Petula Clark

Petula Clark

British actress and singer
Pop singer known chiefly for her Swinging London-era smash "Downtown," who maintained high popularity and professional respect at every step.
BornNovember 15, 1932
HometownEwell, England
Net worth$10 million
Height5'2" (1.57m)
SpouseClaude Wolff (m 1961 - present)
ChildrenKatherine Natalie Wolff , Barbara Michelle Wolff , Patrick Wolff
ParentsLeslie Clark
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

6.5 Special
6.5 Special
1h 24min
1958
The Gay Dog
The Gay Dog
1h 27min
1954
Made in Heaven
Made in Heaven
1h 21min
1952
Dance Hall
Dance Hall
1h 20min
1950
Vote for Huggett
Vote for Huggett
1h 24min
1949
The Romantic Age
The Romantic Age
1h 26min
1950
Vice Versa
Vice Versa
1h 51min
1947
Mantovani: King of Strings
Mantovani: King of Strings
2014
Perry Como's Olde English Christmas
Perry Como's Olde English Christmas
1977
Goodbye, Mr. Chips
Goodbye, Mr. Chips
G
2h 31min
1969
Finian's Rainbow
Finian's Rainbow
G
2h 25min
1968
Track the Man Down
Track the Man Down
1h 15min
1956
The Runaway Bus
The Runaway Bus
1h 20min
1954
London Town
London Town
1h 52min
1953
The Promoter
The Promoter
1h 29min
1952
The Card
The Card
1h 25min
1952
White Corridors
White Corridors
1h 42min
1952
The Madame Gambles
The Madame Gambles
1h 25min
1951
Don't Ever Leave Me
Don't Ever Leave Me
1h 25min
1950

Albums

Finian's Rainbow [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
Finian's Rainbow [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]
1968
Mes Premières Chansons
Mes Premières Chansons
2009
Colour My World
Colour My World
2008
My Love/I Couldn't Live Without Your Love
My Love/I Couldn't Live Without Your Love
2000
Very Best of Petula Clark [Pulse]
Very Best of Petula Clark [Pulse]
2000
Petula 65/66
Petula 65/66
2000
In Hollywood/In Other Words
In Hollywood/In Other Words
2000
Downtown and Other Great Sixties Originals
Downtown and Other Great Sixties Originals
1999
Petula Clark Sings Tony Hatch
Petula Clark Sings Tony Hatch
1998
Anthologie, Vol. 1: The French Recordings (Rendez Vous avec Petula)
Anthologie, Vol. 1: The French Recordings (Rendez Vous avec Petula)
1998
Anthologie, Vol. 2: Hello Paris
Anthologie, Vol. 2: Hello Paris
1998
Anthologie, Vol. 3: 1963-1964
Anthologie, Vol. 3: 1963-1964
1998
Anthologie, Vol. 4: 1964-1965
Anthologie, Vol. 4: 1964-1965
1998
Polygon Years, Vol. 1 (Tell Me Truly)
Polygon Years, Vol. 1 (Tell Me Truly)
1995
Pye Years
Pye Years
1995
Polygon Years, Vol. 2 (Meet Me in Battersea Park)
Polygon Years, Vol. 2 (Meet Me in Battersea Park)
1995
Live at the Copacabana
Live at the Copacabana
1993
Best of Petula Clark [Castle]
Best of Petula Clark [Castle]
1992
Greatest Hits [BR Music]
Greatest Hits [BR Music]
1990
C'est Ma Chanson
C'est Ma Chanson
1988
Greatest Hits of Petula Clark
Greatest Hits of Petula Clark
1986
Give It a Try
Give It a Try
1986
Just Petula
Just Petula
1975
I'm the Woman You Need
I'm the Woman You Need
1975
Come on Home
Come on Home
1974
Live in London
Live in London
1974

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1969Golden GlobeActress in a Leading Role - Musical or ComedyFinian's Rainbow (1968 film)Nominated