She acted in Luigi Pirandello's play, "Six Characters in Search of An Author," in a British National Theatre production at the Olivier Theatre in London, England with Richard Pasco, Barbara Jefford, Robin Bailey, and Ralph Fiennes in the cast. Michael Rudman was director.
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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It was that weird thing of wanting to be noticed but being incredibly embarrassed about it at the same time. You know when actors are very shy and self-effacing? Well, I really love it when people like my work, but I'm also really embarrassed about it. It's strange. And a bit pathetic really.
She was adopted when she was a few days old. Her birth mother named her Karen Makinson, but her adoptive parents changed her name to Lesley Sharp.