Accomplished British actress who had a number of film and television roles from your 1970s towards the 2000s. She needed to conquer anorexia as an adolescent. She earned theatre recognition after earning the 2006 Laurence Olivier Award as well as the 1992 Clarence Derward Award. She experienced two sons with acting professional Benjamin Whitrow after marrying him in 1972. She experienced supporting roles in a number of Bridget Jones movies with Renee Zellwegger.