Avis Bunnage was an English actress, also known for her role of Rachel Lynde in 1972 TV series Anne of Green Gables.



Year Title Role
1959 Expresso Bongo Mrs. Rudge
1960 Probation Officer
BBC Sunday-Night Play Sarah Hardcastle
Inside Story Dora Day
On Trial Mrs. Armstrong
Saturday Night and Sunday Morning Blouse Woman
1961 No Love for Johnnie Constituent
1961 - 1963 Drama 61-67 Betty Knowles / Mrs. Trouncer
1961 - 1976 Coronation Street Alice Burgess / Edie Blundell
1962 The Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner Mrs. Smith
The L-Shaped Room Doris
1963 Sparrows Can't Sing Bridgie Gooding
What a Crazy World Mary Hitchens
Tom Jones Landlady
1964 Espionage Woman in bar
The Human Jungle Mrs. Dineley
Gideon's Way Bessie Cowan
Thursday Theatre Maria Helliwell
1965 Public Eye Alice Benjamin
Rotten to the Core Countess de Wett
The Flying Swan Mrs. Payne
A Study in Terror Landlady
Eugenie Grandet Nanon
Meet the Wife Blossom
1965 - 1972 Armchair Theatre Lorna / Martha
1966 Pardon the Expression Mrs. Hunt
No Hiding Place Mrs. Parsons
The Wrong Box Queen Victoria
Theatre 625 Mrs. Moscroft
Sergeant Cork Charlotte Dawson
1967 Seven Deadly Sins
Comedy Playhouse Connie Parker
The Whisperers Mrs. Noonan
Haunted Margaret Rowley
Baker's Half-Dozen Mrs. Smedley
1967 - 1970 The Dick Emery Show
1968 Mrs. Brown, You've Got a Lovely Daughter Tulip's Mother
The Princess and the Wonderful Weaver
Half Hour Story Maria
1970 Day of Rest
Thirty-Minute Theatre
1971 Softly Softly: Task Force Mrs. Young
Z Cars Maureen Knight
Misleading Cases Mrs. Fowler
1971 - 1980 Play for Today Various Characters
1972 Anne of Green Gables Rachel Lynde
The Frighteners Violet
1973 The World of Cilla Mother
7 of 1 Doris Norvel
Oranges & Lemons Mrs. Minter
1976 Angels Sister Norton
1977 Crown Court Agnes Hanlon
The Fosters Mrs. Pugh
Midnight Is a Place Kezia Tetley
1978 Panic Old Lady
The Mayor of Casterbridge Mrs. Goodenough
Rising Damp Veronica
Wodehouse Playhouse Mrs. Wardle
1979 Leave It to Charlie Mrs. Foster
House of Caradus Ettie
1979 - 1982 In Loving Memory Amy Jenkinson
1980 The Spoils of War Helen Hayward
1981 BBC2 Playhouse
1982 Gandhi Colin's Mother
1982 - 1984 The Gentle Touch
1984 Forbidden
1985 Bulman
No Surrender Martha Gorman
Mrs. Capper's Birthday Alice
1987 Yesterday's Dreams Auntie Vi
1988 Inspector Morse Mrs. Warbut
Civvy Street Lou's Mum
1989 No Strings Miss Butt
1990 The Krays Helen

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Actresses who portrayed Rachel Lynde
Live-action actresses
Sara Haden · Joan Young · Helene Winston · Germaine Giroux · Avis Bunnage · Madge Ryan · Patricia Hamilton
Aira Ronario · Kate Hennig · Corrine Koslo
Voice actresses
Vivienne Chatterton · Joan Young · Terézia Kronerová · Miyoko Asô · Olga Bielska · Ann Beach · Patricia Hamilton
Marianne Muellerleile · Regina Lemnitz
Stage actresses
Maud Whitmore · Sharon Dyer · Cleone Duncan · Denise Fergusson · Lorraine Foreman · Robin Craig
Marlane O'Brien · Pam Stevenson · Charlotte Moore · Nancy Beck · Susan Johnston Collins · Susan Henley
Margot Sampson · Glenda Landry

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