BBC

Songs of Praise ~ BBC

Who’s Sorry Now? ~ InterMedia

Beat the Chefs – ITV

The Really Wild Show ~ BBC

Blue Peter ~ BBC

Heartbeat ~ BBC

Brilliant Creatures ~ ITV

NewsHound – Central TV

Newsreader ~ Border Television

Newsreader ~ Grampian Television

Women Today ~ ATV

Women Only ~ HTV

Newsreader ~ HTV

It’s Time for Me ~ Harlech Television

Newsreaders and Announcer ~ Harlech Television


The Archers ~ Nora

Reporter ~ Severn Sound

Any Answers ~ BBC Radio Bristol

Click here to see a recent clip of Daphne Neville appearing on Channel 4 

Daphne Neville in 'Father Brown'


3 responses to “Acting Credits

  1. Lew

    Hi Daphne,

    Your Beatrix Potter at King’s Bromley today was brilliant.


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