Child actors in The Sound of Music say they are often still recognised as Von Trapp children today. Pictured (L-R); Heather Menzies, Duane Chase, Nicholas Hammond, Julie Andrews, Angela Cartwright, Charmian Carr, Debbie Turner and Kym Karath Photo: REX.How many kids are in The Sound of Music?
Based on the book The Story of the Trapp Family Singers by Maria von Trapp, the film is about a young woman who leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the seven children of a naval officer widower.Who is the actress in The Sound of Music?
Julie Andrews . Main Cast: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker, Richard Haydn, Peggy Wood Julie Andrews ... Maria Christopher Plummer ... The actress who played Leisel in The Sound of Music was Charmian Carr. Baroness Maria von Trapp was played by Julie Andrews in the 1965 film The Sound of Music.