Joan Newell

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Joan Newell
Born19 February 1915
Died1 November 2012 (aged 97)
Years active1946-1987 (film & TV)

Joan Newell (1915–2012) was a British actress primarily known for her television roles, but who also appeared in films and on stage. [1] [2] She co-starred with John Slater in the 1953 series Johnny, You're Wanted . [3] Amongst her most prominent later roles was that of Meg Owen in the series The Doctors and its spinoff Owen, M.D. .


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