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Lesley Nicol


Born in 1953, to a mother who had worked in television, Lesley Nicol was a shy 16-year-old at St. Elphin's Boarding School in Derbyshire when she expressed a desire to go out and see the world - not, she recalls, to be an actress but to kiss boys. She went to a technical college in Manchester to study for her 'A'-level examinations and, whilst ... See full bio »

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Downton Abbey
Downton Abbey Mrs. Patmore
(2010-2015)
East Is East
East Is East Auntie Annie
(1999)
The Catch
The Catch Sybil Griffiths
(2016-2017)

Filmography

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 2018 Summer Camp Island (TV Series)
Ramona
- Fuzzy Pink Time Babies (2018) ... Ramona (voice)
 2018 Vampirina (TV Series)
Mary-Margaret Mummyton
- Mummy's Day/Dance-lvania (2018) ... Mary-Margaret Mummyton (voice)
 2015-2018 Goldie and Bear (TV Series)
Fairy Godmother
- Horsin' Around/Pigs Without Twigs (2018) ... Fairy Godmother (voice)
- Pops Goes the Weasel/Fairy Godmother Gets Grounded (2017) ... Fairy Godmother (voice)
- When Goldie Met Bear (2016) ... Fairy Godmother (voice)
- Abaca-Cabbage/Furry Godmother (2015) ... Fairy Godmother (voice)
- Too Much Jack and Jill/Tiny Tale (2015) ... Fairy Godmother (voice)
 2017 Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie
Nobel Moderator (voice)
 2016-2017 The Catch (TV Series)
Sybil Griffiths
- The Hard Drive (2017) ... Sybil Griffiths
- The Bad Girl (2017) ... Sybil Griffiths
- The New Deal (2017) ... Sybil Griffiths
- The Wedding (2016) ... Sybil Griffiths
- The Happy Couple (2016) ... Sybil Griffiths
 2016 The Odd Couple (TV Series)
Margo
- Miss England (2016) ... Margo
 2016 Ghostbusters
Mrs. Potter (uncredited)
 2010-2015 Downton Abbey (TV Series)
Mrs. Patmore
- Christmas Special (2015) ... Mrs. Patmore
- Episode #6.8 (2015) ... Mrs. Patmore
- Episode #6.7 (2015) ... Mrs. Patmore
- Episode #6.6 (2015) ... Mrs. Patmore
- Episode #6.5 (2015) ... Mrs. Patmore
 2015 Inspector George Gently (TV Series)
Bridget
- Breathe in the Air (2015) ... Bridget
 2015 Supernatural (TV Series)
Katja
- About a Boy (2015) ... Katja
 2014 Text Santa 2014 (TV Movie)
Mrs. Patmore (segment "Downton Abbey")
 2014 Hot in Cleveland (TV Series)
Margaret
 2014 Raising Hope (TV Series)
Eleanor
- How I Met Your Mullet (2014) ... Eleanor
 2013 Sarah & Duck (TV Series)
Scarf Lady
- No More Wool (2013) ... Scarf Lady
- Balloon Race (2013) ... Scarf Lady
- Bobsleigh (2013) ... Scarf Lady
- Fairground (2013) ... Scarf Lady
- Kite Flight (2013) ... Scarf Lady
 2013 Free Birds
Pilgrim Woman (voice)
 2013 Once Upon a Time (TV Series)
Johanna
- The Queen Is Dead (2013) ... Johanna
 2002-2010 Holby City (TV Series)
Pearl Palmer / Eileen McMahon
- The Lying Kind (2010) ... Pearl Palmer
- Taking Cover (2002) ... Eileen McMahon
 2010 West Is West
Auntie Annie
 2002-2009 Doctors (TV Series)
Sheila Harte / Marje Hunter
- Old Haunts (2009) ... Sheila Harte
- Too Late for Goodbyes (2002) ... Marje Hunter
 1994-2008 Heartbeat (TV Series)
Rita Stirling / Nora Budge / Mrs. Swinton
- Strike Up the Band (2008) ... Nora Budge
- Saint Columba's Treasure (1995) ... Rita Stirling
- Unfinished Business (1995) ... Rita Stirling
- Thief in the Night (1995) ... Rita Stirling
- Arms and the Man (1994) ... Mrs. Swinton
 1991-2008 The Bill (TV Series)
Mrs. Reece / Sandra Mulligan / Mrs. Booker / ...
- Frontline: Shockwave (2008) ... Mrs. Reece
- Taking Sides (1998) ... Sandra Mulligan
- The Devil You Don't Know (1995) ... Mrs. Booker
- Getting Involved (1991) ... Mrs. Rogers
 2008 Shameless (TV Series)
Belle
- Episode #5.14 (2008) ... Belle
 2008 Hancock & Joan (TV Movie)
Nellie
 2007 Jinx (TV Series)
- Pilot (2007)
 2006 Hotel Babylon (TV Series)
Mrs. Cord
- Episode #1.4 (2006) ... Mrs. Cord
 1994-2005 Casualty (TV Series)
Bev Williams / Frances / Jayne Bowen
- Hoping, Wishing, Longing (2005) ... Bev Williams (as Lesley Nichol)
- Crazy Love (1999) ... Frances
- Chasing the Dragon (1994) ... Jayne Bowen (as Lesley Nichol)
 2005 Agatha Christie's Marple (TV Series)
Nurse McClelland
- A Murder Is Announced (2005) ... Nurse McClelland
 2004 The Courtroom (TV Series)
Brenda Rimmer
- The Postman (2004) ... Brenda Rimmer
 2004 Rose and Maloney (TV Series)
Headteacher
- Daniel Berrington: Part 1 (2004) ... Headteacher
 2004 The Last Detective (TV Series)
Stella Beauchamp
- Benefit to Mankind (2004) ... Stella Beauchamp
 1999-2000 A Touch of Frost (TV Series)
Mrs. Cockroft
- Line of Fire: Part 2 (2000) ... Mrs. Cockroft
- Line of Fire: Part 1 (1999) ... Mrs. Cockroft
 1999 Extremely Dangerous (TV Mini-Series)
Gwenda Palmer
- Episode #1.4 (1999) ... Gwenda Palmer
- Episode #1.2 (1999) ... Gwenda Palmer
 1999 East Is East
Auntie Annie
 1998 Dinnerladies (TV Series)
Woman Worker
- Royals (1998) ... Woman Worker
 1998 The Grand (TV Series)
Mrs. Morris
- Episode #2.10 (1998) ... Mrs. Morris
 1996-1997 Staying Alive (TV Series)
Sister Kate Worswick
- Episode #2.5 (1997) ... Sister Kate Worswick
- Episode #2.3 (1997) ... Sister Kate Worswick
- Episode #2.1 (1997) ... Sister Kate Worswick
- Episode #1.6 (1996) ... Sister Kate Worswick
- Episode #1.5 (1996) ... Sister Kate Worswick
 1996 Peak Practice (TV Series)
Sally Buxton
- Partners (1996) ... Sally Buxton
 1995 New Voices (TV Series)
Joan
- Grimm (1995) ... Joan
 1995 Castles (TV Series)
Gillian
- Episode #1.6 (1995) ... Gillian
 1994 Three Seven Eleven (TV Series)
Mrs. Pudsey
- Episode #2.10 (1994) ... Mrs. Pudsey
- Episode #2.9 (1994) ... Mrs. Pudsey
 1991 Paul Merton: The Series (TV Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1991)
 1991 Waterfront Beat (TV Series)
Barbara Mathews
- Repossessions (1991) ... Barbara Mathews
- Microlights (1991) ... Barbara Mathews
- Pirates (1991) ... Barbara Mathews
 1990 The Silver Chair (TV Series)
Giant Queen
- Episode #1.4 (1990) ... Giant Queen
- Episode #1.3 (1990) ... Giant Queen
 1989 4 Play (TV Series)
Janet Holmes
- Dawn and the Candidate (1989) ... Janet Holmes
 1989 Alexei Sayle's Stuff (TV Series)
- Whistling Calculus for Tax Purposes (1989) ... (as Lesley Nicoll)
 1989 The Nineteenth Hole (TV Series)
Mrs. Anderton
- Episode #1.3 (1989) ... Mrs. Anderton
 1989 Bradley (TV Series)
Nicole
- Episode #1.3 (1989) ... Nicole
 1988 The Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe (TV Mini-Series)
Mrs. Beaver
- Episode #1.6 (1988) ... Mrs. Beaver
- Episode #1.5 (1988) ... Mrs. Beaver
- Episode #1.4 (1988) ... Mrs. Beaver
- Episode #1.3 (1988) ... Mrs. Beaver
- Episode #1.1 (1988) ... Mrs. Beaver
 1988 Gems (TV Series)
Shop Customer
- Episode #3.10 (1988) ... Shop Customer
 1987 Comeback (TV Movie)
Bossy Boots
 1987 Brookside (TV Series)
Shelley Rimmer
- Give Us a Clue (1987) ... Shelley Rimmer
 1986 Black-Adder II (TV Series)
Mrs. Pants
- Money (1986) ... Mrs. Pants
 1985 The Practice (TV Series)
Jan Metcalfe
- Episode #1.13 (1985) ... Jan Metcalfe
- Episode #1.12 (1985) ... Jan Metcalfe
- Episode #1.11 (1985) ... Jan Metcalfe
- Episode #1.10 (1985) ... Jan Metcalfe
- Episode #1.9 (1985) ... Jan Metcalfe
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