Geraldine James

Actress
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KNOWN FOR 
Sherlock Holmes (2009) | The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011) | Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011)
AWARDS 
2 wins & 6 nominations More »
BORN 
Jul 6, 1950 (age 67)
HEIGHT 
5' 7" (1.70m)

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Television in Production (1 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Anne with an EAnne with an E (TV Series) Marilla Cuthbert ( 1 episode, 2018 )  Less 2018 1 Released
Past Film & Video (36 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
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  • Primary photo for UncleUncle (TV Series) Jane ( 1 episode, 2017 )  Less 2017 1
  • Primary photo for Anne with an EAnne with an E (TV Series) Marilla Cuthbert ( 7 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017 7
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  • Primary photo for The FiveThe Five (TV Series) Julie Wells ( 10 episodes, 2016 )  Less 2016 10
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  • Primary photo for Black WorkBlack Work (TV Mini-series) CC Carolyn Jarecki ( 3 episodes, 2015 )  Less 2015 3
  • Primary photo for UtopiaUtopia (TV Series) Milner ( 8 episodes, 2013–2014 )  Less 2013–2014 8
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  • Primary photo for LegacyLegacy (TV Movie) Martha  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for 13 Steps Down13 Steps Down (TV Series) Gwendolen Chawcer ( 2 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 2
  • Primary photo for Playhouse PresentsPlayhouse Presents (TV Series) Liz / Lydia ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012 1
  • Primary photo for Planet of the Apemen: Battle for EarthPlanet of the Apemen: Battle for Earth (TV Mini-series) Narrator ( 2 episodes, 2011 )  Less 2011 2
  • Primary photo for Midsomer MurdersMidsomer Murders (TV Series) Miranda Bedford ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for Caught in a TrapCaught in a Trap (TV Movie) Joyce Perkins  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Little Britain USALittle Britain USA (TV Series) Celia ( 4 episodes, 2008 )  Less 2008 4
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  • Primary photo for The Last EnemyThe Last Enemy (TV Mini-series) Barbara Turney ( 5 episodes, 2008 )  Less 2008 5
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  • Primary photo for City of ViceCity of Vice (TV Series) Nell ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Phoo ActionPhoo Action (TV Movie) Dr. Evelyne Conan-Bell  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Fairy TalesFairy Tales (TV Mini-series) Mrs. Brooke ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
    • Rapunzel (Jan 10, 2008) Mrs. Brooke  Less
  • Primary photo for HeistHeist (TV Movie) Joanna the Concubine  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Northanger AbbeyNorthanger Abbey (TV Movie) The Voice of Jane Austen (voice)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Time of Your LifeThe Time of Your Life (TV Series) Eileen ( 6 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007 6
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  • Primary photo for The Amazing Mrs PritchardThe Amazing Mrs Pritchard (TV Series) Hilary Rees-Benson ( 5 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006 5
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  • Primary photo for The Battle for RomeThe Battle for Rome (TV Mini-series) Cornelia  Less 2006– 
  • Primary photo for A Harlot's ProgressA Harlot's Progress (TV Movie) Mother Needham  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an EmpireAncient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire (TV Mini-series) Cornelia ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006 1
  • Primary photo for Jane HallJane Hall (TV Series) Lorraine Hall ( 5 episodes, 2006 )  Less 2006 5
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  • Primary photo for Agatha Christie's PoirotAgatha Christie's Poirot (TV Series) Helen Abernethie ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005 1
  • Primary photo for HexHex (TV Series) Lillith Hughes / Lilith Hughes ( 3 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2004 3
  • Primary photo for Little BritainLittle Britain (TV Series) Mrs. Pincher ( 4 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2004 4
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  • Primary photo for He Knew He Was RightHe Knew He Was Right (TV Mini-series) Lady Rowley ( 3 episodes, 2004 )  Less 2004 3
    • Part 4 (May 9, 2004) Lady Rowley  Less
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    • Part 1 (Apr 18, 2004) Lady Rowley  Less
  • Primary photo for Hans Christian Andersen: My Life as a Fairy TaleHans Christian Andersen: My Life as a Fairy Tale (TV Movie) Hans's Mother  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Hearts of GoldHearts of Gold (TV Movie) Elizabeth Powell  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for State of PlayState of Play (TV Mini-series) Yvonne Shaps ( 2 episodes, 2003 )  Less 2003 2
  • Primary photo for The Hound of the BaskervillesThe Hound of the Baskervilles (TV Movie) Mrs. Mortimer  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for An Angel for MayAn Angel for May (TV Movie) Susan Higgins  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for White TeethWhite Teeth (TV Mini-series) Joyce Malfen ( 3 episodes, 2002 )  Less 2002 3
  • Primary photo for Crime and PunishmentCrime and Punishment (TV Movie) Pulcheria  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The SinsThe Sins (TV Mini-series) Gloria Green ( 7 episodes, 2000 )  Less 2000 7
    • Sloth (Dec 5, 2000) Gloria Green  Less
    • Anger (Nov 28, 2000) Gloria Green  Less
    • Greed (Nov 21, 2000) Gloria Green  Less
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  • Primary photo for Kavanagh QCKavanagh QC (TV Series) Eleanor Harker QC ( 5 episodes, 1995–1999 )  Less 1995–1999 5
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  • Primary photo for SeesawSeesaw (TV Mini-series) Val Price ( 3 episodes, 1998 )  Less 1998 3
  • Primary photo for Band of GoldBand of Gold (TV Series) Rose Garrity ( 18 episodes, 1995–1997 )  Less 1995–1997 18
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  • Primary photo for GoldGold (TV Series) Rose Garrity  Less 1997– 
  • Primary photo for Drovers' GoldDrovers' Gold (TV Mini-series) Ruth Jones  Less 1997– 
  • Primary photo for RebeccaRebecca (TV Mini-series) Beatrice ( 2 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 2
  • Primary photo for Over HereOver Here (TV Movie) Lady Billingham  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Screen OneScreen One (TV Series) Sarah Williams / Mrs. Dewey / Alice / Harriet Ambrose ( 4 episodes, 1989–1994 )  Less 1989–1994 4
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  • Primary photo for The HealerThe Healer (TV Movie) Dr. Mercedes Honeysett  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for In Suspicious CircumstancesIn Suspicious Circumstances (TV Series) Doctor Irene Gayus ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for PerformancePerformance (TV Series) Kristine Linde ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Stanley and the WomenStanley and the Women (TV Mini-series) Dr. Trish Collings ( 4 episodes, 1991 )  Less 1991 4
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  • Primary photo for Inspector MorseInspector Morse (TV Series) Helen Field ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for EchoesEchoes (TV Mini-series) Angela O'Hara ( 4 episodes, 1988 )  Less 1988 4
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  • Primary photo for Freedom FighterFreedom Fighter (TV Movie) Krista Donner  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Time and the ConwaysTime and the Conways (TV Movie) Madge Conway  Less 1985
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  • Primary photo for The Jewel in the CrownThe Jewel in the Crown (TV Mini-series) Sarah Layton ( 12 episodes, 1984 )  Less 1984 12
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  • Primary photo for BBC2 PlayhouseBBC2 Playhouse (TV Series) Janine / Hesther ( 2 episodes, 1980–1982 )  Less 1980–1982 2
  • Primary photo for I Remember NelsonI Remember Nelson (TV Series) Lady Emma Hamilton ( 3 episodes, 1982 )  Less 1982 3
    • Duty (Apr 28, 1982) Lady Emma Hamilton  Less
    • Passion (Apr 21, 1982) Lady Emma Hamilton  Less
    • Love (Feb 21, 1982) Lady Emma Hamilton  Less
  • Primary photo for The History ManThe History Man (TV Mini-series) Barbara Kirk ( 4 episodes, 1981 )  Less 1981 4
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  • Primary photo for ShoestringShoestring (TV Series) Mary Philips ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
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  • Primary photo for Play for TodayPlay for Today (TV Series) Miss Hunt ( 1 episode, 1979 )  Less 1979 1
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  • Primary photo for The SweeneyThe Sweeney (TV Series) Shirley Glass ( 1 episode, 1976 )  Less 1976 1
    • Pay Off (Nov 29, 1976) Shirley Glass  Less
Self (34 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Hidden IndiaHidden India (TV Mini-series) Narrator ( 3 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Celebrity Antiques Road TripCelebrity Antiques Road Trip (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Richard Attenborough: A LifeRichard Attenborough: A Life (TV Movie) Herself - Actress, Gandhi / Chair. Actors' Charitable Trust  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Richard Attenborough: A Life in FilmRichard Attenborough: A Life in Film Herself  Less 2014 £200K
  • Primary photo for Goodbye GranadalandGoodbye Granadaland (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Genius of Marie Curie - The Woman Who Lit up the WorldThe Genius of Marie Curie - The Woman Who Lit up the World Marie Curie's letters read by  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for The Big PictureThe Big Picture (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2012 )  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Face BoothFace Booth (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Made in Dagenham: Behind the ScenesMade in Dagenham: Behind the Scenes (Video) Herself - Connie  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Made in Dagenham: OuttakesMade in Dagenham: Outtakes (Video) Herself / Connie (uncredited)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Movie ConnectionsMovie Connections (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for Drama TrailsDrama Trails (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for The Paul O'Grady ShowThe Paul O'Grady Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The Best of Masterpiece TheatreThe Best of Masterpiece Theatre (TV Special) Herself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for The 50 Greatest Television DramasThe 50 Greatest Television Dramas (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for This MorningThis Morning (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Behind the Scenes: Agatha Christie's PoirotBehind the Scenes: Agatha Christie's Poirot (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Little DocumentaryLittle Documentary (Video) Herself  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Loose LipsLoose Lips (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2003 )  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The John Thaw StoryThe John Thaw Story (TV Special) Herself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The BAFTA TV Awards 2001The BAFTA TV Awards 2001 (TV Special) Herself  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Best of BritishBest of British (TV Series) Lady Maud Lynchwood ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999
    • George Cole (Dec 23, 1999) Lady Maud Lynchwood  Less
  • Primary photo for An Audience with SootyAn Audience with Sooty (TV Movie) Herself - Audience Member  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for The 49th Bafta AwardsThe 49th Bafta Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee: Best Actress in a TV Series  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for MasterchefMasterchef (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1996 )  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Alas Smith & JonesAlas Smith & Jones (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 1992–1995 )  Less 1992–1995
  • Primary photo for Natural WorldNatural World (TV Series) Herself - Narrator ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for HorizonHorizon (TV Series) Herself - Narrator ( 1 episode, 1994 )  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Aspel & CompanyAspel & Company (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 1 episode, 1992 )  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Backstage at Masterpiece TheatreBackstage at Masterpiece Theatre (TV Special) Herself  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for The 44th Annual Tony AwardsThe 44th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Herself - Nominee: Best Leading Actress in a Play  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Healing ArtsThe Healing Arts (TV Series) Herself - Narrator ( 3 episodes, 1986 )  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for The Making of Gandhi: Mr. Attenborough and Mr. GandhiThe Making of Gandhi: Mr. Attenborough and Mr. Gandhi (TV Movie) Herself  Less 1983
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETDOMESTIC / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for 45 Years: Q&A45 Years: Q&A (Video) Lena (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The Many Faces of...The Many Faces of... (TV Series) Marie ( 1 episode, 2013 )  Less 2013
    • Dame Helen Mirren (Jun 22, 2013) Marie (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for 'Calendar Girls': The Naked Truth'Calendar Girls': The Naked Truth (Video) Marie (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2004
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