Siân Phillips

Actress | Miscellaneous Crew | Soundtrack
Visit on IMDb
KNOWN FOR 
Dune (1984) | I, Claudius (1976) | Goodbye, Mr. Chips (1969)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 4 wins & 2 nominations More »
AKA 
Siân Philips | Dame Siân Phillips | Sian Phillips | Sîan Phillips  Less
BORN 
May 14, 1933 (age 85)
HEIGHT 
5' 7½" (1.71m)

Filmography Filter

Films in Production (2 titles)YEARBUDGETSTATUS
Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
Past Film & Video (24 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (85 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for StrikeStrike (TV Series) Lady Yvette Bristow (2 episodes, 2017)  Less 2017 2
  • Primary photo for CasualtyCasualty (TV Series) Bridget Haas (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Under Milk WoodUnder Milk Wood (TV Movie) Mrs. Pugh  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Playhouse PresentsPlayhouse Presents (TV Series) May (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013 1
  • Primary photo for LewisLewis (TV Series) Adele Goffe (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for New TricksNew Tricks (TV Series) Lady Elizabeth Linden Warner (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Coming Out Ball (Oct 29, 2010) Lady Elizabeth Linden Warner (as Sian Phillips)  Less
  • Primary photo for MissingMissing (TV Series) Beth Murphy (1 episode, 2010)  Less 2010 1
    • Episode #2.7 (Mar 23, 2010) Beth Murphy (as Sian Phillips)  Less
  • Primary photo for Shortland StreetShortland Street (TV Series) Vivienne Lindstrom (2 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008 2
  • Primary photo for Agatha Christie's PoirotAgatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series) Mrs. Upward (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Holby CityHolby City (TV Series) Lily Sinclair (1 episode, 2007)  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for KitchenKitchen (TV Movie) Morag White  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Midsomer MurdersMidsomer Murders (TV Series) Lady Annabel Butler (1 episode, 2006)  Less 2006 1
    • Vixen's Run (Mar 5, 2006) Lady Annabel Butler (as Sian Phillips)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Murder RoomThe Murder Room (TV Mini-series) Marie Strickland (2 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005 2
  • Primary photo for ArenaArena (TV Series) Narrator (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for The Last DetectiveThe Last Detective (TV Series) Vera Dulciman (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • Moonlight (Feb 14, 2003) Vera Dulciman  Less
  • Primary photo for BallykissangelBallykissangel (TV Series) Consuela Dunphy (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for AttilaAttila (TV Mini-series) Grandmother  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for La Femme NikitaLa Femme Nikita (TV Series) Adrian (5 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998–2000 5
    Show more
  • Primary photo for CinderellaCinderella (TV Movie) The Evil Baroness, Performer ("Finale")  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Come and GoCome and Go (TV Short) Ru (as Sian Phillips)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Magician's House IIThe Magician's House II (TV Series) Meg Lewis  Less 2000– 
  • Primary photo for AristocratsAristocrats (TV Mini-series) Narrator / Older Lady Emily (6 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999 6
    • Episode #1.6 (Jul 25, 1999) Narrator / Older Lady Emily  Less
    • Episode #1.5 (Jul 18, 1999) Narrator / Older Lady Emily  Less
    • Episode #1.4 (Jul 11, 1999) Narrator / Older Lady Emily  Less
    Show more
  • Primary photo for The Magician's HouseThe Magician's House (TV Series) Meg Lewis  Less 1999– 
  • Primary photo for Alice Through the Looking GlassAlice Through the Looking Glass (TV Movie) Red Queen (as Sian Phillips)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for The Scold's BridleThe Scold's Bridle (TV Series) Mathilda Gillespie (2 episodes, 1998)  Less 1998 2
  • Primary photo for IvanhoeIvanhoe (TV Mini-series) Queen Eleanor (2 episodes, 1997)  Less 1997 2
    • Part Six (Feb 16, 1997) Queen Eleanor  Less
    • Part Five (Feb 9, 1997) Queen Eleanor  Less
  • Primary photo for The Vacillations of Poppy CarewThe Vacillations of Poppy Carew (TV Movie) Calypso  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for A Mind to KillA Mind to Kill (TV Series) Rachel Hardcastle (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
  • Primary photo for The Mousehole CatThe Mousehole Cat (TV Short) Narrator  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for The Return of the BorrowersThe Return of the Borrowers (TV Series) Mrs. Driver (6 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993 6
    Show more
  • Primary photo for SceneScene (TV Series) Judge (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
    • Pig Boy (Oct 22, 1993) Judge (voice)  Less
  • Primary photo for HeidiHeidi (TV Mini-series) Frau Sesemann (2 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993 2
  • Primary photo for The BorrowersThe Borrowers (TV Mini-series) Mrs. Driver (6 episodes, 1992)  Less 1992 6
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Covington CrossCovington Cross (TV Series) Lady Isabel (1 episode)  Less 1992–  1
  • Primary photo for The Chestnut SoldierThe Chestnut Soldier (TV Mini-series) Nain (4 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991 4
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Tonight at 8.30Tonight at 8.30 (TV Series) Olive Lloyd-Ransome / Barbara Faber / Clare Wedderburn (3 episodes, 1991)  Less 1991 3
  • Primary photo for Perfect ScoundrelsPerfect Scoundrels (TV Series) Mother Aloysius (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for The Black CandleThe Black Candle (TV Movie) Daisy Barnett  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Freddie and MaxFreddie and Max (TV Series) Ursula Blythe (1 episode, 1990)  Less 1990 1
  • Primary photo for Emlyn's MoonEmlyn's Moon (TV Series) Nain (5 episodes, 1990)  Less 1990 5
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Dark RiverDark River (TV Movie) Mrs. Blessington  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for FfizzFfizz (TV Series) Duchess of Monmouth (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for Shadow of the NooseShadow of the Noose (TV Mini-series) Lady Scott (1 episode, 1989)  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for The Snow SpiderThe Snow Spider (TV Mini-series) Nain Griffiths (4 episodes, 1988)  Less 1988 4
    Show more
  • Primary photo for David Macaulay: PyramidDavid Macaulay: Pyramid (TV Movie) Mersyankh (voice)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Vanity FairVanity Fair (TV Series) Miss Matilda Crawley (4 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987 4
    Show more
  • Primary photo for A Killing on the ExchangeA Killing on the Exchange (TV Mini-series) Isobel Makepeace (5 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987 5
    Show more
  • Primary photo for The Two Mrs. GrenvillesThe Two Mrs. Grenvilles (TV Mini-series) Duchess of Windsor (2 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987 2
  • Primary photo for Ewoks: The Battle for EndorEwoks: The Battle for Endor (TV Movie) Charal  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for A Painful CaseA Painful Case (TV Movie) Emily Sinico  Less 1984
  • Primary photo for Smiley's PeopleSmiley's People (TV Mini-series) Lady Ann Smiley (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982 1
  • Primary photo for BBC2 PlayhouseBBC2 Playhouse (TV Series) Mrs. Alicia Moore / Janet Achurch (2 episodes, 1977)  Less 1977–1982 2
  • Primary photo for BarriersBarriers (TV Series) Mrs Dalgleish (2 episodes, 1981)  Less 1981–1982 2
  • Primary photo for Winston Churchill: The Wilderness YearsWinston Churchill: The Wilderness Years (TV Mini-series) Clementine Churchill (8 episodes, 1981)  Less 1981 8
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Hammer House of HorrorHammer House of Horror (TV Series) Mrs. Henska (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Tales of the UnexpectedTales of the Unexpected (TV Series) Hermione (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
  • Primary photo for Tinker Tailor Soldier SpyTinker Tailor Soldier Spy (TV Mini-series) Ann Smiley (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for Crime and PunishmentCrime and Punishment (TV Mini-series) Katerina Ivanovna (3 episodes, 1979)  Less 1979 3
    • Part 3 (Jun 5, 1979) Katerina Ivanovna  Less
    • Part 2 (May 29, 1979) Katerina Ivanovna  Less
    • Part 1 (May 22, 1979) Katerina Ivanovna  Less
  • Primary photo for OresteiaOresteia (TV Mini-series) Leader of the Furies (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
    • Furies (Mar 21, 1979) Leader of the Furies  Less
  • Primary photo for Off to Philadelphia in the MorningOff to Philadelphia in the Morning (TV Series) Lina Van Elyn (2 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978 2
  • Primary photo for Warrior QueenWarrior Queen (TV Series) Queen Boudicca (6 episodes, 1978)  Less 1978 6
    Show more
  • Primary photo for BBC Play of the MonthBBC Play of the Month (TV Series) Hesione Hushabye / The Duchesse of Berwich / Anna Voinitseva, widow (3 episodes, 1971)  Less 1971–1977 3
  • Primary photo for How Green Was My ValleyHow Green Was My Valley (TV Mini-series) Beth Morgan (6 episodes, 1975)  Less 1975–1976 6
    Show more
  • Primary photo for I, ClaudiusI, Claudius (TV Mini-series) Livia (8 episodes, 1976)  Less 1976 8
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Shoulder to ShoulderShoulder to Shoulder (TV Mini-series) Mrs. Emmeline Pankhurst (6 episodes, 1974)  Less 1974 6
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Jennie: Lady Randolph ChurchillJennie: Lady Randolph Churchill (TV Mini-series) Mrs. Patrick Campbell (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
  • Primary photo for ITV Saturday Night TheatreITV Saturday Night Theatre (TV Series) Sally Stirling (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for The Man OutsideThe Man Outside (TV Series) Sarah Pelow (1 episode, 1972)  Less 1972 1
  • Primary photo for W. Somerset MaughamW. Somerset Maugham (TV Series) Martha Jones (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for ITV PlayhouseITV Playhouse (TV Series) May Bartram (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • 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) A Girl (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
    • Thief (Jul 24, 1968) A Girl  Less
  • Primary photo for City '68City '68 (TV Series) Jo (1 episode, 1968)  Less 1968 1
  • Primary photo for Eh, Joe?Eh, Joe? (TV Movie) Actress  Less 1966
  • Primary photo for ITV Play of the WeekITV Play of the Week (TV Series) Kate Grant / Dona Ana / Imogen Gresham (4 episodes, 1959)  Less 1959–1964 4
    Show more
  • Primary photo for EspionageEspionage (TV Series) Anna (1 episode, 1964)  Less 1964 1
  • Primary photo for It Happened Like ThisIt Happened Like This (TV Series) Paula (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
  • Primary photo for Theatre NightTheatre Night (TV Series) Bertha (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Armchair TheatreArmchair Theatre (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1961)  Less 1961 1
  • Primary photo for Siwan: The King's DaughterSiwan: The King's Daughter (TV Movie) Siwan  Less 1960
  • Primary photo for ITV Television PlayhouseITV Television Playhouse (TV Series) Actress (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
  • Primary photo for BBC Sunday-Night TheatreBBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) Countess Else von Dietlof (1 episode, 1959)  Less 1959 1
    • Treason (Apr 12, 1959) Countess Else von Dietlof  Less
  • Primary photo for A Quiet ManA Quiet Man (TV Movie) Megan  Less 1959
  • Primary photo for GraniteGranite (TV Movie) Judith  Less 1958
  • Primary photo for Television PlaywrightTelevision Playwright (TV Series) Alice Blackwell (1 episode, 1958)  Less 1958 1
Self (45 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Andrew Logan's Last Party at the GlasshouseAndrew Logan's Last Party at the Glasshouse Herself  Less 2019
  • Primary photo for Broadway: Beyond the Golden AgeBroadway: Beyond the Golden Age Herself  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Sir Gareth Edwards at 70Sir Gareth Edwards at 70 (TV Movie) Herself (as Dame Siân Phillips)  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for AIR TheatreAIR Theatre (Short) Herself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for 25th British Academy Cymru Awards25th British Academy Cymru Awards (TV Movie) Self  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Aberfan: The Green HollowAberfan: The Green Hollow (TV Movie) Self  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Piers Morgan's Life StoriesPiers Morgan's Life Stories (TV Series) Herself - Co-star, I Claudius (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
    • Brian Blessed (Oct 4, 2013) Herself - Co-star, I Claudius  Less
  • Primary photo for Great Welsh WritersGreat Welsh Writers (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for A Picture of LondonA Picture of London (TV Series) Narrator  Less 2012– 
  • Primary photo for Welsh GreatsWelsh Greats (TV Series) Herself - Narrator / Herself / Herself - Presenter / Narrator (5 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008–2012
    • Margaret John (Jan 16, 2012) Herself - Narrator (voice)  Less
    • Ryan Davies (Jan 9, 2012) Herself - Narrator (voice)  Less
    • Ivor Novello (Jan 25, 2010) Herself - Narrator (voice)  Less
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Loose WomenLoose Women (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2007)  Less 2007–2009
  • Primary photo for This MorningThis Morning (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for The Alan Titchmarsh ShowThe Alan Titchmarsh Show (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2009)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Togas on TVTogas on TV (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The 50 Greatest Television DramasThe 50 Greatest Television Dramas (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The 60s: The Beatles DecadeThe 60s: The Beatles Decade (TV Series) Herself - Actress (3 episodes, 2006)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Deleted 'Dune'Deleted 'Dune' (Video) Reverend Mother Gaius Helen Mohiam (uncredited)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Drama ConnectionsDrama Connections (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
    • I, Claudius (Nov 9, 2005) Herself (as Sian Phillips)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Guernica ChildrenThe Guernica Children (Short) Narrator  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Happy Birthday BBC TwoHappy Birthday BBC Two (TV Movie) Herself (as Sian Phillips)  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2003The Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2003 (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Dal: Yma/NawrDal: Yma/Nawr Self  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Stalin: Inside the TerrorStalin: Inside the Terror (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for I Claudius: A Television EpicI Claudius: A Television Epic (Video) Herself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Blankety BlankBlankety Blank (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2000The Evening Standard Theatre Awards 2000 (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for RubyRuby (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for The Making of 'Aristocrats'The Making of 'Aristocrats' (TV Short) Herself  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The 53rd Annual Tony AwardsThe 53rd Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The WorksThe Works (TV Series) Herself - Narrator (1 episode, 1997)  Less 1997
    • Bloodties (Oct 4, 1997) Herself - Narrator  Less
  • Primary photo for Network FirstNetwork First (TV Series) Herself - Narrator (4 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994–1997
    Show more
  • Primary photo for The Laurence Olivier Awards 1997The Laurence Olivier Awards 1997 (TV Special) Herself  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Herself (2 episodes, 1996)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The Sherman PlaysThe Sherman Plays (TV Series) Herself - Introduction (2 episodes, 1993)  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Red EmpireRed Empire (TV Mini-series) Narrator  Less 1990– 
  • Primary photo for I'd Like to Teach the World to SingI'd Like to Teach the World to Sing (TV Series) Herself  Less 1989– 
  • Primary photo for The South Bank ShowThe South Bank Show (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 1988)  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Call My BluffCall My Bluff (TV Series) Herself (4 episodes, 1980)  Less 1980–1987
    Show more
  • Primary photo for Friday Night, Saturday MorningFriday Night, Saturday Morning (TV Series) Herself - Guest (1 episode, 1982)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for The Theatre QuizThe Theatre Quiz (TV Series) Herself - Panellist (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981
    • Episode #1.5 (Jun 16, 1981) Herself - Panellist  Less
  • Primary photo for The British Academy AwardsThe British Academy Awards (TV Special) Herself - Winner  Less 1977
  • Primary photo for Read All About ItRead All About It (TV Series) Herself (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976
  • Primary photo for The Other World of Winston ChurchillThe Other World of Winston Churchill (TV Movie) Lady Lavery  Less 1964
  • Primary photo for Juke Box JuryJuke Box Jury (TV Series) Herself - Panellist (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963
Archive Footage (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Other (1 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE

Filter by:

Select: All | None
Edit Page Submit additional information and/or report errors on this page. If it is approved by IMDb database managers, it will be added to the page in a future update.
Become an IMDbPro Member Today
Get access to the industry's most essential research tool
Get Connected Detailed contact & representation data
Stay Informed IMDb trends, shared credits & industry news
Discover New Opportunities In-Development projects & casting notices
Showcase Your Talent Enhanced profile control with photos, demo reels, & bio