Mary Forbes was a British film actress. She appeared in more than 130 films between 1919 and 1958.\nShe made her first public appearance on the concert platform giving recitals. Her acting debut was in 1908 on the London stage at Aldwych Theatre. She took over management of the Ambassadors Theatre in 1913 and had several years experience on stage in Britain and America before her appearances in Hollywood films. Forbes' son, Ralph, and daughter Brenda were also actors.