British actress Emily Perry dies at 100
Wednesday, February 20, 2008
Barry Humphries (Dame Edna) said, "It is a great loss to me, she was a close friend."
As an actress in her own right, her filmography is limited to her appearances with Dame Edna, except for a 1995 appearance, in her late eighties, on an episode of Last of the Summer Wine as "Mrs. Broadbent".
She appeared as herself in Night of a Thousand Faces. Prior to gaining fame, Perry spent 25 years running a dancing school for children.