Ruth Sheen

Ruth Sheen

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    • January 1st, 1952
​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Ruth Sheen (born 1952) is an English actress. Born in London, Sheen began her career by training at the East 15 Acting School, and has appeared regularly on British television and in British films since 1988. On television, she had recurring roles as Nanny Simmons in Berkeley Square (1998), and as Nurse Ethel Carr in the series Bramwell (1995–1998). She has also appeared as four different characters in six episodes of The Bill between 1989 and 2004. She has also appeared in five Mike Leigh films: in the female lead role of Shirley in High Hopes (1988); as Laughing Woman in Secrets & Lies (1996); as Maureen in All or Nothing (2002), as Lily in Vera Drake (2004) and as Gerri in Another Year (2010). Her role in High Hopes won her the Best Actress award at the 1989 European Film Awards. In 2007, she played the role of Lyn, opposite Ben Whishaw's Steven, in the world premiere of Philip Ridley's stage play, Leaves of Glass at the Soho Theatre, London. She also plays the mother of Jim Sturgess's character, Jamie, in Philip Ridley's feature film, Heartless. Description above from the Wikipedia article Ruth Sheen, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (27 Credits)

2018The Woman in White (2018) as Mrs. Clements
2016A Street Cat Named Bob as ElsieWatch Free
2015SuperBob as Pat
2015A Royal Night Out as Jack's Mum
2014Mr. Turner as Sarah Danby
2013Welcome to the Punch as Iris Warns
2010Another Year as Gerri
2009Heartless as Marion Morgan
2007Fanny Hill as Mrs. Jones
2007Run Fatboy Run as Claudine
2007Fanny Hill as Mrs Jones
2005Imagine Me & You as Mrs. Webster
2004Vera Drake as Lily
2004Vanity Fair as Miss Pinkerton
2002All or Nothing as Maureen
2001The Infinite Worlds of H.G. Wells as Mrs. MacMananan
2000Lorna Doone as Betty Muxworthy
1999Virtual Sexuality as Jackie Lovett
1998Berkeley Square as Nanny Simmons
1997The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling as Mrs. Harris
1996Different for Girls as Nosy neighbour
1996Secrets & Lies as Laughing Woman
1995The Young Poisoner's Handbook as Molly
1995BramwellWatch Free
1992Ghostwatch as Emma Stableford (voice)
1988High Hopes as Shirley
1987Little Dorrit as Society Lady


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