Christine Pilgrim is a British-Canadian actress, writer and educator, now specializing in history-based theater. Not much of her early career is known. She starred in the TV shows, "The Power Game" and "ITV Playhouse," as well as two episodes of "The Benny Hill Show." She also appeared in the mini-series, "Big Brother," in 1970, and the movie, "Burke & Hare," in 1972. She has since emigrated to Canada in 1992 to look after her widowed mother, now performing one-woman historical shows for Canadian schools, museums and universities.