Sue Johnston

Sue Johnston

British actress
Susan Pammenter OBE, better known by her stage name Sue Johnston, is an English actress. She is known for portraying Sheila Grant in the Channel 4 soap opera Brookside, Barbara Royle in the BBC comedy The Royle Family, Grace Foley in the BBC drama Waking the Dead, Gloria Price in the ITV soap opera Coronation Street and Miss Denker in the ITV drama Downton Abbey.Wikipedia
BornDecember 7, 1943
HometownWarrington, England
Height5'6" (1.68m)
SpouseDavid Pammenter
ChildrenJoel Pammenter

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'Still acting at 77? I thought I'd be dead': the Channel 4 drama that puts youth in the shade

  • A glamorous woman, sunglasses on, climbs into her Audi convertible, lights a cigarette and floors the accelerator. The mood is bleak and edgy, as she deftly navigates country lanes to the blasting soundtrack of David Bowie’s Queen Bitch. It could be the start of any drama – but for one crucial difference. This is Truelove, a twisty new thriller from Channel 4, with the mysterious driver played by Lindsay Duncan, aged 73. She’s en route to a funeral, where she’ll re-encounter old friends – virtuo


Vehicles Pelted With Hail in Lee County, Illinois

The National Weather Service (NWS) warned southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois residents of strong thunderstorms with the possibility of lightning and large hail on Tuesday, September 7.Sue Johnston said she recorded this video in Paw Paw, Illinois, on Tuesday afternoon.“I thought we were gonna lose some windows. What a terrifying wind and hail downpour,” she wrote on Twitter.According to the NWS, parts of Lee County reported hail as large as golf ball-size. A severe thunderstorm warning was in effect for parts of Illinois and Indiana until 9 pm. Credit: Sue Johnston via Storyful
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