Joan Sims

Born May 9, 1930
  • Singer, Actor
Irene Joan Marion Sims, best known as Joan Sims, was an English actress, best remembered for her roles in the Carry On films, and latterly for playing Madge Hardcastle in As Time Goes By, and Mrs Wembley, the cook with a liking for sherry, in On the Up.

Joan Sims Stats


: Irene Joan Marian Sims, Irene Joan Marion Sims, Joan Simms, Joanie, Queen of Puddings, The First Lady of Carry On


: Singer, Actor


: 5 ft 4 in (1.65 m)


: England

Date of Birth

: May 9, 1930 - Jun 27, 2001 (71 years old)

Place of Birth

: Laindon

Date of Death

: Jun 27, 2001

Place of Death

: Chelsea

Cause of Death

: Diverticulosis

Joan Sims Film Roles

  1. Carry On at Your Convenience
  2. Carry On Camping
  3. Carry On Cleo
    Carry On Cleo
  4. Carry On Constable
  5. Carry On Henry
  6. Carry On Nurse
  7. Carry On Regardless
  8. Carry On Teacher
  9. Carry On... Up the Khyber
  10. One of Our Dinosaurs Is Missing

Joan Sims TV Starring Roles

  1. Victoria Wood
  2. On the Up
  3. Carry On Laughing
    Carry On Laughing
  4. Farrington of the F.O.
  5. Men Of Affairs
  6. Sykes
  7. The Stanley Baxter Show
  8. Our House (UK)
  9. The Dick Emery Show
  10. Born And Bred (1978)

Joan Sims TV Guest Roles

  1. Come Dancing
  2. Way Outward Bound
  3. Suffer Little Children
  4. Nose to Wheel
  5. A Murder is Announced
  6. Miss Elmore
  7. The Sheriff's Boots
  8. Come Prancing
  9. Hot Money