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  • Margaret Leighton

    Born on February 26, 1922 in Barnt Green, Worcestershire, England

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The Go-Between (1971)

Margaret Leighton as "Mrs. Maudsley"

In this period drama, British teenager Leo Colston (Dominic Guard) spends a summer in the countryside, where he develops a crush on the beautiful young aristocrat Marian (Julie Christie). Eager to impress her, Leo becomes the "go-between" for Marian, delivering secret romantic letters to Ted Burgess (Alan Bates), a handsome neighboring farmer. However, when Marian becomes engaged to Hugh Trimingham (Edward Fox), a local viscount, all their lives are altered.

Academy Award (1971) Nominated Best Supporting Actress
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1971) Won Supporting Actress


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