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Brenda Leonides was the second wife of Aristide Leonides. When they met she was a respectable young woman working in a tea shop. She was very much younger than her husband, and he spoiled her. At the time of their marriage she was twenty-four and he was seventy-five. They had been married fro ten years when Aristide died.

She might have had an affair with Laurence Brown, her stepgrandchildren's tutor.

Portrayals[]

In the 2017 adaptation Brenda is an American former showgirl, whom Aristide met at a casino in Las Vegas. Brenda is portrayed by actress Christina Hendricks.

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