Date of Birth:
22 February 1933
Sheila Hancock played in 5 movies in the Comedy, Music, Adventure, Family, Animation, Fantasy, Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller, War genres.
Sheila Hancock got succeed with average imdb rating 6.3.
Married John Thaw on 24 December 1973 in Cirencester, Gloucestershire.
A breast cancer survivor, her first husband (divorced), actor Alec Ross, died of cancer in 1971 and her second husband, actor John Thaw, died of oesophagus cancer in 2002. She has been a spokesperson for Cancer BACUP.
Attended Dartford County Grammar School and the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Mother of actress Melanie Thaw, born 1964, (with first husband Alec Ross) and Joanna Thaw, born 1974, (with second husband John Thaw). When John Thaw married Hancock he decided to adopt Melanie officially, which is why she bears his surname.
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