MYRA MCFADYEN by Stephen Elliott
Photo: Stephen Elliott
2 Futura House, 169 Grange Road, London SE1 3BN
Phone: 020-7237 3523
Height:5'1" (154cm)
Weight:7st. 9lb. (49kg)
Playing Age:56 - 65 years
Eye Colour:Green
Hair Colour:Fair
Hair Length:Short


Myra is currently performing her third appearance as The Ghost of Christmas Past in 'A Christmas Carol' at The Old Vic Theatre

Stage Film Television Radio Further Credits
2019, Stage, The Ghost of Christmas Past, A Christmas Carol, Old Vic Theatre, Matthew Warchus
2019, Stage, Puck, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Regent's Park Open Air Theatre, Dominic Hill
2018, Stage, The Ghost of Christmas Past, A Christmas Carol, Old Vic Theatre, Matthew Warchus
2018, Stage, Grocer/Pappillon, Rhinoceros (Revival), Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh/DOT Theatre Istanbul, Murat Daltaban
2017, Stage, The Ghost of Christmas Past, A Christmas Carol, Old Vic Theatre, Matthew Warchus
2017, Stage, Grocer/Pappillon, Rhinoceros, Royal Lyceum (Edinburgh Int'l Festival 2017), Murat Daltaban
2017, Stage, Clara, Hay Fever, Citizens Theatre, Dominic Hill
2016, Stage, Thomas, I am Thomas, National Theatre of Scotland, Paul Hunter
2015, Stage, Eileen, The Choir, Citizens Theatre, Dominic Hill
2012, Stage, Noreen, Glasgow Girls, N.T.S./Citizens Theatre/Stratford East, Cora Bissett
2012, Stage, Craw, Roman Bridge, National Theatre of Scotland, Amanda Gaughan
2012, Stage, The Doctor, Macbeth, National Theatre of Scotland, John Tiffany
2011, Stage, Various, The Missing, National Theatre of Scotland, John Tiffany
2010, Stage, Charlotte, The Cherry Orchard, Royal Lyceum Edinburgh, Tony Cownie
2009, Stage, Penny, The House of Bernarda Alba, National Theatre of Scotland, John Tiffany
2009, Stage, Various, Interiors, Vanishing Point, Matthew Lenton
2007, Stage, Faerie Fumblethistle, Eeting Beauty, Tron Theatre, Gordon Dougall
2007, Stage, Workshop, Subway, Lyric Hammersmith, Matthew Lenton
2006, Stage, Mrs Black, Elizabeth Gordon Quinn, National Theatre For Scotland, John Tiffany
2005, Stage, Elsie, Home, National Theatre for Scotland, Matthew Lenton
2005, Stage, Hecuba, Trojan Women, Theatre Cryptic, Cathie Boyd
2004, Stage, Erna, The Chair Women, Scarlet Theatre, Grainne Byrne
2003, Stage, Rosie (2 years), Mamma Mia!, Prince Edward Theatre, West End, Phyllida Lloyd
2001, Stage, Mrs Cratchet/Ghost of Christmas Past, A Christmas Carol, Chichester Festival Theatre, Sean Homes
2000, Stage, Genevieve, Splendour, Paines Plough, Vicky Featherstone
1999, Stage, Mrs Beaver/Mrs Macready (2 yrs), The Lion The Witch And The Wardrobe, Royal Shakespeare Company, Adrian Noble
1999, Stage, Dorcas (2 Yrs), The Winter's Tale, Royal Shakespeare Company, Greg Doran
1998, Stage, Good Deeds (2 yrs), Everyman, Royal Shakespeare Company, Kathryn Hunter/Marcello Magni
1998, Stage, Mrs Noah (2 Yrs), The Mysteries, Royal Shakespeare Company, Katie Mitchell
1996, Stage, Winnie, Happy Days, Tramway/Traverse Theatre, Stuart Laing
1996, Stage, Ustinya, A Family Affair, Theatr Clwyd, Phelim McDermott
1995, Stage, Dorine, Tartuffe, Royal Exchange Theatre, Robert Delamere
1995, Stage, Assunta, The Rose Tattoo, Theate Clwyd, Helena Kaut-Howson
1994, Stage, Caretaker, Out of a House Walked a Man, National Theatre/Theatre de Complicite, Simon McBurney
1993, Stage, Witch, Macbeth, National Theatre, Richard Eyre
1992, Stage, Various, Square Rounds, National Theatre, Tony Harrison
1992, Stage, Professor of Philosophy, Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme, National Theatre, Richard Jones
1991, Stage, Mrs Morton, The Cone Gatherers, Communicado, Gerry Mulgrew
1991, Stage, Tottie, Bondagers, Traverse Theatre, Ian Brown
1990, Stage, Nurse, Ines De Castro, Traverse Theatre, Ian Brown
1990, Stage, Autolycus, A Winter's Tale, Royal Exchange Manchester, Phyllida Lloyd
1989, Stage, Rose Oumit, The Guid Sisters, Tron Theatre, Michael Boyd
1988, Stage, Touchstone, As You Like It, Royal Lyceum Edinburgh, Hamish Glen
1987, Stage, Mary, Anything For A Quiet Life, Theatre de Complicite, Simon McBurney
1987, Stage, La Corbie, Mary Queen Of Scots Got Her Head Chopped Off, Communicado, Gerry Mulgrew
2019, Feature Film, Mrs Bates, Emma, Working Title/Blueprint Pictures, Autumn de Wilde
2019, Feature Film, Elsie, Our Ladies, Sony Pictures International, Michael Caton-Jones
2018, Feature Film, Woman in Punto, The Kid Who Would Be King, Working Title Films/Big Talk Productions, Joe Cornish
2018, Feature Film, Oxford Professor, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, Universal Pictures/Legendary Entertainment, Ol Parker
2007, Feature Film, Elena, Mamma Mia!, Starplay Productions, Phyllida Lloyd
2007, Film, Aunt, Made of Honor, Sony Columbia, Paul Weiland
1994, Feature Film, Tinkerwoman, Rob Roy, United Artists, Michael Caton-Jones
2013, Television, Ruth, Dracula, Carnival Film & Television Ltd, Steve Shill
2007, Television, Mad Cathy, Raging (Pilot), BBC Television, Brian Killey
2006, Television, Moira, Wedding Belles, Junction Films, Philip John
2005, Television, Yvette, Rose and Maloney, Company Pics, Metin Huseyin
2004, Television, Mrs Frobisher, Teachers, Tiger Aspect, Barnaby Southcombe
2004, Television, Janet, Monarch Of The Glen VI, Monarch of the Glen Production Co. Ltd, Paul Harrison
2003, Television, Hattie Brown, Jonathan Creek, BBC Television, Sandy Johnson
2001, Television, Sister Kryzwyckzski, Mr Charity, BBC Television, Nick Wood
2001, Television, Van Brady, Inspector Rebus - Dead Souls, Clerkenwell Films/STV, Maurice Phillips
1994, Television, Hilary Dixon, Kavanagh QC - A Family Affair, Central Television, Colin Gregg
1990, Television, Muriel Hicks, The Ruth Rendell Mysteries: Put On By Cunning, TVS, Sandy Johnson
1990, Television, Nurse, Edinburgh Nights: Ines De Castro, BBC Television/Traverse Theatre, Ian Brown & Bob Hurd
1990, Television, Mary, Anything For A Quiet Life, Channel 4/Complicite/Holmes, Simon McBurney
1988, Television, Helen's Auntie, The Steamie, STV, Hal Duncan
1986, Television, Isobel, Blood Red Roses, Freeway Films/Channel 4, John McGrath
1985, Television, Miss Miller, Summer Season: You've Never Slept In Mine, BBC Television, David Hayman
2002, Radio, Mags, Vanquishing The Gorbals, BBC Radio, Pauline Harris
2000, Radio, Mary Queen Of Scots Got Her Head Chopped Off, BBC Radio, Marilyn Imrie
1998, Radio, Mrs Noah, The Mysteries, BBC Radio, Marianne Elliott
1997, Radio, Janet, Westway (2 eps), BBC Radio, David Hitchinson
Further Credits
2018, Workshop, Mr Punch, National Theatre Studio, Patrick Marber
2015, Workshop, Various, I am Thomas, Told By An Idiot, Paul Hunter
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Dead Boy Cafe, Nottingham Playhouse, Fiona Boffini
2015, Rehearsed Reading, Annie, Little Tipperary, STV, Claire Armspach
2014, Event, Noreen, Glasgow Girls: Live at Commonweath Games, National Theatre of Scotland/BBC
2013, Workshop, Growing Old, Vanishing Point, Matthew Lenton


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
Aberdeen, American-New York, American-Southern States, American-Standard, Australian, Cockney, Devon, Edinburgh, French, Glasgow*, Irish-Northern, Irish-Southern, London, Manchester, Welsh-Standard
(* = Native/Fluent)
Music & Dance:
(* = highly skilled)
Alto*, Ballad*, Blues*, Folk Dancing, Folk Singing*, Guitar, Percussion, Rock Singing*
Performance:Radio Presenting, Stand-up Comic
Other Skills:Mime


Royal Scottish Academy of Music & Drama