Beryl Cooke
Born(1906-11-01)1 November 1906
Soho, England
Died21 August 2001(2001-08-21) (aged 94)
London, England
Years active1954 - 1995

Beryl Cooke (1 November 1906 – 21 August 2001) was an English actress.[1] Her career spanned six decades; she is most familiar to British audiences as Aunt Lucy in the sitcom Happy Ever After and Mrs. Vance in the BBC drama Tenko.[2]


She was born in Westminster, London on 1 November 1906.

She died in London on 21 August 2001 aged 94. She is buried in East London Cemetery.


Cooke made an appearance in British sitcom Only Fools and Horses in the episode The Second Time Around, as a woman Del Boy (David Jason) and Rodney (Nicholas Lyndhurst) believe to be their Aunt Rose, only for it to emerge that the real Aunt Rose moved away some years beforehand.

Selected filmography


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  2. ^ "Beryl Cooke". The Daily Telegraph. 1 September 2001. Retrieved 6 February 2010.