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Elspet Gray
Born 12 April 1929
Died 18 February 2013 (aged: 83)
First appearance The Black Adder
Last appearance "The Black Seal"
Series The Black Adder
Episode count 6 Episodes + Pilot

Elspeth Jean Gray, Baroness Rix (née MacGregor-Gray;  12 April 1929 - 18 February 2013) was a Scottish actress, known for her work on British television in the 1970s and '80s. She is best recognised for her roles as one of the main characters, Mrs Palmer in the British TV comedy Solo, alongside Felicity Kendal and as Lady Collingford in the British TV series Catweazle.


Elspet Gray played Gertrude of Flanders in six episodes of The Black Adder. She also portrayed the The Queen in The Black Adder (pilot).

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