Miss Matty Jenkyns
Narrator (American version)
Storyteller - 'My Sister Sophie'
Terry Stevens - Daughter
Herself - Guest
Herself - BAFTA Nominee
(6 June 1999) Won the 1999 Tony Award
as Best Actress in a Play for her work in "Amy's View" by David Hare
- NYC. Had previously played the role at London's National Theatre in 1997-8.
5 Print Biographies
5 Magazine Cover Photos
Dame Judi Dench
5' 1" (1.55 m)
Did You Know?
I don't like reading scripts very much. I like it better for someone to just explain to me what it is about this story.
In a 2004 opinion poll of the Royal Shakespeare Company, Dame Dench's performance as "Lady Macbeth" in Trevor Nunn
's 1976 production of "Macbeth" was voted the second greatest Shakespearean performance of all time. Only Paul Scofield
's masterful "King Lear" was ranked higher.
Known for often playing dignified, strong willed women in positions of authority who are sometimes opposed or criticised by those under her.