Current position: Actress
Course: BA, Drama & Theatre Arts, 1988
This mentor may be of interest to students studying Drama and those with an interest in Theatre, Arts, Film and Television.
Recent theatre work includes Longing (Hampstead Theatre) Jumpy (Royal Court/West End); The Little Dog Laughed (Garrick Theatre - Oliver Award Nomination for Best Actress 2011); Gethsemene (Royal National Theatre); God of Carnage (Gielgud Theatre); Much Ado About Nothing (RSC - Winner of The Critics Choice Best Shakespearean Performance Award 2007 - Winner of Olivier Best Actress Award 2007 ); King John (RSC); Bell, Book and Candle (Queens Theatre, Hornchurch); Don Carlos (Lyric Studio Hammersmith).
Film work includes Tamara Drewe (British Independent Film Awards Nomination); Cuckoo; Shaun of the Dead; Ready When You Are Mr Mcgill; Captain Eager & the Mark of Voth; Miranda.
Recent Television work includes The Guilty; Inside No. 9; Episodes (2 Series); White Heat; Friday Night Dinner (BAFTA nomination); Going Postal; Emma; The Diary Of Anne Frank; Love Soup (2 Series); Green Wing (2 Series) – (Royal Television Society's Best Actress Award 2006 - BAFTA Best Comedy Performance Nomination 2006 - British Comedy Best Comedy Actress Award Nomination 2005); Dr Who; The Lenny Henry Show; When I’m 64; Black Books (3 Series - British Comedy Best Comedy Actress Award nomination 2005) ; Jonathan Creek; Falling Apart; People Like Us; Happiness; The World of Pub; Neverwhere.