Irene Handl

Irene Handl


Birth Place
London, England, GB
December 27, 1901
November 29, 1987


"The Gold Tip Pfitzer"
Irene Handle (1973)
"The Sioux"
Irene Handle (1965)




Cast (Feature Film)

Absolute Beginners (1986)
Mrs Larkin
Riding High (1980)
The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle (1979)
The Hound of the Baskervilles (1978)
The Last Remake of Beau Geste (1977)
Adventures of a Private Eye (1977)
Stand Up Virgin Soldiers (1977)
Mrs Phillimore
Confessions of a Driving Instructor (1976)
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes (1970)
Mrs. Hudson
On a Clear Day You Can See Forever (1970)
Winnie Wainwhisle
Doctor in Trouble (1970)
Mrs Dailey
The Italian Job (1969)
Miss Peach
The Mini-Affair (1968)
Chinese restaurant cook
Smashing Time (1967)
Mrs. Gimble
Morgan! (1966)
Mrs. Delt
The Wrong Box (1966)
Mrs. Hackett
You Must Be Joking! (1965)
Elderly woman
Just for Fun (1963)
Heavens Above! (1963)
Rene Smith
Make Mine a Double (1961)
Lulu's mom
Beware of Children (1961)
Mrs. Spicer
A Weekend With Lulu (1961)
Florence Proudfoot
Call Me Genius (1961)
Mrs. Crevatte
The Pure Hell of St. Trinian's (1961)
Miss Harker-Packer
Two-Way Stretch (1961)
Mrs. Price
Double Bunk (1961)
Mrs. Harper
Doctor in Love (1961)
Professor MacRitchie
Carry On Constable (1961)
Distraught woman
Watch It, Sailor! (1961)
School For Scoundrels (1960)
A French Mistress (1960)
I'm All Right Jack (1960)
Mrs Kite
Make Mine Mink (1960)
Man in a Cocked Hat (1959)
Mother In Newsreel
The Key (1958)
The Silken Affair (1958)
Law and Disorder (1958)
Woman In Train
Happy Is the Bride (1958)
Madame Edna
Brothers in Law (1957)
Mrs Potter
A Kid for Two Farthings (1956)
Mrs. Abramowitz
It's Never Too Late (1956)
The Weak and the Wicked (1954)
The Belles of St. Trinian's (1954)
Miss Gale
One Wild Oat (1951)
2nd Audrey Cuttle
Young Wives' Tale (1951)
Regent Park Nurse
The History of Mr. Polly (1949)
Great Day (1946)
Miss Tomlinson
Millions Like Us (1943)
The Girl in the News (1941)
Miss [Gertrude Mary] Blaker
Strange Boarders (1938)
Mrs. Dewar

Cast (Special)

The Search (1968)
Miss Dancy

Life Events


Stage acting debut


Movie Clip

Belles Of St. Trinian's, The (1954) -- (Movie Clip) Get It Off Your Conscience! Miss Buckland (Mary Merrall) introduces the prized new pupil (Lorna Henderson as Princess Fatima) to ne’er-do-well girls’ school staffers, Renee Houston, Beryl Reid, Balbina, Hermione Baddeley, Irene Handl and Betty Ann Davies, later joined by their boss Miss Fritton (Alastair Sim in drag), in The Belles Of St. Trinian’s, 1954.
Two Way Stretch (1960) -- (Movie Clip) It Keeps Happening! Dishy Ethel (Liz Fraser) visits with Dodger (Peter Sellers) and Mrs. Price (Irene Handl) with son Lennie (Bernard Cribbins), a scam afoot all along, in director Robert Day's prison comedy Two Way Stretch, 1960.
Carry On Constable -- (Movie Clip) In Conjunction With Uranus Potter (Leslie Phillips) pursuing Harrison (Jill Adams), Charlie (Kenneth Connor) insulted by Benson (Leslie Phillips), who then encounters bumbling Gorse (Chales Hawtrey) on patrol, in Carry On Constable 1961.
Heavens Above! -- (Movie Clip) The Weight You're Carrying The arch-deacon (Cecil Parker) has just discovered he sent the wrong Reverend Smallwood (Peter Sellers) to town, when patron Lady Despard (Isabel Jeans) arrives, in the Boulting brothers' Heavens Above!, 1963.
Heavens Above! -- (Movie Clip) I'm The New Vicar Vagabond father Harry (Eric Sykes), with wife (Irene Handl) and sister-in-law (Miriam Karlin), has just finished with a council official (Geoffrey Hibbert), when the new vicar Smallwood (Peter Sellers) arrives, in Heavens Above!, 1963.


"The Gold Tip Pfitzer"
Irene Handle (1973)
"The Sioux"
Irene Handle (1965)