Ethel Griffies

Ethel Griffies

  • Born on
    • April 26th, 1878
  • Died on
    • September 9th, 1975
Ethel Griffies was an English actress of stage, screen and television. She is perhaps best-known to modern audiences as the ornithologist Mrs. Bundy in Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds (1963).


Acting (32 Credits)

1963Billy Liar as Grandma Florence
1963The Birds as Mrs. Bundy
1946Devotion as Aunt Elizabeth Branwell
1945Thrill of a Romance as Mrs. Fenway
1945Saratoga Trunk as Clarissa Van Steed
1945The Horn Blows at Midnight as Lady Stover
1944Music for Millions as Mrs. McGuff
1944It Happened Tomorrow as Mrs. O'Connor (uncredited)
1944The White Cliffs of Dover as Woman on Train Opening Window (uncredited)
1943Holy Matrimony as Lady Vale
1943Jane Eyre as Grace Poole
1943Forever and a Day as Wife of Man in Air Raid Shelter
1942Castle in the Desert as Mme. Lily Saturnia
1941Dead Men Tell as Miss Patience Nodbury
1941Great Guns as Aunt Agatha
1941A Yank in the R.A.F. as Lady Fitzhugh
1941How Green Was My Valley as Mrs. Nicholas
1941Billy the Kid as Mrs. Hanky
1940Stranger on the Third Floor as Mrs. Kane
1940Vigil in the Night as Matron East
1940Irene as Princess Minetti
1940Waterloo Bridge as Mrs. Clark - Landlady (uncredited)
1935Werewolf of London as Mrs. Whack
1935Anna Karenina as Mme. Kartasoff
1934Four Frightened People as Mrs. Ainger's Mother
1934The Painted Veil as Lady Coldchester (uncredited)
1933Torch Singer as Agatha Alden
1933Doctor Bull as Miss Ace
1933Alice in Wonderland as Miss Simpson (uncredited)
1932Love Me Tonight as Second Aunt
1932Union Depot as Cross Woman at Magazine Stand (uncredited)
1931Waterloo Bridge as Mrs. Hobley

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