THE DEAD WIFE OF HENRY VIII
Actress Anne Stallybrass has died aged 82. She was best known as Anne Onedin, the female lead in The Onedin Line. She also played Jane Seymour (died, not beheaded) in The Six Wives of Henry VIII. She is the third of the six actresses to die, leaving behind Annette Crosbie (Catherine of Aragon), 90 year old Elvi Hale (Anne of Cleeves) and Dame Angela Pleasance (Catherine Howard). Stallybrass was a regular in BBC costume dramas, but also appeared as a regular in cult cop soap Heartbeat.
She was a unique pick for Unusual Suspects.
1 December 1938 – 3 July 2021