Lesley Manville

Lesley Manville

actress

Born March 12, 1956 in Brighton, East Sussex, England, UK

Lesley Manville was born on March 12, 1956 in Brighton, East Sussex, England. She is a multi award-winning actress of theatre, film, and television, and has worked extensively with director Mike Leigh. She is known for Another Year (2010), All or Nothing (2002), Topsy-Turvy (1999), and Secrets & Lies (1996), and her performance in Phantom Thread (2017), which was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. She also had a supporting role in Maleficent (2014). Manville's extensive stage career includes roles in As You Like It, Les Liaisons Dangereuses and The Alchemist. Her film debut was in Dance with a Stranger (1985). Lesley was made an OBE in the 2015 Queens Birthday Honours List.

Connections

  • Dorothy Atkinson

    Dorothy Atkinson

  • Peter Mullan

    Peter Mullan

  • Alison Newman

    Alison Newman

  • Jessica Brown Findlay

    Jessica Brown Findlay

  • Samantha Morton

    Samantha Morton

  • Lisa McGrillis

    Lisa McGrillis

  • Sam Swainsbury

    Sam Swainsbury

  • Paul Rhys

    Paul Rhys

  • Stephen Dillane

    Stephen Dillane

Genres

  • Thriller
  • Action & Adventure
  • Comedy
  • Horror
  • Music Videos & Concerts
  • Military & War
  • Fantasy
  • Drama
  • Romance
  • Children & Family