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Victoria Wood (I) (1953–2016)


From the mid-1980s right up until her premature death in April 2016, Victoria Wood's appearances on stage and television were always eagerly anticipated, whether it was laugh-a-minute stand-up, a beautifully judged dramatic performance in the TV film Housewife, 49 (2006) or the canteen sitcom Dinnerladies (1998). The incredible care and craft she ... See full bio »

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10 wins & 16 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Housewife, 49
Housewife, 49 Nella Last
(2006)
Eric & Ernie
Eric & Ernie Sadie Bartholomew
(2011)

Filmography

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 2015 Fungus the Bogeyman (TV Mini-Series)
Eve / Snotsoup
- Episode #1.3 (2015) ... Eve / Snotsoup
- Episode #1.2 (2015) ... Eve
- Episode #1.1 (2015) ... Eve
 2013 Case Histories (TV Series)
Tracy
- Started Early, Took My Dog (2013) ... Tracy
 2012 Ruddy Hell! It's Harry and Paul (TV Series)
Special Guest
- Episode #4.3 (2012) ... Special Guest
- Episode #4.2 (2012) ... Special Guest
- Episode #4.1 (2012) ... Special Guest
 2011 The Borrowers (TV Movie)
Granny Driver
 2011 Comic Relief: Uptown Downstairs Abbey (TV Movie)
Mrs. Crawler
 2011 Eric & Ernie (TV Movie)
Sadie Bartholomew
 2008 Stanley Baxter: Now and Then (TV Movie)
 2007 Ballet Shoes (TV Movie)
Nana
 2006 Housewife, 49 (TV Movie)
Nella Last
 1998-2000 Dinnerladies (TV Series)
Bren
- Toast (2000) ... Bren
- Gravy (2000) ... Bren
- Christine (2000) ... Bren
- Minnellium (1999) ... Bren
- Christmas (1999) ... Bren
 1996 Mr. Toad's Wild Ride
The Tea Lady
 1994 Screen One (TV Series)
Margaret Mottershead
- Pat and Margaret (1994) ... Margaret Mottershead
 1992 Rosie & Ruff in Puppydog Tales (TV Series)
Narrator
- Untidy (1992) ... Narrator (voice)
- Watch Out for Strangers (1992) ... Narrator (voice)
- Don't Be Dirty (1992) ... Narrator (voice)
- Beware of Fire (1992) ... Narrator (voice)
- Playtime (1992) ... Narrator (voice)
 1991 Anytime Tales (TV Series) (voice)
 1989 Victoria Wood (TV Series)
Victoria
- Staying In (1989) ... Victoria
- Val De Ree (Ha Ha Ha Ha Ha) (1989) ... Victoria
- We'd Quite Like to Apologise (1989) ... Victoria
- Over to Pam (1989) ... Victoria
- The Library (1989) ... Victoria
 1987 Acorn Antiques (Video)
Berta
 1984 Insight (TV Series)
- Episode #2.18 (1984)
- Episode #2.17 (1984)
- Episode #2.15 (1984)
- Episode #2.16 (1984)
- Episode #2.13 (1984)
 1980 There Goes 1980 (TV Movie)
 1979-1980 Screenplay (TV Series)
Maureen
- Nearly a Happy Ending (1980) ... Maureen
- Talent (1979) ... Maureen
 1975 The Summer Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1975)
Show Show Writer (34 credits)
Show Show Composer (9 credits)
Show Show Producer (12 credits)
Show Show Music department (3 credits)
Show Show Director (2 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Thanks (3 credits)
Show Show Self (127 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (42 credits)

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Personal Details

Other Works:

Elsie, bistro barmaid, 24, in Good Fun by Victoria Wood at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Print Biographies | 4 Interviews | 1 Article | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Victoria Wood OBE

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I don't want a toyboy - he wouldn't get my jokes. See more »

Trivia:

Wood's very first television appearance was on a programme called St John On... (1974), a miniseries comprising of 4 episodes. She appeared in each episode. The first episode was broadcast on 14 May 1974 when Wood was still only 20. The programme was only broadcast in the Midlands region of England. This was some time before her appearance on New Faces (1973) later that same year. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

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