Brenda Blethyn

Brenda Blethyn

British actress
Brenda Blethyn OBE is an English actress. She is the recipient of several accolades, including one Golden Globe, one BAFTA, one Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress and two Academy Award nominations.Wikipedia
BornFebruary 20, 1946
HometownRamsgate, England
Net worth$5 million
Height5'2" (1.57m)
SpouseMichael Mayhew (m 2010 - present) , Alan Blethyn (m 1964 - 1973)
ParentsLouisa Kathleen Bottle , William Charles Bottle
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Brenda Blethyn hints Vera could make big change to the show

  • ITV's Vera, starring actress Brenda Blethyn, is not only adored for the lead character's no-nonsense way of working, but also its picturesque coastal location of the North East, which has been the drama's home since the beginning. MORE: Brenda Blethyn talks family life and not having children But now, the actress, who is also currently starring in fellow ITV show Kate & Koji, has hinted the murder mystery show might move away from its iconic location for a potential Christmas special episode. WA

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2006British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActress in a Supporting RolePride & PrejudiceNominated
2005British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActressPride & PrejudiceNominated
2001Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Miniseries or a MovieAnne FrankNominated
2001Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedySaving GraceNominated
1999Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion PictureLittle VoiceNominated