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Veronica Carlson

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Veronica Carlson (born 18 September 1944 in Yorkshire, England) is an English model and actress, famous for her roles in Hammer horror films. Born as Veronica Mary Glazer, Veronica Carlson spent most of her childhood in Germany where her father was stationed. She attended the Thetford Girls' School and later, High Wycombe College of Technology and Design, where she studied art and participated in college amateur productions. In her mid-twenties, Veronica played a few minor parts in movies and television programmes. James Carreras, the boss of Hammer Films, saw one of her photographs in a newspaper and offered her a role opposite Christopher Lee in Dracula Has Risen from the Grave. She was best-known in the late 1960s for a series of roles in three Hammer Horror films, including Dracula Has Risen from the Grave (1968) Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed (1969) and The Horror of Frankenstein (1970). She also appeared in the Randall and Hopkirk (Deceased) episode "The Ghost Who Saved the Bank at Monte Carlo" in 1969 and an episode of The Saint ("The Man who Gambled with Life") with Roger Moore and also an episode of Department S ("The Double Death of Charlie Crippen"). Veronica Carlson went into semi-retirement after marrying and moving to the U.S.. She now lives in South Carolina with her husband and three children and is a professional painter. Description above from the Wikipedia article Veronica Carlson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Sep 18, 1944 In Yorkshire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
18
First Appeared:
In the series The Saint 1962-10-04
Latest Project:
Movie Witch's Dungeon: 40 Years of Chills 2006-01-01
Known For
Poster of 100 Years of Horror: The Frankenstein Family
Poster of Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror
Poster of Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed
Poster of Dracula Has Risen from the Grave
Filmography
Movie Witch's Dungeon: 40 Years of Chills Herself 2006-01-01
Movie 100 Years of Horror: The Frankenstein Family Himself 1996-01-01
Movie 100 Years of Horror: Baron Frankenstein Himself 1996-01-01
Movie 100 Years of Horror: The Count and Company Herself 1996-01-01
Movie Freakshow Grace Harmsworth 1995-10-17
Movie Flesh and Blood: The Hammer Heritage of Horror herself 1994-08-06
Movie The Ghoul Daphne Welles Hunter 1975-07-11
Movie Vampira Ritva 1974-10-10
Movie Pussycat, Pussycat, I Love You Liz 1970-03-25
Movie The Horror of Frankenstein Elizabeth Heiss 1970-11-08
Movie Crossplot Dinah 1969-11-25
Series Department S Unknown 1969-09-09
Movie Frankenstein Must Be Destroyed Anna Spengler 1969-05-22
Movie The Best House in London Lily 1969-01-01
Movie Dracula Has Risen from the Grave Maria Mueller 1968-11-07
Movie Hammerhead Ulla 1968-09-11
Movie Smashing Time Actress at Movie Premiere 1967-12-20
Series The Saint Unknown 1962-10-04