One of only a handful of women to play the title role in 'Hamlet'.
Frances De La Tour
5' 7" (1.70 m)
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I didn't think that Rising Damp
(1974) would have quite the longevity it's enjoying, actually, because at the time we knew it was good because it was very well written by Eric Chappell
, and he wrote characters as well as situations. In fact very little situation happens in this particular situation comedy, it's character based. And we knew it was good but there were a lot of very popular and good...
Had her scenes from 'Love Actually' (2003) cut from the final film, they feature in the DVD extras. She played the lesbian lover of the school Headmistress played by Anne Reid