A quintessential character actor, Ruby Bentall has a recognizable and very youthful looking face. That may lead her to be typecast as younger girls, maids, and secondary characters, but she does these jobs with flair and adds drama and humor as appropriate. Her social media profile says: “I mostly wear bonnets for a living,” but she’s done much more than that! Let’s look at some of her frock flicks roles.
Charlotte in Oliver Twist (2007)
Mary Bennet in Lost in Austen (2008)
Margaret, Walter’s Maid, in Robin Hood (2010)
Minnie Mude in Lark Rise to Candleford (2009-11)
Pauline in The Paradise (2012)
Linda in “Throwing Eggs,” Blandings (2014)
Hilary “Hils” Barnstaple in Jekyll and Hyde (2015)
Nurse in Bikini Blue (2017)
Barbarina in Interlude in Prague (2017)
Verity Poldark Blamey in Poldark (2015-18)
Janet in The Personal History of David Copperfield (2019)
Connie Bukes in Operation Mincemeat (2021)
Angelica in The Serpent Queen (2022)
Cat in Firebrand (upcoming)
Have you noticed Ruby Bentall in frock flicks?