Saturday, February 23, 2013

Smoking in Bed: Nyree Dawn Porter

This New Zealand born actress first gained wide recognition in the starring role of Irene in the 1967 broadcast of John Galsworthy's "Forsyte Saga." Her first name 'Nyree' is a phonetic spelling of her birth name 'Ngaire', a Maori word for a shrub with star-shaped flowers.

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