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Sarah Lancashire

Actress | Director
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KNOWN FOR 
Happy Valley (2014-2019) | Seeing Red (2000) | Clocking Off (2000)
AWARDS 
9 wins & 12 nominations More »
BORN 
Oct 4, 1964 (age 53)
HEIGHT 
5' 7" (1.70m)

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Television in Production (2 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNTSTATUS
  • Primary photo for Happy ValleyHappy Valley (TV Series) Catherine Cawood ( 1 episode, 2019 )  Less 2019 1 Released
  • Primary photo for KiriKiri (TV Mini-series) Miriam Grayson ( 2 episodes, 2018 )  Less 2018 2 Released
Past Film & Video (3 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (42 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for KiriKiri (TV Mini-series) Miriam Grayson ( 2 episodes, 2018 )  Less 2018 2
  • Primary photo for School of RoarsSchool of Roars (TV Series) Mrs. Twirlyhorn / V.I.M. ( 11 episodes, 2017 )  Less 2017 11
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  • Primary photo for Last Tango in HalifaxLast Tango in Halifax (TV Series) Caroline ( 20 episodes, 2012–2016 )  Less 2012–2016 20
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  • Primary photo for Happy ValleyHappy Valley (TV Series) Catherine Cawood ( 12 episodes, 2014–2016 )  Less 2014–2016 12
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  • Primary photo for The DresserThe Dresser (TV Movie) Madge  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for The ParadiseThe Paradise (TV Series) Miss Audrey ( 10 episodes, 2012–2013 )  Less 2012–2013 10
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  • Primary photo for Upstairs DownstairsUpstairs Downstairs (TV Series) Miss Whisset ( 2 episodes, 2012 )  Less 2012 2
  • Primary photo for Lark Rise to CandlefordLark Rise to Candleford (TV Series) Adult Laura ( 40 episodes, 2008–2011 )  Less 2008–2011 40
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  • Primary photo for Inspector George GentlyInspector George Gently (TV Series) Mallory Brown ( 1 episode, 2010 )  Less 2010 1
  • Primary photo for Five DaughtersFive Daughters (TV Mini-series) Rosemary Nicholls ( 3 episodes, 2010 )  Less 2010 3
  • Primary photo for All the Small ThingsAll the Small Things (TV Series) Esther Caddick ( 6 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2009 6
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  • Primary photo for Wuthering HeightsWuthering Heights (TV Mini-series) Nelly ( 2 episodes, 2009 )  Less 2009 2
  • Primary photo for Doctor WhoDoctor Who (TV Series) Miss Foster ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008 1
  • Primary photo for Oliver TwistOliver Twist (TV Mini-series) Mrs. Corney ( 5 episodes, 2007 )  Less 2007 5
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  • Primary photo for Sex, the City and MeSex, the City and Me (TV Movie) Ruth Gilbert  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for SkinsSkins (TV Series) Mary ( 1 episode, 2007 )  Less 2007 1
  • Primary photo for Angel CakeAngel Cake (TV Movie) Elaine Wilson  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Rose and MaloneyRose and Maloney (TV Series) Rose Linden ( 11 episodes, 2002–2005 )  Less 2002–2005 11
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  • Primary photo for CherishedCherished (TV Movie) Angela Cannings  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The Rotters' ClubThe Rotters' Club (TV Series) Barbara Chase ( 3 episodes, 2005 )  Less 2005 3
  • Primary photo for The Afternoon PlayThe Afternoon Play (TV Series) Director ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Sons & LoversSons & Lovers (TV Movie) Gertrude Morel  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Birthday GirlBirthday Girl (TV Movie) Rachel Jones  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The CryThe Cry (TV Movie) Meg Bartlet  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Back HomeBack Home (TV Movie) Peggy Dickinson  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The GlassThe Glass (TV Mini-series) Carol Parker ( 6 episodes, 2001 )  Less 2001 6
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  • Primary photo for Gentlemen's RelishGentlemen's Relish (TV Movie) Violet Askey  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for My Fragile HeartMy Fragile Heart (TV Movie) Trina Lavery  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for ChambersChambers (TV Series) Ruth Quirke ( 6 episodes, 2000 )  Less 2000 6
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  • Primary photo for Masterpiece TheatreMasterpiece Theatre (TV Series) Coral Atkins ( 1 episode, 2000 )  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Seeing RedSeeing Red (TV Movie) Coral Atkins  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for Clocking OffClocking Off (TV Series) Yvonne Kolakowski ( 6 episodes, 2000 )  Less 2000 6
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  • Primary photo for Coronation StreetCoronation Street (TV Series) Raquel Watts / Raquel Wolstenhulme / Wendy Farmer ( 291 episodes, 1987–2000 )  Less 1987–2000 291
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  • Primary photo for Where the Heart IsWhere the Heart Is (TV Series) Ruth Goddard ( 30 episodes, 1997–1999 )  Less 1997–1999 30
    • The Letter (Jul 25, 1999) Ruth Goddard  Less
    • Union (Jul 18, 1999) Ruth Goddard  Less
    • Runaway (Jul 11, 1999) Ruth Goddard  Less
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  • Primary photo for Murder Most HorridMurder Most Horrid (TV Series) Karen Sullivan ( 1 episode, 1999 )  Less 1999 1
  • Primary photo for VerdictVerdict (TV Series) Anne Cloves QC ( 1 episode, 1998 )  Less 1998 1
  • Primary photo for Bloomin' MarvellousBloomin' Marvellous (TV Series) Liz Deakin ( 8 episodes, 1997 )  Less 1997 8
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  • Primary photo for Exam ConditionsExam Conditions (TV Movie) Secretary  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for About FaceAbout Face (TV Series) Rebecca ( 1 episode, 1991 )  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for WatchingWatching (TV Series) Ms. Linden ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
    • Joking (Dec 1, 1989) Ms. Linden  Less
  • Primary photo for BradleyBradley (TV Series) Wendy ( 1 episode, 1989 )  Less 1989 1
  • Primary photo for DramaramaDramarama (TV Series) Janice Dobbs ( 1 episode, 1988 )  Less 1988 1
Self (30 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for British Academy Television Awards 2017British Academy Television Awards 2017 (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2017
  • Primary photo for Slum Britain: 50 Years OnSlum Britain: 50 Years On (TV Movie) Herself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for The First FilmThe First Film Lizze Le Prince (voice)  Less 2015 £400K
  • Primary photo for Fair Cop: A Century of British PolicewomenFair Cop: A Century of British Policewomen (TV Movie) Herself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2015
  • Primary photo for Arqiva British Academy Television AwardsArqiva British Academy Television Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The BAFTA Film Awards 2014: Red CarpetThe BAFTA Film Awards 2014: Red Carpet (TV Special) Herself  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Arqiva British Academy Television AwardsArqiva British Academy Television Awards (TV Special) Herself  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for Our QueenOur Queen (TV Movie) Narrator  Less 2013
  • Primary photo for TimeshiftTimeshift (TV Series) Herself - Narrator ( 2 episodes, 2011–2013 )  Less 2011–2013
  • Primary photo for The One ShowThe One Show (TV Series) Herself - Guest ( 2 episodes, 2011–2012 )  Less 2011–2012
  • Primary photo for Britain Then & NowBritain Then & Now (TV Movie) Herself  Less 2012
  • Primary photo for DaybreakDaybreak (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for BreakfastBreakfast (TV Series) Herself - Actress ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for This MorningThis Morning (TV Series) Herself ( 2 episodes, 2004–2009 )  Less 2004–2009
  • Primary photo for Zoo DaysZoo Days (TV Series) Herself - Narrator ( 20 episodes, 2008 )  Less 2008
    • Episode #4.20 (Dec 9, 2008) Herself - Narrator (voice)  Less
    • Episode #4.19 (Dec 8, 2008) Herself - Narrator (voice)  Less
    • Episode #4.18 (Dec 5, 2008) Herself - Narrator (voice)  Less
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  • Primary photo for Doctor Who ConfidentialDoctor Who Confidential (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2008 )  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Disappearing BritainDisappearing Britain (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2006 )  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for ParkinsonParkinson (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2005 )  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Victoria Wood: A BAFTA TributeVictoria Wood: A BAFTA Tribute (TV Movie) Herself (uncredited)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Richard & JudyRichard & Judy (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2004 )  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for Comic Relief 2003: The Big Hair DoComic Relief 2003: The Big Hair Do (TV Special) Herself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Strike: When Britain Went to WarStrike: When Britain Went to War (TV Movie) Herself - Narrator (voice)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for Billy Connolly: A BAFTA TributeBilly Connolly: A BAFTA Tribute (TV Special) Herself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for The John Thaw StoryThe John Thaw Story (TV Special) Herself  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Top TenTop Ten (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2002 )  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for Auntie's BloomersAuntie's Bloomers (TV Series) Herself / Acting Role ( 2 episodes, 1997–2000 )  Less 1997–2000
  • Primary photo for The Street PartyThe Street Party (TV Movie) Herself - Audience Member  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for The South Bank ShowThe South Bank Show (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 1995 )  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Celebrity SquaresCelebrity Squares (TV Series) Herself ( 3 episodes, 1993 )  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for That's ShowbusinessThat's Showbusiness (TV Series) Herself - Panelist ( 1 episode, 1993 )  Less 1993
Archive Footage (9 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for The South Bank Show OriginalsThe South Bank Show Originals (TV Series) Herself ( 1 episode, 2016 )  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Dad's Army: Women of WalmingtonDad's Army: Women of Walmington (Video) Herself (archive footage)  Less 2016
  • Primary photo for Who Do You Think You Are?Who Do You Think You Are? (TV Series) Caroline ( 1 episode, 2015 )  Less 2015
    • Anne Reid (Sep 17, 2015) Caroline (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Corrie YearsThe Corrie Years (TV Series) Raquel Watts ( 1 episode, 2011 )  Less 2011
    • The Firsts (Jul 27, 2011) Raquel Watts (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Stars of the Street: 50 Years, 50 Classic CharactersThe Stars of the Street: 50 Years, 50 Classic Characters (Video) Raquel Wolstenhulme (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Doctor Who Greatest MomentsDoctor Who Greatest Moments (TV Mini-series) Miss Foster ( 1 episode, 2009 )  Less 2009
    • The Doctor (Aug 20, 2009) Miss Foster (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Coronation Street: Through the KeyholeCoronation Street: Through the Keyhole (Video) Raquel Wolstenhulme (archive footage)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Women of Coronation StreetWomen of Coronation Street (Video) Raquel Wolstenhulme (archive footage)  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Alright on the Night's Cockup TripAlright on the Night's Cockup Trip (TV Special) Herself / Raquel Watts (archive footage)  Less 1996

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