Jenny Seagrove

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jennifer Ann Seagrove (born 4 July 1957) is an English actress. She trained at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School and rose to fame playing the lead in a TV dramatisation of Barbara Taylor Bradford's A Woman of Substance and the 1983 film Local Hero. She is now well known in the character of Jo Mills in the long-running BBC drama series Judge John Deed (2001–07). Her credits as a voiceover artist include a series of Waitrose television advertisements.

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Appointment with Death (1988)

Emily Boynton, stepmother to three children, blackmails the family lawyer into destroying a second will of her late husband that would have freed the children from her dominating influence. She takes herself, the children and her daughter-in-law on holiday to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Winner
CAST:  Peter Ustinov  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Carrie Fisher  •  John Gielgud

Emily Boynton, stepmother to three children, blackmails the family lawyer into destroying a second will of her late husband that would have freed the children from her dominating influence. She takes herself, the children and her daughter-in-law on holiday to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Winner
CAST:  Peter Ustinov  •  Lauren Bacall  •  Carrie Fisher  •  John Gielgud

Local Hero (1983)

An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don't go as expected.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Forsyth
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Peter Riegert  •  Fulton Mackay  •  Denis Lawson

An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don't go as expected.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Forsyth
CAST:  Burt Lancaster  •  Peter Riegert  •  Fulton Mackay  •  Denis Lawson

The Guardian (1990)

Phil and Kate select the winsome young Camilla as a live-in nanny for their newborn child, but the seemingly lovely Camilla is not what she appears to be...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Friedkin
CAST:  Jenny Seagrove  •  Dwier Brown  •  Carey Lowell  •  Brad Hall

Phil and Kate select the winsome young Camilla as a live-in nanny for their newborn child, but the seemingly lovely Camilla is not what she appears to be...  (more)

DIRECTION:  William Friedkin
CAST:  Jenny Seagrove  •  Dwier Brown  •  Carey Lowell  •  Brad Hall

Deadly Game (1991)

A group of seven strangers, including a dancer, a doctor, a teacher, and a disgraced former football player, are brought together on an island owned by the mysterious Osirus. There they are told that at some point in their lives, they crossed Osirus and now must ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas J. Wright
CAST:  Michael Beck  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Fredric Lehne  •  Steven Vincent Leigh

A group of seven strangers, including a dancer, a doctor, a teacher, and a disgraced former football player, are brought together on an island owned by the mysterious Osirus. There they are told that at some point in their lives, they crossed Osirus and now must ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thomas J. Wright
CAST:  Michael Beck  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Fredric Lehne  •  Steven Vincent Leigh

Don't Go Breaking My Heart (1999)

Well meaning friends try to persuade Suzanne, a beautiful widow, to remarry and the choice seems to be between Frank, a philandering dentist, and Tony, a sensitive, failing sports trainer who helps her son.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Willi Patterson
CAST:  Anthony Edwards  •  Linford Christie  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Tom Conti

Well meaning friends try to persuade Suzanne, a beautiful widow, to remarry and the choice seems to be between Frank, a philandering dentist, and Tony, a sensitive, failing sports trainer who helps her son.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Willi Patterson
CAST:  Anthony Edwards  •  Linford Christie  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Tom Conti

The Sign of Four (1987)

Mary Morstan has received a pearl in the post every year since her father's disappearance. This leads Holmes and Watson to the truth about a secret pact between four convicts during the Indian Rebellion of 1857.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Hammond
CAST:  Jeremy Brett  •  Edward Hardwicke  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Ronald Lacey

Mary Morstan has received a pearl in the post every year since her father's disappearance. This leads Holmes and Watson to the truth about a secret pact between four convicts during the Indian Rebellion of 1857.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Hammond
CAST:  Jeremy Brett  •  Edward Hardwicke  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Ronald Lacey

Run For Your Wife (2012)

John Smith has been happily involved in a bigamous marriage for five years. He lives with Stephanie in Finsbury and Michelle in Stockwell. Fortunately, for John, he's a taxi driver which involves varying shift work! Simple? Well, when John unwittingly becomes a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ray Cooney  •  John Luton
CAST:  Danny Dyer  •  Sarah Harding  •  Denise Van Outen  •  Neil Morrissey

John Smith has been happily involved in a bigamous marriage for five years. He lives with Stephanie in Finsbury and Michelle in Stockwell. Fortunately, for John, he's a taxi driver which involves varying shift work! Simple? Well, when John unwittingly becomes a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ray Cooney  •  John Luton
CAST:  Danny Dyer  •  Sarah Harding  •  Denise Van Outen  •  Neil Morrissey

In Like Flynn (1985)

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DIRECTION:  Richard Lang
CAST:  Jenny Seagrove  •  Murray Cruchley  •  Robert Webber  •  Eddie Albert

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DIRECTION:  Richard Lang
CAST:  Jenny Seagrove  •  Murray Cruchley  •  Robert Webber  •  Eddie Albert

Zoe (2001)

Three runaway girls hijack a car.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Deborah Attoinese
CAST:  Vanessa Zima  •  Stephi Lineburg  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Victoria Davis

Three runaway girls hijack a car.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Deborah Attoinese
CAST:  Vanessa Zima  •  Stephi Lineburg  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Victoria Davis

A Shocking Accident (1982)

A Shocking Accident is a 1982 British short comedy film directed by James Scott, based on Graham Greene's short story by the same name. About a boy whose father is killed in Naples, when a pig falls on him as a balcony collapses. The incident haunts the boy through ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Scott
CAST:  Rupert Everett  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Barbara Hicks  •  Benjamin Whitrow

A Shocking Accident is a 1982 British short comedy film directed by James Scott, based on Graham Greene's short story by the same name. About a boy whose father is killed in Naples, when a pig falls on him as a balcony collapses. The incident haunts the boy through ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  James Scott
CAST:  Rupert Everett  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Barbara Hicks  •  Benjamin Whitrow

New Order Story (1993)

Rising from the ashes of the legendary British post-punk unit Joy Division, the enigmatic New Order triumphed over tragedy to emerge as one of the most influential and acclaimed bands of the 1980's, embracing the electronic textures and disco rhythms of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kevin Hewitt
CAST:  Bernard Sumner  •  Stephen Morris  •  Gillian Gilbert  •  Peter Hook

Rising from the ashes of the legendary British post-punk unit Joy Division, the enigmatic New Order triumphed over tragedy to emerge as one of the most influential and acclaimed bands of the 1980's, embracing the electronic textures and disco rhythms of the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kevin Hewitt
CAST:  Bernard Sumner  •  Stephen Morris  •  Gillian Gilbert  •  Peter Hook

Nate and Hayes (1983)

Nathaniel Williamsen is taken to an island mission with his fiancee Sophie. Their ship, the Rona, is captained by the roguish Bully Hayes, who also takes a liking to Sophie. When Sophie is kidnapped by slave trader Ben Pease "Nate" teams with Hayes in order to find her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ferdinand Fairfax
CAST:  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Max Phipps  •  Michael O'Keefe

Nathaniel Williamsen is taken to an island mission with his fiancee Sophie. Their ship, the Rona, is captained by the roguish Bully Hayes, who also takes a liking to Sophie. When Sophie is kidnapped by slave trader Ben Pease "Nate" teams with Hayes in order to find her.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ferdinand Fairfax
CAST:  Tommy Lee Jones  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Max Phipps  •  Michael O'Keefe

Another Mother's Son (2017)

The true story of Louisa Gould, a widow living in Nazi occupied Jersey, who takes in a Russian prisoner of war.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Menaul
CAST:  Jenny Seagrove  •  Julian Kostov  •  John Hannah  •  Amanda Abbington

The true story of Louisa Gould, a widow living in Nazi occupied Jersey, who takes in a Russian prisoner of war.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Menaul
CAST:  Jenny Seagrove  •  Julian Kostov  •  John Hannah  •  Amanda Abbington

Peripheral (2018)

Bobbi Johnson is a young literary sensation facing her difficult second novel. Already dealing with a crazed stalker and her junkie ex-boyfriend, Bobbi is convinced by her publisher to use new smart editing software and finds herself going head-to-head with an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hyett
CAST:  Rosie Day  •  Hannah Arterton  •  Tom Conti  •  Jenny Seagrove

Bobbi Johnson is a young literary sensation facing her difficult second novel. Already dealing with a crazed stalker and her junkie ex-boyfriend, Bobbi is convinced by her publisher to use new smart editing software and finds herself going head-to-head with an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Hyett
CAST:  Rosie Day  •  Hannah Arterton  •  Tom Conti  •  Jenny Seagrove

Magic Moments (1989)

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DIRECTION:  Lawrence Gordon Clark
CAST:  Jenny Seagrove  •  John Shea  •  Paul Freeman  •  Debora Weston

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DIRECTION:  Lawrence Gordon Clark
CAST:  Jenny Seagrove  •  John Shea  •  Paul Freeman  •  Debora Weston

A Chorus of Disapproval (1989)

Guy Jones (Irons) moves to a small British town and joins the local amateur dramatics society as a way to meet people. However he soon finds the drama offstage far outweighs those onstage.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Winner
CAST:  Anthony Hopkins  •  Jeremy Irons  •  Prunella Scales  •  Lionel Jeffries

Guy Jones (Irons) moves to a small British town and joins the local amateur dramatics society as a way to meet people. However he soon finds the drama offstage far outweighs those onstage.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Winner
CAST:  Anthony Hopkins  •  Jeremy Irons  •  Prunella Scales  •  Lionel Jeffries

Bullseye! (1990)

Spies force two British con men to pose as look-alike scientists peddling cheap-energy fusion.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Winner
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Roger Moore  •  Sally Kirkland  •  Lee Patterson

Spies force two British con men to pose as look-alike scientists peddling cheap-energy fusion.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Winner
CAST:  Michael Caine  •  Roger Moore  •  Sally Kirkland  •  Lee Patterson

Sherlock Holmes: Incident at Victoria Falls (1992)

King Edward asks Sherlock Holmes to perform one more task before his retirement: to safeguard the Star of Africa on a trip to Cape Town. Soon the fabled jewel is stolen and several people end up being murdered.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Corcoran
CAST:  Christopher Lee  •  Patrick Macnee  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Joss Ackland

King Edward asks Sherlock Holmes to perform one more task before his retirement: to safeguard the Star of Africa on a trip to Cape Town. Soon the fabled jewel is stolen and several people end up being murdered.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Corcoran
CAST:  Christopher Lee  •  Patrick Macnee  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Joss Ackland

Miss Beatty's Children (1992)

An idealistic English school teacher comes to Trippuvur to work with Mabel Forster, a strong-willed missionary, devoted to saving young girls from being sold into temple prostitution.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pamela Rooks
CAST:  Jenny Seagrove  •  D.W. Moffett  •  Faith Brook  •  Protima Bedi

An idealistic English school teacher comes to Trippuvur to work with Mabel Forster, a strong-willed missionary, devoted to saving young girls from being sold into temple prostitution.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pamela Rooks
CAST:  Jenny Seagrove  •  D.W. Moffett  •  Faith Brook  •  Protima Bedi

Off the Rails (2021)

Now in their 50’s, three friends recreate an inter-rail journey across Europe, but this time 18-year-old Maddie is taking her mother’s place, fulfilling her dying wish. With lost passports, train strikes and romantic entanglements thrown in their way, they must put ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jules Williamson
CAST:  Kelly Preston  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Sally Phillips  •  Ben Miller

Now in their 50’s, three friends recreate an inter-rail journey across Europe, but this time 18-year-old Maddie is taking her mother’s place, fulfilling her dying wish. With lost passports, train strikes and romantic entanglements thrown in their way, they must put ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jules Williamson
CAST:  Kelly Preston  •  Jenny Seagrove  •  Sally Phillips  •  Ben Miller
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