About Marda Vanne (Margaretha van Hulsteyn)
Marda "Scrappy" Vanne (born Margaretha van Hulsteyn) was a South African actress who found fame in London. Born 27 September 1896 in South Africa to Sir Willem and Lady van Hulsteyn
She was briefly married to Johannes Gerhardes "Hans" Strijdom, but divorced within a year. Strijdom later went on to become Prime Minister of South Africa from 1954 until 1958.
Marda Vanne moved to London in 1918 to build on her acting career. She applied for, and gained, British Citizenship in 1965.
Selected filmographyStrange Boarders (1938) Joanna (1968) Source: Marda Vanne - Wikipedia