Susan shaw was born in 1929 in London England she married twice first to German Actor Albert Lieven then to American actor Bonar Colleano. She starred in the film Pool of London with Colleano who tragically died in a car collision in 1958. Shaw began to drink heavily after his death and she gave their young son to her grandmother to raise. Susan shaw died in 1978 from cirrhosis of the liver.
Susan's film career included to name but a few - Holiday camp (1947) Here come the Huggetts (1948), Vote for Huggett (1949), The Huggetts abroad (1949), The intruder (1953) and Carry on Nurse (1959).