Antoinette Cellier

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Antoinette Cellier
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Cellier from Film Star Who's Who on the Screen (1938).
Born
Florence Antoinette Glossop Cellier

(1913-06-23)23 June 1913
Died18 January 1981(1981-01-18) (aged 67)
Occupation Actress
Spouse(s)
(m. 1940;died 1969)
Children1
Parent(s) Frank Cellier
Florence Glossop-Harris
Relatives Augustus Harris
(maternal grandfather)
François Cellier
(paternal grandfather)
Alfred Cellier
(great-uncle)
Peter Cellier
(half-brother)
Phyllis Shannaw
(stepmother)

Antoinette Cellier, Lady Seton (23 June 1913 – 18 January 1981) was an English film and theatre actress. [1] [2]

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Early life and education

She was born in Florence Antoinette Glossop Cellier in Broadstairs, Kent, England. Her father, Frank Cellier, was a film and theatre actor, and her mother was Florence Glossop-Harris. Her grandparents included Augustus Harris, the actor-manager, and François Cellier, musical director of the Savoy Theatre. Her half-brother Peter Cellier also became a film, television and theatre actor. [3] [4]

Cellier was trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London.

In 1940, she became the second wife of actor Sir Bruce Lovat Seton, 11th Baronet of Abercorn. [5] [6]

Career

She made her stage début in London's West End theatre in Firebird .[ clarification needed ] Her first film was Music Hath Charms (1935).

Filmography

Death

Cellier died 18 January 1981, age 67, in London.[ citation needed ]

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References

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  5. "Marriage of Bruce Lovat Seton and Antoinette Florence Glossop Cellier". Scotland's People.
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