Winifred Banks (Mary Poppins)

Last Updated on: January 4th, 2024

Winifred Banks mary poppinsWho is Winifred Banks?

Winifred Banks is a prominent character in Disney’s classic 1964 musical fantasy film “Mary Poppins,” which is based on the book series by P.L. Travers. Played by Glynis Johns, she is the mother of Jane and Michael Banks, the two children who are the central focus of the story.

Winifred Banks’ character is a crucial element in “Mary Poppins” as she represents both the changing role of women in society during the early 20th century and the importance of family dynamics. Her character adds depth and social commentary to the film, which remains a beloved classic in the Disney canon.

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Movie Appearances

Mary Poppins

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Song Appearances

Sister Suffragette (Song)

“Sister Suffragette” is a song from the 1964 Disney film “Mary Poppins“. The song is performed by the character Mrs. Winifred Banks, the suffragette wife…




In the News

  • Disney Legend Glynis Johns, Known for Playing Winifred Banks in ‘Mary Poppins,’ Passes Away at Age 100, January 4, 2024

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