She acted in Peter Shaffer's play, "Black Comedy," and John Osborne's play, "A Bond Honoured," in a National Theatre Company production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Robert Stephens, Graham Crowden, and Derek Jacobi in the cast. John Dexter was director.
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Dame Maggie Smith
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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I tend to head for what's amusing because a lot of things aren't happy. But usually you can find a funny side to practically anything.
The fight scene between her and Alan Rickman
in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
(2011) was almost scrapped during the script process of the film. Her character was to be written out of the scene and replaced by another character. However, author 'J.K Rowling' insisted that the fight should involve the same characters as those in the novel, as she saw it as a key moment for Smith's ...
Has often played grumpy, acid-witted ladies in the second half of her career.