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Penny Downie

Penny Downie was born in Australia. She was determined to make it overseas and her role in Minder (1979), with George Cole and Dennis Waterman, was her big break. She's never looked back, and is regularly seen in TV work. She was known to have a good ear and able to pick up accents, quickly. Her English accent is flawless today.

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Nov 30, 1953 In Queensland, Australia
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Prisoner 1979-08-08
Latest Project:
Series Vera 2015-01-11
Known For
Poster of Breathless
Poster of Ripper Street
Poster of Downton Abbey
Poster of Law & Order: UK
Vera Unknown 2015-01-11
Siblings Unknown 2014-05-01
Breathless Penny 2 episodes, 2013 2014-08-24
Father Brown Unknown 2013-01-14
Ripper Street Unknown 2013-01-19
The Shadow Line Unknown 2011
Silk Unknown 2011-02-22
Downton Abbey Unknown 2011-01-09
Law & Order: UK Unknown 2010-10-06
New Street Law Honor Scammel / ... 14 episodes, 2006-2007 2006-05-04
New Tricks Unknown 2003-01-26
MI-5 Unknown 2003-07-22
Waking the Dead Unknown 2003-07-28
Judge John Deed Unknown 2001-01-09
The Inspector Lynley Mysteries Unknown 2001-03-11
Trial & Retribution Unknown 1997-10-19
Silent Witness Unknown 1996-02-21
Kavanagh QC Unknown 1995-01-03
Poirot Unknown 1990-01-18
Inspector Morse Unknown 1988-02-04
Timewatch Unknown 1982-09-29
Prisoner Unknown 1979-08-08
Minder Unknown 1979-10-29