Juliet Stevenson is a multi award-winning British actress, known to millions for her critically acclaimed roles across film, stage and television.
Launching her career with the RSC in the late 1970’s starring opposite Alan Rickman in The Tempest (1978), she went on to draw praise for roles including Rosalind in As You Like It, Hedda Gabler and her Olivier Best Actress award-winning performance as Paulina in Death and the Maiden. Notable film roles have included The Letters (2014), in which she played Mother Teresa, Bend it Like Beckham (2002) and Anthony Minghella’s Truly, Madly, Deeply (1993), for which she received her first BAFTA nomination.
Stevenson has received further accolades for her work in television, receiving BAFTA Television Award nominations for her roles in Ibsen’s A Doll’s House (1992), The Politician’s Wife (1995), both of which starring opposite Trevor Eve and Accused (2010) created by Jimmy McGovern.
Stevenson is also a much loved voice on the radio and on numerous audio books.