Miranda Richardson

Miranda Richardson

  • Born on
    • March 3rd, 1958
Miranda Jane Richardson (born 3 March 1958) is an English actor. She made her film debut playing Ruth Ellis in Dance with a Stranger (1985) and went on to receive Academy Award nominations for Damage (1992) and Tom & Viv (1994). A seven-time BAFTA Award nominee, she won the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Damage. She has also been nominated for seven Golden Globe Awards, winning twice for Enchanted April (1992) and the TV film Fatherland (1994). In 1996, one critic asserted that she is "the greatest actress of our time in any medium" after she appeared in Orlando at the Edinburgh Festival. Richardson began her career in 1979 and made her West End debut in the 1981 play Moving, before being nominated for the 1987 Olivier Award for Best Actress for A Lie of the Mind. Her television credits include Blackadder (1986–1989), A Dance to the Music of Time (1997), Merlin (1998), The Lost Prince (2003), Gideon's Daughter (2006), the sitcom The Life and Times of Vivienne Vyle (2007), and Rubicon (2010). She was nominated for the 2015 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Narrator for Operation Orangutan. Description above from the Wikipedia article Miranda Richardson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Starring Miranda Richardson on Plex


Acting (69 Credits)

2020Rams as Kat
2019Curfew as Lou
2018Girlfriends (2018) as Sue
2017Churchill as Clementine Churchill
2017Stronger as Patty Bauman
2017iBoy as Nancy 'Nan' Harvey
2015An Inspector Calls as Sybil Birling
2015Casanova as Marquise d'Urfé
2015And Then There Were None as Emily Brent
2015Casanova as Marquise d'Urfé
2014Testament of Youth as Miss Lorimer
2014Muppets Most Wanted as Berliner at Window
2014Mapp and Lucia (2014) as Elizabeth Mapp
2013Belle as Lady Ashford
2012Parade's End as Mrs. Wannop
2012Parade's End as Mrs. Wannop
2012World Without End as Mother Cecilia
2010Made in Dagenham as Barbara Castle
2010Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 as Rita Skeeter
2010Rubicon as Katherine Rhumor
2009Turtle: The Incredible Journey as Narrator (Voice)
2009The Young Victoria as Duchess of Kent
2008A Fox's Tale as Anna Conda (voice)
2008Blackadder Exclusive: The Whole Rotten Saga
2007Spinning Into Butter as Dean Catherine Kenney
2007Puffball: The Devil's Eyeball as Mabs Tucker
2007Fred Claus as Annette Claus
2006Provoked as Veronica Scott
2006Southland Tales as Nana Mae Frost
2006Paris, je t'aime as La femme au trench rouge (Bastille)
2006Merlin's Apprentice as Lady of the Lake
2005Gideon's Daughter as Stella
2005Wah-Wah as Lauren Compton
2005Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire as Rita Skeeter
2004The Phantom of the Opera as Madame Giry
2004The Prince and Me as Queen Rosalind
2004Churchill: The Hollywood Years as Eva Braun
2003Falling Angels as Mary Field
2003The Rage in Placid Lake as Sylvia Lake
2003The Actors as Mrs. Magnani
2003The Lost Prince as Queen Mary
2002Spider as Yvonne / Mrs. Cleg
2002The Hours as Vanessa Bell
2001Snow White: The Fairest of Them All (2001) (TV) as Queen Elspeth
2000Get Carter as Gloria Carter
2000Chicken Run as Mrs. Tweedy (voice)
2000The Miracle Maker as Mary Magdalene
1999The King and I as Anna Leonowens (voice)
1999Sleepy Hollow as Lady Mary Van Tassel / Crone Witch
1999The Big Brass Ring as Dinah Pellarin
1999Alice in Wonderland as Queen of Hearts
1999Blackadder Back & Forth as Queenie
1998St. Ives as Susan Gilchrist
1998Merlin as Lady of the Lake / Mab
1997The Apostle as Toosie
1996Kansas City as Carolyn Stilton
1996The Evening Star as Patsy Carpenter
1994Fatherland as Charlie Maguire
1994Tom & Viv as Vivienne Haigh-Wood
1992The Crying Game as Jude
1992Damage as Ingrid Fleming
1991Enchanted April as Rose Arbuthnot
1989Twisted Obsession as Marilyn
1988Blackadder's Christmas Carol as Queen Elizabeth I / Asphyxia XIX
1987Empire of the Sun as Mrs. Victor
1987Eat the Rich as DHSS Blonde
1985Dance with a Stranger as Ruth Ellis
1985Underworld as Oriel
1984A Woman of Substance as Paula McGill Amory


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