She acted in William Congreve's play, "The Way of the World," in a Royal Shakespeare Company production at the Aldwych Theatre in London, England with Michael Pennington, Roger Rees, and Beryl Reid in the cast. John Barton was director.
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Dame Judi Dench | Judy Dench
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[Does she feel fulfilled?] No, no, no, no, I hope not. Being fulfilled is closing the drawer again and I don't want to do that just yet. I'd bore myself silly. I wouldn't learn anything new. I'd just sit around and I hate wasting time. I hate waste of any kind. I love quiz programmes. I am riveted by The Weakest Link
(2000) but I'd be too terrified to appear on it.
She was awarded the 1997 London Critics Circle Theatre Award (Drama) for Best Actress for her performance in Amy's View at the Royal National Theatre.
Known for often playing dignified, strong-willed women in positions of authority, who are sometimes opposed or criticised by those under them.