Alison Steadman

Alison Steadman

British actress
Alison Steadman OBE is an English actress. She received the 1991 National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actress for the Mike Leigh film Life Is Sweet and the 1993 Olivier Award for Best Actress for her role as Mari in the original production of The Rise and Fall of Little Voice.Wikipedia
BornAugust 26, 1946
HometownLiverpool, England
Height5'4" (1.63m)
SpouseMike Leigh (m 1973 - 2001)
PartnerMichael Elwyn
ChildrenToby Leigh , Leo Leigh
ParentsGeorge Percival Steadman , Marjorie Evans
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Kay Mellor, Leeds-born creator of bittersweet prime-time TV dramas including Fat Friends and Band of Gold – obituary

  • Kay Mellor, who has died aged 71, became a highly successful television writer after an inauspicious start as a teenage mother in the 1960s. She was behind the drama Fat Friends, set in a Leeds slimming club; the lottery series The Syndicate, starring Timothy Spall in the first season and Neil Morrissey in the fourth; and In the Club, following the widely differing lives of six couples attending parenting classes during their pregnancies.

MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Life
Life
5h 55min
2021
Roald And Beatrix The Tail Of The Curious Mouse
Roald And Beatrix The Tail Of The Curious Mouse
2020
23 Walks
23 Walks
1h 42min
2020
Under the Knife
Under the Knife
1h 30min
2019
Hold the Sunset
Hold the Sunset
TV-14
0h 30min
2018
The Day My Nan Died
The Day My Nan Died
2014
Boomers
Boomers
0h 28min
2014
Come Rain, Come Shine
Come Rain, Come Shine
1h 45min
2011
Who Gets the Dog?
Who Gets the Dog?
1h 55min
2007
Worst Week of My Life
Worst Week of My Life
0h 29min
2004
Chunky Monkey
Chunky Monkey
1h 27min
2003
Fat Friends
Fat Friends
2000

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2001British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActressFat FriendsNominated