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Carole Ann Ford

Ford in 1986
Born Carole Ann Lillian Higgins[1]
(1940-06-16) 16 June 1940 (age 76)
Ilford, Essex, England
Nationality British
Occupation Actress and voice coach
Years active 1948–present
Known for First Doctor Who companion
Television Doctor Who (1963–64;
1983, 1993)
Spouse(s) Married
Children 2 daughters

I left 'Dr Who' after 18 months, as my character was going nowhere. In truth, I wished I had never gone into it. Afterwards, all the scripts that came my way were for 15-year olds.
Carole Ann Ford
I must say that when I left 'Doctor Who,' I was filled with… not loathing, but I was incredibly annoyed because I wanted to do more television and films and the only thing that people could ever see me in was a recreation of what I had done.
Carole Ann Ford