Eileen June ATKINS

Biography

Gender Female
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Birthdate 1934-06-16
Education Latymer GS, Guildhall Sch of Music and Drama (AGSM)
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Style Dame Eileen Atkins, DBE
Career actress; hon memb GSM; Hon DLitt Univ of Oxford 2011; >ir< incl: Twelfth Night, Richard III, The Tempest (Old Vic) 1962, The Killing of Sister George (Bristol Old Vic transfd Duke of York, Best Actress Standard Award) 1963, The Cocktail Party (Wyndham's transferred Haymarket) 1968, Vivat! Vivat! Regina! (Piccadilly, Variety Award) 1970, Suzanne Andler (Aldwych) 1973, As You Like It (Stratford) 1973, St Joan (Old Vic) 1977, Passion Play (Aldwych) 1981, Medea (Young Vic) 1986, Winter's Tale, Cymbeline (Olivier Award), Mountain Language (NT) 1988, A Room of One's Own (Hampstead, NY Critics' Special citation) 1989, Exclusive (Strand) 1989, Prin (NY) 1990, Hannah Jelkes in The Night of the Iguana (Critics' Circle Award) 1992, John Gabriel in Bork Man (NT) 1997, Agnes in A Delicate Balance (Haymarket Theatre Royal (Evening Standard Best Actress Award)) 1998, The Unexpected Man (RSC, The Pit and The Duchess) 1998, A Room of One's Own (Hampstead Theatre) 2001, Unexpected Man (Promenade Theatre NY) 2001, Honour (Cottesloe NT, Olivier Award), The Retreat from Moscow (Booth Theatre) 2003-04, The Birthday Party (The Duchess) 2005, Doubt (Walter Kerr Theatre NY) 2005-06, There Came a Gypsy Riding (Almeida) 2007, The Sea (Theatre Royal Haymarket) 2008, The Female of the Species (Vaudeville Theatre) 2008, All That Fall (Arts Theatre) 2012; >ir< incl: The Duchess of Malfi, Sons and Lovers, Smiley's People, Nelly's Version, The Burston Rebellion, Breaking Up, The Vision, Mrs Pankhurst in In My Defence (series) 1990, A Room of One's Own 1990, Lost Language of Cranes 1992, The Maitlands 1993, A Dance to the Music of Time 1997, Talking Heads 1998, David Copperfield 1999, Madame Bovary 2000, Elizabeth and Bertie 2001, The Lives of Animals 2002, Waking the Dead 2006, Cranford 2007 (Best Actress BAFTA TV Awards and Press Awards 2008, Outstanding Supporting Actress Emmy Award 2008, Golden Glob Award), Psychoville 2008, Poitot: Murder on the Orient Express 2009, Upstairs Downstairs 2010, Doc Martin 2011 and 2013, The Scapegoat 2012; >ir< incl: Equus 1974, The Dresser 1984, Let Him Have It 1990, Wolf 1993, Cold Comfort Farm 1995, Jack and Sarah 1995, The Avengers 1998, Women Talking Dirty 1999, Gosford Park 2001, The Hours 2002, What a Girl Wants 2003, Vanity Fair 2003, Ask the Dust 2004, Evening 2007, Last Chance Harvey 2008, Robin Hood 2009; also co-creator of Upstairs Downstairs and The House of Eliott, writer/adaptor Mrs Dalloway (1998); Best TV Actress Broadcasting Press Guild Awards 2008
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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