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Frances de la Tour

1944-07-30 Bovingdon, Hertfordshire, England, UK

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Frances de la Tour is an English television, stage and film actress, known for her role as Miss Ruth Jones in the television sitcom "Rising Damp" from 1974 until 1978; Madame Olympe Maxime in "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" (2005) and "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1" (2010) and Mrs. Lintott in Alan Bennett's "The History Boys". She is a Tony Award winner and three-time Olivier Award winner.


Enola Holmes The Dowager 2020-09-23
Dolittle Dragon (voice) 2020-01-02
The Highway Rat The Rabbit (voice) 2018-10-10
Alice Through the Looking Glass Aunt Imogene (uncredited) 2016-05-25
Mr. Holmes Madame Schirmer 2015-06-19
The Lady in the Van Ursula Vaughan Williams 2015-10-30
Survivor Sally 2015-05-21
Miss You Already Jill the Wigmaker 2015-09-12
Into the Woods Giant 2014-12-24
National Theatre Live: People Dorothy Stacpoole 2013-03-21
Trap for Cinderella Aunt Elinor 2013-07-12
National Theatre Live: 50 Years on Stage Kay 2013-11-02
Private Peaceful Grandma Wolf 2012-10-12
Shoot the Moon: The Making of 'Hugo' Self 2012-02-28
Suspension of Disbelief Nesta 2012-11-01
Hugo Madame Emilie 2011-11-22
Alice in Wonderland Aunt Imogene 2010-03-03
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 Olympe Maxime 2010-11-17
The Nutcracker in 3D The Rat Queen / Frau Eva 2010-11-24
The Book of Eli Martha 2010-01-14
National Theatre Live: The Habit of Art Kay 2010-04-22
The History Boys Mrs. Lintott 2006-10-02
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Olympe Maxime 2005-11-16
Love Actually Lesbian Lover (uncredited) 2003-09-07
The Cherry Orchard Charlotte Ivanovna 1999-01-01
Genghis Cohn Dr. Helga Feuchtwanger, Psychiatrist 1994-03-02
Genghis Cohn Dr. Helga Feuchtwanger 1994-03-02
Bejewelled Beatrice 1991-01-20
Strike It Rich Mrs de Vere 1990-01-26
Murder with Mirrors Miss Bellaver 1985-02-20
Rising Damp Miss Jones 1980-05-03
Wombling Free Julia Frogmorton 1977-12-31
Housewives' Choice Marcia 1976-10-19
To the Devil a Daughter Salvation Army Major 1976-03-04
All Good Men 1974-01-31
Our Miss Fred Miss Lockhart 1972-12-14
Right To Work March Elizabeth I 1972-10-19
Every Home Should Have One Maud Crape 1970-03-05