She acted in Sir Tom Stoppard's play, "The Real Inspector Hound," and Sir Peter Shaffer's play, "Black Comedy," at the Comedy Theatre in London, England with Desmond Barrit, Nichola McAuliffe, David Tennant, and Gary Waldhorn.
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I did become quite well known from Four Weddings and a Funeral
(1994), and it helped hugely. I wasn't as famous as Hugh Grant
, but I certainly began to work. I couldn't complain. It got me jobs in the theatre. I went for endless auditions for tiny parts in obscure plays and never got one job, until I was in "Four Weddings".
The niece of journalist/commentator Alexander Chancellor
, and the daughter of John Chancellor
by his 1st wife Hon. Mary Joliffe, of the Lords Hylton (and herself a great-granddaughter of H.H. Asquith, formerly a Prime Minister and then 1st Earl of Oxford and Asquith). So that means she is related to actress Helena Bonham Carter
(also a great-granddaughter of Asquith - but via his elder daughter ...