Geraldine James

Stage Actress / Film Actress / Actress | * 07/06/1950 (70) | Maidenhead, Berkshire, England, UK
Geraldine James, OBE (born 6 July 1950) is an English actress. Theatre director Peter Hall said that James ranks amongst the great English classical actresses. James has been nominated four times for the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actress; for Dummy (1977), The Jewel in the Crown (1984), Band of Gold (1995) and The Sins (2000). For her role as Portia in the 1989 Broadway revival of The Merchant of Venice, she was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play and won the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play. She also won the Volpi Cup for Best Actress at the 1989 Venice Film Festival for She's Been Away. Her film credits include Gandhi (1982), The Tall Guy (1989), Sherlock Holmes (2009), ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Crime | Comedies

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Awards & Nominations for Geraldine James

Officer of The Order of The British Empire Volpi Cup for Best Actress Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play

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Movies with Geraldine James as Actress(53)

as Queen Mary2019 Downton Abbey
as Hilary2017 Beast
as Rita2017 Daphne
as Dr. Turbeville2017 Megan Leavey
as Blue Squadron2016 Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
as Lena2015 45 Years
as Monique2015 Robot Overlords
as Martha2013 Legacy
as Voice of Dr. Easy2013 Dr. Easy
as Oonagh Toffolo2013 Diana
as The Farmer's Wife2012 The Farmer's Wife
as Gwendolen Chawcer2012 13 Steps Down
as Cecilia Vanger2011 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
as Vivienne2011 Arthur
as Lady Ascot2010 Alice in Wonderland
as Connie2010 Made in Dagenham
as Mrs. Hudson2009 Sherlock Holmes
as Joanna the Concubine2008 Heist
as Narrator (voice)2007 Ocean Voyagers
as Jane Austen (voice)2007 Northanger Abbey
as Eileen2007 The Time of Your Life
as Mother Needham2006 A Harlot's Progress
as Elizabeth Powell2003 Hearts of Gold
as Marie2003 Calendar Girls
as Mrs. Mortimer2002 The Hound of the Baskervilles
as Joyce Malfen2002 White Teeth
as Mum2002 Taliesin Jones
as Susan Higgins2002 An Angel for May
as Mother2001 All Forgotten
as Vera, Natalia's Mother2000 The Luzhin Defence
as Dr. Ludmilla Kropotkin1997 The Man Who Knew Too Little
as Edna1996 Moll Flanders
as Sarah Williams1994 Doggin' Around
as Mrs. Henderson1994 Words Upon the Window Pane
as Dr. Mercedes Honeysett1994 The Healer
as Anne O'Dwyer1994 No Worries
as Kristine Linde1992 A Doll's House
as Rebeca Osorio1991 Prince of Shadows
as Gertrude Brisket1989 The Wolves of Willoughby Chase
as Carmen1989 The Tall Guy
as Lady Emma Hamilton1982 I Remember Nelson
as Mirabehn1982 Gandhi
as Pamela1980 Sweet William
as Sally1979 The Dumb Waiter
as Miss Hunt1979 Who's Who

TV Shows/Series with Geraldine James as Actress(24)

as Caroline Matteson2019 Back to Life
as Marilla Cuthbert2017 Anne with an E
as Julie Wells2016 The Five
as Milner2013 Utopia
as Barbara Turney2008 The Last Enemy
as Lorraine Hall2006 Jane Hall
2004 Hex
as Gloria Green2000 The Sins
1998 Seesaw
as Beatrice1997 Rebecca
as Dr. Trish Collings1991 Stanley and the Women
as Sarah Layton1984 The Jewel in the Crown
as Barbara Kirk1981 The History Man
as herself1978 An Audience with...

Full Name: Geraldine James
Citizenship: United Kingdom (UK)
Born: Thursday, 07/06 1950 (July) in Maidenhead (current age: 70 years + 33 days)
Zodiac sign: Cancer (Chinese zodiac sign: Tiger)
Languages: English (EN)
Educated at: Downe House, Drama Centre London
Geraldine James frequently works together with these people:
Charles Dance (4x, Actor)
Anna Massey (4x, Actress)
Julian Fellowes (4x, Actor)
Kenneth Cranham (4x, Actor)
John Thaw (4x, Actor)
Kevin Whately (4x, Actor)
Julia Wilson (4x, Crew)
Geoffrey Palmer (4x, Actor)
Becki Ponting (4x, Crew)
Pen Densham (4x, Crew)
Martyn Colbeck (4x, Cast)
Jeff Turner (4x, Crew)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:1894, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 07/21/2020