Jan. 9th, 1956
London, England, UK
Imelda Staunton's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2010 - Alice in Wonderland
2010 - Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I
2009 - Taking Woodstock
2008 - A Bunch of Amateurs
2008 - Three and Out
2007 - Freedom Writers
2007 - Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
2005 - Nanny McPhee
2004 - Vera Drake
2003 - Bright Young Things
2003 - Blackball
2000 - Chicken Run
1998 - Shakespeare in Love
1995 - Sense and Sensibility
1993 - Much Ado About Nothing
1992 - Peter's Friends
Guest TV Roles
Staff Nurse White
Reverend Mary Truegood
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- Turned down a recurring role in _"Desperate Housewives" (2004)_ (qv).
- Daughter, 'Bessie Carter' (qv), born in 1993.
- Became an Associate Member of RADA.
- She was awarded the O.B.E. (Officer of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2006 New Year's Honours List for her services to drama.
- She won the "Coppa Volpi" award for her performance in _Vera Drake (2004)_ (qv) at the 2004 Venice Film Festvial. The movie "Vera Drake" also won the "Gold Lion" award for the best movie at the same event.
- Attended La Sainte Union Convent, a convent school in the north of London.
- Graduated from RADA.
- Has a beautiful singing voice, heard in the film Peter's Friends (1992).