She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "Othello," in a Chichester Festival Theatre production at the National Theatre at Chichester in Chichester, Sussex, England with Laurence Olivier, Frank Finlay, Derek Jacobi, and Joyce Redman in the cast. John Dexter was director.
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Dame Maggie Smith
5' 5" (1.65 m)
Did You Know?
The performances you have in your head are always much better than the performances on stage.
She was nominated for a Laurence Olivier
Theatre Award in 2000 (1999 season) for Best Actress for her performance in "The Lady in the Van" at the Queen's Theatre.
Has often played grumpy, acid-witted ladies in the second half of her career.