She acted in William Shakespeare's play, "As You Like It," in the Royal Shakespeare Company Theatre at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England with Dorothy Tutin, Michael Williams, Charles Thomas, Roy Kinnear, Tom Georgeson, Ben Kingsley, Patrick Stewart, Alan Howard, Robert Lloyd, Terrence Hardiman, John ...
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Dame Janet Suzman
5' 5½" (1.66 m)
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[on 'Nicholas and Alexandra'] The film is entirely too long. What a gargantuan monster to condense into three hours! If I do more movies I'd like to have some fun, look great in tacky things, meeting spy boats in the fog in a trench coat and smoking lots of cigarettes. Like Bette Davis. But nobody seems to make those movies anymore.
Received the Evening Standard acting stage awards for "Hello, Goodbye" in 1973 and "The Three Sisters" in 1976.
Often plays charismatic women with imperious screen presence