|Born||Doreen June Mantle
22 June 1926
Johannesburg, South Africa
Mantle has appeared in many British television series since the 1960s. These include The Duchess of Duke Street, The Wild House, Sam Saturday, Chalk, Casualty, The Bill, Doctors, Holby City and Jonathan Creek. She played lollipop lady Queenie in Jam & Jerusalem (2006–09).
In 1979 Mantle was awarded the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her performance in Death of a Salesman.
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