Celia Elizabeth Johnson Net Worth

Celia Elizabeth Johnson Net Worth is
$4 Million

Celia Elizabeth Johnson Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Dame Celia Elizabeth Johnson DBE (18 December 1908 – 25 April 1982) was an English actress.She began her stage acting career in 1928, and subsequently achieved success in West End and Broadway productions. She also appeared in several films, including the romantic drama Brief Encounter (1945), for which she received a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress. She was nominated for BAFTA Awards on five occasions, and won twice, for her work in the film The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969), and for the television production Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont, a BBC Play for Today broadcast in 1973.Much of her later work was for television, and she continued performing in theatre for the rest of her life. She suffered a stroke and died soon after at the age of 73.

Date Of BirthDecember 18, 1908
Place Of BirthEllerker Gate, Richmond, Surrey, England, UK
EducationBrigham Young UniversityUniversity of Chicago
SpousePeter Fleming children
Star SignSagittarius
1Stage actress who appeared in a handful of UK films. She is best remembered for her screen performance in Noël Coward's and David Lean's Brief Encounter (1945), opposite Trevor Howard. This film wasn't released in the United States until 1946, and her subsequent nomination for an Academy Award for the Best Actress in a Leading Role did not occur until 1947.
2Aunt of Henrietta Vincent.
3She was awarded the CBE (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 1958 Queen's Birthday Honours List for her services to the theatre.
4Gave birth to her 1st child at age 30, a son Nicholas Peter Val Fleming on 3 January 1939. Child's father was her husband, Peter Fleming.
5Gave birth to her 2nd child at age 37, a daughter Kate Fleming in 1946. Child's father was her husband, Peter Fleming.
6Gave birth to her 3rd child at age 38, a daughter Eve Lucinda Fleming (aka Lucy Fleming) on 15 May 1947. Child's father was her husband, Peter Fleming.
7Her father was a physician to the Duke and Duchess of York, who later became King George VI and Queen Elizabeth.
8After Diana Wynyard passed away, she replaced her and appeared in "The Master Builder" with Michael Redgrave and Maggie Smith as part of the new National Theatre Company in 1964. She and Smith would later appear together in The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969).
9Daughter Kate Fleming wrote her mother's biography titled "Celia Johnson" (1991).
10Her feature film debut, In Which We Serve (1942), was also that of both Richard Attenborough and Juliet Mills.
11Parents were Robert Johnson and Ethel Griffiths; she was the second daughter.
12Her daughters Kate and Lucy Fleming have bought out the literary estate of their uncle Ian Fleming (creator of James Bond). Kate Fleming's father-in-law was the late Liberal politician Jo Grimond (Lord Grimond, Life Peer) and her mother-in-law Laura, Lady Grimond (nee Bonham Carter) was a descendant of the Liberal Prime Minister H.H. Asquith (the 1st Earl of Oxford & Asquith).
13Her husband of 36 years was travel writer Peter Fleming, who was the elder brother of author Ian Fleming of "James Bond" fame. They had three children: son Nicol and daughters Kate and Lucy Fleming, who is also an actress, most notably in the series Survivors (1975).
14She was awarded the DBE (Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 1981 Queen's Birthday Honours List for her services to drama.


Number 101983TV Mini-SeriesMrs. Gladstone
Nanny1982TV SeriesNanny Broughton
Celebrity Playhouse1981TV SeriesMrs. Callifer
All's Well That Ends Well1981TV MovieCountess of Rousillon
Staying On1980TV MovieLucy Smalley
The Hostage Tower1980TV MovieMrs. Wheeler
Matilda's England1979TV SeriesMrs. Ashburton
Les Miserables1978TV MovieSister Simplice
Romeo & Juliet1978TV MovieNurse
Centre Play1977TV SeriesLa Comtesse de Chemaille
Dame of Sark1976TV MovieDame Sibyl Mary Hathaway
ITV Sunday Night Drama1976TV SeriesMary-Ann
Lloyd George Knew My Father1975TV MovieLady Sheila Boothroyd
ITV Playhouse1974TV SeriesMiss Hobbish
Play for Today1973TV SeriesMrs. Palfrey
BBC Play of the Month1968-1971TV SeriesMadame Ranyevskaya Eloise Sheila ...
The Wednesday Play1970TV SeriesCountess Isabel von Reger
The Choice1969TV Movie
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie1969Miss Mackay
Jackanory1967TV SeriesStoryteller
ITV Play of the Week1963-1966TV SeriesLady Nelson Helen Alida Slade
Theatre Night1958TV SeriesIsobel Cherry
The Good Companions1957Miss Trant
BBC Sunday-Night Theatre1956TV SeriesLeslie Crosbie
The Reluctant Debutante1955TV MovieSheila Broadbent
A Kid for Two Farthings1955Joanna
It's Never Too Late1954TV MovieLaura Hammond
The Captain's Paradise1953Maud St. James
The Holly and the Ivy1952Jenny Gregory
Celanese Theatre1952TV Series
Suspense1952TV SeriesKathy
I Believe in You1952Matty
Studio One in Hollywood1951TV SeriesMary Otis
Lux Video Theatre1951TV SeriesJeannie
The Astonished Heart1950Barbara Faber
Brief Encounter1945Laura Jesson
This Happy Breed1944Ethel Gibbons
Dear Octopus1943Cynthia
In Which We Serve1942Mrs. Alix Kinross
A Letter from Home1941ShortEnglish Mother
A Night at the Hardcastles1939TV MovieMiss Hardcastle


Mrs. Palfrey at the Claremont2005dedicatee


The Theatre Quiz1981TV SeriesHerself - Panellist
Looks Familiar1981TV SeriesHerself - Guest
Joyce Grenfell 1910-19791980TV Movie documentaryHerself / Narrator
Omnibus1975TV Series documentaryHerself
A Birthday Gala Tribute Noel Coward1970TV MovieHerself - Performer
Call My Bluff1965TV SeriesHerself
Salute to Show Business1957TV MovieHerself
Alan Melville Takes You from A-Z1957TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

Great British Railway Journeys2016TV Series documentaryLaura Jesson
Perry and Croft: Made in Britain2014TV Series documentaryLaura Jesson
Great Railway Journeys1996TV Series documentaryLaura Jesson

Won Awards

1981RTS Television AwardRoyal Television Society, UKBest PerformanceAll's Well That Ends Well (1981)
1974BAFTA TV AwardBAFTA AwardsBest ActressPlay for Today (1970)
1970BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest Supporting ActressThe Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969)
1947NBR AwardNational Board of Review, USABest ActressThis Happy Breed (1944)
1946NYFCC AwardNew York Film Critics Circle AwardsBest ActressBrief Encounter (1945)

Nominated Awards

1981BAFTA TV AwardBAFTA AwardsBest ActressStaying On (1980)
1954BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest British ActressThe Captain's Paradise (1953)
1953BAFTA Film AwardBAFTA AwardsBest British ActressI Believe in You (1952)
1947OscarAcademy Awards, USABest Actress in a Leading RoleBrief Encounter (1945)

3rd Place Awards

1970NSFC AwardNational Society of Film Critics Awards, USABest Supporting ActressThe Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969)

Known for movies

IMDB Wikipedia

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