JOAN BLACKHAM by Lisa Bowerman
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14 City Lofts, 112-116 Tabernacle Street, London, EC2A 4LE
Phone: 020-7734 6441
First Floor, 85 Great Portland Street, London W1W 7LT
Phone: 020-7434 0002
West Midlands, England, United Kingdom
Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Height:5'10" (177cm)
Playing Age:63 - 78 years
Eye Colour:Blue-Grey
Hair Colour:Fair
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Natural
Voice Quality:Warm

About me:


Film Television Stage Further Credits
2016, Feature Film, Mrs Fitzgerald, A PROMINENT PATIENT, In Film Praha, Julius Sevcík
2015, Feature Film, Eleanor Roosevelt, BATTLE FOR SEVASTOPOL, Film UA, Sergei Mokritsky
2012, Feature Film, Aunt Claire, THE KNOT, Jesse Lawrence
2012, Feature Film, The Landlady, THE SWEENEY, Sweeney Productions Ltd, Nick Love
2011, Film, Dorothy, A ROOM TO LET, February Films, Abner Pastoll
2011, Film, Jenny, AWAY FROM IT ALL, Rural Media Company, Simon Bovey
2005, Feature Film, Mrs Griffin, THESE FOOLISH THINGS, These Foolish Things Ltd, Julia Taylor-Stanley
2004, Feature Film, Paddy, MOTHERS & DAUGHTERS (Cannes) Miranda Hart's mother, Lynda La Plante/Dolly Pictures, Hannah Davis/David Connolly
2001, Feature Film, Aunty Shirley, EDGE OF REASON/BRIDGET JONES'S DIARY, Beeban Kidron/Sharon McGuire
1997, Feature Film, Librarian, KEEP THE ASPIDISTRA FLYING, Overseas Film Group, Bob Bierman
1995, Feature Film, Jo, SOLITAIRE FOR 2, New Circle Entertainment, Gary Sinyor
1988, Film, Doctor, THE ZIP, Usualstone, Jo Ann Kaplan
1985, Feature Film, Miss Simpson, PLENTY, Twentieth Century Fox, Fred Schepisi
2019, Television, Jean Parr, DOCTORS, BBC, Debbie Howard
2018, Television, Hilary Martin, THE INTERROGATION, Channel 4, David Nath
2018, Television, Shapeshifting Pensioner, THE INNOCENTS, Netflix Original Drama, Farren Blackburn
2016, Television, Margaret, NIGEL FARAGE GETS HIS LIFE BACK, BBC, Ben Palmer
2015, Television, Mrs Harrison, THE FIVE, Red Productions for Sky, Mark Tonderai
2015, Television, Carol, RAISED BY WOLVES, Big Talk Productions for C4, Ian Fitzgibbon
2015, Television, Iris, NEW TRICKS, Headstrong Pictures for BBC TV, Brian Grant
2015, Television, Maureen Whittaker, DOCTORS, BBC TV, Owen Brenman
2014, Television, DOCTOR WHO, BBC TV, Rachel Talalay
2013, Television, Lady Ailesbridge, WHITECHAPEL, Carnival Films for ITV, Jon East
2013, Television, Yvonne Cummings, DOCTORS, BBC TV, Peter Chipping
2011, Television, Eleanor, DOCTORS, BBC Television, Graham Moore
2011, Television, Maureen Stubbs, MIDSOMER MURDERS, Bentley Productions, Peter Smith
2008, Television, Margaret, HONEST (2 EPISODES), Greenlit/ITV, Julian Holmes/Brian Kelly
2007, Television, Granny Evans, LIVING IT, Mentorn/CBBC, Rick Stroud
2006, Television, Lady Everard, JUDGE JOHN DEED (Series Regular 2003-06), BBC, G F Newman
2005, Television, Bridie Taylor (lead), DOCTORS, BBC, Michael Baig-Clifford
2005, Television, Irene, THE AFTERNOON PLAY, BBC, Matthew Parkhill
2004, Television, Pathologist, BLUE MURDER (2 EPISODES), Granada TV, Alex Pillai
2004, Television, Maud Fforbes Hepplethwaite, HEARTBEAT, Yorkshire Television, Jonas Grimas
2004, Television, Mrs La Palotte, ISLAND AT WAR, Granada TV, Thaddeus O'Sullivan
2003, Television, Registrar, BABYFATHER, BBC, Avril E Russell
2003, Television, SPOOKS: MI5, Kudos Film & TV, Simon Crawford Collins
2001, Television, Miss Bembridge, BACK HOME, ITV, Simon Massey
2001, Television, Carol, HAPPINESS, BBC, Declan Lowney
2001, Television, Jane Heylin, HOLBY CITY, BBC, Jim Shields
2000, Television, Jean Wolf, CRY WOLF (Sitcom Series Regular), Alomo, Dewi Humphreys
1997, Television, Rosemary, BIG BAD WORLD, Carlton Television, Phillipa Langdale
1997, Television, Mrs Sherbourne, DANGERFIELD, BBC, Brett Fallis
1997, Television, Mrs Sullivan, THE GRAND, Granada TV, Douglas Mackinnon
1996, Television, Mrs Holmes, CALL RED, Film & General Productions, Michael Jenner
1996, Television, Judge Advocate, SOLDIER, SOLDIER, ITV, Catherine Morshead
1995, Television, Rosemary, THE PLANT, BBC, Jonathan Lewis
1993, Television, Helen Buscott, INSPECTOR MORSE: The Twilight of the Gods, Zenith Productions, Herbie Wise
1990, Television, Oxfam Lady, HARRY ENFIELD SHOW, BBC, John Birkin
1990, Television, Miss Runcorn, ON THE UP, BBC, Gareth Gwenlan
1987, Television, Heather, A SMALL PROBLEM (Sitcom Series Regular), BBC, David Askey
1987, Television, Fiona Fennell, HOME TO ROOST (Sitcom Series Regular), YTV, David Reynolds
1986, Television, Mrs Gibson, CHOCKY'S CHALLENGE (six episodes), Bob Blagden
1983, Television, Jane, SWEET SIXTEEN (Sitcom Series Regular), BBC, Gareth Gwenlan
1981, Television, Ruth, TAKE A LETTER MR JONES (Sitcom Series Regular), ITV, Brian Izzard
1980, Television, Podge Hodge, TO THE MANOR BORN, BBC, Gareth Gwenlan
1978, Television, Mrs Randall, JUST WILLIAM, LWT, John Davies
1977, Television, Miss Erith, REGINALD PERRIN, BBC, Gareth Gwenlan
1977, Television, Stella, THE OTHER ONE, BBC, Gareth Gwenlan
2019, Stage, Alice, FUNNY TURNS, Museum of Comedy/Jermyn Street Theatre, Hayward B Morse
2017, Stage, Pat (OFFIE nominated Best Female in a Play), READY OR NOT, Arcola Theatre & UK Tour, Helena Bell
2014, Stage, Clare Doyle, BLOWN APART, Windsor Fringe 2014
2013, Stage, Lady Bracknell, THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING ERNEST, Guildford Shakespeare Company, Anna Ledwich
2012, Stage, Iris, REGRET RIEN, Kenneth Branagh Award Windsor Fringe, Peter-Frank De Wulf
2011, Stage, The Mother, CROSSING THE RIVER, The Soho Theatre, Ellen McDougal
2009, Stage, Brenda Hulse/Lady Cravenshire, CALENDAR GIRLS, Chichester/national tour/West End 2008-2009, Hamish McColl
2006, Stage, Mrs Reed/Mrs Fairfax, JANE EYRE, Shared Experience UK/World Tours/West End, Polly Teale
2000, Stage, Lady Bracknell, THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING ERNEST, Dramatic Attic, Shanghai, Jean Paul Cherrington
1995, Stage, Madame Arcati, BLITHE SPIRIT, York Theatre Royal, Cathy Denton
1994, Stage, Miss Parker, THE MONA LISA MYSTERY, Open Air Regent's Park, Rachel Kavanaugh
1993, Stage, Lady Verinder, THE MOONSTONE, Royal Exchange, James Maxwell
1993, Stage, Clara Soppitt, WHEN WE ARE MARRIED, West Yorkshire Playhouse, John Adams
1991, Stage, Lettice (Best Actress award), LETTICE & LOVAGE, Westcliff Palace Theatre, Chris Dunham
1990, Stage, Irene, GAMES, Gate Theatre, Derek Wax
1989, Stage, Margaret, ACROSS OKA, RSC, Sarah Pia Anderson
1989, Stage, Lady Townley, MAN OF MODE, RSC, Garry Hynes
1988, Stage, Goneril, KING LEAR, RSC, Cis Berry
1988, Stage, Queen/Chorus, LOVE OF THE NIGHTINGALE, RSC, Garry Hynes
1981, Stage, Edna Klein, CHILDREN OF A LESSER GOD, Mermaid/Albery, Gordon Davidson
1980, Stage, Fay, LOOT, Hammersmith Lyric Theatre, Kenneth Williams
Stage, Grace 'Way to Go' Mary Kubicek 'Henrietta Lacks', MOTHER, The Female Edit 2019, Linda Miller
2019, Stage, Grace in 'Way to Go'; Mary in 'Henrietta Lacks', MOTHER, The Female Edit 2019, Linda Miller
Further Credits
2016, Video Game, High Priestess Emma, Dark Souls 3, Liquid Violet, James Kirk
2015, Video Game, Mary, Fragments of Him, Sassybot, Tino van der Kraan
2012, Rehearsed Reading, Althea, Mirror Mirror, Chocolate Factory, Catherine Harvey
2019, Rehearsed Reading, Numerous new short and full length plays, 2010-present, Actors Writers London (AWL)


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Standard, Birmingham*, Black Country, Edinburgh, Lancashire, London, RP, Welsh-Southern, Worcester, Yorkshire
(* = Native/Fluent)
English*, French, German, Italian, Spanish
Performance:Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence
Other Skills:Animal Handling