Imelda Staunton

Imelda Staunton

British actress
Imelda Mary Philomena Bernadette Staunton CBE is an English actress and singer. After training at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, Staunton began her career in repertory theatre in 1976 and appeared in various theatre productions in the United Kingdom.Wikipedia
BornJanuary 9, 1956
HometownArchway, United Kingdom
Height5'0" (1.52m)
SpouseJim Carter (m 1983 - present)
ChildrenBessie Carter
ParentsBridie Staunton , Joseph Staunton
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Top Stories

Gentleman Jack star lands role in new series of The Crown – get the details

  • BBC drama Gentleman Jack starring Suranne Jones and Sophie Rundle has a huge following – so fans will no doubt be thrilled to learn that one star of the show will be appearing in the upcoming fifth season of The Crown. MORE: Suranne Jones' next major project after Gentleman Jack revealed Lydia Leonard, who is known for her part in Gentleman Jack as Mariana Lawton, has taken on the role of Cherie Blair on the Netflix series. Lydia will star opposite Doctor Foster star Bertie Carvel who will portr

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Jim Carter snaps back at Philip Schofield on This Morning

Phillip Schofield couldn't resist asking Downton Abbey star Jim Carter about his wife Imelda Staunton's upcoming stint on The Crown. Staunton is due to play Queen Elizabeth in the final seasons of the Netflix show, but Carter had no time for Schofield's probing into the topic.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Amulet
Amulet
R
1h 39min
2020
Alan Bennett's Talking Heads
Alan Bennett's Talking Heads
2020
Flesh and Blood
Flesh and Blood
2020
Finding Your Feet
Finding Your Feet
PG-13
1h 51min
2018
Gypsy
Gypsy
2016
The Crown
The Crown
TV-MA
0h 58min
2016
Pride
Pride
R
1h 59min
2014
The Awakening
The Awakening
R
1h 47min
2012
The Pirates! Band of Misfits
The Pirates! Band of Misfits
PG
1h 28min
2012
The Girl
The Girl
1h 31min
2012
The Awakening
The Awakening
R
1h 42min
2012
Taking Woodstock
Taking Woodstock
R
2h
2009
A Deal Is a Deal
A Deal Is a Deal
R
1h 46min
2008
Freedom Writers
Freedom Writers
PG-13
2h 3min
2007
The Wind in the Willows
The Wind in the Willows
1h 39min
2006
My Family and Other Animals
My Family and Other Animals
1h 30min
2005
Vera Drake
Vera Drake
R
2h 5min
2004
Crush
Crush
R
1h 48min
2002

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2015British Academy of Film & Television ArtsSupporting ActressPrideNominated
2013British Academy of Film & Television ArtsSupporting ActressThe GirlNominated
2013Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a MovieThe GirlNominated
2010British Academy of Film & Television ArtsSupporting ActressCranfordNominated
2005British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActress in a Leading RoleVera DrakeWinner