Miranda Richardson

Miranda Richardson



Place of birth:

Southport, Lancashire, England, UK:


Miranda Jane Richardson (born 3 March 1958) is an English actor. She made her film debut playing Ruth Ellis in Dance with a Stranger (1985) and went on to receive Academy Award nominations for Damage (1992) and Tom & Viv (1994). A seven-time BAFTA Award nominee, she won the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for Damage. She has also been nominated for seven Golden Globe Awards, winning twice for Enchanted April (1992) and the TV film Fatherland (1994). In 1996, one critic asserted that she is "the greatest actress of our time in any medium" after she appeared in Orlando at the Edinburgh Festival. Richardson began her career in 1979 and made her West End debut in the 1981 play Moving, before being nominated for the 1987 Olivier Award for Best Actress for A Lie of the Mind. Her television credits include Blackadder (1986–1989), A Dance to the Music of Time (1997), Merlin (1998), The Lost Prince (2003), Gideon's Daughter (2006), the sitcom The Life and Times of Vivienne Vyle (2007), and Rubicon (2010). She was nominated for the 2015 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Narrator for Operation Orangutan. Description above from the Wikipedia article Miranda Richardson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


The House (2022)
as Aunt Clarice (voice)
Rams (2020)
as Kat
Stronger (2017)
as Patty Bauman
Churchill (2017)
as Clementine Churchill
iBoy (2017)
as Nancy 'Nan' Harvey
An Inspector Calls (2015)
as Sybil Birling
Casanova (2015)
as Marquise d'Urfé
Operation Orangutan (2015)
as Narrator (voice)
Sex Story: Fifty Shades of Grey (2015)
as Narrator (voice)
The Incredible Adventures Of Professor Branestawm (2014)
as Mrs Blitherington
Testament of Youth (2014)
as Miss Lorimer
Muppets Most Wanted (2014)
as Berliner at Window
Hello: A Portrait Of Leslie Phillips (2013)
Hidden Universe (2013)
Belle (2013)
as Lady Ashford
Parade's End (2012)
as Mrs. Wannop
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)
as Rita Skeeter
Made in Dagenham (2010)
as Barbara Castle
Turtle: The Incredible Journey (2009)
as Narrator (Voice)
The Young Victoria (2009)
as Duchess of Kent
Blackadder's Most Cunning Moments (2008)
as Self
Blackadder Exclusive: The Whole Rotten Saga (2008)
Kis Vuk (2008)
as Anna Conda (voice)
Southland Tales (2007)
as Nana Mae Frost
Fred Claus (2007)
as Annette Claus
Puffball (2007)
as Mabs Tucker
Provoked: A True Story (2007)
as Veronica Scott
Spinning Into Butter (2007)
as Dean Catherine Kenney
Paris, je t'aime (2006)
as La femme au trench rouge (Bastille)
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
as Rita Skeeter
Gideon's Daughter (2005)
as Stella
Wah-Wah (2005)
as Lauren Compton
Comic Aid (2005)
The Phantom of the Opera (2004)
as Madame Giry
Churchill: The Hollywood Years (2004)
as Eva Braun
The Prince & Me (2004)
as Queen Rosalind
Falling Angels (2003)
as Mary Field
The Rage in Placid Lake (2003)
as Sylvia Lake
The Actors (2003)
as Mrs. Magnani
The Hours (2002)
as Vanessa Bell
Spider (2002)
as Yvonne / Mrs. Cleg
Snow White (2001)
as Queen Elspeth
Baldrick's Video Diary (2001)
as herself
Get Carter (2000)
as Gloria Carter
Chicken Run (2000)
as Mrs. Tweedy (voice)
Sleepy Hollow: Behind the Legend (2000)
as Herself
The Miracle Maker (2000)
as Mary Magdalene
Sleepy Hollow (1999)
as Lady Mary Van Tassel / Crone Witch
Jacob Two Two Meets the Hooded Fang (1999)
as Miss Fowl
The Big Brass Ring (1999)
as Dinah Pellarin
Blackadder: Back & Forth (1999)
as Queenie
The King and I (1999)
as Anna Leonowens (voice)
Alice in Wonderland (1999)
as Queen of Hearts
Ted & Ralph (1998)
as Henrietta Blough-Pendleton
The Scold's Bridle (1998)
as Dr. Sarah Blakeney
St. Ives (1998)
as Susan Gilchrist
The Apostle (1997)
as Toosie
The Designated Mourner (1997)
as Judy
Swann (1997)
as Sarah Maloney
The Evening Star (1996)
as Patsy Carpenter
Saint-Ex (1996)
as Consuelo de Saint-Exupéry
Kansas City (1996)
as Carolyn Stilton
La notte e il momento (1995)
as Julie
Fatherland (1994)
as Charlie Maguire
Tom & Viv (1994)
as Vivienne Haigh-Wood
Century (1993)
as Clara
The Line, the Cross & the Curve (1993)
as Mysterious Woman
Space Virgins from Planet Sex (1993)
as Miss Straugheim
Damage (1992)
as Ingrid Fleming
The Crying Game (1992)
as Jude
Mr. Wakefield's Crusade (1992)
as Sandra
Enchanted April (1991)
as Rose Arbuthnot
Old Times (1991)
Redemption (1991)
as Valerie Paris
Broken Skin (1991)
Les Dogs (1990)
as Bride's Mother
Mio caro dottor Gräsler (1990)
as Friederike / Widow Sommer
Ball-Trap On The Cote Sauvage (1989)
as Early Bird
El sueño del mono loco (1989)
as Marilyn
Blackadder's Christmas Carol (1988)
as Queens Elizabeth I / Asphyxia XIX
Mountain Language (1988)
as Young Woman
The Master Builder (1988)
as Hilde Wangel
Sweet As You Are (1988)
as Julia Perry
Empire of the Sun (1987)
as Mrs. Victor
Eat the Rich (1987)
as DHSS Blonde
The Death of the Heart (1987)
as Daphne Heccomb
After Pilkington (1987)
as Penny Newhouse
Underworld (1985)
as Oriel
The Innocent (1985)
as Mary Turner
Dance with a Stranger (1985)
as Ruth Ellis
The Magician’s Elephant ()
as (voice)