She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Antony and Cleopatra," in a British National Theatre production at the Olivier Theatre in London, England with Anthony Hopkins, Michael Bryant, and Tim Pigott-Smith in the cast. Peter Hall was director.
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Dame Judi Dench
5' 1" (1.55 m)
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The passion doesn't lessen over time but you get more anxious. You always worry about getting employed. But I love what I do ... You're only as good as the last thing you did. But that anxiety feeds what you're doing. It gives you energy. It's very much part of me. You know that right behind you, stretching back as far as you can see, are other people wanting to play the same part and probably ...
She was awarded the 2004 Laurence Olivier
Theatre Special Award for her Outstanding Contributions to British Theatre.
Known for often playing dignified, strong willed women in positions of authority who are sometimes opposed or criticised by those under her.