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Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
OBE (born 5 August 1961)[1][2][3] is an English actress. In 1997, she won the Tony Award
Tony Award
for Best Actress in a Play, the Olivier Award for Best Actress, and the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play for her role as Nora in A Doll's House (1996–97). She also won a Golden Globe
Golden Globe
Award and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress
Academy Award for Best Actress
for her role as Mary Jo Walker in the 1999 film Tumbleweeds, and was nominated for the Academy Award
Academy Award
for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Hubert Page in the 2011 film Albert Nobbs. She was made an OBE in the 2008 Birthday Honours. McTeer made her professional stage debut in 1984, and was nominated for the 1986 Olivier Award for Best Newcomer for The Grace of Mary Traverse. Other theatre roles include Yelena in Uncle Vanya
Uncle Vanya
(London), Veronique in God of Carnage
God of Carnage
(London & New York) and the title role in Mary Stuart (London & New York), which won her a second Drama Desk Award in 2009. On television, she starred in the title role of Lynda La Plante's The Governor (1995–96), received an Emmy Award nomination for Into the Storm (2009) and a Golden Globe
Golden Globe
nomination for The White Queen (2013). She also appeared opposite Glenn Close
Glenn Close
in the final season of the drama series Damages (2012). Her other film roles include Half Moon Street (1986), Hawks (1988), Wuthering Heights
Wuthering Heights
(1992), Carrington (1995), Velvet Goldmine
Velvet Goldmine
(1998), Songcatcher
Songcatcher
(2000), The Intended (2002), As You Like It (2006), Tideland (2005), Cat Run
Cat Run
(2011), Woman in Black (2012), Maleficent (2014), The Divergent Series
The Divergent Series
(2015–16) and Me Before You (2016).

Contents

1 Early life 2 Career

2.1 2008–present

3 Honours 4 Filmography 5 References 6 External links

Early life[edit] McTeer was born in Wallsend, Newcastle upon Tyne, England, the daughter of Jean (née Morris) and Alan McTeer, and spent her childhood in York.[4] She attended the now defunct Queen Anne Grammar School for Girls, and worked at the Old Starre Inn, at York
York
Minster and at the city's Theatre Royal.[5] She performed locally with the Rowntree Players at Joseph Rowntree Theatre, then trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, beginning a successful theatrical career with the Royal Exchange Theatre
Royal Exchange Theatre
after graduating.[2] Career[edit] McTeer's television work includes the BBC
BBC
production Portrait of a Marriage, an adaptation of Nigel Nicolson's biography of the same name in which she played Vita Sackville-West, and the popular ITV series The Governor written by Lynda La Plante. She made her screen debut in Half Moon Street, a 1986 film based on a novel by Paul Theroux. In 1991, she appeared in Catherine Cookson's The Black Velvet Gown, with Bob Peck and Geraldine Somerville; this won the International Emmy award for best drama. She appeared in the 1992 film version of Wuthering Heights
Wuthering Heights
(co-starring Juliette Binoche
Juliette Binoche
and Ralph Fiennes) and the 1995 film Carrington (which starred Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson
and Jonathan Pryce) as Vanessa Bell. In 1996, McTeer garnered critical acclaim – and both the Laurence Olivier Theatre Award and Critics' Circle Theatre Award – for her performance as Nora in a West End production of Henrik Ibsen's A Doll's House.[2] The following year, the production transferred to Broadway, and McTeer received a Tony Award, a Theatre World Award, and the Drama Desk Award for Best Actress in a Play.[6] During the show's run, McTeer was interviewed by Charlie Rose
Charlie Rose
on his PBS
PBS
talk show, where she was seen by American filmmaker Gavin O'Connor, who, at the time, was working on a screenplay about a single mother's cross-country wanderings with her pre-teenage daughter. He was determined that she star in the film. When prospective backers balked at her relative anonymity in the US, he produced the film himself. Tumbleweeds proved to be a 1999 Sundance Film Festival favourite, and McTeer's performance won her a Golden Globe
Golden Globe
as Best Actress and Academy Award
Academy Award
and Screen Actors Guild
Screen Actors Guild
nominations in the same category.[7] McTeer's screen credits include Songcatcher
Songcatcher
(with Aidan Quinn), Waking the Dead (with Billy Crudup
Billy Crudup
and Jennifer Connelly), the dogme film The King Is Alive (with Jennifer Jason Leigh), The Intended (with Brenda Fricker and Olympia Dukakis), and Tideland, written and directed by Terry Gilliam. She also starred in the dramatisation of Mary Webb's Precious Bane.[8] She has appeared in such British television serials as The Amazing Mrs Pritchard, Hunter,[2] and Agatha Christie's Marple (episode: "The Murder at the Vicarage").[8] McTeer played Mary, Queen of Scots
Mary, Queen of Scots
in Mary Stuart, a play by Friedrich Schiller in a new version by Peter Oswald, directed by Phyllida Lloyd. She acted opposite Harriet Walter
Harriet Walter
as Queen Elizabeth I in London's West End in 2005, a role she reprised in the 2009 Broadway transfer.[9] McTeer received a Tony Award
Tony Award
nomination for her role in Mary Stuart, and won the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play. 2008–present[edit] In 2008, she starred in God of Carnage
God of Carnage
in the West End alongside Tamsin Greig, Ken Stott
Ken Stott
and Ralph Fiennes, at the Gielgud Theatre.[10] She reprised her role on Broadway opposite Jeff Daniels
Jeff Daniels
from March to June 2010.[11] In 2009, she portrayed Clementine Churchill
Clementine Churchill
in the HBO
HBO
feature, Into the Storm, about Sir Winston Churchill's years as Britain's leader during World War II.[12] In 2011, McTeer starred alongside Glenn Close
Glenn Close
in Albert Nobbs
Albert Nobbs
and with Daniel Radcliffe
Daniel Radcliffe
and Ciarán Hinds
Ciarán Hinds
in The Woman in Black
The Woman in Black
(based on the 1983 novel of the same name). Her role as Hubert Page in Albert Nobbs won McTeer critical acclaim and numerous award nominations, including an Academy Award
Academy Award
nomination for Best Supporting Actress.[13] It was announced in November 2011 that McTeer had joined the cast of Damages (in the character of Kate Franklin) for its fifth and final season, reuniting her with her Albert Nobbs
Albert Nobbs
co-star Glenn Close. This was her first American television series.[14] She played American novelist Mary McCarthy in Margarethe von Trotta's film Hannah Arendt.[15] In 2013 McTeer was cast as Jacquetta of Luxembourg, the mother of the title character in The White Queen, a British television drama series based on Philippa Gregory's best-selling historical novel series The Cousins' War.[16] Her performance was applauded, with Sam Wollaston of The Guardian suggesting she stole the show.[17] In December 2013, McTeer was nominated for a Golden Globe
Golden Globe
for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Jacquetta.[18] On 29 July 2013, it was announced that McTeer had joined the cast of The Honourable Woman, a BBC
BBC
spy-thriller miniseries starring Maggie Gyllenhaal.[19] In 2015, McTeer starred as Commander Kim Guziewicz in CBS comedy-drama Battle Creek, and is currently filming The Kaiser's Last Kiss[20] (in which she is due to portray Princess Hermine Reuss of Greiz), set for a 2016 release. In 2016, McTeer played Petruchio
Petruchio
in the New York
York
Public Theater Shakespeare in the Park all-female production of The Taming of the Shrew, directed again by Phyllida Lloyd. She co-starred alongside Liev Schreiber in "Les Liaisons Dangereuses" on Broadway, with McTeer cast as Marquise de Merteuil. The play ran from October 2016 to January 2017.[21] In 2018, she played Alisa Jones in the Marvel Television
Marvel Television
and Netflix production of Jessica Jones. Honours[edit] McTeer was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire
Order of the British Empire
in the 2008 Birthday Honours.[22] Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Notes

1985 Juliet Bravo Esther Pearson Episode: "Flesh and Blood"

1986 Gems Stephanie Wilde 2 episodes

1986 Half Moon Street Van Arkady's Secretary

1987 Theatre Night Miss Julie Episode: "Miss Julie"

1988 Les Girls Susan 7 episodes

1988 Hawks Hazel

1989 Precious Bane Prue Sarn Television film

1990 Play on One, TheThe Play on One Dr. Juliet Horowitz Episode: "Yellowbacks"

1990 Portrait of a Marriage Vita Sackville-West 4 episodes

1990 Screen Two Celeste Episode: "102 Boulevard Haussmann"

1990–1991 Screen One Adult Claudie/Caroline 2 episodes

1991 I Dreamt I Woke Up Mysterious Woman/Lady of Lake/Journalist Short film

1991 Black Velvet Gown, TheThe Black Velvet Gown Riah Millican Television film

1992 Dead Romantic Madeleine Severn Television film

1992 Masculine Ending, AA Masculine Ending Loretta Lawson Television film

1992 Wuthering Heights Ellen (Nelly) Dean

1993 Don't Leave Me This Way Loretta Lawson Television film

1994 Jackanory Reader Episode: "The Iron Woman"

1995 Carrington Vanessa Bell

1995–1996 The Governor Helen Hewitt 12 episodes

1996 Saint-Ex Genevieve de Ville-Franche

1998 Velvet Goldmine Narrator Voice

1998 Populous: The Beginning Additional Voices Voice

1999 Tumbleweeds Mary Jo Walker Golden Globe
Golden Globe
Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy Jury Award for Best Actress National Board of Review Award for Best Actress Satellite Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy Nominated— Academy Award
Academy Award
for Best Actress Nominated—Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Best Actress Nominated—Chicago Film Critics Association Award for Most Promising Actress Nominated—Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead Nominated—London Film Critics Circle Award for Actress of the Year Nominated—New York
York
Film Critics Circle Award for Best Actress Nominated—Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Actress Nominated— Screen Actors Guild
Screen Actors Guild
Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role

2000 Waking the Dead Caroline Pierce

2000 Songcatcher Professor Lily Penleric, PhD Sundance Film Festival
Sundance Film Festival
Special
Special
Jury Prize for Outstanding Ensemble Performance

2000 King Is Alive, TheThe King Is Alive Liz

2002 Intended, TheThe Intended Sarah Morris

2004 Agatha Christie's Marple Anne Protheroe Television film

2005 Tideland Dell

2006 As You Like It Audrey

2006 The Amazing Mrs Pritchard Catherine Walker 6 episodes Nominated—Golden Nymph Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Mini-Series

2007 Five Days DS Amy Foster 4 episodes Nominated— Royal Television Society Award for Best Actor – Female

2007 Daphne Gertrude Lawrence Television film

2008 Sense and Sensibility Mrs. Dashwood Episode: "Sense and Sensibility"

2008 Masterpiece Theatre Mrs. Dashwood Episode: "Sense and Sensibility"

2009 Hunter DS Amy Foster 2 episodes

2009 Into the Storm Clementine Churchill Nominated—Primetime Emmy Award
Emmy Award
for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries
Miniseries
or a Movie Nominated— Golden Globe
Golden Globe
Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries
Miniseries
or Television Film Nominated—Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries
Miniseries
or Television Film

2009 Psychoville Cheryl 2 episodes

2011 Cat Run Helen Bingham

2011 Island Phyllis Lovage

2011 Weekends at Bellevue Diana Wallace

2011 Albert Nobbs Hubert Page Southeastern Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress Nominated— Academy Award
Academy Award
for Best Supporting Actress Nominated—Denver Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress Nominated— Golden Globe
Golden Globe
Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture Nominated—Houston Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress Nominated—Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Female Nominated—Los Angeles Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress Nominated—Online Film Critics Society Award for Best Supporting Actress Nominated—Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture Nominated— Screen Actors Guild
Screen Actors Guild
Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role

2012 Woman in Black, TheThe Woman in Black Mrs Daily

2012 Parade's End Mrs. Satterthwaite 4 episodes

2012 Damages Kate Franklin 9 episodes

2012 Hannah Arendt Mary McCarthy

2013 The White Queen Jacquetta of Luxembourg 6 episodes Nominated— Golden Globe
Golden Globe
Award for Best Supporting Actress - Series, Miniseries
Miniseries
or Television Film

2014 The Honourable Woman Dame Julia Walsh 8 episodes

2014 Maleficent Elderly Princess Aurora (narrator)

2015 Angelica Anne Montague

2015 Battle Creek Commander Kim Guziewicz Main cast, 13 episodes

2015 The Divergent Series: Insurgent Edith Prior

2015 Fathers and Daughters Carolyn

2016 Me Before You Camilla Traynor

2016 National Theatre Live: Les Liaisons Dangereuses Marquise de Merteuil

2016 Paint It Black Meredith

2016 The Exception Princess Hermine 'Hermo' Reuss of Greiz

2016 Marks and Spencer Mrs. Claus

2018 Jessica Jones Alisa Jones

2018 Ozark

References[edit]

^ a b "Ms Janet McTeer, OBE" Archived 10 June 2016 at the Wayback Machine.. Derbrett's People of Today. Retrieved 31 December 2015. ^ a b c d e Whiting, Kate (19 January 2009). "Janet McTeer: A tall order's no trouble". Chester Chronicle. Retrieved 22 May 2009. Janet was born in 1961 in Newcastle-Upon-Tyne and started her career in acting on stage at the Royal Exchange Theatre.  ^ Births, Marriages & Deaths Index of England & Wales, 1916–2005; at ancestry.com ^ "Person:janet-mcteer – Yahoo Movies UK". Archived from the original on 15 November 2016.  ^ York
York
Press 26 January 2012 ^ League, The Broadway. " Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
– Broadway Cast & Staff – IBDB".  ^ Essex, Andrew (17 December 1999). "Dixie Chick". Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved 28 October 2010.  ^ a b " Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
(credits and biography)". The New York
York
Times. Retrieved 28 October 2010.  ^ Jones, Kenneth. "London's Mary Stuart, With Walter and Tony Winner McTeer, Heading to Broadway in 2009", Playbill, 14 July 2008. ^ De Jongh, Nicholas. "Carnage in the dark does not dim the acting", London Evening Standard, 26 March 2008. ^ Gans, Andrew (26 April 2010). " God of Carnage
God of Carnage
to Close in June". Playbill. Archived from the original on 3 April 2012. Retrieved 28 October 2010.  ^ "HBO: Into the Storm: Home".  ^ "News – Rutland & Stamford Mercury".  ^ " Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
to appear on Damages" ^ " Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
joins cast of von Trotta's Hannah Arendt".  ^ "The White Queen: Philippa Gregory
Philippa Gregory
on resurrecting history". 12 June 2013.  ^ Sam Wollaston, "The White Queen; Agatha Christie's Marple – TV review", The Guardian, 17 June 2013 ^ Rosen, Christopher (12 December 2013). "The Golden Globe
Golden Globe
Nominations Are Here!". HuffPost.  ^ " BBC
BBC
– Stellar casting announced for Hugo Blick's The Honourable Woman on BBC
BBC
Two – Media Centre".  ^ "The Kaiser's Last Kiss". Internet Movie Database. 1 January 2000.  ^ https://variety.com/2016/legit/news/leiv-schreiber-broadway-les-liaisons-dangereuses-1201755522/ ^ "No. 58729". The London Gazette
The London Gazette
(Supplement). 14 June 2008. p. 11. 

External links[edit]

Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
on IMDb Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
at the Internet Broadway Database
Internet Broadway Database
1999 interview re: Tumbleweeds 1999 Salon interview re: Tumbleweeds 2007 Guardian interview God of Carnage
God of Carnage
review Red Carpet Interview on Ms. Fabulous

Awards for Janet McTeer

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Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play

Ellen Burstyn
Ellen Burstyn
(1975) Rosemary Harris
Rosemary Harris
(1976) Irene Worth
Irene Worth
(1977) Jessica Tandy
Jessica Tandy
(1978) Constance Cummings
Constance Cummings
/ Carole Shelley
Carole Shelley
(1979) Pat Carroll (1980) Joan Copeland
Joan Copeland
(1981) Zoe Caldwell (1982) Jessica Tandy
Jessica Tandy
(1983) Joan Allen
Joan Allen
(1984) Rosemary Harris
Rosemary Harris
(1985) Lily Tomlin
Lily Tomlin
(1986) Linda Lavin
Linda Lavin
(1987) Stockard Channing
Stockard Channing
(1988) Pauline Collins
Pauline Collins
(1989) Geraldine James (1990) Mercedes Ruehl
Mercedes Ruehl
(1991) Laura Esterman (1992) Jane Alexander
Jane Alexander
(1993) Myra Carter (1994) Cherry Jones
Cherry Jones
(1995) Zoe Caldwell (1996) Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
(1997) Cherry Jones
Cherry Jones
(1998) Kathleen Chalfant (1999) Eileen Heckart (2000) Mary-Louise Parker
Mary-Louise Parker
(2001) Lindsay Duncan
Lindsay Duncan
(2002) Vanessa Redgrave
Vanessa Redgrave
(2003) Viola Davis
Viola Davis
/ Phylicia Rashad
Phylicia Rashad
(2004) Cherry Jones
Cherry Jones
(2005) Lois Smith
Lois Smith
(2006) Eve Best
Eve Best
(2007) Deanna Dunagan (2008) Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
(2009) Jan Maxwell
Jan Maxwell
(2010) Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(2011) Tracie Bennett (2012) Cicely Tyson
Cicely Tyson
(2013) Audra McDonald
Audra McDonald
(2014) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(2015) Jessica Lange
Jessica Lange
(2016) Laura Linney
Laura Linney
(2017)

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Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Actress in a Play

Ellen Burstyn
Ellen Burstyn
(1975) Rosemary Harris
Rosemary Harris
(1976) Irene Worth
Irene Worth
(1977) Jessica Tandy
Jessica Tandy
(1978) Constance Cummings
Constance Cummings
/ Carole Shelley
Carole Shelley
(1979) Pat Carroll (1980) Joan Copeland
Joan Copeland
(1981) Zoe Caldwell (1982) Jessica Tandy
Jessica Tandy
(1983) Joan Allen
Joan Allen
(1984) Rosemary Harris
Rosemary Harris
(1985) Lily Tomlin
Lily Tomlin
(1986) Linda Lavin
Linda Lavin
(1987) Stockard Channing
Stockard Channing
(1988) Pauline Collins
Pauline Collins
(1989) Geraldine James (1990) Mercedes Ruehl
Mercedes Ruehl
(1991) Laura Esterman (1992) Jane Alexander
Jane Alexander
(1993) Myra Carter (1994) Cherry Jones
Cherry Jones
(1995) Zoe Caldwell (1996) Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
(1997) Cherry Jones
Cherry Jones
(1998) Kathleen Chalfant (1999) Eileen Heckart (2000) Mary-Louise Parker
Mary-Louise Parker
(2001) Lindsay Duncan
Lindsay Duncan
(2002) Vanessa Redgrave
Vanessa Redgrave
(2003) Viola Davis
Viola Davis
/ Phylicia Rashad
Phylicia Rashad
(2004) Cherry Jones
Cherry Jones
(2005) Lois Smith
Lois Smith
(2006) Eve Best
Eve Best
(2007) Deanna Dunagan (2008) Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
(2009) Jan Maxwell
Jan Maxwell
(2010) Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(2011) Tracie Bennett (2012) Cicely Tyson
Cicely Tyson
(2013) Audra McDonald
Audra McDonald
(2014) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(2015) Jessica Lange
Jessica Lange
(2016) Laura Linney
Laura Linney
(2017)

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Golden Globe
Golden Globe
Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical

Judy Holliday
Judy Holliday
(1950) June Allyson
June Allyson
(1951) Susan Hayward
Susan Hayward
(1952) Ethel Merman
Ethel Merman
(1953) Judy Garland
Judy Garland
(1954) Jean Simmons
Jean Simmons
(1955) Deborah Kerr
Deborah Kerr
(1956) Kay Kendall
Kay Kendall
/ Taina Elg
Taina Elg
(1957) Rosalind Russell
Rosalind Russell
(1958) Marilyn Monroe
Marilyn Monroe
(1959) Shirley MacLaine
Shirley MacLaine
(1960) Rosalind Russell
Rosalind Russell
(1961) Rosalind Russell
Rosalind Russell
(1962) Shirley MacLaine
Shirley MacLaine
(1963) Julie Andrews
Julie Andrews
(1964) Julie Andrews
Julie Andrews
(1965) Lynn Redgrave
Lynn Redgrave
(1966) Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft
(1967) Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand
(1968) Patty Duke
Patty Duke
(1969) Carrie Snodgress (1970) Twiggy
Twiggy
(1971) Liza Minnelli
Liza Minnelli
(1972) Glenda Jackson
Glenda Jackson
(1973) Raquel Welch
Raquel Welch
(1974) Ann-Margret
Ann-Margret
(1975) Barbra Streisand
Barbra Streisand
(1976) Diane Keaton
Diane Keaton
/ Marsha Mason
Marsha Mason
(1977) Ellen Burstyn
Ellen Burstyn
/ Maggie Smith
Maggie Smith
(1978) Bette Midler
Bette Midler
(1979) Sissy Spacek
Sissy Spacek
(1980) Bernadette Peters
Bernadette Peters
(1981) Julie Andrews
Julie Andrews
(1982) Julie Walters
Julie Walters
(1983) Kathleen Turner
Kathleen Turner
(1984) Kathleen Turner
Kathleen Turner
(1985) Sissy Spacek
Sissy Spacek
(1986) Cher
Cher
(1987) Melanie Griffith
Melanie Griffith
(1988) Jessica Tandy
Jessica Tandy
(1989) Julia Roberts
Julia Roberts
(1990) Bette Midler
Bette Midler
(1991) Miranda Richardson
Miranda Richardson
(1992) Angela Bassett
Angela Bassett
(1993) Jamie Lee Curtis
Jamie Lee Curtis
(1994) Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman
(1995) Madonna (1996) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(1997) Gwyneth Paltrow
Gwyneth Paltrow
(1998) Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
(1999) Renée Zellweger
Renée Zellweger
(2000) Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman
(2001) Renée Zellweger
Renée Zellweger
(2002) Diane Keaton
Diane Keaton
(2003) Annette Bening
Annette Bening
(2004) Reese Witherspoon
Reese Witherspoon
(2005) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2006) Marion Cotillard
Marion Cotillard
(2007) Sally Hawkins
Sally Hawkins
(2008) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2009) Annette Bening
Annette Bening
(2010) Michelle Williams (2011) Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence
(2012) Amy Adams
Amy Adams
(2013) Amy Adams
Amy Adams
(2014) Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence
(2015) Emma Stone
Emma Stone
(2016) Saoirse Ronan
Saoirse Ronan
(2017)

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Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress

Yvonne Bryceland (1985) Lindsay Duncan
Lindsay Duncan
(1986) Judi Dench
Judi Dench
(1987) Fiona Shaw
Fiona Shaw
(1989/1990) Kathryn Hunter
Kathryn Hunter
(1991) Juliet Stevenson
Juliet Stevenson
(1992) Alison Steadman
Alison Steadman
(1993) Fiona Shaw
Fiona Shaw
(1994) Clare Higgins
Clare Higgins
(1995) Judi Dench
Judi Dench
(1996) Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
(1997) Zoë Wanamaker
Zoë Wanamaker
(1998) Eileen Atkins (1999) Janie Dee (2000) Julie Walters
Julie Walters
(2001) Lindsay Duncan
Lindsay Duncan
(2002) Clare Higgins
Clare Higgins
(2003) Eileen Atkins (2004) Clare Higgins
Clare Higgins
(2005) Eve Best
Eve Best
(2006) Tamsin Greig
Tamsin Greig
(2007) Kristin Scott Thomas
Kristin Scott Thomas
(2008) Margaret Tyzack
Margaret Tyzack
(2009) Rachel Weisz
Rachel Weisz
(2010) Nancy Carroll (2011) Ruth Wilson
Ruth Wilson
(2012) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(2013) Lesley Manville
Lesley Manville
(2014) Penelope Wilton
Penelope Wilton
(2015) Denise Gough (2016) Billie Piper
Billie Piper
(2017)

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National Board of Review Award for Best Actress

Joan Crawford
Joan Crawford
(1945) Anna Magnani
Anna Magnani
(1946) Celia Johnson
Celia Johnson
(1947) Olivia de Havilland
Olivia de Havilland
(1948) Gloria Swanson
Gloria Swanson
(1950) Jan Sterling
Jan Sterling
(1951) Shirley Booth
Shirley Booth
(1952) Jean Simmons
Jean Simmons
(1953) Grace Kelly
Grace Kelly
(1954) Anna Magnani
Anna Magnani
(1955) Dorothy McGuire
Dorothy McGuire
(1956) Joanne Woodward
Joanne Woodward
(1957) Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
(1958) Simone Signoret
Simone Signoret
(1959) Greer Garson
Greer Garson
(1960) Geraldine Page
Geraldine Page
(1961) Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft
(1962) Patricia Neal
Patricia Neal
(1963) Kim Stanley
Kim Stanley
(1964) Julie Christie
Julie Christie
(1965) Elizabeth Taylor
Elizabeth Taylor
(1966) Edith Evans
Edith Evans
(1967) Liv Ullmann
Liv Ullmann
(1968) Geraldine Page
Geraldine Page
(1969) Glenda Jackson
Glenda Jackson
(1970) Irene Papas
Irene Papas
(1971) Cicely Tyson
Cicely Tyson
(1972) Liv Ullmann
Liv Ullmann
(1973) Gena Rowlands
Gena Rowlands
(1974) Isabelle Adjani
Isabelle Adjani
(1975) Liv Ullmann
Liv Ullmann
(1976) Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft
(1977) Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
(1978) Sally Field
Sally Field
(1979) Sissy Spacek
Sissy Spacek
(1980) Glenda Jackson
Glenda Jackson
(1981) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(1982) Shirley MacLaine
Shirley MacLaine
(1983) Peggy Ashcroft
Peggy Ashcroft
(1984) Whoopi Goldberg
Whoopi Goldberg
(1985) Kathleen Turner
Kathleen Turner
(1986) Lillian Gish
Lillian Gish
/ Holly Hunter
Holly Hunter
(1987) Jodie Foster
Jodie Foster
(1988) Michelle Pfeiffer
Michelle Pfeiffer
(1989) Mia Farrow
Mia Farrow
(1990) Geena Davis
Geena Davis
/ Susan Sarandon
Susan Sarandon
(1991) Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson
(1992) Holly Hunter
Holly Hunter
(1993) Miranda Richardson
Miranda Richardson
(1994) Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson
(1995) Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(1996) Helena Bonham Carter
Helena Bonham Carter
(1997) Fernanda Montenegro
Fernanda Montenegro
(1998) Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
(1999) Julia Roberts
Julia Roberts
(2000) Halle Berry
Halle Berry
(2001) Julianne Moore
Julianne Moore
(2002) Diane Keaton
Diane Keaton
(2003) Annette Bening
Annette Bening
(2004) Felicity Huffman
Felicity Huffman
(2005) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(2006) Julie Christie
Julie Christie
(2007) Anne Hathaway
Anne Hathaway
(2008) Carey Mulligan
Carey Mulligan
(2009) Lesley Manville
Lesley Manville
(2010) Tilda Swinton
Tilda Swinton
(2011) Jessica Chastain
Jessica Chastain
(2012) Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson
(2013) Julianne Moore
Julianne Moore
(2014) Brie Larson
Brie Larson
(2015) Amy Adams
Amy Adams
(2016) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2017)

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Satellite Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture

Musical or Comedy (1996–2010, retired)

Gwyneth Paltrow
Gwyneth Paltrow
(1996) Helen Hunt
Helen Hunt
(1997) Christina Ricci
Christina Ricci
(1998) Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
(1999) Renée Zellweger
Renée Zellweger
(2000) Nicole Kidman
Nicole Kidman
(2001) Jennifer Westfeldt
Jennifer Westfeldt
(2002) Diane Keaton
Diane Keaton
(2003) Annette Bening
Annette Bening
(2004) Reese Witherspoon
Reese Witherspoon
(2005) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2006) Ellen Page
Ellen Page
(2007) Sally Hawkins
Sally Hawkins
(2008) Meryl Streep
Meryl Streep
(2009) Anne Hathaway
Anne Hathaway
(2010)

Motion Picture Drama (1996–2010, retired)

Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(1996) Judi Dench
Judi Dench
(1997) Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett
(1998) Hilary Swank
Hilary Swank
(1999) Ellen Burstyn
Ellen Burstyn
(2000) Sissy Spacek
Sissy Spacek
(2001) Diane Lane
Diane Lane
(2002) Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron
(2003) Hilary Swank
Hilary Swank
(2004) Felicity Huffman
Felicity Huffman
(2005) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(2006) Marion Cotillard
Marion Cotillard
(2007) Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie
(2008) Shohreh Aghdashloo
Shohreh Aghdashloo
(2009) Noomi Rapace
Noomi Rapace
(2010)

Motion Picture (2011–present)

Viola Davis
Viola Davis
(2011) Jennifer Lawrence
Jennifer Lawrence
(2012) Cate Blanchett
Cate Blanchett
(2013) Julianne Moore
Julianne Moore
(2014) Saoirse Ronan
Saoirse Ronan
(2015) Isabelle Huppert‎ / Ruth Negga
Ruth Negga
(2016) Sally Hawkins
Sally Hawkins
/ Diane Kruger
Diane Kruger
(2017)

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Tony Award
Tony Award
for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play

Ingrid Bergman
Ingrid Bergman
/ Helen Hayes
Helen Hayes
(1947) Judith Anderson
Judith Anderson
/ Katharine Cornell
Katharine Cornell
/ Jessica Tandy
Jessica Tandy
(1948) Martita Hunt (1949) Shirley Booth
Shirley Booth
(1950) Uta Hagen
Uta Hagen
(1951) Julie Harris (1952) Shirley Booth
Shirley Booth
(1953) Audrey Hepburn
Audrey Hepburn
(1954) Nancy Kelly
Nancy Kelly
(1955) Julie Harris (1956) Margaret Leighton
Margaret Leighton
(1957) Helen Hayes
Helen Hayes
(1958) Gertrude Berg
Gertrude Berg
(1959) Anne Bancroft
Anne Bancroft
(1960) Joan Plowright
Joan Plowright
(1961) Margaret Leighton
Margaret Leighton
(1962) Uta Hagen
Uta Hagen
(1963) Sandy Dennis (1964) Irene Worth
Irene Worth
(1965) Rosemary Harris
Rosemary Harris
(1966) Beryl Reid
Beryl Reid
(1967) Zoe Caldwell (1968) Julie Harris (1969) Tammy Grimes
Tammy Grimes
(1970) Maureen Stapleton
Maureen Stapleton
(1971) Sada Thompson
Sada Thompson
(1972) Julie Harris (1973) Colleen Dewhurst
Colleen Dewhurst
(1974) Ellen Burstyn
Ellen Burstyn
(1975) Irene Worth
Irene Worth
(1976) Julie Harris (1977) Jessica Tandy
Jessica Tandy
(1978) Constance Cummings
Constance Cummings
/ Carole Shelley
Carole Shelley
(1979) Phyllis Frelich (1980) Jane Lapotaire (1981) Zoe Caldwell (1982) Jessica Tandy
Jessica Tandy
(1983) Glenn Close
Glenn Close
(1984) Stockard Channing
Stockard Channing
(1985) Lily Tomlin
Lily Tomlin
(1986) Linda Lavin
Linda Lavin
(1987) Joan Allen
Joan Allen
(1988) Pauline Collins
Pauline Collins
(1989) Maggie Smith
Maggie Smith
(1990) Mercedes Ruehl
Mercedes Ruehl
(1991) Glenn Close
Glenn Close
(1992) Madeline Kahn
Madeline Kahn
(1993) Diana Rigg
Diana Rigg
(1994) Cherry Jones
Cherry Jones
(1995) Zoe Caldwell (1996) Janet McTeer
Janet McTeer
(1997) Marie Mullen (1998) Judi Dench
Judi Dench
(1999) Jennifer Ehle
Jennifer Ehle
(2000) Mary-Louise Parker
Mary-Louise Parker
(2001) Lindsay Duncan
Lindsay Duncan
(2002) Vanessa Redgrave
Vanessa Redgrave
(2003) Phylicia Rashad
Phylicia Rashad
(2004) Cherry Jones
Cherry Jones
(2005) Cynthia Nixon
Cynthia Nixon
(2006) Julie White
Julie White
(2007) Deanna Dunagan (2008) Marcia Gay Harden
Marcia Gay Harden
(2009) Viola Davis
Viola Davis
(2010) Frances McDormand
Frances McDormand
(2011) Nina Arianda (2012) Cicely Tyson
Cicely Tyson
(2013) Audra McDonald
Audra McDonald
(2014) Helen Mirren
Helen Mirren
(2015) Jessica Lange
Jessica Lange
(2016) Laurie Metcalf
Laurie Metcalf
(2017)

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