updated: 06/12/2002

look-alike makeups: Barbara Windsor

Barbara Windsor (born 1937) is a British actress. Her first film appearance was in The Belles of St. Trinian’s in 1954 but she came to prominence in the British film Sparrows Can’t Sing (1963), which earned her a BAFTA Best Actress nomination, and her numerous saucy roles in Carry On films between 1964 and 1978. She had an affair with Carry On co-star Sid James and she was also romantically linked to the gangster Reggie Kray in the 1960s. In 1994 Barbara Windsor she joined the cast of the BBC soap EastEnders as Peggy Mitchell.

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Gor Blimey: Samantha Spiro recreated the look of Barbara Windsor for the TV Dramatisation of the love affair between Sidney James and Barbara Windsor. Anne Oldham was the makeup supervisor.