She acted in the Old Vic Theatre season at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with John Neville, Coral Browne, Tom Courtenay, Barbara Jefford, Derek Godfrey, Joyce Redman, Frankie Howerd, Harry Andrews, John Gielgud, Edith Evans, Paul Daneman, Paul Rogers, Robert Helpmann, Keith Michell, and Moira Shearer in the cast. ...
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Dame Judi Dench | Judy Dench
5' 1" (1.55 m)
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National treasure? I hate that. Too dusty, too in a cupboard, too behind glass, too staid. I don't want to be thought of as recognisable - I always want to do the most different thing I can think of next. I don't want to be known for one thing, or as having done huge amounts of Shakespeare and the classics. I hate speaking as myself. I could never do a one-woman show. But I love being part of a ...
Won the Best Actress in a Revival Award in the 1980 Laurence Olivier Awards for her performance in 'Juno and the Paycock'.
Known for often playing dignified, strong-willed women in positions of authority, who are sometimes opposed or criticised by those under them.