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Natasha Richardson (1963–2009)

Natasha Jane Richardson was born in Marylebone, London, England, to director and producer Tony Richardson and actress Vanessa Redgrave. She was the sister of actress Joely Richardson, the niece of actors Corin Redgrave and Lynn Redgrave, and the granddaughter of actors Michael Redgrave and Rachel Kempson. Trained at London's Central School of ... See full bio »

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 2007 The Mastersons of Manhattan (TV Movie)
Victoria Masterson
 2002 Waking Up in Reno
Darlene Dodd
 2001 Haven (TV Movie)
Ruth Gruber
 2001 Blow Dry
Shelley Allen
 1996 Tales from the Crypt (TV Series)
Fiona Havisham
- Fatal Caper (1996) ... Fiona Havisham
 1996 1914-1918 (TV Mini-Series)
- Slaughter (1996) ... (voice)
- Total War (1996) ... (voice)
- Mutiny (1996) ... (voice)
 1994 Nell
Paula Olsen
 1993 Zelda (TV Movie)
Zelda Fitzgerald
 1992 Hostages (TV Movie)
Jill Morrell
 1991 Past Midnight
Laura Mathews
 1990 The Handmaid's Tale
Kate / Offred
 1987 A Month in the Country
Alice Keach
 1987 Theatre Night (TV Series)
- Ghosts (1987) ... Regina
 1987 Worlds Beyond (TV Series)
Samantha Stanway
- The Barrington Case (1987) ... Samantha Stanway
 1985 Screen Two (TV Series)
- In the Secret State (1985) ... Jilly
 1984 Oxbridge Blues (TV Series)
- The Muse (1984) ... Gabriella
 1984 Ellis Island (TV Mini-Series)
Young whore
 1983 Every Picture Tells a Story
Miss Bridle
 1973 High Crime
Girl playing hopscotch (uncredited)
 1968 The Charge of the Light Brigade
Flower girl at wedding (uncredited)
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Under the direction of Trevor Nunn she appeared at London's Almeida Theatre's first production following their refurbishment, as "Ellida" in Henrik Ibsen's "The Lady From the Sea" in May 2003. This was a role that Richardson's mother, Vanessa Redgrave, played 25 years ago. See more »

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3 Interviews | 60 Articles | 10 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 9" (1.75 m)

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[on playing Patty Hearst] I gobbled up this part, but I had no idea of the difficulties inherent in playing a character who's not a heroine. See more »


At the time of her untimely death, Richardson lived with her family in Millbrook, New York. See more »



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