BBC Radio 4 Comedy series Dirk Gently's Holistic Agency - played Janice Pearce
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Olivia Coleman | Oliva Colman
5' 7" (1.7 m)
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[on The Suspicions of Mr Whicher] I had already agreed to do this before I'd even read the script, because Paddy [Paddy Considine
] was in it. It was weird acting with him, because on Tyrannosaur he was the best director in the world. On this, when the director gave me notes, I'd keep checking Paddy's eyes to see if everything was all right, and he'd have to tell me, "I'm not the director!"
She asked for her character on 'Peep Show' to be characterized as less likable after convincing the writers that her behavior and treatment of David Mitchell's character had been poor.