Her credits at Manchester's Royal Exchange Theatre include: Rosalind in Shakespeare's "As You Like It" (1986), Masha in Chekhov's "Three Sisters" (1985), Lady Mary Lasenby in "The Admirable Chrichton" by 'JM Barrie', Mrs Joe & Molly in "Great...
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[on the Academy Award
s] The whole thing was just silly. All those award
s are a bit silly, aren't they? It's quite funny if you're English, because we take them all with a bucket of salt really; we're always a bit embarrassed to go 'I'd quite like to win that award
'. The Americans are very: 'Oh my God...
Nominated for the 2009 Tony Award for Best Performance for a Leading Actress in a Play for "Mary Stuart".