Felicity Kendal

Born Sep 25, 1946

Felicity Ann Kendal, CBE is an English actor known for her television and stage work. Born in 1946, Kendal spent much of her childhood in India, where her father managed a touring repertory company. First appearing on stage at the age of nine months, Kendal appeared in her first film, Shakespeare Wallah, in 1965. Kendal began playing Barbara Good in The Good Life, the BBC sitcom in 1975. This made Kendal a household name.… Read More

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1946 Birth Felicity Kendal was born in Olton, Warwickshire, England, in 1946. … Read More


1975 29 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1975 Kendal had her big break on television with the BBC sitcom The Good Life. … Read More


1989 43 Years Old She won the Evening Standard Theatre Award in 1989 for her performances in Much Ado About Nothing and Ivanov.
1991 45 Years Old …  In 1991 she left Rudman, and subsequently started a relationship with playwright Tom Stoppard.
1995 49 Years Old In 1995 (at age 49) Kendal was selected as one of the "100 sexiest women in the world" by FHM magazine.


1998 52 Years Old The affair with Stoppard ended in 1998, and Kendal has since reunited with Michael Rudman. … Read More
2002 56 Years Old In 2002, Kendal starred in Charlotte Jones's play, Humble Boy, when it transferred from the National Theatre to the West End.


2006 60 Years Old In 2006 she starred in the West End revival of Amy's View by David Hare.
2008 62 Years Old In 2008 she appeared in the West End in a revival of Noël Coward's play The Vortex.
2009 63 Years Old In 2009 she appeared in the play The Last Cigarette (by Simon Gray) and in 2010 in Mrs. Warren's Profession (by Shaw). … Read More
2013 67 Years Old 1 More Event
In October 2013 she toured the UK with Simon Callow in Chin-Chin, an English translation by Willis Hall of Francois Billetdoux's Tchin-Tchin.
2014 68 Years Old In 2014, she toured the UK and Australia as Judith Bliss in Noël Coward's Hay Fever. … Read More
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