Harriet Walter

Harriet Walter

British actress
Dame Harriet Mary Walter DBE is a British actress. She has performed on stage with the Royal Shakespeare Company, and received an Olivier Award, and nominations for a Tony Award, five Emmy Awards, and a Screen Actors Guild Award.Wikipedia
BornSeptember 24, 1950
HometownLondon, England
Height5'8" (1.73m)
SpouseGuy Paul
PartnerPeter Blythe
ParentsXandra Carandini Lee, Roderick Walter

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‘Succession’ Star Harriet Walter To Play Margaret Thatcher In ‘Frost/Nixon’-Style Channel 4 Drama From Stephen Frears, James Graham, Steve Coogan

  • EXCLUSIVE: Will this lady be for turning? Succession star Harriet Walter is taking on Maggie Thatcher in splashy Channel 4 drama series Brian and Margaret, which is being directed by Stephen Frears, penned by James Graham and co-starring Steve Coogan. Coogan’s BBC Studios-backed Baby Cow is producing. Unveiled with three weeks until the general election, …


The House of Bernarda Alba at the National Theatre review: a study of repression horribly relevent to today

Director Rebecca Frecknall creates one of the finest acting ensembles of recent years for this remorseless study of repression, set in a house of women in 1930s Andalucia but horribly apt for today. Harriet Walter is Bernarda, mourning her dead husband with viciously formal observance. Her mother, her five daughters and two servants are played by a set of arrestingly watchable actresses, from Rosalind Eleazar to Bryony Hannah.
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