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Yolande Donlan

2 June 1920 to 30 December 2014

An American actress who worked briefly in Hollywood in films such as The Devil Bat (1940) before being spotted by Laurence Olivier and moving to Britain. Donlan appeared on the West End stage and went on to star in films directed her husband Val Guest including Penny Princess (1952) and Expresso Bongo (1959).

Read Yolande Donlan's Guardian obituary here