Biography

Brenda Fricker (born February 17, 1945 in Dublin) is an Irish actress of theatre, film and television. She had appeared in more than 30 films and television roles. In 1989, she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for My Left Foot. Description above from the Wikipedia article Brenda Fricker, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Brenda Fricker (born February 17, 1945 in Dublin) is an Irish actress of theatre, film and television. She had appeared in more than 30 films and television roles. In 1989, she won the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for My Left Foot. Description above from the Wikipedia article Brenda Fricker, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 55

Birthday 1945-02-17

Place of Birth Dublin, Ireland

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

Eh Brian! It's A Whopper (1 episode) as Bridget
2014 Deadly as Bridie
2013 A Long Way From Home as Brenda
2011 Cloudburst as Dot
2010 Locked In as Joan
2008 Stone of Destiny as Mrs. McQuarry
2007 How About You... as Heather Nightingale
2007 Closing the Ring as Eleanor
2005 Tara Road as Mona
2005 Milk as Nan
2004 Inside I'm Dancing as Eileen
2004 Trauma as Petra
2004 Omagh as Nuala O'Loan
2004 Call Me: The Rise and Fall of Heidi Fleiss as Madame Alex
2003 Veronica Guerin as Bernie Guerin
2003 Conspiracy of Silence as Annie McLaughlin
2003 Watermelon as Teresa Ryan
2002 Pete's Meteor as Lily
2002 The Intended as Mrs. Jones
2002 Torso: The Evelyn Dick Story as Alexandra MacLean
2001 I Was a Rat as Joan Jones
2001 The War Bride as Betty
1999 Durango as Aunt Maeve
1999 Resurrection as Clare's mother
1998 The American as Mrs. Bread
1998 Painted Angels as Annie Ryan
1998 Resurrection Man as Dorcas Kelly
1997 Masterminds as Principal Claire Maloney
1997 Swann as Rose Hindmarch
1996 A Time to Kill as Ethel Twitty
1996 Moll Flanders as madame Mazzawatty
1995 Journey as Lottie
1995 A Woman of Independent Means as Mother Steed
1994 A Man of No Importance as Lily Byrne
1994 Angels in the Outfield as Maggie Nelson
1994 Deadly Advice as Iris Greenwood
1993 So I Married an Axe Murderer as May Mackenzie
1993 Alexander Graham Bell: The Sound and the Silence as Eliza
1992 Home Alone 2: Lost in New York as The Pigeon Lady
1992 Utz as Marta
1990 The Field as Maggie McCabe
1989 My Left Foot: The Story of Christy Brown as Bridget Fagan-Brown
1986 Casualty (72 episodes) as Megan Roach
1985 The Woman Who Married Clark Gable as Mary
1985 Exploits at West Poley
1983 The Gathering Seed (6 episodes) as Kitty Henshaw
1982 The Ballroom of Romance as Bridie
1979 The Quatermass Conclusion as Alison Thorpe
1978 Licking Hitler
1975 Angels (1 episode)
1973 Black and Blue (1 episode)
1970 Play for Today (1 episode)
1965 Play of the Month (1 episode)
1953 The Academy Awards (2 episodes)
1951 Hallmark Hall of Fame (3 episodes)

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