An English actress and voice artist. Her earliest roles were in theatre and after several supporting roles in film and television she won a BAFTA Award for her role in The Age of Innocence (1993).

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An English actress and voice artist. Her earliest roles were in theatre and after several supporting roles in film and television she won a BAFTA Award for her role in The Age of Innocence (1993).

Description above from the Wikipedia article Miriam Margolyes, licensed under CC-BY-SA,full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Female

Known Credits 121

Birthday 1941-05-18

Place of Birth Oxford, England, UK

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Also Known As

  • Miriam Margolyes, OBE

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2020 Miss Fisher & the Crypt of Tears as Prudence Stanley
2019 H Is for Happiness as Miss Bamford
2019 Miriam's Dead Good Adventure (2 episodes) as Herself - Presenter
2018 Postcards from the 48%
2018 Early Man as Queen Oofeefa (voice)
2018 Miriam’s Big American Adventure (3 episodes) as Herself
2017 Harry Potter - A History Of Magic as Herself
2017 The Man Who Invented Christmas as Mrs. Fisk
2017 The Little Vampire 3D as Wulftrud (voice)
2017 Bucket (4 episodes) as Mim
2016 The Real Marigold on Tour (2 episodes) as Herself (10 episodes) as Host (Herself)
2016 John Bishop: In Conversation With... (1 episode) as Herself
2016 The Real Marigold Hotel (3 episodes) as Herself
2015 Spirit-ED as Headmistress - Ms Ursula Gressup
2014 The Legend of Longwood
2014 Outlier
2014 Maya the Bee Movie as The Queen (voice)
2014 Honeysuckle as Patricia
2013 The Thief and the Cobbler: Recobbled Cut as Maiden from Mombassa (voice)
2013 Sir Billi as Baroness Chantal McToff (voice)
2013 Plebs (1 episode) as Iona
2012 The Guilt Trip as Anita
2012 The Cow That Almost Missed Christmas as Mme Daniels / Mme Rat / Judith (voice)
2012 The Wedding Video as Patricia
2012 Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries (34 episodes) as Aunt Prudence
2011 Trollied (8 episodes)
2011 Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 as Pomona Sprout
2011 The Itch of the Golden Nit as Mummy Socks
2010 Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'Hoole as Mrs. Plithiver (voice)
2010 Tinga Tinga Tales (52 episodes)
2009 A Closed Book as Mrs. Kilbride
2008 We Are Most Amused
2008 How to Lose Friends & Alienate People as Mrs. Kowalski
2007 The Dukes as Aunt Vee
2007 Kingdom (1 episode)
2007 The Graham Norton Show (3 episodes) as Herself
2006 Jam & Jerusalem (19 episodes) as Joyce Midge
2006 Happy Feet as Mrs. Astrakhan (voice)
2006 Flushed Away as Rita's Grandma (voice)
2005 Wallis & Edward as Aunt Bessie
2004 Agatha Christie's Marple (1 episode) as Mrs. Price-Ridley
2004 Being Julia as Dolly de Vries
2004 Ladies in Lavender as Dorcas
2004 The Life and Death of Peter Sellers as Peg Sellers
2004 Modigliani as Gertrude Stein
2004 Chasing Liberty as Maria
2002 Undertaking Betty as Thelma & Selma
2002 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets as Pomona Sprout
2002 Alone as Caseworker
2001 Cats & Dogs as Sophie the Castle Maid
2000 House! as Auntie Beth
1999 Magnolia as Faye Barringer
1999 End of Days as Mabel
1999 Sunshine as Rose Sonnenschein
1998 The First Snow of Winter as Sean
1998 Babe: Pig in the City as Fly (voice)
1998 Vanity Fair (6 episodes) as Miss Crawley
1998 Supply and Demand (6 episodes) as Edna
1998 Mulan as The Matchmaker (voice)
1997 The Phoenix and the Carpet (6 episodes)
1997 Dharma & Greg (1 episode)
1997 The Long Way Home as Voice
1996 Romeo + Juliet as The Nurse
1996 Different for Girls as Pamela
1996 James and the Giant Peach as Aunt Sponge / Glowworm (voice)
1995 Balto as Grandma Rosy
1995 Babe as Fly the Female Sheepdog (voice)
1995 Cold Comfort Farm as Mrs. Beetle
1994 Immortal Beloved as Nanette Streicherová
1994 Moonacre (6 episodes)
1994 Liberation as Narrator
1993 The Thief and the Cobbler as Maiden from Mombassa
1993 The Age of Innocence as Mrs. Catherine Mingott
1993 Ed and His Dead Mother as Mabel Chilton
1993 Magic Grandad (3 episodes) as Grandma
1992 Stalin as Krupskaya
1992 Terry Wogan's Friday Night (1 episode) as Herself
1992 As You Like It as Audrey
1992 Frannie's Turn (6 episodes) as Frannie Escobar
1991 The Butcher's Wife as Gina
1991 Dead Again as Lady (uncredited)
1991 Echoes That Remain as Narrator (voice)
1990 Pacific Heights as Realtor
1990 The Fool of the World and the Flying Ship as Mother / Mrs. Woodcutter
1990 Orpheus Descending as Vee Talbot
1990 I Love You to Death as Joey's Mother
1990 Old Flames as Nellie
1988 Blackadder's Christmas Carol as Queen Victoria
1987 Little Dorrit as Flora Finching
1987 A Little Princess (6 episodes) as Miss Amelia
1987 Body Contact as Tony's Mother
1986 Little Shop of Horrors as Dental Nurse
1985 The Good Father as Jane Powell
1985 Oliver Twist (4 episodes)
1985 Morons from Outer Space as Doctor Wallace
1984 Electric Dreams as Ticket Girl
1983 Yentl as Sarah
1983 Blackadder (1 episode) as Lady Whiteadder
1983 Scrubbers as Jones
1983 Frida Kahlo & Tina Modotti as Voice Over
1982 Wogan (1 episode) as Herself
1981 Reds as Woman with Notebook (uncredited)
1981 A Kick Up the Eighties (10 episodes)
1981 Take a Letter, Mr. Jones (6 episodes)
1981 The History Man (4 episodes) as Melissa Tordoroff
1980 The Apple as Landlady
1980 The Awakening as Dr. Kadira
1979 Tales of the Unexpected (1 episode)
1978 Monkey (26 episodes) (26 episodes) as Narator
1978 An Audience with... (1 episode) as Herself
1977 Stand up, Virgin Soldiers as Elephant Ethel
1977 Confessions from a Holiday Camp as Blackbird
1976 The Lifeswappers
1976 Kizzy (6 episodes)
1976 The Battle of Billy's Pond
1975 Angels (2 episodes)
1974 Ken Dodd's World of Laughter (19 episodes)
1974 Fall of Eagles (1 episode)
1974 On the Game as Narrator (voice) (uncredited)
1969 A Nice Girl Like Me as Pensione
1967 At The Eleventh Hour (10 episodes)

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