Biography


Millicent Martin is celebrating her 68th year in showbusiness...

Starting in the children’s chorus in Covent Garden Opera House LA BOHEME, lately playing on American television in MODERN FAMILY,
CASTLE, BONES and battling Betty White on HOT IN CLEVELAND for the
affection of Carl Reiner. Millicent has also played HRH Queen Elizabeth several times; once for Disney with The JONAS BROTHERS and walking her dog in front of Buckingham Palace (on green screen) for a PURINA commercial.

Millie feels blessed to have worked with so many fine actors & directors

going into the chorus of SOUTH PACIFIC with Sean Connery &

Larry Hagman (understudying Mary Martin) Then as a Perfect Young Lady

Millie came to Broadway in 1955 with Julie Andrews in THE BOY FRIEND.

They became roommates and discovered American Chinese take-out.

One day she was cast in David Lee’s production of LIGHT UP THE SKY

which led to her being offered the plum role of Daphne’s dreadful mother

Gertrude Moon in the classic series FRASIER.

She also appeared in 5 ROYAL COMMAND PERFORMANCES,

 WILL & GRACE, DAYS OF OUR LIVES as Lily Faversham, MURPHY

BROWN, DOWNTOWN, the classic THAT WAS THE WEEK THAT WAS (TW3),  MOON & SON, MAINLY MILLICENT, ZACK & CODY The Suite Life, COACH – DES O’CONNOR - DOWNTOWN –DANNY KAYE SHOW - DREW CAREY – FROM A BIRD’S EYE VIEW –FUNNY GIRL HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE PIANO – GIGOLO & GIGOLETTE – GLITTER - HALLOWEENTOWN 4 –HARDBALL –JIMMY TARBUCK – The JULIA McKENZIE SPECIAL –KISS ME KATE - LIBEL – L.A.LAW – LONDON PALLADIUM –LIBERACE -MAX HEADROOM – MERV GRIFFIN– MORECAMBE & WISE - Co-hosted NIGHT OF 100 STARS with Julia McKenzie –NEWHART - ORPHANS WAIFS & WARDS – PLAN B – STARK

RAVING MAD – THAT BERYL MARSDEN – THAT’S LIFE –THIS IS YOUR LIFE – GILMORE GIRLS.

A FEW STAGE SHOWS

Millie has 2 TONY nominations & was one of the creators of SIDE BY SIDE

BY SONDHEIM as well as one of the stars & recently also did the compere

at Pasadena - 42nd STREET – KING OF HEARTS, SHIRLEY VALENTINE

– BEGGAR’S OPERA –TWO INTO ONE – LOVE, JULIE – PETER PAN –

THE RIVALS –DINNER AT 8:30 – FOLLIES -musical of WHATEVER

HAPPENED TO BABY JANE - GUYS & DOLLS -NOISES OFF –

ABSURD PERSON SINGULAR – NOEL –SKIN OF OUR TEETH –

PYGMALION – OUR MAN CHRICHTON – THE CARD with Jim Dale–

EXPRESSO BONGO (Paul Scofield’s only musical) – I DO I DO


FILMS

ALFIE with Michael Caine - her friend Tony Newley’s STOP THE WORLD

– NOTHING BUT THE BEST with Alan Bates - GIRL ON A BOAT –

INVASION QUARTET -THOSE MAGNIFICENT MEN IN THEIR

FLYING MACHINES – HORSEMASTERS - MRS. PALFRY AT THE

CLAREMONT with Joan Plowright

For many of the songs please visit YouTube. I am thrilled that so many fans collect the gems of so many performers that would be LOST if it werenʼt for them.

In particular Jo Barriers on https://www.youtube.com/user/YoureGonnaLoveTomorr/