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Harriet Walter


Harriet Walter was born on September 24, 1950 in London, England as Harriet Mary Walter. She is an actress, known for Babel (2006), Atonement (2007) and Sense and Sensibility (1995). She has been married to Guy Paul since May 21, 2011. See full bio »

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Known For

Babel
Babel Lilly
(2006)
Atonement
Atonement Emily Tallis
(2007)
Sense and Sensibility
Sense and Sensibility Fanny Dashwood
(1995)

Filmography

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 2017 Black Sails (TV Series)
Marion Guthrie
- XXXVI. (2017) ... Marion Guthrie
- XXXV. (2017) ... Marion Guthrie
 2017 Call the Midwife (TV Series)
Sister Ursula
- Episode #6.3 (2017) ... Sister Ursula
- Episode #6.2 (2017) ... Sister Ursula
- Episode #6.1 (2017) ... Sister Ursula
 2017 The Sense of an Ending
Margaret Webster
 2016 The Sonnet Project (TV Series)
- Sonnet #125 (2016)
 2016 Mindhorn
Agent
 2016/II Denial
Vera Reich
 2015 London Spy (TV Mini-Series)
Claire
- If This Is a Lie (2015) ... Claire
- I Know (2015) ... Claire
- Blue (2015) ... Claire
 2015/I Man Up
Fran
 2014 The Listener (Short)
Brendanowicz
 2014 Suite Française
Viscountess de Montmort
 2014 The Assets (TV Mini-Series)
Jeanne Vertefeuille
- The Straw Poll (2014) ... Jeanne Vertefeuille
- Avenger (2014) ... Jeanne Vertefeuille
- A Small Useless Truth (2014) ... Jeanne Vertefeuille
- Check Mate (2014) ... Jeanne Vertefeuille
- What's Done Is Done (2014) ... Jeanne Vertefeuille
 2013 By Any Means (TV Series)
Sally Walker
- Episode #1.4 (2013) ... Sally Walker
 2013 Heading Out (TV Series)
Angela
- Episode #1.6 (2013) ... Angela
- Episode #1.1 (2013) ... Angela
 2005-2013 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Diana Davenport / Margaret Winstanley
- Death and the Divas (2013) ... Diana Davenport
- Orchis Fatalis (2005) ... Margaret Winstanley
 2012 The Domino Effect
Ann
 2012 The Wedding Video
Alex
 2012 Simon Schama's Shakespeare (TV Mini-Series)
- Hollow Crowns (2012)
- This England (2012)
 2011/IV The Door (Short)
Woman with Sorrowful Eyes
 2009 From Time to Time
Lady Gresham
 2009 Chéri
La Loupiote
 2009 Morris: A Life with Bells On
Professor Compton Chamberlayne
 2008 Abraham's Point
Ms. Nemeth
 2008 Little Dorrit (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Gowan
- Episode #1.10 (2008) ... Mrs. Gowan
- Episode #1.7 (2008) ... Mrs. Gowan
- Episode #1.6 (2008) ... Mrs. Gowan
 2008 Agatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series)
Miss Bulstrode
- Cat Among the Pigeons (2008) ... Miss Bulstrode
 2008 Broken Lines
Leah
 2008 10 Days to War (TV Series)
Anne Campbell
- Failure Is Not an Option (2008) ... Anne Campbell
 2008 Fairy Tales (TV Mini-Series)
Charlotte Brooks
 2008 The Palace (TV Series)
Joanna Woodward
 2007 Ballet Shoes (TV Movie)
Dr. Smith
 2007 Five Days: Revised Final Episode (Video short)
ACC Jenny Griffin
 2007 Atonement
Emily Tallis
 2007 Five Days (TV Mini-Series)
ACC Jenny Griffin
- Day One (2007) ... ACC Jenny Griffin (uncredited)
 2007 Trial & Retribution (TV Series)
The Judge
- Paradise Lost: Part 1 (2007) ... The Judge
 2006 Doctors (TV Series)
Annie Fenton
- One Part TLC, Two Parts Shoe Leather (2006) ... Annie Fenton
- Count on Me (2006) ... Annie Fenton
- Blaze of Glory (2006) ... Annie Fenton
- All You Need Is... (2006) ... Annie Fenton
 2006/I Babel
Lilly
 2006 Agatha Christie's Marple (TV Series)
Duchess of Malfi
- Sleeping Murder (2006) ... Duchess of Malfi
 2005 Messiah: The Harrowing (TV Mini-Series)
Professor Robb
- Episode #1.3 (2005) ... Professor Robb
- Episode #1.2 (2005) ... Professor Robb
- Episode #1.1 (2005) ... Professor Robb
 2005 New Tricks (TV Series)
Madeline
- Trust Me (2005) ... Madeline
 2005 Chromophobia
Penelope Aylesbury
 2004 MI-5 (TV Series)
Deep Throat
- Episode #3.3 (2004) ... Deep Throat (uncredited)
 2003 My Uncle Silas (TV Mini-Series)
Pamela Farrell
- Shandy Lil (2003) ... Pamela Farrell
 2002 George Eliot: A Scandalous Life (TV Movie)
Mary Ann Evans / George Eliot
 2002 Villa des roses
Olive Burrell
 2001 Macbeth (TV Movie)
Lady Macbeth
 2001 Waking the Dead (TV Series)
Annie Keel
- A Simple Sacrifice: Part 2 (2001) ... Annie Keel
- A Simple Sacrifice: Part 1 (2001) ... Annie Keel
 2000 Black Cab (TV Series)
Jane
- Busy Body (2000) ... Jane
 1999 Dalziel and Pascoe (TV Series)
Mary Waddell
- Time to Go (1999) ... Mary Waddell
 1998-1999 Unfinished Business (TV Series)
Amy
- Episode #2.6 (1999) ... Amy
- Episode #2.5 (1999) ... Amy
- Episode #2.4 (1999) ... Amy
- Episode #2.3 (1999) ... Amy
- Episode #2.2 (1999) ... Amy
 1999 The Magical Legend of the Leprechauns (TV Mini-Series)
Queen Morag
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... Queen Morag
- Episode #1.1 (1999) ... Queen Morag
 1998 Norman Ormal: A Very Political Turtle (TV Movie)
Felicity Ormal
 1998 Bedrooms and Hallways
Sybil
 1998 The Governess
Mrs. Cavendish
 1997 A Dance to the Music of Time (TV Mini-Series)
Mildred
- The Thirties (1997) ... Mildred
 1997 A Merry War
Julia Comstock
 1996 The Leading Man
Liz Flett
 1994 Hard Times (TV Mini-Series)
Rachel
- Episode #1.4 (1994) ... Rachel
- Episode #1.3 (1994) ... Rachel
- Episode #1.2 (1994) ... Rachel
- Episode #1.1 (1994) ... Rachel
 1993 Performance (TV Series)
Mrs. Dorothy Maitland
- The Maitlands (1993) ... Mrs. Dorothy Maitland
 1993 The Advocate
Jeannine Martin
 1993 Inspector Morse (TV Series)
Dr. Esther Martin
- The Day of the Devil (1993) ... Dr. Esther Martin
 1991 Bye Bye Columbus (TV Movie)
Queen Isabella
 1991 Ashenden (TV Mini-Series)
Giulia Lazzari
- The Dark Woman (1991) ... Giulia Lazzari
 1991 The Men's Room (TV Mini-Series)
Charity Walton
- Episode #1.5 (1991) ... Charity Walton
- Episode #1.4 (1991) ... Charity Walton
- Episode #1.3 (1991) ... Charity Walton
- Episode #1.2 (1991) ... Charity Walton
- Episode #1.1 (1991) ... Charity Walton
 1991 Screen Two (TV Series)
Amelia Cleverly
- They Never Slept (1991) ... Amelia Cleverly
 1990 May Fools
Lily
 1989 La nuit miraculeuse (TV Movie)
 1989 Theatre Night (TV Series)
Sheila
- Benefactors (1989) ... Sheila
 1986 Girls on Top (TV Series)
RSC Actress 3
- Mr. Yummy Brownie (1986) ... RSC Actress 3
 1985 The Good Father
Emmy Hooper
 1985 The Price (TV Mini-Series)
Frances Carr
- Episode #1.6 (1985) ... Frances Carr
- Episode #1.5 (1985) ... Frances Carr
- Episode #1.4 (1985) ... Frances Carr
- Episode #1.3 (1985) ... Frances Carr
- Episode #1.2 (1985) ... Frances Carr
 1984 Reflections
Ottilie Garinger
 1984 Amy (TV Movie)
Amy Johnson
 1981 The Cherry Orchard (TV Movie)
Varya
 1980 Play for Today (TV Series)
Cathy Raine
- The Imitation Game (1980) ... Cathy Raine
 1979 Rebecca (TV Mini-Series)
Clarice
- Episode #1.3 (1979) ... Clarice
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Played Portia in Shakespeare's "The Merchant of Venice" - Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester (1987). See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 3 Interviews | 1 Article | 1 Pictorial | See more »

Alternate Names:

Dame Harriet Walter

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

I'm not very good at going to sleep, and that's probably my worst problem. I don't need much more than seven and a half hours, but I probably get six. I take all my problems to bed with me and fret. I can't switch off. See more »

Trivia:

Nominated for the 2009 Tony Award for Best Performance for a Leading Actress in a Play for "Mary Stuart". See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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