Janet McTeer is an award-winning British actress.
McTeer began her successful theatrical career with the Royal Exchange Theatre. Her television work includes the BBC production of Nigel Nicolson’s book “Portrait of a Marriage” in which she played Vita Sackville-West and the popular ITV series “The Governor” written by Lynda La Plante.
McTeer made her screen debut in “Half Moon Street,” a 1986 film based on a novel by Paul Theroux, and appeared in the 1992 film version of “Wuthering Heights,” with Juliette Binoche and Ralph Fiennes, and “Carrington” (1995) with Emma Thompson and Jonathan Pryce.
In 1996, McTeer won the Laurence Olivier Theatre Award, The Critics Circle Award, Tony Award and Drama Desk Award for Best Actress in Henrik Ibsen?s “A Doll?s House”.
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