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Pamela Ann "Pam" Ferris (born 11 May 1948) is a German-born Welsh actress. She is best known for her starring roles on television as Ma Larkin in The Darling Buds of May, as Laura Thyme in Rosemary & Thyme, and for playing Miss Trunchbull in the movie Matilda. She also played the part of Aunt Marge in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.

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​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Pamela Ann "Pam" Ferris (born 11 May 1948) is a German-born Welsh actress. She is best known for her starring roles on television as Ma Larkin in The Darling Buds of May, as Laura Thyme in Rosemary & Thyme, and for playing Miss Trunchbull in the movie Matilda. She also played the part of Aunt Marge in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 56

Birthday 1948-05-11

Place of Birth Hannover, Germany

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Bill's New Frock
2019 Tolkien as Mrs. Faulkner
2018 Holmes & Watson as Queen Victoria
2016 We're Going on a Bear Hunt as Grandma (voice)
2016 Ethel & Ernest as Mrs Bennett / Aunty Betty (voice) as Mrs Bennett/Aunty Betty (voice)
2013 Saving Santa as Mrs. Claus
2012 Nativity 2: Danger in the Manger! as Mrs. Bevan
2012 The Raven as Mrs. Bradley
2012 Call the Midwife (62 episodes) as Sister Evangelina
2010 Jackboots on Whitehall as Matron Rutty (voice)
2010 Drama Trails (1 episode)
2009 Nativity! as Pat Bevan
2009 Within the Whirlwind as Genia's mother
2009 Telstar: The Joe Meek Story as Mrs. Violet Shenton
2009 Malice in Wonderland as Doochey
2008 The Other Man as Vera
2008 Little Dorrit (14 episodes)
2007 Christmas at the Riviera as Avril
2007 Gavin & Stacey (2 episodes) as Cath
2007 Lilies (8 episodes) as Alice Bird (1 episode)
2006 Jane Eyre (4 episodes) as Grace Poole
2006 Children of Men as Miriam
2005 Matilda's Movie Magic: The Making of 'Matilda' as Herself (archival footage)
2005 Piccadilly Jim as Miss Trimble
2005 Missing (UK) (1 episode)
2004 The Paul O'Grady Show (2 episodes)
2004 Gladiatress as Mrs Goatsplitter
2004 Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban as Marge Dursley
2003 Rosemary & Thyme (24 episodes)
2002 Death to Smoochy as Tommy Cotter
2001 The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby as Mrs. Squeers
2001 Bessie and the Bell as Bessie
2000 Clocking Off (27 episodes) as Pat Fletcher
1999 The Turn of the Screw as Mrs. Grose
1998 Our Mutual Friend (4 episodes)
1997 Where the Heart Is (68 episodes)
1996 The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (3 episodes) as Mrs. Markham
1996 Matilda as Agatha Trunchbull
1995 Mrs Hartley and the Growth Centre as Alice Hartley
1994 Wycliffe (1 episode)
1994 Middlemarch (2 episodes)
1994 The Rector's Wife (4 episodes) as Eleanor Ramsay
1992 Mr. Wakefield's Crusade as Mad Marion
1991 The Darling Buds of May (20 episodes)
1990 Cluedo (26 episodes)
1990 A Sense of Guilt (7 episodes) as Magdalen Parry
1990 Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit (3 episodes) as Mrs Arkwright
1988 The Fear (1 episode) as Brenda
1987 Lizzie's Pictures (4 episodes)
1987 Hardwicke House (7 episodes)
1986 Casualty (1 episode) as Linda
1986 Ladies in Charge (1 episode)
1985 Star Quality as Marian Blake
1984 Aspel & Company (1 episode)
1983 Meantime as Mavis
1955 This Is Your Life (1 episode)

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