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Born: May 26, 1966 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: Cast ...
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1979:
At age 13, won a national writing contest and used the money won to pay for her entry into the actor's directory <i>Spotlight</i>
1982:
Professional acting debut, a commercial at age 16
1983:
Acting debut in British telefilm, "A Pattern of Roses"
1985:
Feature film debut, "Lady Jane" directed by Trevor Nunn
1986:
First collaboration with director James Ivory and producer Ismail Merchant, "A Room with a View"
1987:
Played Don Johnson's girlfriend on two episodes of "Miami Vice" (NBC)
1987:
Made U.S. TV-movie debut in "A Hazard of Hearts" (CBS)
1988:
London stage debut, "The Woman in White"
1990:
Co-starred as Ophelia opposite Mel Gibson's "Hamlet"
1992:
Cast as Emma Thompson's sister in the Merchant-Ivory production "Howards End"
1993:
Played Marina Oswald in the NBC TV-movie "Fatal Deception: Mrs. Lee Harvey Oswald"
1994:
Portrayed Victor Frankenstein's lover in Kenneth Branagh's film adaptation of "Mary Shelley's Frankenstein"
1994:
Made a comic cameo as a dream version of Julia Sawalha's Saffron on the BBC comedy "Absolutely Fabulous"
1995:
Appeared as Woody Allen's American wife in "Mighty Aphrodite"
1995:
Played a foul-mouthed miner's daughter in the Canadian film "Margaret's Museum"
1996:
Returned to Shakespeare to play Olivia in Trevor Nunn's "Twelfth Night"
1997:
Garnered critical attention and accolades for her performance as the manipulative Kate Croy in "The Wings of the Dove"; nominated for a Best Actress Oscar
1998:
Cast as Morgan Le Fey in the NBC miniseries "Merlin"
1998:
Played a wheelchair-bound woman in "Theory of Flight"
1999:
Co-starred in the Toronto Film Festival screened "Women Talking Dirty"
1999:
Was the female lead opposite Brad Pitt and Edward Norton in "Fight Club"
2001:
Played Ari, the ape daughter of a powerful politician in Tim Burton's adaptation of "Planet of the Apes"
2001:
Starred opposite Steve Martin in the thriller "Novocaine"
2002:
Portrayed CNN producer Ingrid Formanek in the HBO feature "Live From Baghdad"; earned Golden Globe and Emmy nominations for Best Actress in a TV Movie
2003:
Played Anne Boleyn in "Henry VIII," a two part ITV drama based on the life of Henry VIII of England
2003:
Co-starred with Ewan McGregor and Alison Lohman in Burton¿s "Big Fish"
2005:
Cast as Charlie's mother in Burton's adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic tale "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory," starring Depp as Willy Wonka
2005:
Voiced the title role of Emily in the animated feature "Tim Burton's Corpse Bride"
2005:
Voiced Lady Tottington in the British Academy Award-winning stop-motion animated film "Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit"
2007:
Cast as mad witch Bellatrix Lestrange in "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix"
2007:
Played cannibalistic pie-maker Mrs. Lovett opposite Johnny Depp in Burton¿s film adaptation of "Sweeney Todd"; earned a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor in a Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
2009:
Played the lead villain of "Terminator Salvation," starring Christian Bale as John Connor
2009:
Reprised role of Bellatrix Lestrange for "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince"
2010:
Re-teamed with director Burton and co-star Depp to play the Red Queen in "Alice in Wonderland"
2010:
Reprised role of Bellatrix Lestrange for the seventh and final installment of the series directed by David Yates "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows"; film released in two parts, Part 1 in November 2010 and Part 2 in July 2011
2010:
Portrayed the late Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother in "The King's Speech"
2011:
Nominated for the 2011 Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture ("The King's Speech")
2011:
Nominated for the 2011 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role ("The King's Speech")
2011:
Nominated for the 2011 Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
2011:
Nominated for the 2011 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role
2011:
Nominated for the 2011 Academy Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role
2012:
Once againg co-starred with Depp in Burton's remake of the gothic soap opera "Dark Shadows"
2012:
Played the villainous Madame Thénardier in feature adaptation of popular musical drama "Les Misérables," directed by Tom Hooper

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