Moved to England with her mother when parents separated (date approximate)
Moved to Australia when stepfather accepted a teaching job (date approximate)
Worked as "jilleroo" (sheep rustler) in Australia before moving to Europe
Moved to Europe; began brief career as a model
Moved to England and enrolled in acting school
Screen debut in "The Second Sight" (German-language film)
International breakthrough role in the Merchant-Ivory production "Heat and Dust"
Played leading role in the CBS TV-movie remake of "Camille"
Had leading role in "White Mischief"
Cast opposite Harrison Ford in "Presumed Innocent"
Played pivotal role in Robert Altman's "The Player"
Reteamed with Merchant-Ivory for "Jefferson in Paris"
Co-starred as Czarina Alexandra in the HBO TV-movie "Rasputin"; won Supporting Actress Emmy Award
Co-starred in NBC miniseries "The Odyssey"
Reteamed with Merchant-Ivory for the period drama "Cotton Mary", directed by Ismail Merchant
Starred on stage in England in "The True Life History of Mata Hari"; play especially written for her
Portrayed Sandra Dee's (Kate Bosworth) mother in "Beyond the Sea" a biopic of the legendary signer Bobby Darin
Earned SAG and Emmy nominations for Best Actress for her role in the American Movie Classic's original movie "Broken Trail"