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Alex Kingston was born on March 11, 1963 in London, England as Alexandra Elizabeth Kingston. She is an actress, known for ER (1994), Doctor Who (2005) and Alpha Dog (2006). She has been married to Jonathan Stamp since July 18, 2015. She was previously married to Florian Haertel and Ralph Fiennes. See full bio »

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Known For

ER
ER Elizabeth Corday
(1997-2009)
Doctor Who
Doctor Who River Song
(2008-2017)
Alpha Dog
Alpha Dog Tiffany Hartunian
(2006)
Like Crazy
Like Crazy Jackie
(2011)

Filmography

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 2018 A Discovery of Witches (TV Series) (pre-production)
Sarah Bishop
- Episode #1.2 (2018) ... Sarah Bishop
 2016 Crushed (TV Movie) (completed)
Molly Belgrand
 2016 Shoot the Messenger (TV Series)
Mary Foster
- Full Circle (2016) ... Mary Foster
- Darkness Comes to Light (2016) ... Mary Foster
- News Travels Fast (2016) ... Mary Foster
- Strange Bedfellows (2016) ... Mary Foster
- Careful What You Pray For (2016) ... Mary Foster
 2016 Gilmore Girls: A Year in the Life (TV Mini-Series)
Naomi Shropshire
- Spring (2016) ... Naomi Shropshire
- Winter (2016) ... Naomi Shropshire
 2016 Transformers: Rescue Bots (TV Series)
Quickshadow
- A Brush with Danger (2016) ... Quickshadow (voice)
- Cody's 11 (2016) ... Quickshadow (voice)
- Ghost in the Machine (2016) ... Quickshadow (voice)
- Plus One (2016) ... Quickshadow (voice)
- Arrivals (2016) ... Quickshadow (voice)
 2013-2016 Arrow (TV Series)
Dinah Lance
- Canary Cry (2016) ... Dinah Lance
- The Climb (2014) ... Dinah Lance
- Time of Death (2014) ... Dinah Lance
- Heir to the Demon (2014) ... Dinah Lance
- Salvation (2013) ... Dinah Lance
 2016/II Happily Ever After
Ria
 2016 Blue Bloods (TV Series)
Commander Sloane Thompson
- Friends in Need (2016) ... Commander Sloane Thompson
 2008-2015 Doctor Who (TV Series)
River Song
- The Husbands of River Song (2015) ... River Song
- Rain Gods (2013) ... River Song (uncredited)
- The Name of the Doctor (2013) ... River Song
- The Angels Take Manhattan (2012) ... River Song
- The Wedding of River Song (2011) ... River Song
 2015 American Odyssey (TV Series)
Jennifer Wachtel
- Real World (2015) ... Jennifer Wachtel
- Bug Out (2015) ... Jennifer Wachtel
 2014 Chasing Shadows (TV Mini-Series)
Ruth Hattersley
- Off Radar: Part 2 (2014) ... Ruth Hattersley
- Off Radar: Part 1 (2014) ... Ruth Hattersley
- Only Connect: Part 2 (2014) ... Ruth Hattersley
- Only Connect: Part 1 (2014) ... Ruth Hattersley
 2013 Macbeth
Lady Macbeth
 2013 Bukowski
Katharina Bukowski
 2012 NCIS (TV Series)
Miranda Pennebaker
- Gone (2012) ... Miranda Pennebaker
 2012 Doctor Who: The Eternity Clock (Video Game)
River Song (voice)
 2012 Upstairs Downstairs (TV Series)
Dr. Blanche Mottershead
- Somewhere Over the Rainbow (2012) ... Dr. Blanche Mottershead
- All the Things You Are (2012) ... Dr. Blanche Mottershead
- A Perfect Specimen of Womanhood (2012) ... Dr. Blanche Mottershead
- The Love That Pays the Price (2012) ... Dr. Blanche Mottershead
- A Faraway Country About Which We Know Nothing (2012) ... Dr. Blanche Mottershead
 2011 Night and the Doctor (TV Mini-Series short)
River Song
- Last Night (2011) ... River Song (uncredited)
- First Night (2011) ... River Song (uncredited)
 2011 Private Practice (TV Series)
Dr. Marla Thomkins
- The Hardest Part (2011) ... Dr. Marla Thomkins
- A Step Too Far (2011) ... Dr. Marla Thomkins
 2011 Marchlands (TV Mini-Series)
Helen Maynard
- Episode #1.5 (2011) ... Helen Maynard
- Episode #1.4 (2011) ... Helen Maynard
- Episode #1.3 (2011) ... Helen Maynard
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... Helen Maynard
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... Helen Maynard
 2011 Like Crazy
Jackie
 2009-2010 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Miranda Pond
- Trophy (2010) ... Miranda Pond
- Wannabe (2010) ... Miranda Pond
- Crush (2009) ... Miranda Pond
- Transitions (2009) ... Miranda Pond
 2009-2010 Flashforward (TV Series)
Fiona Banks
- Course Correction (2010) ... Fiona Banks
- The Gift (2009) ... Fiona Banks
- No More Good Days (2009) ... Fiona Banks
 2010 Ben Hur (TV Mini-Series)
Ruth
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... Ruth
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... Ruth
 2009 Hope Springs (TV Series)
Ellie Lagden
- Episode #1.8 (2009) ... Ellie Lagden
- Episode #1.7 (2009) ... Ellie Lagden
- Episode #1.6 (2009) ... Ellie Lagden
- Episode #1.5 (2009) ... Ellie Lagden
- Episode #1.4 (2009) ... Ellie Lagden
 2009 Sordid Things
Eve Manchester
 1997-2009 ER (TV Series)
Elizabeth Corday
- And in the End... (2009) ... Elizabeth Corday
- Dream Runner (2009) ... Elizabeth Corday
- Fear (2004) ... Elizabeth Corday
- Try Carter (2004) ... Elizabeth Corday
- Damaged (2004) ... Elizabeth Corday
 2008 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series)
Patricia Alwick
- Art Imitates Life (2008) ... Patricia Alwick
 2008 Lost in Austen (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Bennet
- Episode #1.4 (2008) ... Mrs. Bennet
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... Mrs. Bennet
- Episode #1.2 (2008) ... Mrs. Bennet
- Episode #1.1 (2008) ... Mrs. Bennet
 2008 Freezing (TV Series)
Serena Wilson
- Episode #1.3 (2008) ... Serena Wilson
 2007 Crashing
Diane Freed
 2006 Alpha Dog
Tiffany Hartunian
 2005 Without a Trace (TV Series)
Lucy Costin
- Viuda Negra (2005) ... Lucy Costin
 2005 Sweet Land
Brownie
 2005 The Poseidon Adventure (TV Movie)
Suzanne Harrison
 2003 Warrior Queen
Boudica
 2000 Essex Boys
Lisa Locke
 1999 This Space Between Us
Peternelle
 1998 Croupier
Jani de Villiers
 1997 Weapons of Mass Distraction (TV Movie)
Verity Graham
 1996 The Fortunes and Misfortunes of Moll Flanders (TV Movie)
Moll Flanders
 1996 Saint-Ex
Chic Party Guest
 1996 The Knock (TV Series)
Katherine Roberts
- Episode #2.13 (1996) ... Katherine Roberts
- Episode #2.12 (1996) ... Katherine Roberts
- Episode #2.11 (1996) ... Katherine Roberts
- Episode #2.10 (1996) ... Katherine Roberts
- Episode #2.9 (1996) ... Katherine Roberts
 1995 The Infiltrator (TV Movie)
Anna
 1995 Carrington
Frances Partridge
 1988-1995 The Bill (TV Series)
Dr. Howard / DS Lisa Holm / Lisa Royle / ...
- In on the Game (1995) ... DS Lisa Holm / Lisa Royle
- To Have and to Hold (1993) ... Maggie Fisher
- Skeletons (1991) ... Dr. Howard
- Conflict (1988) ... Dr. Howard
 1994 Woman of the Wolf (TV Short)
Woman (voice)
 1994 Crocodile Shoes (TV Mini-Series)
Caroline Carrison
- The End (1994) ... Caroline Carrison
- The Call (1994) ... Caroline Carrison
- The Deal (1994) ... Caroline Carrison
- The Pitch (1994) ... Caroline Carrison
- The Tape (1994) ... Caroline Carrison
 1994 A Pin for the Butterfly
Mrs. Solomon
 1993 Soldier Soldier (TV Series)
Ursula Kröhling
- Camouflage (1993) ... Ursula Kröhling
 1993 Foreign Affairs (TV Movie)
Actress
 1992 Covington Cross (TV Series)
Helen
- Cedric Hits the Road (1992) ... Helen
 1989 The Play on One (TV Series)
Daniella
- These Foolish Things (1989) ... Daniella
 1989 Hannay (TV Series)
Kirsten Larssen
- The Terrors of the Earth (1989) ... Kirsten Larssen
 1987 A Killing on the Exchange (TV Mini-Series)
Ellen
- Episode #1.4 (1987) ... Ellen
- Episode #1.3 (1987) ... Ellen
 1986 Henry's Leg (TV Mini-Series)
Noreen
- Episode #1.5 (1986) ... Noreen
- Episode #1.4 (1986) ... Noreen
- Episode #1.3 (1986) ... Noreen
 1980 The Wildcats of St. Trinian's
Schoolgirl (uncredited)
 1980 Grange Hill (TV Series)
Jill Harcourt
- Episode #3.14 (1980) ... Jill Harcourt
- Bully for You, Susi (1980) ... Jill Harcourt
- Episode #3.5 (1980) ... Jill Harcourt
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Other Works:

She acted in Astrid Saalbach's play, "Morning & Evening," at the Hampstead Theatre in London, England with Helen Baxendale, Jonathan Cullen, Reece Dinsdale, Polly Adams, Selina Cadell, and Jonathan Slinger in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

5 Interviews | 7 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

On her nude scenes: "I didn't have any qualms. I'm used to taking my clothes off in front of strangers. I've done it since I was 14 - with my mother's adult education art classes. She liked to paint and I went along as a life model." See more »

Trivia:

On Law & Order SVU she played Miranda Pond. Later, on Dr. Who she played Melody Pond (a.k.a. River Song). See more »

Trademark:

Extremely curly hair

Star Sign:

Pisces

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