Frances Barber

as Betty in the movie 24 heures de la vie dune femme

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Was born at 13 May 1958 (now is 60 years old) in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England, UK

'Frances Barber' has worked in a string of award-winningproductions for the National Theatre and the Royal Shakespeare Company,taking roles as diverse as Eliza in Pygmalion and Lady Macbeth inMacbeth. Among her film appearances are roles in 'Stephen Frears' ' Prick Up Your Ears (1987) and Sammy and Rosie Get Laid (1987) , 'Dennis Potter (I)' 's Secret Friends (1991) and 'John Irvine (I)' 's Shiner (2000) with 'Michael Caine (I)' ,'Peter Greenaway' 's A Zed & Two Noughts (1985) ,'Peter Capaldi' 's Soft Top Hard Shoulder (1993) , and Still Crazy (1998) . Most recently she has appeared in Mauvaise passe (1999) (The Escort) with 'Daniel Auteuil' and Esther Kahn (2000) . Frances made her television breakthroughin 'Mike Leigh (I)' 's "Play for Today" (1970) {Home Sweet Home (#12.

19)} . SubsequentTV work includes 'Kenneth Branagh' 's Twelfth Night, or What You Will (1988) (TV) as Viola, a role shereprised for Branagh on stage, BBC's Annie Besant, "Inspector Morse" (1987) , "Spitting Image" (1984) and theBBC's adaptation of the Nancy Mitford classic "Love in a Cold Climate" (2001) . On stage, Frances won the 1984Olivier award for Most Promising Newcomer as Marguerite in the RSCproduction of Camille. She has worked in some of the UK's mostprestigious theatres, including the Royal National Theatre, the RSC,Hull Truck, Oxford Playhouse, the Royal Exchange, the Donmar Warehouseand the Royal Court. Frances was most recently seen on stage in'Patrick Marber' 's production of Closer at The Lyric, Hammersmith.

She attended Bangor university. .

There is some small facts about Frances Barber:
  • She was nominated for a 1997 Laurence Olivier Theatre Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role of 1996 for her performance in "Uncle Vanya".
  • (October 2007) Playing Goneril in Shakespeare's "King Lear", and Arkadina in Chekhov's "The Seagull", with the Royal Shakespeare Company, alongside Sir Ian McKellen.
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There is the list of movies, where Frances Barber was taked part:
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1 24 heures de la vie dune femme movie 24 heures de la vie dune femme 2002 as Betty
2 A Flame to the Phoenix movie A Flame to the Phoenix 1983 as Wanda Grabinska
3 An Audience with Diana Ross movie An Audience with Diana Ross 1999 as Herself - Audience Member
4 Bremner, Bird and Fortune: A Bunch of Counts movie Bremner, Bird and Fortune: A Bunch of Counts 2005 as Various
5 Hand on the Shoulder movie Hand on the Shoulder 1997 as Translator's voice
6 Mr. Holmes movie Mr. Holmes 2015 as Matinee 'Madame Schirmer'
7 Pet Shop Boys: A Life in Pop movie Pet Shop Boys: A Life in Pop 2006 as Herself
8 Rules of Engagement movie Rules of Engagement 1997 as Harriet Saunders
9 Sammy and Rosie Get Laid movie Sammy and Rosie Get Laid 1987 as Rosie Hobbs
10 Agatha Christies Poirot movie Agatha Christies Poirot 1989 as Merlina Rival
11 Celebrity Antiques Road Trip movie Celebrity Antiques Road Trip 2011 as Herself
12 Dalziel and Pascoe movie Dalziel and Pascoe 1996 as Amanda 'Cap' Marvell
13 The Life of Rock with Brian Pern movie The Life of Rock with Brian Pern 2014 as Wendy
14 This Is David Lander movie This Is David Lander 1988 as Irina Tereschkov
15 3 Steps to Heaven movie 3 Steps to Heaven 1995 as Andrea Wallis
16 A Royal Scandal movie A Royal Scandal 1997 as Lady Jersey
17 A Zed & Two Noughts movie A Zed & Two Noughts 1985 as Venus de Milo
18 Acceptable Levels movie Acceptable Levels 1985 as Jill
19 Advance to Contact movie Advance to Contact 2013 as Dr. Catherine Sheldon
20 Aristophanes: The Gods Are Laughing movie Aristophanes: The Gods Are Laughing 1995 as Adonia
21 Boudica movie Boudica 2003 as Agrippina
22 Bucky movie Bucky 2016 as Miss Eversham
23 Castaway movie Castaway 1986 as Sister Saint Winifred
24 Chambre à part movie Chambre à part 1989 as Gert
25 Circles of Deceit: Sleeping Dogs movie Circles of Deceit: Sleeping Dogs 1996 as Annie Shepherd
26 Clem movie Clem 1987 as Lisa
27 Dead Fish movie Dead Fish 2005 as S & M Prostitute
28 Dirty Old Town movie Dirty Old Town 1995 as Sally Denton
29 Du fond du coeur movie Du fond du coeur 1994 as Anna Lindsay
30 El elegido movie El elegido 2016 as Natalia
31 Esther Kahn movie Esther Kahn 2000 as Rivka Kahn
32 Flack movie Flack 2015 as Caroline
33 Flyfishing movie Flyfishing 2002 as Frances
34 Giorgino movie Giorgino 1994 as Marie
35 Goal II: Living the Dream movie Goal II: Living the Dream 2007 as Carol Harmison
36 Goal! movie Goal! 2005 as Carol Harmison
37 Happy Toys movie Happy Toys 2014 as Connie
38 His Passionate Bride movie His Passionate Bride 2004 as Narrator
39 It Could Be You movie It Could Be You 1995 as Wendy
40 King Lear movie King Lear 2008 as Goneril
There is the list of some articles of Frances Barber:
  • "Radio Times" (UK), 11 June 1994, pg. 7, by: Rupert Smith, "Social Climber"
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