Saskia Reeves

Saskia Reeves

  • Born on
    • August 16th, 1961
Saskia Reeves (born 16 August 1961) is a British actress perhaps best known for her roles in the films Close My Eyes (1991) and I.D. (1995), and the 2000 miniseries Frank Herbert's Dune. Born and brought up in London to a Dutch mother and English father, Reeves studied at London's Guildhall School of Music and Drama and has since worked with directors such as Mike Leigh, Stephen Poliakoff, Michael Winterbottom and Nicholas Hytner. Early in her career she performed in puppet shows and in satirical revues at the Covent Garden Community Theatre. Her television credits include Spooks and the Bodies finale. Her stage work includes productions at London's National and Royal Court Theatres as well as on international tour. In addition to her acting career, Reeves does voice work, including commercial and narration (book readings) for In 2008, she starred in English Touring Theatre's revival of Athol Fugard's Hello and Goodbye at the Trafalgar Studios in London. In 2010 she starred as Anne Darwin, the wife of the famous disappearing canoeist John Darwin (played by Bernard Hill) in Canoe Man, a dramatisation of the John Darwin disappearance case for BBC4 and in the BBC1 series Luther. In 2011 Reeves played the matriarch, Anna Brangwen, in the first part of William Ivory's two-part adaptation of D. H. Lawrence's novels The Rainbow and Women in Love, first shown on BBC4. Description above from the Wikipedia article Saskia Reeves, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia. ​

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Acting (22 Credits)

2021Creation Stories as Helen
2020Us as Connie Petersen
2017The Child in Time as Thelma Darke
2016The Prime Minister as President
2016Our Kind of Traitor as TamaraWatch Free
2014Salting the Battlefield as Anthea Catcheside
2013Anna as Michelle Greene
2013Nymphomaniac: Vol. I as Nurse
2011Page Eight as Anthea Catcheside
2009Red Riding: The Year of Our Lord 1983 as Mandy Wymer
2008Me and Orson Welles as Barbara Luddy
2004Island at War as Cassie Mahy
2003The Tesseract as Rosa
2000Dune as Lady Jessica Atreides
1999Heart as Maria Ann McCardle
1999A Christmas Carol as Mrs. Cratchit
1998L.A. Without a Map as Joy
1996Different for Girls as Jean
1995Butterfly Kiss as Miriam
1995I.D. as Lynda
1991Close My Eyes as Natalie Bryant
1984A Woman of Substance as Edwina (uncredited)


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