Helen McCrory

Helen McCrory

Training

Drama Centre, London

Theatre

For the National: Medea, The Last of the Haussmans, The Devil's Disciple, The Seagull, Trelawney of the Wells, Fuente Ovejuna

For the RSC: Les Enfants du Paradis

In London's West End: As You Like It

Other recent theatre includes: The Late Middle Classes, Rosmersholm, Old Times, Five Gold Rings, Twelfth Night, Uncle Vanya, Platonov, Triumph of Love, In a Little World of Our Own, Macbeth, Venice Preserved, Keeley and Du, Pride and Prejudice

TV

Penny Dreadful, Tommy Cooper, Peaky Blinders, Leaving, We'll Take Manhattan, Doctor Who, Life, Frankenstein, Messiah: The Harrowing, Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Silk Stocking, Charles II, Carla, Dead Gorgeous, The Jury, Lucky Jim, North Square, Anna Karenina, In a Land of Plenty, Split Second, Spoonface Steinberg, Stand and Deliver, The Fragile Heart, Witness Against Hitler, Trial and Retribution, Scene: Forest People, Street Life, Rik Mayall Presents: Old Dirty Town, The Entertainer, Full Stretch

Film

Bill, The Woman in Black, Angel of Death, A Little Chaos, Skyfall, Flying Blind, Hugo Cabret, 4,3,2,1, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Fantastic Mr Fox, The Special Relationship, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Flashbacks of a Fool, The Queen, Casanova, Enduring Love, Charlotte Gray, The Count of Monte Cristo, Hotel Splendide, Dad Savage, The James Gang, Interview with the Vampire, The Flemish Board

Awards

Trelawney of the Wells – Ian Charleson Award

North Square – Critics' Circle Award for Best Actress

Street Life – Royal Television Society Award, Monte Carlo Award and Welsh BAFTA for Best Actress

 

Published April 2014

(Photo: Alisa Connan)