Miranda Richardson made her film debut in 1985 playing convicted murderer Ruth Ellis in the movie Dance with a Stranger. She then received nominations for Academy Award for both the films Damage in 1992 and Tom & Viv in 1994. She also won an award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for the film Damage at the BAFTA Award and has been a seven-time BAFTA Award nominee.
Richardson has also been nominated for seven Golden Globe Awards and won twice for the films Enchanted April in 1992 and the TV film Fatherland in 1994.
She has a successful and extensive career in the theater industry. She first started as an assistant stage manager at the Manchester Library Theatre in 1979 which followed a number of appearances in Repertory Theater. Some of her plays include Moving, A Lie of the Mind, Orlando, Grasses of a Thousand Colours, etc.
One critic noted Richardson as the greatest actress of our time in any medium for her role in Orlando.
Richardson is also notable for her portrayal of the toxic Daily Prophet journalist, Rita Skeeter in the Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1.
Although she has starred in numerous films, including Underworld, Empire of the Sun, Sleepy Hollow, The Phantom of the Opera, and Muppets Most Wanted, Richardson is probably most known for her portrayal of the toxic Daily Prophet journalist, Rita Skeeter in the Harry Potter franchise. However, her role in the iconic UK historical comedy series Blackadder, has been considered one of her very best. Richardson’s capricious ‘Queenie’ Elizabeth the First has become a firm favorite with everyone who’s seen it.
Richardson is well known for her environmental concerns, and focuses on raising awareness for many causes, including World Wildlife Fund, International Centre for Birds of Prey, and the Galapagos Conservation Trust.
Her birth name is Miranda Jane Richardson, she has an older sister and was enrolled at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.
What is The Nationality of Miranda Richardson?
Miranda Richardson is an English actress and comedian and was born on March 3, 1958, in Southport, Lancashire, England.
How Old is Miranda Richardson?
Miranda Richardson is now 61 years old and she’s a Pisces.
How Tall is Miranda Richardson and How Much Does She Weigh?
Miranda Richardson is 5 feet 4 inches and weighs 132 pounds.
Is Miranda Richardson Married or Single?
Miranda Richardson has kept her private life “private” but she was rumored to be married to the English actor, comedian, and writer Rowan Atkinson. During a candid interview with Daily Mail, when asked about getting married, she said “My pets – two dogs, two cats, and an axolotl are like family. I think marriage would be quite good for me, but I’m not going to just go out and hire someone.”
How Much is Miranda Richardson’s Net Worth?
Miranda Richardson’s net worth is $8 million.
Does Miranda Richardson Have Any Children?
Miranda Richardson does not have any children.
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