Appeared in "All's Well That Ends Well" by William Shakespeare
, Royal Shakespeare Company, UK. and "King Lear" (all 1959, Shakespeare Memorial Theatre).
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Patrick & Diana | Dame Diana Rigg
5' 8½" (1.74 m)
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I had an eye job in my early forties. Someone took a photograph of me in a play, after I'd lost a lot of weight, and I did look like Miss Havisham. I thought, "I have to do something - I'm too young to look like this." So I went and had an eyelift once the play was finished, and the doctor said that it would last only about eight years. I imagined after that it would all cave in with a terrible ...
She received Tony Award nominations as Best Actress (Dramatic) for "Abelard and Heloise" (1972) and for "The Misanthrope" (1975). She won the Best Actress (Play) Tony Award in 1994 for her performance in the title role of "Medea". In recent years, her performances in "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" and "Mother Courage and Her Children" have led critics to proclaim her one of the greatest ...
Deep husky yet smooth voice