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Frances de la Tour

Frances de la Tour is an English television, stage and film actress, known for her role as Miss Ruth Jones in the television sitcom "Rising Damp" from 1974 until 1978; Madame Olympe Maxime in "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" (2005) and "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1" (2010) and Mrs. Lintott in Alan Bennett's "The History Boys". She is a Tony Award winner and three-time Olivier Award winner.

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Jul 30, 1944 In Bovingdon, Hertfordshire, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Every Home Should Have One 1970-03-05
Latest Project:
Series The Prince 2022
Known For
Poster of The Prince
Poster of Alice Through the Looking Glass
Poster of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
Poster of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Series The Prince Queen Elizabeth (voice) 2022
Movie Dolittle Dragon (voice) 2020-01-01
Movie Enola Holmes The Dowager 2020-09-23
Series Vanity Fair Lady Matilda Crawley 2018-09-02
Movie The Highway Rat The Rabbit (voice) 2018-10-10
Series Man in an Orange Shirt Mrs. March 2017-07-31
Movie Alice Through the Looking Glass Aunt Imogene (uncredited) 2016-05-25
Series The Collection Yvette Sabine 2016-09-02
Movie Mr. Holmes Madame Schirmer 2015-06-19
Movie Survivor Sally 2015-05-21
Movie Miss You Already Jill the Wigmaker 2015-09-12
Movie The Lady in the Van Ursula Vaughan Williams 2015-11-13
Series Outlander Mother Hildegarde 2014-08-09
Movie Into the Woods Giant 2014-12-24
Movie National Theatre Live: People Dorothy Stacpoole 2013-03-21
Series Vicious Violet Crosby 2013-04-29
Movie National Theatre Live: 50 Years on Stage Kay 2013-11-02
Series Big School Ms Baron 2013-08-16
Movie Trap for Cinderella Aunt Elinor 2013-07-12
Movie Private Peaceful Grandma Wolf 2012-10-12
Movie Suspension of Disbelief Nesta 2012-11-01
Movie Hugo Madame Emilie 2011-11-22
Movie Alice in Wonderland Aunt Imogene 2010-03-03
Movie The Book of Eli Martha 2010-01-11
Movie Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 Madame Maxime 2010-10-17
Movie The Nutcracker in 3D The Rat Queen / Frau Eva 2010-11-24
Movie National Theatre Live: The Habit of Art Kay 2010-04-22
Movie The History Boys Mrs. Lintott 2006-10-02
Series Sensitive Skin Unknown 2005-11-10
Movie Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Madame Olympe Maxime 2005-11-16
Series Agatha Christie's Marple Unknown 2004-12-12
Series New Tricks Unknown 2003-03-27
Series Born and Bred Unknown 2002-04-21
Series What's Your Problem? Unknown 2002-09-25
Series Waking the Dead Unknown 2000-09-04
Movie The Cherry Orchard Charlotte Ivanovna 1999-01-01
Series The History of Tom Jones Aunt Western 1997-11-09
Movie The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling 1997-11-09
Series Cold Lazarus Emma Porlock 1996-05-26
Series Downwardly Mobile 1994-07-21
Movie Genghis Cohn Dr. Helga Feuchtwanger 1994-03-02
Series Every Silver Lining 1993-05-27
Series Heartbeat Unknown 1992-04-10
Movie Bejewelled 1991-01-20
Movie Strike It Rich Unknown 1990-01-26
Series Agatha Christie's Poirot Salome Otterbourne 1989-01-08
Series Stay Lucky Unknown 1989-12-08
Series A Kind Of Living 1988-02-19
Movie Murder with Mirrors Miss Bellaver 1985-02-20
Movie Rising Damp Miss Jones 1980-05-03
Series Flickers 1980-09-17
Series The Galton & Simpson Playhouse Unknown 1977-02-17
Movie Wombling Free Julia Frogmorton 1977-12-31
Movie To the Devil a Daughter Salvation Army Major 1976-03-04
Movie Housewives' Choice Marcia 1976-10-19
Series Rising Damp Mrs Jones 1974-09-02
Movie All Good Men 1974-01-31
Movie Right To Work March Elizabeth I 1972-10-19
Movie Our Miss Fred Miss Lockhart 1972-12-14
Movie Every Home Should Have One Maud Crape 1970-03-05
Series Play for Today Unknown 1970-10-15