She played Attendant and Lady in William Shakespeare's play, "King Henry VIII," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with John Gielgud, Edith Evans, Harry Andrews, Barrie Ingham, Ronald Fraser, Paul Daneman, Edward Hardwicke, Derek Godfrey, David Waller, Harold Innocent, Derek Francis, Margaret Courtenay, and Barbara ...
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Dame Judi Dench
5' 1" (1.55 m)
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Of course I have a temper. Who hasn't? And the older I get the more angry I get about things. It's not sudden anger, it smoulders and then if I really let it go on for a bit the shit hits the fan. I get very angry about general injustice. I get angry about the way people say 'Tomorrow X will make a speech about X'. Just let them say it. I get furious about the whole business of not allowing ...
She was cast to play "Grizabella" in the original West End production of "CATS", but she tore her Achilles Tendon and was forced to quit the musical. Elaine Paige
Known for often playing dignified, strong-willed women in positions of authority, who are sometimes opposed or criticised by those under them.