Saskia Reeves

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Saskia Reeves (born 1962) is a British actress perhaps best known for her roles in the films Close My Eyes (1991) and ID (1995), and the 2000 miniseries Frank Herbert's Dune.

Born and brought up in London to a Dutch mother and English father, Reeves studied at London's Guildhall School of Music and Drama and has since worked with directors such as Mike Leigh, Stephen Poliakoff, Michael Winterbottom and Nicholas Hytner.

Early in her career she performed in puppet shows and in satirical revues at the Covent Garden Community Theatre.

Her television credits include Spooks and the Bodies finale. Her stage work includes productions at London's National and Royal Court Theatres as well as on international tour.

In addition to her acting career, Reeves does voice work, including commercial and narration (book readings) for VocalPoint.net.

In 2008, she starred in English Touring Theatre's revival of Athol Fugard's Hello and Goodbye at the Trafalgar Studios in London.

In 2010 she starred as Anne Darwin, the wife of the famous disappearing canoeist John Darwin (played by Bernard Hill) in Canoe Man, a dramatisation of the John Darwin disappearance case for BBC4. and in the BBC1 series Luther.

In 2011 Reeves played the matriarch, Anna Brangwen, in the first part of William Ivory's two-part adaptation of DH Lawrence's novels The Rainbow and Women in Love, first shown on BBC4.

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From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Saskia Reeves (born 1962) is a British actress perhaps best known for her roles in the films Close My Eyes (1991) and ID (1995), and the 2000 miniseries Frank Herbert's Dune.

Born and brought up in London to a Dutch mother and English father, Reeves studied at London's Guildhall School of Music and Drama and has since worked with directors such as Mike Leigh, Stephen Poliakoff, Michael Winterbottom and Nicholas Hytner.

Early in her career she performed in puppet shows and in satirical revues at the Covent Garden Community Theatre.

Her television credits include Spooks and the Bodies finale. Her stage work includes productions at London's National and Royal Court Theatres as well as on international tour.

In addition to her acting career, Reeves does voice work, including commercial and narration (book readings) for VocalPoint.net.

In 2008, she starred in English Touring Theatre's revival of Athol Fugard's Hello and Goodbye at the Trafalgar Studios in London.

In 2010 she starred as Anne Darwin, the wife of the famous disappearing canoeist John Darwin (played by Bernard Hill) in Canoe Man, a dramatisation of the John Darwin disappearance case for BBC4. and in the BBC1 series Luther.

In 2011 Reeves played the matriarch, Anna Brangwen, in the first part of William Ivory's two-part adaptation of DH Lawrence's novels The Rainbow and Women in Love, first shown on BBC4.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Saskia Reeves, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia. ​

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Known Credits 49

Birthday 1961-08-16

Place of Birth London, England

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 De Premier as President
2016 Our Kind of Traitor as Tamara
2015 Wolf Hall as Johane Williamson
2014 From There To Here as Claire
2014 From There to Here(3 episodes) as Claire
2014 Salting the Battlefield as Anthea Catcheside
2013 Nymphomaniac: Vol. II
2013 Nymphomaniac: Vol. I as Nurse
2013 Mindscape as Michelle Greene
2012 An Event in Autumn as Vanja Andersson
2012 One Night(4 episodes)
2012 One Night
2011 Page Eight as Anthea Catcheside
2011 Women in Love as Anna Brangwen
2011 Women in Love(2 episodes) as Anna Brangwen
2010 Luther(10 episodes) as DSU Rose Teller
2010 Canoe Man as Anne Darwin
2010 The Fifth Woman as Vanja Andersson
2009 Me and Orson Welles as Barbara Luddy
2009 Red Riding: In the Year of Our Lord 1983 as Mandy Wymer
2008 The Fixer(1 episode)
2005 Afterlife(1 episode)
2004 A Line in the Sand as Meryl Rogers
2004 Island at War(6 episodes) as Cassie Mahy
2004 Bodies(1 episode) as Mary Dodd
2003 The Tesseract as Rosa
2003 The Commander(2 episodes)
2002 The Inspector Lynley Mysteries(1 episode)
2000 Frank Herbert's Dune as Lady Jessica Atreides
2000 Dune(4 episodes) as Jessica Atreides
2000 Waking the Dead(2 episodes)
1999 A Christmas Carol as Mrs. Cratchit
1999 Heart as Maria Ann McCardle
1998 L.A. Without a Map as Joy
1997 Plotlands(6 episodes)
1997 A Very British Psycho as Narrator
1996 Different for Girls as Jean
1995 Butterfly Kiss as Miriam
1995 I.D. as Lynda
1994 Traps as Louise Duffield
1994 Citizen Locke as Lady Marsham
1992 The Bridge
1991 Close My Eyes as Natalie Bryant
1991 December Bride
1990 Antonia e Jane as Antonia
1987 Metamorphosis as Greta Samsa
1984 A Woman of Substance as Edwina (uncredited)
1900 Kommissar Wallander - Händelse om hösten as Vanja Andersson
1900 The Perfect Match(0 episodes)

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