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Lesley-Anne Down

Lesley-Anne Down was born on March 17, 1954 and raised in London, England. With the help of her father, she began modeling at age 10, acting in commercials, and winning several beauty contests. By the time she was 15, Down had completed four films and was voted "Britain's Most Beautiful Teenager". Lesley-Anne first gained international popularity ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016/I Justice (filming)
 2016 The List (completed)
 2016 I Am Watching You (completed)
  In Extremis (completed)
Sister Clare
  Of God and Kings (post-production)
Madame Renard
 2015/IV Mercenary: Absolution
 2015 Kill Me, Deadly
Lady Clairmont
 2014/IV Dark House
 2011 Cinnamon (Video)
Aunt Dora
 2006 Mercenary for Justice (Video)
Newscaster (uncredited)
 2006 Seven Days of Grace
 2005 Today You Die (Video)
Bank Manager
 2002 13th Child
District Attorney Murphy
 2002 You Belong to Me (TV Movie)
Dr. Susan Chancellor
 2001 The Meeksville Ghost
Emily Meeks
 2001 The Perfect Wife (TV Movie)
Helen Coburn
 1997-2001 Days of Our Lives (TV Series)
Lady Sheraton
- Episode #1.8990 (2001) ... Lady Sheraton (as Leslie-Anne Down)
- Episode #1.8989 (2001) ... Lady Sheraton (as Leslie-Anne Down)
- Episode #1.8988 (2001) ... Lady Sheraton (as Leslie-Anne Down)
- Episode #1.8986 (2001) ... Lady Sheraton
- Episode #1.8987 (1997) ... Lady Sheraton
 1998 Young Hearts Unlimited (TV Movie)
 1996 Diagnosis Murder (TV Series)
Catherine Windsor
- A Model Murder (1996) ... Catherine Windsor
 1995 Family of Cops (TV Movie)
Anna Novacek
 1994 Munchie Strikes Back
Linda McClelland
 1994 The Nanny (TV Series)
Chloe Simpson
 1993 Night Trap
Christine Turner
 1992 Over the Line
Elaine Patterson
 1992 1775 (TV Short)
Annabelle Proctor
 1989 CBS Schoolbreak Special (TV Series)
 1989 Night Walk (TV Movie)
Geneva Miller
 1989 CBS Summer Playhouse (TV Series)
- Shivers (1989) ... Cassandra
 1988 Ladykillers (TV Movie)
Morganna Ross
 1988 Indiscreet (TV Movie)
Anne Kingston
 1987 Scenes from the Goldmine
Lady Lesley-Anne Down
 1986 Nomads
Dr. Eileen Flax
 1984 Arch of Triumph (TV Movie)
 1984 The Last Days of Pompeii (TV Mini-Series)
- Part 3 (1984) ... Chloe
- Part 2 (1984) ... Chloe
- Part 1 (1984) ... Chloe
 1982 A contratiempo
La actriz
 1982 Murder Is Easy (TV Movie)
Bridget Conway
 1981 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series)
Unity Mitford
- Unity (1981) ... Unity Mitford
 1981 Sphinx
Erica Baron
 1979 Hanover Street
Margaret Sellinger
 1978 The One and Only Phyllis Dixey (TV Movie)
Phyllis Dixey
 1978 The Betsy
Lady Bobby Ayres
 1977 A Little Night Music
Anne Egerman
 1977 Supernatural (TV Mini-Series)
- Mr. Nightingale (1977) ... Felizitas
 1976 When the Boat Comes In (TV Series)
Jane Cromer
- King for a Day (1976) ... Jane Cromer
 1975 The Sweeney (TV Series)
Caroline Selhurst
- Chalk and Cheese (1975) ... Caroline Selhurst (as Lesley Anne Down)
 1975 Ten from the Twenties (TV Series)
Maisie Brand
- An Adventure in Bed (1975) ... Maisie Brand
 1975 Brannigan
Luana (as Lesley Anne Down)
 1974 Bedtime Stories (TV Series)
- The Snow Queen (1974) ... Monica
 1974 From Beyond the Grave
Rosemary Seaton (segment 4 "The Door")
 1973 Scalawag
 1972 Pope Joan
 1971 Public Eye (TV Series)
Anne Biddersloe
- Shades of White (1971) ... Anne Biddersloe
 1971 Out of the Unknown (TV Series)
Diana Carver
- To Lay a Ghost (1971) ... Diana Carver
 1971 Six Dates with Barker (TV Series)
- 2774 AD: All the World's a Stooge (1971) ... Cheeky
 1971/I In the Devil's Garden
Tessa Hurst
 1971 All the Right Noises
Laura (as Lesley-Ann Down)
 1970 Sin un adiós
Marta Greidy (as Lesley Anne Down)
 1969 School for Unclaimed Girls
Diana (as Lesley Downs)
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Other Works:

[1977] Appeared on a British variety special alongside Bruce Forsyth called "Bruce and More Girls" and made by Thames Television (13th April)

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 1 Article | 11 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Lesley Anne Down | Lesley-Ann Down | Leslie-Anne Down | Lesley Downs


5' 5" (1.65 m)

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Personal Quote:

[on why she chose to appear in Dallas (1978)] Because they paid me a quarter of a million dollars for seven days' work over ten weeks. What do you think I am, darling? Stupid?!


She met future husband Don E. FauntLeRoy when she was filming the miniseries North and South (1985). See more »


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