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Elaine Smith

Elaine Smith (born 23 April 1962) is a Scottish-born actress who found fame on Australian television. Smith is best known for her role as Daphne ... More »Elaine Smith (born 23 April 1962) is a Scottish-born actress who found fame on Australian television. Smith is best known for her role as Daphne Clarke in the soap opera Neighbours. She auditioned for a guest role in the show in 1984. However, her appearance, particularly her short hair, caught the attention of the casting director and she was cast as Daphne Lawrence, one of the show's original cast members. Smith continued in the role until 1988. Subsequent credits include: The Flying Doctors, Sons and Daughters, State Coroner, Always Greener, Home and Away and All Saints in 2006. Smith is married to actor and writer, Jonathan Biggins. The couple met while performing in a Melbourne play together. Smith and Biggins have two daughters. [ Wikipedia ]

London 2012 Olympics: Louis Smith's mother hoping for tears of joy

When Louis Smith burst into tears after his pommel horse routine on Saturday his mother Elaine could do nothing but join in. 'I was crying because he was crying and I just wanted to hug him,' she said after watching her son help a Great Britain gymnastics team reach the Olympic final for ...

Breast Cancer Ad In New Zealand Banned For Nipple Exposure (VIDEO)

By Reissa Su | October 1, 2013 12:44 PM EST A hard-hitting breast cancer awareness campaign in New Zealand has been banned featuring comedienne-actress Elaine Smith. This was the first time in UK that a breast cancer ad showed images of a woman's breasts and the effects of cancer. A ...

Crossing convention aisles: Ex-Democrat Davis to speak at Tampa GOP gathering

“Well, I’ll tell you what: I’m here to support John McCain because country matters more than party.” The appearance of Mr. Lieberman, however, was more confusing than electrifying for Elaine Smith, 71, a delegate from Oregon. “I’m not going to ever be down on somebody if they choose to ...

Susan Boyle movie on track after One Chance

(Boyle's choice, apparently, would be Elaine Smith, who played Mary in Rab Nesbitt. ) Despite some adverse reviews – the Guardian's Peter Bradshaw called it a "treacly, tepid heartwarmer" – One Chance represents a significant step forward for the film-making ambitions of BGT co-creator ...

Nestle Fitness Breast Cancer Ad Campaign Uses High-Tech Bra That Tweets Every Time It is Unclasped (...

Jolie To Ink $30M Deal For Her Autobiography: What the World Would Like To Know? In 2010, artist Imogen Heap had a special dress she wore at the 52nd Grammy Awards when she accepted the Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical award. The dress showed Twitter photos from fans. Microsoft made a ...

Grand Rapids native, dcTalk alum Kevin Max returns to Nashville to join Audio Adrenaline

Max and his wife, Amanda, celebrated the birth of their fourth child during the family’s time in Grand Rapids and they enjoyed having Kevin’s parents, Max and Elaine Smith of Cascade Township, nearby. But now another creative page has turned in the artist’s life. “Audio (Adrenaline) has ...

Shakespeare aloud on Fleming Island as group brings plays to life

Bob.Self@jacksonville.com Playwright and Clay County resident Elaine Smith (left) leads the Round Robin Shakespeare group on Thursday at the Fleming Island Public Library. The group is reading aloud all of Shakespeare's plays. FLEMING ISLAND | The political machinations, shifting ...

Facebook Removes 'Objectionable' Photos of Auckland Woman Who Had Breast Cancer

The Elaine Smith ad campaign was shown in Scotland after 9 pm, which resulted in a 50 per cent increase in the number of women talking to their doctors about breast cancer. The New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation (NZBCF) wanted to show images of Elaine Smith from the ad campaign ...

Neighbours: Difference between revisions

[6] Bachelor Des Clarke ( Paul Keane ) invited Daphne Lawrence ( Elaine Smith ) to live at No.28 with him and they were later married. [3] The Robinsons and the Ramsays had a long history in the street and they were often involved in an ongoing rivalry. [124] When Network Ten picked up ...

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TV ad sees more women check breasts

A hard-hitting television advert in Scotland raising awareness of breast cancer has helped bring about a 50% rise in the number of women going to their doctor with concerns about the disease. Actor and comedian Elaine C Smith features in the groundbreaking ad, the first in the UK to show real ...

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Drama's famous faces to go on show

Actors Alan Cumming, Elaine C Smith and Billy Boyd are to feature in a new photography exhibition. The famous faces are among 18 portraits, taken by photographer KK Dundas, going on display next week at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery in Edinburgh. All of the pictures in the Leading ...

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Injured Pasco vet seeks pool access

The recreation center meets access standards in federal law, said Elaine Smith, city's parks and recreation director. "We are still compliant," Smith said. "We wouldn't have gotten our certificate of occupancy without that. " The childproof latch on the gate at the top of the ramp ...

Elaine C Smith cancer ad sparks rise in testing

A HARD-HITTING ad campaign has sparked a huge rise in the number of women coming forward for breast cancer testing which is putting NHS services under strain. The health drive featuring actress Elaine C Smith has led to hundreds more women being referred by their GPs in just one month – with ...

Susan Boyle wants Julie Walters to play her on screen

Susan Boyle has revealed that she wants actress Julie Walters to play her in an upcoming Hollywood biopic, despite Elaine C Smith playing the role on stage. "We are in the middle of negotiations just now for a film about my life," Susan told the Daily Re Full Article at STV London - Singer ...

Denny’s David was held by his brother as he died

This week his devastated mum Elaine Smith said she had not only lost her first-born son, but also her best friend. David, known as Westy, from Denny also had a brother Kai (10) and little sister Ciarra (8). A passionate football fan, he coached a youth squad at Central Rio Football Club ...

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Claire Black: Statistics show that one in nine Scottish women is likely to get breast cancer

Claire Black: Statistics show that one in nine Scottish women is likely to get breast cancer - News - Scotsman.com IN MY personal history of Google searches, “Elaine C Smith + breasts” probably isn’t the most odd. But it must be getting close. I confess there was a slight moment of trepidation ...

Vicky Crichton: We’re doing our breast to spot early signs of cancer

Vicky Crichton: We’re doing our breast to spot early signs of cancer - News - Scotsman.com The chances are if you turned your TV on last night, an advert in which breasts are very much centre stage would have caught your attention. Starring actress Elaine C Smith, who lost her mum to cancer...

Elaine C Smith fronts ‘shock’ cancer campaign

Elaine C Smith fronts ‘shock’ cancer campaign - Health - Scotsman.com A NEW advert showing pictures of the breasts of women affected by cancer has been launched, in a bid to reduce rates of the disease. Health officials said the advert is a world first, adding they hope the “shocking” images ...

Elaine C Smith in controversial breast cancer ad

Elaine C Smith in controversial breast cancer ad - Health - Scotsman.com A CONTROVERSIAL new advert which shows real pictures of women affected by breast cancer has been launched in a bid to reduce rates of the disease - the second biggest killer of women in Scotland. • Elaine C Smith will ...

New Port Richey aquatic center making a splash

The city Parks and Recreation director, Elaine Smith, and her son Tanner, 12, wore the 2007 grand opening commemorative T-shirts they dug out of their closets. The $12 million expansion opened on May 19, 2007. Mayor Bob Consalvo, then the Parks and Recreation director, "really had this ...

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