She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "The Winter's Tale," in a Royal Shakespeare Company production at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England with Barrie Ingham, Richard Pasco, and Roger Rees in the cast. Trevor Nunn was director.
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Dame Judi Dench
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And then it was working with Bob Hoskins
, who I had never worked with before - except radio. It was like being given a wonderful meal - full of the things you love most.
Her 1999 Oscar was awarded for an six-minute performance in only four scenes as "Queen Elizabeth I" in Shakespeare in Love
(1998). It is the second shortest performance ever to win a Best Supporting Actress Oscar, the only shorter one being Beatrice Straight
's five-minute performance in Network
Known for often playing dignified, strong willed women in positions of authority who are sometimes opposed or criticised by those under her.