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Deborah Findlay

Deborah Findlay is an English actress. Her TV credits include the recurring character Greer Thornton in 4 of the 6 episodes of State of Play, and in the episode The French Drop (2004) in Foyle's War. She also appeared in 4 episodes of the 2001 series of The Armstrong and Miller Show. In Autumn 2007 she appeared with Judi Dench, Imelda Staunton and Francesca Annis in the BBC1 costume drama series Cranford playing the role of the endless spinster Miss Augusta Tompkinson as well as in Wilfred Owen: A Remembrance Tale. She portrayed Home Secretary Denise Riley in Torchwood's 2009 third series Children of Earth, and featured as lawyer Gemma King in one episode of the BBC1 series Silent Witness in January 2010. In 2008 she starred in the US premiere of Vincent River by Philip Ridley. In 2009 she appeared, again alongside Judi Dench in a Donmar West End revival of Madame de Sade, and reprised her (in this case more prominent) role as Augusta Tompkinson in the two-part Christmas special Return to Cranford. She also played Gillian in the acclaimed 1999 ITV Drama The Last Train She won the 1997 Outer Critics' Circle Award for Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play (sharing the award with Allison Janney and Celia Weston) as well as the Olivier Award for her formance in Stanley. Description above from the Wikipedia article Deborah Findlay, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

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Jan 1, 1947 In Surrey, England, UK
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Commitments 1982-01-26
Latest Project:
Movie Romeo & Juliet 2021-04-04
Known For
Poster of Jackie
Poster of Suite Française
Poster of The End of the Affair
Poster of The Last Train
Movie Romeo & Juliet Nurse 2021-04-04
Series The Drowning Lynn 2021-02-01
Movie Making Noise Quietly Helene 2019-07-19
Series The Split Ruth 2018-04-24
Movie National Theatre Live: Allelujah! Sister Gilchrist 2018-11-01
Movie Hampstead Mary Neal 2017-06-23
Movie Kaleidoscope Maureen 2017-11-10
Movie Jackie Maud Shaw 2016-12-02
Series Life In Squares Aunt Jane 2015-07-27
Movie Suite Française Madame Joseph 2015-03-12
Movie Coalition Harriet Harman 2015-03-28
Movie The Ones Below Tessa 2015-10-14
Movie The Lady in the Van Pauline 2015-11-13
Movie National Theatre Live: Coriolanus Volumnia 2014-01-29
Series Lovesick Fiona 2014-10-02
Series Leaving Vanessa 2012-09-10
Movie Arthur Christmas General (voice) 2011-11-10
Movie Gunrush 2009-08-22
Movie Summer Doctor Price 2008-12-05
Movie This Life +10 2007-01-02
Series Lewis Lady Hugh 2007-02-18
Movie Wilfred Owen: A Remembrance Tale Susan Owen 2007-11-11
Movie Who Gets the Dog Pamela Wilson 2007-12-02
Movie The Yellow House Madame Roulin 2007-03-22
Series Torchwood Denise Riley 2006-10-22
Movie Home Margaret Ballantyne 2003-10-06
Movie Me Without You Judith 2001-11-01
Series Anna Karenina Countess Lydia 2000-05-09
Series The Last Train Unknown 1999-04-07
Series Wives and Daughters Miss Phoebe 1999-11-28
Movie The End of the Affair Miss Smythe 1999-12-03
Movie Jane Eyre Mrs. Reed 1997-03-09
Series Kavanagh QC Unknown 1995-01-03
Movie Jack & Sarah Miss Cartwright 1995-06-02
Movie Milner Sylvia Milner 1994-12-19
Series Anglo Saxon Attitudes Kay Consett 1992-05-12
Movie Natural Lies 1992-05-31
Series Performance Isabella Bird 1991-02-22
Movie All Good Things Doll 1991-05-14
Movie Top Girls 1991-11-02
Movie The House of Bernarda Alba Martirio 1991-12-18
Movie Truly Madly Deeply Claire 1990-11-10
Movie First and Last 1989-01-01
Series Ladies in Charge Unknown 1986-05-06
Series Casualty Debbie Cookson 1986-09-06
Series Sherlock Holmes Sarah Cushing 1984-04-24
Series Dalgliesh Heather Pearce 1983-04-08
Movie Busted Angela 1983-01-28
Movie Commitments Ingy 1982-01-26