|Birth date:||2 June 1922|
|Death date:||3 August 2002|
|In the DWU|
|Main roles:||Clara the Clown, Queen of Hearts, Mrs Wiggs, Ruth|
|Stories:||The Celestial Toymaker, Invasion of the Dinosaurs|
|Notable non-DWU work:||Edith Artois in 'Allo!, 'Allo!|
Carmen Silvera (2 June 1922-3 August 2002) played Clara the Clown, Mrs Wiggs and the Queen of Hearts in the Doctor Who story The Celestial Toymaker. An archival photograph of Silvera as Clara the Clown additionally appeared in part two of the 2008 The Sarah Jane Adventures story, The Day of the Clown.
Outside Doctor Who, she is probably best known for playing Edith Artois in the long-running comedy series 'Allo!, 'Allo! Silvera died from cancer in 2002.
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