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Marsha Hunt(104) Actress,Activist.

Hunt is one of the last from the golden age of Hollywood(1930s to 40s) Appearing in over 50 films.
Staring alongside Laurence Olivier,Greer Garson & Maureen O’Sullivan(Jane in the Tarzan movies) in Pride & Prejudice(1940)

Her film career came to a halt around 1950
never fully recovering when she was put on the Hollywood Studios Blacklist in the McCarthyism era.

Worked in the fledgling US TV in the 1950s
 

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I wondered how the Marsha Hunt I remember from the 60s could possibly have been 104!! Hadn't realised there were two actresses sharing the name.
 

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Gwyneth Powell, actress. 76

Better known as Mrs McCluskey, headmistress in Grange Hill.

Another part of my childhood gone.
 
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