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Phoebe Nicholls

Phoebe Nicholls was born on April 7, 1957 in London, England as Sarah Phoebe Nicholls. She is an actress and writer, known for The Elephant Man (1980), Shackleton (2002) and Gulliver's Travels (1996). She has been married to Charles Sturridge since July 6, 1985. They have three children. See full bio »

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The Elephant Man
The Elephant Man Merrick's Mother
Shackleton Emily Shackleton
Gulliver's Travels
Gulliver's Travels Empress of Lilliput
Maurice Anne Durham


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 2016 Chubby Funny (completed)
Aunty Jane
 2016/I Starfish
Tom's Mother
 2016 Three Women Wait for Death (Short)
 2015 Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell (TV Series)
Mrs Wintertowne
- Chapter Two: How Is Lady Pole? (2015) ... Mrs Wintertowne
- Chapter One: The Friends of English Magic (2015) ... Mrs Wintertowne
 2013 New Tricks (TV Series)
Annie Banks
- The One That Got Away (2013) ... Annie Banks
 2012 Loving Miss Hatto (TV Movie)
Mrs Hatto
 2012 The Scapegoat
 2007 Clapham Junction (TV Movie)
 2007 All About Me (TV Movie)
Helen Conroy
 2007 Inspector Lewis (TV Series)
Caroline Croft
- Expiation (2007) ... Caroline Croft
 2006 MI-5 (TV Series)
Janet Wheeler
- Episode #5.10 (2006) ... Janet Wheeler
 2004 The Brief (TV Series)
Sally Graydon
- Children (2004) ... Sally Graydon
 2004 Hawking (TV Movie)
Isobel Hawking
 2003 Foyle's War (TV Series)
Amanda Reece
- The Funk Hole (2003) ... Amanda Reece
 2003 Prime Suspect 6: The Last Witness (TV Mini-Series)
- Part 2 (2003) ... Shaw
 2003 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Laura Smythe-Webster
- A Tale of Two Hamlets (2003) ... Laura Smythe-Webster
 2002 I'm Alan Partridge (TV Series)
Karen Colman
- Bravealan (2002) ... Karen Colman
 2002 Shackleton (TV Mini-Series)
Emily Shackleton
 2001 People Like Us (TV Series)
- The Vicar (2001)
 2000 The Miracle Maker
Old Woman (voice)
 1999 Second Sight (TV Movie)
Judith Bendrix
 1997 The Ruth Rendell Mysteries (TV Series)
May Thrace
- May and June: Part Two (1997) ... May Thrace
- May and June: Part One (1997) ... May Thrace
 1985-1995 Screen Two (TV Series)
Elizabeth Elliot / Sarah / Louie Jermy
- Drowning in the Shallow End (1990) ... Sarah
- Poppyland (1985) ... Louie Jermy
 1995 Kavanagh QC (TV Series)
Jackie Jarvis
- Heartland (1995) ... Jackie Jarvis
 1993 Heart of Darkness (TV Movie)
The Intended
 1991 4 Play (TV Series)
Annabel in 'Tell Me More'
- Seduction (1991) ... Annabel in 'Tell Me More'
 1987 Gentry
 1984 Hay Fever (TV Movie)
Sorel Bliss
 1983 Party Party
 1983 All for Love (TV Series)
- To the Camp and Back (1983) ... Christine
 1982 Tales of the Unexpected (TV Series)
- A Harmless Vanity (1982) ... Carol
 1981 Pictures (TV Mini-Series)
 1980 Blade on the Feather (TV Movie)
Christabel Cavendish
 1980 BBC2 Playhouse (TV Series)
- Hesther for Example (1980) ... Geraldine
 1979 Secret Orchards (TV Movie)
 1979 Bless Me Father (TV Series)
Nurse Owen
- The Heart of a Curate (1979) ... Nurse Owen
- Father Neil's First Miracle (1979) ... Nurse Owen
 1979 Telford's Change (TV Series)
- Episode #1.8 (1979) ... Jean
 1977 Van der Valk (TV Series)
- Gold Plated Delinquents (1977) ... Treesje
 1977 Alternative 3 (TV Movie)
Harry's Girlfriend
 1975 Prometheus: The Life of Balzac (TV Mini-Series)
Augustine de Berny
- Apprenticeship of a Genius (1975) ... Augustine de Berny
 1969 Women in Love
Winifred Crich (as Sarah Nicholls)
 1967 Our Mother's House
Gerty (as Sarah Nicholls)
 1965 Dr. Terror's House of Horrors
Carol Rogers (segment "Creeping Vine") (as Sarah Nicholls)
 1964 The Pumpkin Eater
Younger Elizabeth (as Sarah Nicholls)
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Played Beth in "Three Women and a Piano Tuner", a new play by Helen Cooper - Hampstead Theatre, London (2005). See more »

Alternate Names:

Sarah Nicholls | Phoebe Nichols


5' 5" (1.65 m)

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