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Born: November 5, 1960 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Cast ...
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Toured Europe with the Cambridge Mummers production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream"
1986:
Film debut, "Caravaggio"; first of seven collaborations with director Derek Jarman
1986:
British TV debut with the Channel 4 miniseries "Zastrozzi: A Romance"
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Performed onstage with the Royal Shakespeare Company and the Travers Theater in Edinburgh
1991:
Cast as Queen Isabella in Jarman's "Edward II"
1992:
Recreated her stage role in John Maybury's film version of "Man to Man"; played a woman who assumed her husband's identity
1992:
Breakthrough screen lead in "Orlando," directed by Sally Potter
1993:
Reteamed with Maybury for "Remembrance of Things Fast"
1994:
Final film with Jarman as one of the voices in "Blue"
1995:
Featured in an art installation entitled "The Maybe" in London and Rome, which consisted of her sleeping for eight hours at a time; part of a collaboration with Cornelia Parker
1996:
Co-starred in the controversial drama "Female Perversions"
1997:
Portrayed Ada Byron in "Conceiving Ada"
1998:
Third teaming with Maybury in his feature directorial debut "Love Is the Devil"
1999:
Co-starred in "The War Zone"
2000:
Played Sal, the leader of the beach community in Danny Boyle's feature adaptation of Alex Garland's novel <i>The Beach</i>
2001:
Portrayed a mother who goes to any length to protect her son in "The Deep End"; premiered at Sundance
2001:
Landed featured role as a smooth-talking cryogenics saleswoman in "Vanilla Sky"
2002:
Acted alongside Meryl Streep and Nicolas Cage in "Adaptation"
2003:
Cast opposite Michael Caine in "The Statement"
2004:
Co-starred with Ewan McGregor in the thriller "Young Adam"
2005:
Played as an ex-flame of Bill Murray's in Jim Jarmusch's "Broken Flowers"
2005:
Cast as the White Witch in Andrew Adamson's feature adaptation of C.S. Lewis' <i>The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe</i>
2007:
Portrayed a forensic psychologist in the indie movie "Stephanie Daley"
2007:
Co-starred with George Clooney in Tony Gilroy's "Michael Clayton"; earned Golden Globe and SAG nominations for Best Supporting Actress
2008:
Reprised role of the White Witch in "The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian"
2008:
Joined an ensemble cast for the Coen's brothers' "Burn After Reading"
2008:
Featured in "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button"
2010:
Starred in the drama "Io sono l'amore" ("I Am Love")
2010:
Returned to playing the White Witch in "The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader"
2011:
Played the grieving mother of a young man who goes on a high school killing spree in "We Need to Talk About Kevin"
2012:
Cast as a social services worker in Wes Anderson's romantic adventure "Moonrise Kingdom"

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