Eileen Atkins

Actress | Miscellaneous Crew | Writer
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KNOWN FOR 
Gosford Park (2001) | Cold Mountain (2003) | What a Girl Wants (2003)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 9 wins & 10 nominations More »
AKA 
Dame Eileen Atkins
BORN 
Jun 16, 1934 (age 84)
HEIGHT 
5' 6½" (1.69m)

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Films in Production (1 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Past Film & Video (37 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (65 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Doc MartinDoc Martin (TV Series) Ruth Ellingham (31 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011–2017 31
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  • Primary photo for The CrownThe Crown (TV Series) Queen Mary (5 episodes, 2016)  Less 2016 5
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  • Primary photo for ViciousVicious (TV Series) Rosemary (1 episode, 2016)  Less 2016 1
    • The Finale (Jun 19, 2016) Rosemary (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for Valentine's KissValentine's Kiss (TV Mini-series) Catherine Maier (2 episodes, 2015)  Less 2015 2
  • Primary photo for This Is JinsyThis Is Jinsy (TV Series) Miss Penny (1 episode, 2014)  Less 2014 1
  • Primary photo for Upstairs DownstairsUpstairs Downstairs (TV Series) Writer (originally created by) (9 episodes, 2010), Maud, Lady Holland (3 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010–2012 9
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  • Primary photo for PsychovillePsychoville (TV Series) Nurse Edwina Kenchington (8 episodes, 2009)  Less 2009–2011 8
    • Andrews Nanotech (Jun 6, 2011) Nurse Edwina Kenchington  Less
    • The Hunt (Jun 2, 2011) Nurse Edwina Kenchington  Less
    • Dinner Party (May 12, 2011) Nurse Edwina Kenchington  Less
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  • Primary photo for This SeptemberThis September (TV Series) Violet Aird (2 episodes, 2010)  Less 2010 2
  • Primary photo for PoirotPoirot (TV Series) Princess Dragomiroff (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Ballet ShoesBallet Shoes (TV Movie) Madame Fidolia  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for CranfordCranford (TV Series) Miss Deborah Jenkyns (2 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007 2
    • August 1842 (May 4, 2008) Miss Deborah Jenkyns  Less
    • June 1842 (May 4, 2008) Miss Deborah Jenkyns  Less
  • Primary photo for Waking the DeadWaking the Dead (TV Series) Abigail Dusniak (2 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007 2
  • Primary photo for Agatha Christie's MarpleAgatha Christie's Marple (TV Series) Lady Tressilian (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Love AgainLove Again (TV Movie) Eva Larkin  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Bertie and ElizabethBertie and Elizabeth (TV Movie) Queen Mary  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Lives of AnimalsThe Lives of Animals (TV Movie) Actress  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for WitWit (TV Movie) Evelyn 'E.M.' Ashford  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The SleeperThe Sleeper (TV Mini-series) Violet Moon  Less 2000– 
  • Primary photo for David CopperfieldDavid Copperfield (TV Movie) Miss Jane Murdstone  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Tales from the MadhouseTales from the Madhouse (TV Mini-series) The Mourner (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Madame BovaryMadame Bovary (TV Movie) Marie Louise  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Talking Heads 2Talking Heads 2 (TV Mini-series) Celia (1 episode, 1998)  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for A Dance to the Music of TimeA Dance to the Music of Time (TV Mini-series) Brightman (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997 1
  • Primary photo for Cold Comfort FarmCold Comfort Farm (TV Movie) Judith Starkadder  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The House of EliottThe House of Eliott (TV Series) Writer (series deviser) (12 episodes, 1992), Writer (creator) (11 episodes, 1991), Writer (devised by) (3 episodes, 1994)  Less 1991–1994 26
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  • Primary photo for PerformancePerformance (TV Series) Mrs. May Maitland (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for ChillersChillers (TV Series) Mrs. Waggoner (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for A Room of One's OwnA Room of One's Own (TV Movie) Virginia Woolf  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The Modern World: Ten Great WritersThe Modern World: Ten Great Writers (TV Mini-series) Reader / Virginia Woolf (2 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988 2
  • Primary photo for Screen TwoScreen Two (TV Series) Helen Marriner / Kitty Higdon (2 episodes, 1985)  Less 1985–1987 2
  • Primary photo for Roman HolidayRoman Holiday (TV Movie) Countess  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for A Hazard of HeartsA Hazard of Hearts (TV Movie) Lady Harriet's Maid  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Breaking UpBreaking Up (TV Series) Mrs. Mailer (4 episodes, 1986)  Less 1986 4
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  • Primary photo for Titus AndronicusTitus Andronicus (TV Movie) Queen Tamora  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for A Better Class of PersonA Better Class of Person (TV Movie) Nellie Osborne  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for The Children's RebellionThe Children's Rebellion (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Shades of DarknessShades of Darkness (TV Series) Mrs. Rutledge (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
  • Primary photo for Nelly's VersionNelly's Version (TV Movie) Nelly  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for Smiley's PeopleSmiley's People (TV Mini-series) Madame Ostrakova (4 episodes, 1982)  Less 1982 4
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  • Primary photo for Oliver TwistOliver Twist (TV Movie) Mrs. Mann  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Celebrity PlayhouseCelebrity Playhouse (TV Series) Stella Kirby (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
    • Eden End (Dec 20, 1981) Stella Kirby  Less
  • Primary photo for Sons and LoversSons and Lovers (TV Mini-series) Gertrude Morel (7 episodes, 1981)  Less 1981 7
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  • Primary photo for BBC2 Play of the WeekBBC2 Play of the Week (TV Series) Vanity Fair (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Upstairs, DownstairsUpstairs, Downstairs (TV Series) Associate Series Creator (66 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1975 66
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  • Primary photo for Affairs of the HeartAffairs of the Heart (TV Series) Kate Cookham (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
    • Kate (Mar 9, 1975) Kate Cookham  Less
  • Primary photo for The Lady's Not for BurningThe Lady's Not for Burning (TV Movie) Jennet Jourdemayne  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for BBC Play of the MonthBBC Play of the Month (TV Series) Electra / Titania / Olga / Catherine Sloper (4 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969–1974 4
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  • Primary photo for The Lady from the SeaThe Lady from the Sea (TV Movie) Ellida Wangel  Less 1974
  • Primary photo for Stage 2Stage 2 (TV Series) Duchess (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for W. Somerset MaughamW. Somerset Maugham (TV Series) Olive Hardy / Leslie Crosbie (2 episodes, 1969)  Less 1969–1970 2
    • Olive (May 28, 1970) Olive Hardy  Less
    • The Letter (Jun 24, 1969) Leslie Crosbie  Less
  • Primary photo for SoloSolo (TV Series) Mary Kingsley (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for The Wednesday PlayThe Wednesday Play (TV Series) Woman / Mabel / The Girl / Joan (4 episodes, 1965)  Less 1965–1969 4
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  • Primary photo for The Sex GameThe Sex Game (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Half Hour StoryHalf Hour Story (TV Series) Her (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Theatre 625Theatre 625 (TV Series) Eileen (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Major BarbaraMajor Barbara (TV Movie) Barbara Undershaft  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for Five MoreFive More (TV Series) Girl (1 episode, 1966)  Less 1966 1
  • Primary photo for Knock on Any DoorKnock on Any Door (TV Series) Ruth (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for ITV Play of the WeekITV Play of the Week (TV Series) Kathy (2 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964–1965 2
  • Primary photo for The Massingham AffairThe Massingham Affair (TV Series) Charlotte Verney (6 episodes, 1964)  Less 1964 6
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  • Primary photo for Z CarsZ Cars (TV Series) Grace Patchett (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for ITV Television PlayhouseITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) Girl (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Emergency-Ward 10Emergency-Ward 10 (TV Series) Miss Spinks / Ariadna Spinks (2 episodes, 1961)  Less 1961 2
  • Primary photo for An Age of KingsAn Age of Kings (TV Series) Joan la Pucelle (Joan of Arc) / Lady Attending the Queen (3 episodes, 1960)  Less 1960 3
  • Primary photo for Hilda LesswaysHilda Lessways (TV Series) Maggie Clayhanger (6 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959 6
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Self (29 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Nothing Like a DameNothing Like a Dame Herself  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Charlie RoseCharlie Rose (TV Series) Herself - Guest (2 episodes, 1995)  Less 1995–2013
  • Primary photo for My HeroMy Hero (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Many Faces of...The Many Faces of... (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
    • Ronnie Barker (Dec 24, 2012) Herself (as Dame Eileen Atkins)  Less
  • Primary photo for This MorningThis Morning (TV Series) Herself - Guest (3 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008–2012
  • Primary photo for Dear DiaryDear Diary (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for An Unconventional Love Story: The Making of Last Chance HarveyAn Unconventional Love Story: The Making of Last Chance Harvey (Video) Herself  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The 66th Annual Golden Globe AwardsThe 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Herself (4 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977–2008
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  • Primary photo for When Weather Changed HistoryWhen Weather Changed History (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Jonathan Ross Salutes 'Dad's Army'Jonathan Ross Salutes 'Dad's Army' (TV Movie) Herself (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Friday Night with Jonathan RossFriday Night with Jonathan Ross (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
    • Episode #14.21 (Jun 13, 2008) Herself - Guest (as Dame Eileen Atkins)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Alan Titchmarsh ShowThe Alan Titchmarsh Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Making of CranfordThe Making of Cranford (Video) Herself / Miss Deborah Jenkyns  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Working in the TheatreWorking in the Theatre (TV Series) Herself - Actor (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Loose WomenLoose Women (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Heaven and Earth ShowThe Heaven and Earth Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Making of Gosford ParkThe Making of Gosford Park (TV Short) Herself (uncredited)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Mind and Times of Virginia WoolfThe Mind and Times of Virginia Woolf Herself - Narration by  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The Unforgettable Beryl ReidThe Unforgettable Beryl Reid (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Laurence Olivier Awards 1999The Laurence Olivier Awards 1999 (TV Movie) Herself - Winner: Best Actress  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The Laurence Olivier Awards 1997The Laurence Olivier Awards 1997 (TV Special) Herself  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for The 49th Annual Tony AwardsThe 49th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for China Rising: The Epic History of 20th Century ChinaChina Rising: The Epic History of 20th Century China (TV Mini-series) Narrator (3 episodes, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The South Bank ShowThe South Bank Show (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for EverymanEveryman (TV Series) Herself - Narrator (1 episode, 1987)  Less 1987
  • Primary photo for Call My BluffCall My Bluff (TV Series) Herself (3 episodes, 1966)  Less 1966–1973
  • Primary photo for The 26th Annual Tony AwardsThe 26th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1972
  • Primary photo for The Dick Cavett ShowThe Dick Cavett Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972
Archive Footage (2 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

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