Her career spanned more than forty years and established her reputation as one of Australia's finest and most prolific actors. Wendy Hughes (29 July 1952 – 8 March 2014) was an Australian actress known for her work in theatre, film and television.


Directed by Kate Dennis. Hughes was born in Melbourne and studied at the National Institute of Dramatic Art. She had been called "one of the world's great actresses" with "the beauty and talent to become an international star". Hughes was an award-winning actress. Wendy Hughes was born in Melbourne on July 29, 1952, the daughter of British parents. Her father worked as a plasterer and Wendy was … Her television credits also include recent appearances on the ABC's Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries. Wendy Hughes was an accomplished actress who had won over 13 major awards. The trouble with Miss Fisher Kerry Greenwood's glamorous sleuth Phryne Fisher was always cut out for the small screen. Her Lancashire-born father, who was in Australia at the outbreak of World War II and served in the RAAF, met her mother in London shortly after the war ended and they moved to Melbourne. Miss Fisher's plans to enjoy a night in a Jazz club are interrupted by a puzzling crime when a man collapses suddenly on the dance floor, murdered. With Essie Davis, Nathan Page, Hugo Johnstone-Burt, Ashleigh Cummings.

Wendy Hughes, Actress: Return to Eden. Australian actress Wendy Hughes dies aged 61.
Her most recent TV appearance was in Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries. She has two children, Charlotte (17) and Jay (13). Retrouvez tout le casting de la saison 1 de la série Miss Fisher enquête: les acteurs, les réalisateurs et les scénaristes