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Also Known As: Died:
Born: June 29, 1962 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: London, England, GB Profession: actor

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An ebullient, poshly elegant leading lady, Amanda Donohue was seen at her best in "The Lair of the White Worm" (1988), Ken Russell's slice of contemporary Gothic ham. Donohoe won TV audience visibility when she joined the long-running "L.A. Law" during the 1990-91 season as a bisexual character who shared an on screen kiss with a female co-worker. Donohue also scored as a lady-in-waiting who becomes the object of affection of Nigel Hawthorne's monarch in "The Madness of King George" (1994).

An ebullient, poshly elegant leading lady, Amanda Donohue was seen at her best in "The Lair of the White Worm" (1988), Ken Russell's slice of contemporary Gothic ham. Donohoe won TV audience visibility when she joined the long-running "L.A. Law" during the 1990-91 season as a bisexual character who shared an on screen kiss with a female co-worker. Donohue also scored as a lady-in-waiting who becomes the object of affection of Nigel Hawthorne's monarch in "The Madness of King George" (1994).

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 Calling, The (2009)
3.
 Rock the Boat (2001) Lauren Marcus
4.
 Circus (2000) Gloria
5.
 Wild About Harry (2000) Ruth Mcgee
6.
 Knight in Camelot, A (1998) Queen Guinevere
7.
 Real Howard Spitz, The (1998) Laura
8.
 Liar, Liar (1997) Miranda
9.
 One Night Stand (1997) Margaux
10.
 Stardust (1997) Christine Wasacz
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Milestones close milestones

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Made stage debut with Royal Exchange Theatre (Manchester); appeared in "Cymbeline", "Great Expectations", "The Admirable Crichton"
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British TV debut in "Game, Set and Match"
1986:
Screen acting debut in "Foreign Body"; also costarred in Nicolas Roeg's "Castaway"
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Joined TV series, "L.A. Law" as C.J. Lamb during 1990-91 season
1994:
Had featured role in "The Madness of King George"
2000:
Replaced Jerry Hall as Mrs Robinson in the London stage production of "The Graduate"
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Education

Central School of Speech and Drama: London , England - 1984

Notes

"What I do for a living is re-create human emotion, and that's a pretty weird thing to do from nine till five."--"Amanda Donohoe (DETAILS magazine, October 1991)

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companion:
Adam Ant. Pop star. Together in the late 1970s; she was nicknamed "Mandy Ant".
companion:
Nicholas Broomfield. Director. Directed her in "Dark Obsession" (1991); began relationship c. 1988; separated October 1991; reconciled; separated again.

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