Harriet Walter

Harriet Walter

  • Highest Rated: 100% Ballet Shoes (2008)
  • Lowest Rated: 31% Chromophobia (2005)
  • Birthday: Sep 24, 1950
  • Birthplace: England, UK
  • Her uncle is Hammer Horror legend Sir Christopher Lee. Was made an associate artist of the Royal Shakespeare Company in 1987, and has worked with them consistently throughout her career. Is a patron of the charities Shakespeare Schools Festival and Prisoners Abroad. Is the great-great-great-granddaughter of John Walter, founder of The Times. Has published three books, including Other People's Shoes and Facing It. Was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 2000, and Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) for services to drama in 2011. Her partner of eight years, actor Peter Blythe, died from lung cancer in 2004. Married American stage actor Guy Schuessler (stage name Guy Paul) in 2011. Dropped her trademark "cut glass" accent in favour of a grittier estuary English accent for her recurring role in Law And Order UK.

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Rating

Title

Credit

Box
Office

Year

83% My Dinner with Hervé Fiona Baskin 2018
76% The Sense Of An Ending Margaret $1.3M 2017
82% Denial Vera Reich $4.1M 2016
93% Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens Dr. Kalonia $936.7M 2015
80% Man Up Actor $0.9M 2015
67% The Wedding Video Alex 2014
90% A Royal Affair Augusta - Princess of Wales $1.6M 2012
No Score Yet The Domino Effect Ann 2012
77% The Young Victoria Queen Adelaide $11M 2009
50% Chéri La Loupiote $2.7M 2009
No Score Yet Morris: A Life With Bells On Actor 2009
No Score Yet A Short Stay In Switzerland Actor 2009
43% From Time to Time Lady Gresham 2009
100% Ballet Shoes Dr. Smith 2008
56% Broken Lines Leah 2008
No Score Yet Roald Dahl: The Making of Modern Children's Literature Actor 2008
83% Atonement Emily Tallis $50.9M 2007
69% Babel Lilly $34.3M 2006
31% Chromophobia Penelope Aylesbury 2005
No Score Yet Villa Des Roses Actor 2002
48% Onegin Mme. Larina 1999
No Score Yet The Magical Legend of the Leprechauns Queen Morag 1999
69% Bedrooms and Hallways Sybil 1999
83% A Merry War Julia Comstock 1998
65% The Governess Mrs. Cavendish 1998
69% The Leading Man Liz Flett 1998
No Score Yet Roald Dahl: The Making of Modern Children's Literature Narrator 1998
98% Sense and Sensibility Fanny Dashwood 1995
No Score Yet Hard Times Rachel 1995
75% The Advocate (The Hour of the Pig) Jeannine 1994
100% May Fools Lily 1989
No Score Yet The Good Father Emmy Hooper 1986
90% Turtle Diary Harriet 1985
78% The French Lieutenant's Woman Girl in Asylum 1981
No Score Yet Cherry Orchard Actor 1962

TV

Rating

Title

Credit

Year

79% Black Earth Rising
2018
Eve Ashby
  • 2019
88% Curfew
2019
  • 2019
No Score Yet Midsomer Murders
  • 2019
75% The Spanish Princess
2018
Margaret Beaufort
  • 2019
91% Succession
2018
Caroline
  • 2019
  • 2018
90% Patrick Melrose
2018
  • 2018
No Score Yet Inspector Morse
1987-2000
Dr. Esther Martin
  • 2017
No Score Yet Downton Abbey
2010
  • 2016
86% London Spy
2015
Claire
  • 2016
86% Downton Abbey
2011-2016
Lady Shackleton
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
56% The Assets
2014
Jeanne Vertefeuile
  • 2014
No Score Yet Law & Order: UK
2009-2014
DI Natalie Chandler
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
No Score Yet Masterpiece
1971-2014
Lady Shackleton Pamela Farrell
  • 2014
  • 2003
No Score Yet Mystery!
1980-2007
Dr. Martin Harriet Vane Duchess of Malfi Duchess
  • 2006
  • 1996
  • 1987
No Score Yet Ashenden
1991
Giulia Lazzari
  • 1992
No Score Yet Imagine...
2003-2018
Mother
No Score Yet New Tricks
2003-2013
Madeline

QUOTES FROM Harriet Walter CHARACTERS

Queen Adelaide
You are confusing stubbornness with strength, my dear. And I warn you, the people will not like you for it.