Terry Saunders was an actress.


Notable as a stage performer, Saunders twice appeared on screen, reprising her Broadway role as Lady Thiang in The King and I and on the television series Make Room for Daddy.

Saunders passed away in 2012.


Saunders began making small roles in such shows as Delia in Bloomer Girl and Marthe in Music in the Air before making her name as Lady Thiang in The King and I, a role she reprised for the film adaptation.


The King and I (1956)

  • Something Wonderful (solo)


Make Room for Daddy (1956)

  • If I Loved You (solo)
  • L'amour est un oiseau rebelle (solo)


The Time, the Place and the Girl (1942)

Bloomer Girl (1943)

  • When the Boys Come Home (contains solo lines)

Brigadoon (1947)

Music in the Air (1951)

  • Finaletto (contains solo lines)

The King and I (1951)(originated the role)

  • Something Wonderful (solo)
  • Western People Funny (contains solo lines)

Allegro (1955)

  • A Fellow Needs a Girl (duet)
  • A Fellow Needs a Girl (Reprise)(solo)
  • Come Home (contains solo lines)

Milk and Honey (1963)

  • Shalom (duet)
  • That Was Yesterday (contains solo lines)
  • The Wedding (contains solo lines)
  • There's No Reason in the World (Reprise)(solo)
  • As Simple as That (duet)
  • Shalom (Reprise)(contains solo lines)

The Sound of Music (1965)

  • How Can Love Survive? (contains solo lines)

Follies (1971)

Sally Durant Plummer
  • Don't Look at Me (duet)
  • Waiting for the Girls Upstairs (contains solo lines)
  • In Buddy's Eyes (solo)
  • Too Many Mornings (duet)
  • Losing My Mind (solo)
Heidi Schiller (understudy)
  • One More Kiss (duet)
Carlotta Campion (standby)
  • I'm Still Here (solo)
Phyllis Rogers Stone (standby)
  • Waiting for the Girls Upstairs
  • Country House (duet)
  • Could I Ever Leave You? (solo)
  • Ah But Underneath (contains solo lines)

Damn Yankees (1978)

  • Six Months Out Of Every Year (contains solo lines)
  • A Man Doesn't Know (duet)
  • Near to You (duet)
  • A Man Doesn't Know (Reprise)(duet)

The Sound of Music (1980)

  • Maria (contains solo lines)
  • My Favourite Things (duet)
  • Climb Ev'ry Mountain (solo)
  • Finale Ultimo


Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (1968)

  • Way Way Back (solo)
  • Jacob Chorus (contains solo lines)
  • Close Every Door
  • Joseph's Luck
  • I Was Wondering
  • Pharaoh Thought Well Stone (contains solo lines)
  • So Jacob


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