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
5' 1" (1.55 m)
Did You Know?
I had no film career until Mrs. Brown
(1997), which Harvey Weinstein
oversaw. He gave a lunch for me at the time and I told him I had his name tattooed on my bum. I hadn't, I had my make-up lady design something that I showed him. He's never forgotten it.
She was awarded the 1987 London Evening Standard Theatre Award for Best Actress for her performance in Anthony and Cleopatra.
Known for often playing dignified, strong-willed women in positions of authority, who are sometimes opposed or criticised by those under them.