Julie Christie

Julie Christie

British actress and activist
Julie Frances Christie is a British actress. An icon of the Swinging Sixties, Christie is the recipient of numerous accolades including an Academy Award, a BAFTA Award, a Golden Globe, and a Screen Actors Guild Award.Wikipedia
BornApril 14, 1940
HometownChabua, India
Net worth$10 million
Height5'3" (1.60m)
SpouseDuncan Campbell (m 2008 - present)
PartnerDon Bessant
ParentsRosemary Christie , Frank St. John Christie
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Top Stories

Leslie Phillips' little known short speech in the Commons witnessed by a handful of MPs

  • Screen legend Leslie Phillips, star of countless TV and movie roles, once performed on the UK political stage, standing at the despatch box of the House of Commons. The actor, who has died aged 98, was a regular visitor to parliament, attending several annual dinners of the all-party Parliamentary Historic Vehicles Group, twice as guest speaker. "Leslie was a lover of classic cars, dating back to when he made a film called The Fast Lady in 1962, which was all about a vintage Bentley," Sir Greg, a former minister under Margaret Thatcher, Sir John Major and David Cameron, told Sky News.

Videos

Why Doctor Zhivago is the one film to watch this week

David Lean’s epic tale of loss and longing is being re-released as part of the BFI’s Love season. Peter Bradshaw recommends Lean’s film, which tracks the illicit love affair between Omar Sharif’s idealistic doctor and the tragic, abused Lara (Julie Christie) across the course of the Russian revolution. Doctor Zhivago, which also stars Tom Courtenay and Rod Steiger, is playing across the UK in selected cinemas.
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Albums

Hunchback of Notre Dame
Hunchback of Notre Dame
1996

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2008Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading RoleAway from HerWinner
2008Academy AwardActress in a Leading RoleAway from HerNominated
2008British Academy of Film & Television ArtsLeading ActressAway from HerNominated
2008Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - DramaAway from HerWinner
2005British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActress in a Supporting RoleFinding Neverland (film)Nominated