Glenda Jackson

Politician / Film Actress / Stage Actress / Actress | * 05/09/1936 (86) | Birkenhead, Wirral (United Kingdom (UK))
Glenda May Jackson (born 9 May 1936) is an English actress and former Member of Parliament (MP). She is one of the few artists to achieve the Triple Crown of Acting winning the two Academy Awards, three Emmy Awards and a Tony Award. She was made Commander of the Order of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II in 1978. She has won the Academy Award for Best Actress twice: for her role in Women in Love (1970) and A Touch of Class (1973). She won the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role for Sunday Bloody Sunday (1971). Other notable roles include Mary, Queen of Scots (1971), Hedda (1975), The Incredible Sarah (1976), and Hopscotch (1980). She won two Primetime Emmy Awards for her role as Elizabeth I in the B... ()
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Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Romance / Love

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Awards & Nominations for Glenda Jackson

Commander of The Order of The British Empire 2x Academy Award for Best Actress BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play Drama League Award Evening Standard Theatre Award for Best Actress 4x Academy Award for Best Actress 3x Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play Tony Award for Best Featured Actress in a Play
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Movies with Glenda Jackson as Actress(47)

as Irene Jordan2023 The Great Escaper
as Narrator (voice)2021 Mothers of the Revolution
as Maud Palmer Horsham2019 Elizabeth Is Missing
as Harriet Cohen1992 The Secret Life of Arnold Bax
as Alisa Brimley1991 A Murder of Quality
as Queen Caroline1990 King of the Wind
as Miss Ricketts1989 Doombeach
as Anna Brangwen1989 The Rainbow
as Herodias / Lady Alice1988 Salome's Last Dance
as Charlotte1987 Beyond Therapy
as Babs Flynn1987 Business as Usual
as Neaera Duncan1985 Turtle Diary
as Yelena Bonner1984 Sakharov
as Margaret Grey1983 The Return of the Soldier
as Sophie1982 Giro City
as Patricia Neal1981 The Patricia Neal Story
as Isabella Garnell1980 Health
as Isobel1980 Hopscotch
as Tricia Brittenham1979 Lost and Found
as Conor MacMichael1979 The Class Of Miss MacMichael
as Ann Atkinson1978 House Calls
as Stevie Smith1978 Stevie
as Sister Alexandra1977 Nasty Habits
as Sarah Bernhardt1976 The Incredible Sarah
as Solange1975 The Maids
as Elizabeth1975 The Romantic Englishwoman
as Hedda Gabler1975 Hedda
as Sister Geraldine1974 The Tempter
as Vicki Allessio1973 A Touch of Class
as Lady Hamilton1973 Bequest to the Nation
as Alice Charlesworth1972 The Triple Echo
as Alex Greville1971 Sunday Bloody Sunday
as Queen Elizabeth1971 Mary, Queen of Scots
as Nina1971 The Music Lovers
as Rita Monroe (uncredited)1971 The Boy Friend
as Gudrun Brangwen1969 Women in Love
as Glenda1968 Tell Me Lies
as Vivien1968 Negatives
as Charlotte Corday1967 Marat/Sade
as Cathy1965 Horror of Darkness
as Singer at Party (uncredited)1963 This Sporting Life

TV Shows/Series with Glenda Jackson as Actress(7)

as Queen Elizabeth I2014 Great Lakes Wild
as herself1982 Wogan
as Herself - Guest1968 The Dick Cavett Show

Full Name: Glenda Jackson
Citizenship: United Kingdom (UK)
Born: Saturday, 05/09 1936 (May) in Birkenhead, Wirral (United Kingdom (UK)) (current age: 86 years + 315 days)
Zodiac sign: Taurus (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Languages: English (EN, native language)
Educated at: Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, West Kirby Grammar School
Employer: BBC
Member of: Royal Shakespeare Company
Children: Dan Hodges
Other names for Glenda Jackson (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Glenda May Jackson"
Glenda Jackson frequently works together with these people:
Ken Russell (16x, Crew)
Robert Enders (7x, Crew)
Douglas Slocombe (6x, Crew)
Melvin Frank (6x, Crew)
Robert Altman (5x, Crew)
Kenneth Colley (5x, Actor)
Christopher Gable (5x, Actor)
Peter Tanner (5x, Crew)
Shirley Russell (5x, Crew)
George Frost (4x, Crew)
John Cameron (4x, Crew)
Terry Wogan (3x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:75289, Added: 05/24/2018, Last updated: 03/19/2023