Imelda Staunton

Gender: female | Birthday: 1956-01-09 | Place of Birth:

Imelda Mary Philomena Bernadette Staunton is an English actress. She is best known for her performances in the British comedy television series Up the Garden Path and the films Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix and Vera Drake. For the latter, she drew widespread critical acclaim as Vera Drake, earning her a Best Actress Oscar nomination and a number of wins including the BAFTA and Venice Film Festival Awards for best actress in a leading role.Staunton was born in Archway, North London, the only child of Bridie, a hairdresser, and Joseph Staunton, a road-worker and labourer. The family lived over Staunton's mother's hair dressing salon while Staunton’s father worked on the roads.Staunton met her husband, English actor Jim Carter, in Richard Eyre's landmark early Eighties production of Guys And Dolls at the National Theatre. They have a daughter, Bessie, born 1993. Staunton lives with her family in West Hampstead, northwest London, and is long time friends with actor Stephen Fry, actor Hugh Laurie and actress Emma Thompson, her neighbor.

Movies of Imelda Staunton

Paddington 2
Paddington 2

Paddington 2   2017

Release Date: 2017-11-10

Rating: 0

Production Companies: StudioCanal / Weinstein Company, The /

Director: Paul King / Anna Worley /

Stars: 
Ben Whishaw  /  Sally Hawkins  /  Hugh Bonneville
National Theatre Live: Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
National Theatre Live: Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

National Theatre Live: Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?   2017

Release Date: 2017-05-18

Rating: 0

Production Companies:

Director: James MacDonald /

Stars: 
Imelda Staunton  /  Conleth Hill  /  Luke Treadaway
Paddington
Paddington

Paddington   2014

Release Date: 2014-11-27

Rating: 7

Production Companies: The Weinstein Company / StudioCanal /

Director: Paul King / Alice Lowe /

Stars: 
Nicole Kidman  /  Peter Capaldi  /  Ben Whishaw
Pride
Pride

Pride   2014

Release Date: 2014-09-12

Rating: 7.7

Production Companies: Calamity Films /

Director: Matthew Warchus / Paddy Considine /

Stars: 
Ben Schnetzer  /  Bill Nighy  /  Imelda Staunton
Maleficent
Maleficent

Maleficent   2014

Release Date: 2014-05-28

Rating: 7

Production Companies: Walt Disney Pictures / Roth Films /

Director: Robert Stromberg / Angelina Jolie /

Stars: 
Angelina Jolie  /  Elle Fanning  /  Sharlto Copley
The Girl
The Girl

The Girl   2012

Release Date: 2012-10-22

Rating: 5.8

Production Companies: Home Box Office (HBO) / British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) /

Director: Julian Jarrold / Aparna Jayachandran /

Stars: 
Toby Jones  /  Sienna Miller  /  Imelda Staunton
The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists!
The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists!

The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists!   2012

Release Date: 2012-03-12

Rating: 6.4

Production Companies: Columbia Pictures / Aardman Animations /

Director: David Schneider / Peter Lord /

Stars: 
Hugh Grant  /  Brendan Gleeson  /  Jeremy Piven
The Awakening
The Awakening

The Awakening   2011

Release Date: 2011-08-17

Rating: 6.3

Production Companies: BBC Films / Studio Canal /

Director: Lucy Enfield / Nick Murphy /

Stars: 
Rebecca Hall  /  Dominic West  /  Imelda Staunton
Arthur Christmas
Arthur Christmas

Arthur Christmas   2011

Release Date: 2011-02-22

Rating: 6.7

Production Companies: Columbia Pictures / Aardman Animations /

Director: Kris Pearn / Cody Cameron /

Stars: 
James McAvoy  /  Hugh Laurie  /  Bill Nighy
Another Year
Another Year

Another Year   2010

Release Date: 2010-11-05

Rating: 7

Production Companies:

Director: Heather Storr / Phil Davis /

Stars: 
Jim Broadbent  /  Lesley Manville  /  Ruth Sheen
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1   2010

Release Date: 2010-10-17

Rating: 7.5

Production Companies: Warner Bros. / Heyday Films /

Director: Rade Serbedzija / Tom Felton /

Stars: 
Daniel Radcliffe  /  Emma Watson  /  Rupert Grint
Alice in Wonderland
Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland   2010

Release Date: 2010-03-03

Rating: 6.4

Production Companies: Walt Disney Pictures / Team Todd /

Director: Crispin Glover / Stephen Fry /

Stars: 
Mia Wasikowska  /  Johnny Depp  /  Anne Hathaway
Taking Woodstock
Taking Woodstock

Taking Woodstock   2009

Release Date: 2009-09-03

Rating: 6.2

Production Companies: Focus Features /

Director: Ang Lee / Liev Schreiber /

Stars: 
Demetri Martin  /  Imelda Staunton  /  Henry Goodman
A Bunch of Amateurs
A Bunch of Amateurs

A Bunch of Amateurs   2008

Release Date: 2008-11-17

Rating: 6.2

Production Companies: Isle of Man Film / Limelight /

Director: Burt Reynolds / Andy Cadiff /

Stars: 
Burt Reynolds  /  Derek Jacobi  /  Samantha Bond
Three and Out
Three and Out

Three and Out   2008

Release Date: 2008-10-12

Rating: 5.9

Production Companies: Worldwide Bonus Entertainment /

Director: Jonathan Gershfield /

Stars: 
Mackenzie Crook  /  Colm Meaney  /  Gemma Arterton
How About You...
How About You...

How About You...   2007

Release Date: 2007-11-16

Rating: 6.2

Production Companies:

Director: Vanessa Redgrave / Anthony Byrne /

Stars: 
Vanessa Redgrave  /  Brenda Fricker  /  Joss Ackland
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix   2007

Release Date: 2007-06-28

Rating: 7.4

Production Companies: Cool Music / Warner Bros. /

Director: David Yates / Tom Felton /

Stars: 
Daniel Radcliffe  /  Rupert Grint  /  Emma Watson
Freedom Writers
Freedom Writers

Freedom Writers   2007

Release Date: 2007-01-05

Rating: 7.6

Production Companies: Double Feature Films / Jersey Films /

Director: Brenda Lopez / Richard LaGravenese /

Stars: 
Hilary Swank  /  Scott Glenn  /  Imelda Staunton
The Wind in the Willows
The Wind in the Willows

The Wind in the Willows   2006

Release Date: 2006-12-18

Rating: 3

Production Companies:

Director: Bob Hoskins / Mark Gatiss /

Stars: 
Matt Lucas  /  Lee Ingleby  /  Bob Hoskins
Shadow Man
Shadow Man

Shadow Man   2006

Release Date: 2006-09-06

Rating: 4.3

Production Companies:

Director: Cornelia Stefan / Simona Dinu /

Stars: 
Steven Seagal  /  Imelda Staunton  /  Garrick Hagon
My Family and Other Animals
My Family and Other Animals

My Family and Other Animals   2005

Release Date: 2005-12-27

Rating: 5.9

Production Companies: BBC One /

Director: Sheree Folkson /

Stars: 
Eugene Simon  /  Imelda Staunton  /  Matthew Goode
Nanny McPhee
Nanny McPhee

Nanny McPhee   2005

Release Date: 2005-10-21

Rating: 6.4

Production Companies: Universal Pictures / Three Strange Angels /

Director: Kirk Jones /

Stars: 
Emma Thompson  /  Colin Firth  /  Kelly Macdonald
Vera Drake
Vera Drake

Vera Drake   2004

Release Date: 2004-10-22

Rating: 6.8

Production Companies:

Director: Josh Robertson / Heather Storr /

Stars: 
Imelda Staunton  /  Sally Hawkins  /  Richard Graham
Blackball
Blackball

Blackball   2003

Release Date: 2003-05-18

Rating: 5.3

Production Companies: Midfield Films /

Director: Mel Smith /

Stars: 
Paul Kaye  /  Vince Vaughn  /  Johnny Vegas
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