Linda Bassett

For the Royal Court: Escaped Alone, Love & Information, In Basildon, Wastwater, The Stone, Lucky Dog, Far Away, The Recruiting Officer, Our Country’s Good (& Garrick), Serious  Money (& Wyndhams/Public Theatre, NY), East is East (&Tamasha Theatre Company/Birmingham rep/Theatre Royal, Stratford/West End/Tour); Aunt Dan & Lemon (& Public Theatre, NY), Abel’s Sister, Fen (& Joint Stock/Public Theatre, NY/Tour).

Other theatre includes: People, Schism In England, Juno & The Paycock, A Place With The Pigs (National); A Winter’s Tale, Pericles, Henry IV part I & II, The Theban Plays, Artists & Admirers (RSC); Roots, Phaedra (Donmar); Richard III, Taming of the Shrew (Globe); Love Me Tonight, Out in the Open (& Birmingham), The Awakening (Hampstead); The Seagull (Liverpool Playhouse); The Bald Prima Donna, Medea, (Leicester Haymarket/Liverpool Playhouse/Almeida); The Cherry Orchard (Leicester Haymarket); The Clearing (Bush); Hortensia & The Museum of Dreams (Finborough); Road To Mecca (Arcola); Five Kinds of Silence (Lyric, Hammersmith); John Gabriel Borkman (English Touring Company); The Dove (Croydon Warehouse); The Triumph of Love (Almeida/Tour) Interplay (Leeds/Belgrade TIE, Coventry).

Television includes: Call The Midwife, The Life & Adventures of Nick Nickleby, Spies of Warsaw, Grandma’s House, Larkrise To Candleford, Sense & Sensibility, The Brief, This Little Life, Our Mutual Friend, Kavanagh QC, Casualty, Far from the Madding Crowd, Silent Film, Christmas, A Touch of Frost, A Small Dance, No Bananas, Newshounds, A Village Affair, Bramwell, Loved Up, Skallagrig.

Film Includes: Effie, West is West, Cass, The Reader, Kinky Boots, Separate Lies, Calendar Girls, The Hours, The Martins, Don Quixote, East is East, Beautiful People, Oscar & Lucinda, Paris By Night, Waiting for the Moon, Leave To Remain, Indian Summer.

Awards include: Semana Internacional de Cine Valladolid Espania for Best Actress (East is East); Theatrical Management Association award for Best Actress (Lucky Dog); Clarence Derwent award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role (Far Away).