January 30, 1937
85 years old
5 ft 11 in | 180 cm
34-26-30 in | 86.5-66-76 cm
57 kg | 125.5 lbs
10 US | 40.5 EU
Vanessa Redgrave was born in Blackheath, London, England, on January 30, 1937, is a English actress.
Young Vanessa Redgrave began her professional acting career on stage in the UK.
She landed her stage debut in a play "A Touch of Sun" (1958) in role as Caroline Lester, at Saville Theatre.
She made her big screen debut in drama movie Behind the Mask (1958) in role as Pamela Gray.
She got her television debut in British miniseries A Farewell to Arms (1966) in role as Catherine Barkley.
Vanessa's breakthrough performance came as Leonie Delt in comedy film Morgan: A Suitable Case for Treatment (1966).
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Vanessa Redgrave is 85 years old.
Vanessa Redgrave net worth is around 20 million dollars.
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She won the Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Julia in period drama film Julia (1977).
She was nominated for the Academy Awards for Best Actress for her roles in movies:
Morgan: A Suitable Case for Treatment (1966) comedy as Leonie Delt
Isadora (1968) biographical romantic drama as Isadora Duncan
Mary, Queen of Scots (1971) biographical drama as Mary, Queen of Scots
The Bostonians (1984) romantic drama as Olive Chancellor
She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Ruth Wilcox in romantic drama film Howards End (1992).
She was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her performance as Peggy Ramsay in romantic drama movie Prick Up Your Ears (1987).
She was nominated for the British Academy Television Award for Best Actress for her role as Clementine Churchill in biographical film The Gathering Storm (2002).
She was nominated for the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Older Briony Tallis in romantic war drama film Atonement (2007).
She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Comedy or Musical for her performance as Guinevere in musical drama fantasy film Camelot (1967).
She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award and a Primetime Emmy Award for Best Actress for her role as Richard Radley / Renee Richards in biographical film Second Serve (1986).
She was nominated for the Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress for her roles in television films:
A Man for All Seasons (1988) drama as Alice More
A Month by the Lake (1995) romantic comedy as Miss Bentley
Bella Mafia (1997) crime drama as Graziella Luciano
She won the Golden Globe Award and a Primetime Emmy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as Edith Tress in HBO romantic drama movie If These Walls Could Talk 2 (2000).
She was nominated for the Satellite Awards for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture for her roles in films:
Letters to Juliet (2010) romantic comedy drama as Claire Smith-Wyman
Coriolanus (2011) war drama as Volumnia
She won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie for her role as Fania Fenelon in CBS drama music film Playing for Time (1981).
She voiced Mama Topolino / Queen in animated comedy film Cars 2 (2011).
Blow-Up (1966) mystery thriller opposite David Hemmings, Sarah Miles and John Castle
The Devils (1971) horror drama with Oliver Reed, Dudley Sutton and Max Adrian
Girl, Interrupted (1999) psychological drama opposite Winona Ryder and Angelina Jolie
The Pledge (2001) mystery drama with Jack Nicholson, Benicio Del Toro and Helen Mirren
Prick Up Your Ears (1987) romantic drama opposite Gary Oldman and Alfred Molina
Deep Impact (1998) science fiction disaster with Robert Duvall, Téa Leoni and Elijah Wood
Wilde (1998) biographical opposite Stephen Fry, Jude Law and Jennifer Ehle
Finding You (2021) coming-of-age romance comedy in role as Cathleen Sweeney, with Rose Reid, Jedidiah Goodacre and Katherine McNamara
She was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Limited or Anthology Series or Movie for her performances in miniseries:
Peter the Great (1986) as Sophia
Young Catherine (1991) as Empress Elizabeth
She was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Miniseries or Television Movie for her role as Woman in HBO psychological drama film The Fever (2004).
Wagner (1983) miniseriesin role as Cosima Wagner
Nip/Tuck (2004-2009) FX medical drama series in role as Dr. Erica Noughton
The Day of the Triffids (2009) BBC drama series in role as Durrant
Black Box (2014) ABC psychological medical drama series in role as Dr. Helen Hartramph
Man in an Orange Shirt (2017) BBC miniseries in role as Flora
Call the Midwife (2012-2021) BBC period drama series in voice role as Mature Jenny Worth
Attended Alice Ottley School, Worcester and Queen's Gate School, London.
Studied at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London.
Has a brother, Corin and a sister, Lynn.
Speaks Italian and French fluently.
She won a Tony Award and a Drama Desk Award for Best Actress in a Play for her role as Mary Cavan Tyrone in a play "Long Day's Journey into Night" (2003) at Plymouth Theatre, New York City.
She was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play and she won the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Solo Performance for her role as Joan Didion in a play "The Year of Magical Thinking" (2007).
She was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for her role as Daisy Werthan in a play "Driving Miss Daisy" (2010-2011).
She won a Laurence Olivier Award for Actress of the Year in a Revival for her role as Miss Tina in a play "The Aspern Papers" (1984).
Released her autobiography, Vanessa Redgrave: An Autobiography in 1991.
She received the BAFTA Fellowship in 2010.
She was made a Commander (CBE) of the Order of the British Empire in 1967.
She received Venice Film Festival Honorary Career Golden Lion in 2018.
Lives in West London, England.
She dated Timothy Dalton (1971-1986) and George Hamilton (1966).
She was married to film and theatre director Tony Richardson (1962-1967), they had two daughters, Natasha Richardson (1963–2009) and Joely Richardson.
She married Italian actor Franco Nero in 2006, they have a son, Carlo Gabriel Redgrave Sparanero.