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Jenny Agutter

Jenny Agutter

British film and television actress
Jennifer Ann Agutter OBE is an English actress. She began her career as a child actress in 1964, appearing in East of Sudan, Star!, and two adaptations of The Railway Children; the BBC's 1968 television serial and the 1970 film version.Wikipedia
BornDecember 20, 1952
HometownTaunton, England
Height5'7" (1.70m)
SpouseJohan Tham
ChildrenJonathan Tham
ParentsDerek Brodie Agutter, Catherine Lynam Agutter
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Top Stories

Jenny Agutter: My teenage nude scene was innocent – the internet has corrupted all of that

  • For some Jenny Agutter will always be associated with children, more specifically with Roberta Waterbury, or “Bobbie”, the oldest of the three siblings in the classic 1970 film The Railway Children. So, even though she has just turned 71, her connection these past two decades with Go Beyond, one of the Telegraph’s four Christmas charities which gives vulnerable children holidays in the countryside and by the sea, feels entirely of a piece.

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The Railway Children Return: Sequel gets first trailer more than 50 years after original film's release

The first trailer for the sequel to The Railway Children shows a glimpse of Jenny Agutter reprising her role as Roberta Waterbury, more than 50 years after the original film.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Sweet William
Sweet William
R
1h 32min
1982
East of Sudan
East of Sudan
1h 24min
1975
The Mapmaker
The Mapmaker
0h 15min
2011
Act of God
Act of God
1h 15min
2009
Intercom
Intercom
0h 10min
2008
The Magic Door
The Magic Door
1h 29min
2007
Heroes and Villains
Heroes and Villains
2006
Dark Tower
Dark Tower
R
1h 31min
1987
Silas Marner
Silas Marner
1h 32min
1985
Mayflower: The Pilgrims' Adventure
Mayflower: The Pilgrims' Adventure
1h 40min
1979
Dominique
Dominique
PG
1h 35min
1980
The Eagle Has Landed
The Eagle Has Landed
PG
2h 3min
1976
Kiss Me and Die
Kiss Me and Die
1h 14min
1974
The Railway Children Return
The Railway Children Return
PG
1h 35min
2022
Sometimes Always Never
Sometimes Always Never
PG-13
1h 31min
2020
Paris Calligrammes
Paris Calligrammes
2h 9min
2020
Tin
Tin
1h 34min
2015
The Golden Age of Steam Railways
The Golden Age of Steam Railways
2012
Outside Bet
Outside Bet
1h 41min
2012
Call the Midwife
Call the Midwife
TV-PG
1h
2012
The Invisibles
The Invisibles
2008

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1978British Academy of Film & Television ArtsSupporting ActressEquusWinner
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