Vanessa Redgrave

Vanessa Redgrave

  • Born on
    • January 30th, 1937
Vanessa Redgrave CBE (born 30 January 1937) is an English actress and political activist. Redgrave rose to prominence in 1961 playing Rosalind in the Shakespeare comedy As You Like It with the Royal Shakespeare Company and has since starred in more than 35 productions in London's West End and on Broadway, winning the 1984 Olivier Award for Best Actress in a Revival for The Aspern Papers, and the 2003 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for the revival of Long Day's Journey into Night. She also received Tony nominations for The Year of Magical Thinking and Driving Miss Daisy. On screen she has starred in scores of films and is a six-time Oscar nominee, winning the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for the title role in the film Julia (1977). Her other nominations were for Morgan: A Suitable Case for Treatment (1966), Isadora (1968), Mary, Queen of Scots (1971), The Bostonians (1984), and Howards End (1992). Among her other films are A Man for All Seasons (1966), Blowup (1966), Camelot (1967), The Devils (1971), Murder on the Orient Express (1974), Prick Up Your Ears (1987), Mission: Impossible (1996), Atonement (2007), Coriolanus (2011), and The Butler (2013). Redgrave was proclaimed by Arthur Miller and Tennessee Williams as "the greatest living actress of our times", and has won the Oscar, Emmy, Tony, BAFTA, Olivier, Cannes, Golden Globe, and the Screen Actors Guild awards. Description above from the Wikipedia article Vanessa Redgrave, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Acting (91 Credits)

2021L'uomo che disegnò Dio
2021The Lost Girls as Great Nana
2021Finding You as Cathleen Sweeney
2021Andorra as Mrs. Reinhardt
2019Mrs Lowry & Son as Elizabeth Lowry
2019Georgetown as Elsa Brecht
2018The Aspern Papers as Juliana Bordereau
2018Tea With the Dames as (archival footage)
2017Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool as Jeanne McDougall
2017Man in an Orange Shirt as Flora Berryman
2016The Secret Scripture as Old Roseanne McNulty
2015The Go-Between as Older Marian
2014Foxcatcher as Jean du Pont
2014And the Oscar Goes to...
2014Black Box as Dr. Hartramph
2013The Thirteenth Tale as Vida Winter
2013Lee Daniels' The Butler as Annabeth Westfall
2012Unfinished Song as Marion
2012The Last Will and Testament of Rosalind Leigh as Rosalind Leigh
2012Political Animals as Justice Diane Nash
2011Anonymous as Queen Elizabeth I
2011Coriolanus as Volumnia
2011Cars 2 as The Queen / Mama Topolino (voice)
2010The Whistleblower as Madeleine Rees
2010Letters to Juliet as Claire
2010Miral as Bertha Spafford
2009The Day of the Triffids (2009) as Durrant
2008Restraint as Sky News Reader #2
2007How About You as Georgia Platts
2007Evening as Ann Lord
2007The Riddle as Roberta Elliot
2007Atonement as Briony Tallis (Age 77)
2006Venus as Valerie
2006The Thief Lord as Sister Antonia
2005The White Countess as Princess Vera Belinskya
2005The Keeper: The Legend of Omar Khayyam as Miss Sangorski
2004The Fever as Woman
2003Byron as Lady Melbourne
2003Good Boy as The Greater Dane (voice)
2003ByronWatch Free
2002The Locket as Esther Huish
2002Crime and Punishment as Rodion's mother
2002The Gathering Storm as Clemmie Churchill
2001The Pledge as Annalise Hansen
2001Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story as Countess Wilhelmina
2000If These Walls Could Talk 2 as Edith Tree
2000A Rumor of Angels as Maddy Bennett
1999Girl, Interrupted as Dr. Wick
1999Cradle Will Rock as Countess Constance La Grave
1998Deep Impact as Robin Lerner
1998Lulu on the Bridge as Catherine Moore
1997Mrs Dalloway as Mrs. Clarissa Dalloway
1997Bella Mafia as Graziella Luciano
1997Wilde as Lady Speranza Wilde
1997Deja Vu as SkellyWatch Free
1997Smilla's Sense of Snow as Elsa Lübing
1996Mission: Impossible as Max
1995A Month by the Lake as Miss Bentley
1995The Wind in the Willows as Grandmother / Narrator
1994Little Odessa as Irina Shapira
1993Mother's Boys as Lydia
1993The House of the Spirits as Nivea del Valle
1992Howards End as Ruth Wilcox
1991What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? as Blanche Hudson
1991The Ballad of the Sad Cafe as Miss Amelia
1991Young Catherine as Empress Elizabeth
1988A Man for All Seasons as Lady Alice More
1987Prick Up Your Ears as Peggy Ramsay
1986Comrades as Mrs. Carlyle
1986Peter the Great as Sophia
1985Wetherby as Jean Travers
1984The Bostonians as Olive Chancellor
1980Playing for Time as Fania Fenelon
1979Agatha as Agatha Christie
1979Bear Island as Heddi Lindquist
1979Yanks as Helen
1977Julia as Julia
1976The Seven-Per-Cent Solution as Lola Deveraux
1974Murder on the Orient Express as Mary Debenham
1971Mary, Queen of Scots as Mary, Queen of Scots
1971The Devils as Sister Jeanne
1971The Trojan Women as Andromache
1969Oh! What a Lovely War as Sylvia Pankhurst
1968Isadora as Isadora Duncan
1968The Sea Gull as Nina, a landowner's daughter
1968A Quiet Place in the Country as Flavia
1968The Charge of the Light Brigade as Mrs Clarissa Morris
1967Camelot as Guenevere
1966Blow-Up as Jane
1966Morgan! as Leonie Delt
1966A Man for All Seasons as Anne Boleyn

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