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Sheila Steafel

26 May 1935 to 23 August 2019

A South African-born actress who found success on the stage, screen and radio, Steafel established herself as a comic force on the television with The Frost Report (1966-1967). She went on to roles in sitcoms including How’s Your Father (1974-1975), The Ghosts of Motley Hall (1976-1978) and You Must Be the Husband (1987-1988).

Read Sheila Steafel's Guardian obituary.