She acted in Timberlake Wertenbaker's play, "Galileo's Daughter," in a Peter Hall Company production at the Theatre Royal in Bath, England with Will Keen, James Laurenson, Rebecca Hall, Anna Carteret, Gyuri Sarossy, Mark Hadfield, William Chubb, Julian Glover, Sophie Winkleman, Guy Lankester, Peter Gordon, Aden Gillett, and ...
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Penelope Keith CBE | Dame Penelope Keith
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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I was very tall and very plain - I wasn't going to get very far on looks - so I thought I'd better be the funny girl.
She was awarded the C.B.E. (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2007 Queen's New Years Honors List for her services to drama.
She is best known for playing smart British ladies in British comedies