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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’s Truly Scrumptious star Sally Ann Howes dies aged 91

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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang actress Sally Ann Howes has died aged 91.The star, who was best known for playing Truly Scrumptious in the 1968 musical film, died on December 19 according to an obituary published by The Times.Howes had a dazzling career on the stage, screen, and television, which spanned over six decades.

She was nominated for a Tony award for best lead actress in a musical in 1963 for her performance in Brigadoon.Howes was the daughter of British comedian and actor Bobby Howes and actress and singer Patricia Malone.At the age of 20 she made the move from television into musical theatre and made her theatrical debut in Caprice in 1950.In 1958, Howes took over from Julie Andrews as Eliza Doolittle, the flower girl who becomes a.

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