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5' 3" (1.6 m)
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I found films to be turbulent and stressful. They have caused me an enormous amount of anxiety, because I do not have a lot of confidence. You are working, intellectually and mentally, and you are having to be with people and socialise all the time. Actors like it, on the whole, but I was not born with that quality. I am very quiet and would much prefer to talk to a few people rather than a crowd.
Has played the mother of two Defense Against the Dark Arts professors from the "Harry Potter" series. In Hamlet
(1996), she plays the mother of Kenneth Branagh
, who went on to play "Gilderoy Lockhart". In DragonHeart
(1996), she plays mother to David Thewlis
, who plays "Remus Lupin". Christie herself also appears in the third film, with Thewlis.
Often plays women who inspire great passion in all the male characters rotating around her