Barbara Shelley (1932-2021) was a English actress, most active in the 1960s when she was Hammer Horror’s number one female star, appearing in films such as The Gorgon, Dracula Prince of Darkness and Rasputin.
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Barbara Shelley, one of Hammer's leading ladies, has had a impressive career, says RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES
First off the blocks to emulate Hammer's horror success? RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES revisits the gruesomely Technicolor effort, Blood Of The Vampire (1958).
RICHARD PHILLIPS-JONES looks at Hammer's tale of murder, a loyal cat and a dash of Edgar Allan Poe in Shadow of the Cat 1961
As we conclude Wicked Women Week, we turn our eyes to the women who have entertained us in British horror
Cat Girl 1957 with Barbara Shelley is a fun 1950s British horror, says SIMON BALL
HOWARD JACKSON ponders the many qualities of Hammer Horror leading ladies, Barbara Shelley and Veronica Carlson
Village of the Damned 1960 is one of NIA JONES' favourite films
Christopher Lee gives one of his best performances for Hammer, in the historical horror, Rasputin the Mad Monk 1966, says ADAM SCOVELL