Peggy Ashcroft

Dec 22, 1907


Educated at London's Central School of Speech and Drama, British actress Peggy Ashcroft made her West End theatrical debut in 1927. Within three years, she achieved fame with her performance of Desdemona opposite African American actor Paul Robeson's Othello. Thereafter, she appeared in the company of London's theatrical elite, most often costarring… More


Peggy Ashcroft Videos

The Nun's Story
3 minutes 10 seconds
The 39 Steps
1 minutes 23 seconds
The Cherry Orchard
2 minutes 12 seconds
Caught On A Train
1 minutes 53 seconds
A Passage To India
3 minutes 27 seconds

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