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Deborah Findlay

1947-12-23 Leatherhead, Surrey, England, UK

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Deborah Findlay is an English actress. Her TV credits include the recurring character Greer Thornton in 4 of the 6 episodes of State of Play, and in the episode The French Drop (2004) in Foyle's War. She also appeared in 4 episodes of the 2001 series of The Armstrong and Miller Show. In Autumn 2007 she appeared with Judi Dench, Imelda Staunton and Francesca Annis in the BBC1 costume drama series Cranford playing the role of the endless spinster Miss Augusta Tompkinson as well as in Wilfred Owen: A Remembrance Tale. She portrayed Home Secretary Denise Riley in Torchwood's 2009 third series Children of Earth, and featured as lawyer Gemma King in one episode of the BBC1 series Silent Witness in January 2010. In 2008 she starred in the US premiere of Vincent River by Philip Ridley. In 2009 she appeared, again alongside Judi Dench in a Donmar West End revival of Madame de Sade, and reprised her (in this case more prominent) role as Augusta Tompkinson in the two-part Christmas special Return to Cranford. She also played Gillian in the acclaimed 1999 ITV Drama The Last Train She won the 1997 Outer Critics' Circle Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (sharing the award with Allison Janney and Celia Weston) as well as the Olivier Award for her formance in Stanley. Description above from the Wikipedia article Deborah Findlay, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Such a Lovely Day Grandmother 2023-10-10
Romeo & Juliet Nurse 2021-09-28
From A Strange Land Margaret 2021-11-02
Making Noise Quietly Helene 2019-07-19
National Theatre Live: Allelujah! Sister Gilchrist 2018-11-01
Kaleidoscope Maureen 2017-11-10
Hampstead Mary Neal 2017-06-23
The Ones Below Tessa 2016-03-11
Jackie Maud Shaw 2016-12-02
The Lady in the Van Pauline 2015-10-30
Coalition Harriet Harman 2015-03-28
Suite Française Madame Joseph 2015-03-12
National Theatre Live: Coriolanus Volumnia 2014-01-29
Arthur Christmas General (voice) 2011-11-10
Gunrush 2009-08-22
One of Those Days Supervisor 2008-01-01
Summer Doctor Price 2008-12-05
Wilfred Owen: A Remembrance Tale Susan Owen 2007-11-11
The Yellow House Madame Roulin 2007-03-22
Who Gets the Dog Pamela Wilson 2007-12-02
This Life +10 Doctor 2007-01-02
This Life +10 2007-01-02
Vanity Fair Mrs. Sedley 2004-09-01
State of Mind D.C.I Stella Munroe 2003-01-01
Home Margaret Ballantyne 2003-10-06
Me Without You Judith 2001-11-01
The End of the Affair Miss Smythe 1999-12-03
Jane Eyre Mrs. Reed 1997-03-09
Jack & Sarah Miss Cartwright 1995-06-02
Milner Sylvia Milner 1994-12-19
15: The Life and Death of Philip Knight Cheryl Morris 1993-08-18
Natural Lies 1992-05-31
Truly Madly Deeply Claire 1991-05-03
Top Girls Isabella Bird / Joyce / Mrs Kidd 1991-11-02
The House of Bernarda Alba Martirio 1991-12-18
First and Last Lisa 1989-12-12
Busted Angela 1983-01-28
Commitments Ingy 1982-01-26