Appeared in "The Aspern Papers", London, England, 1984. Nominated for the Laurence Olivier Theatre Award.
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Vanessa Redgrave CBE | Vanessa Redgreiv
5' 11" (1.81 m)
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We all come to the theatre with baggage. The baggage of our daily lives, the baggage of our problems, the baggage of our tragedies, the baggage of being tired. It doesn't matter what age you are. But if our hearts get opened and released - well that is what theatre can do, and does sometimes, and everyone is thankful when that happens.
She has three roles in common with her daughter Joely Richardson
: (1) they both played Jean Travers in Wetherby
(1985), (2) they both the unnamed protagonist in The Fever
(2004) and (3) they both played Queen Elizabeth in Anonymous
Often chooses roles that are difficult or controversial, not roles that will bring her more money or a higher status.