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Harriet Walter

 

Birth Place: ENGLAND

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Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
St. Ann's Warehouse and Donmar Warehouse Off-Broadway Revival, 2015
King Henry
  [West End]
West End, 2015
Linda [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2009
Elizabeth
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Biddy
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1983
Helena


Harriet Walter Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2017 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Harriet WalterThe Tempest
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2014 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Harriet Walter, Julius Caesar
 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2009 - Outstanding Actress in a Play
Harriet Walter , Mary Stuart
 
Tony Awards - 2009 - Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play
Harriet Walter, Mary Stuart
 
Olivier Awards - 2006 - Best Actress
Harriet WalterMary Stuart
 
Olivier Awards - 2001 - Best Actress
Harriet WalterLife x 3
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1994 - Outstanding Actress - Play
Harriet Walter, Three Birds Alighting on a Field
 
Olivier Awards - 1988 - Actress of the Year in a Revival Gold Star
Harriet WalterTwelfth Nigh
 
Olivier Awards - 1988 - Actress of the Year in a Revival Gold Star
Harriet WalterThree Sisters
 
Olivier Awards - 1988 - Actress of the Year in a Revival Gold Star
Harriet WalterBarbican
 
Olivier Awards - 1988 - Actress of the Year in a Revival Gold Star
Harriet WalterA Question Of Geography
 
Olivier Awards - 1985 - Actress of the Year
Harriet WalterThe Castle

Harriet Walter News

Photos: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of ORLANDO at the Garrick Theatre Photo Photos: On the Red Carpet at Opening Night of ORLANDO at the Garrick Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Dec 6, 2022

Orlando officially opened last night at London's Garrick Theatre. Check out photos from the opening night red carpet here!

THE DARK IS RISING Preview Episode Released From The BBC World Service Photo THE DARK IS RISING Preview Episode Released From The BBC World Service
by Stephi Wild - Nov 23, 2022

Today sees the release of The Dark Is Rising series preview, a dramatisation produced by Complicité and Catherine Bailey Productions.

PRIMA FACIE, Starring Jodie Comer, Will Open at the Golden Theatre Photo PRIMA FACIE, Starring Jodie Comer, Will Open at the Golden Theatre
by Nicole Rosky - Nov 15, 2022

Jodie Comer will make her highly anticipated Broadway debut in the US premiere of Prima Facie, a new play by Suzie Miller. Prima Facie opens on Sunday, April 23, 2023 at the Golden Theatre. Previews begin on Tuesday, April 11, 2023.

Photos: Inside Opening Night of STRAIGHT LINE CRAZY, Starring Ralph Fiennes Photo Photos: Inside Opening Night of STRAIGHT LINE CRAZY, Starring Ralph Fiennes
by Stephi Wild - Oct 27, 2022

The Shed presents David Hare's Straight Line Crazy, through December 18. The production officially opened on October 26.. Check out photos from the opening night here!

Cast Announced For Complicité's DRIVE YOUR PLOW OVER THE BONES OF THE DEAD Photo Cast Announced For Complicité's DRIVE YOUR PLOW OVER THE BONES OF THE DEAD
by Stephi Wild - Oct 24, 2022

Award-winning, international touring company Complicité (The Encounter, Can I Live?) has announced the full casting for the world premiere of a new work for the theatre Drive Your Plow Over the Bones of the Dead, conceived and directed by their Artistic Director and Co-Founder Simon McBurney.

THE DARK IS RISING Comes To BBC World Service Photo THE DARK IS RISING Comes To BBC World Service
by Stephi Wild - Oct 20, 2022

Toby Jones, Harriet Walter and Noah Alexander to star in The Dark Is Rising from the BBC World Service, adapted by writer Robert Macfarlane and Complicité's Simon McBurney

IFC to Host DOCUMENTARY NOW…AND FOREVER! Week Photo IFC to Host DOCUMENTARY NOW…AND FOREVER! Week
by Michael Major - Sep 1, 2022

Known for lovingly paying homage to the world of documentaries, Documentary Now! Season 53 will debut with a two-episode premiere on Wednesday, October 19 at 10 PM on IFC, and on AMC+ the same day. New episodes will debut weekly on Wednesdays. Starting September 1, AMC+ will be the exclusive home of previous seasons of Documentary Now!.

Alexander Skarsgård, Nicholas Braun & More Join the 53rd Season of DOCUMENTARY NOW! Photo Alexander Skarsgård, Nicholas Braun & More Join the 53rd Season of DOCUMENTARY NOW!
by Michael Major - Aug 5, 2022

The two-part, season premiere episode, ‚ÄúSoldier of Illusion,‚ÄĚ written by John Mulaney and starring Alexander Skarsg√•rd (The Northman, Big Little Lies), Nicholas Braun (Succession, Zola) and August Diehl (Inglourious Basterds), was inspired by the Werner Herzog-focused documentary Burden of Dreams.

The Happy Days International Beckett Festival Celebrates its 10th Anniversary This We Photo The Happy Days International Beckett Festival Celebrates its 10th Anniversary This Week
by Stephi Wild - Jul 21, 2022

The Happy Days International Beckett Festival will be celebrating its 10th anniversary as it returns to Enniskillen this summer after a two year hiatus due to the pandemic. Presented by Arts Over Borders, the festival, which pays homage to Irish novelist, playwright and poet Samuel Beckett through arts and literary events based on his works and life, will run from Thursday, July 21 to Monday, July 25.

HBO/HBO Max Receive 140 Emmy Nominations Photo HBO/HBO Max Receive 140 Emmy Nominations
by Michael Major - Jul 12, 2022

HBO/HBO Max earned the most nominations for a single network or platform this year, marking the 20th time in history that the HBO brand has received the most Primetime Emmy¬ģ nominations of any network/platform in a single year. This bests HBO‚Äôs previous record of 137 nominations in 2019.

Harriet Walter Videos

VIDEO: The Shows Must Go On Streams MACBETH Starring Antony Sher Videoplay
VIDEO: The Shows Must Go On Streams MACBETH Starring Antony Sher

by Stephi Wild - Dec 13, 2021

This 2003 performance of Macbeth is the acclaimed RSC production of Shakespeare's classic tragedy about tyranny and ambition, starring Antony Sher and Harriet Walter as the Scottish king and his ambitious wife, directed by Gregory Doran.

VIDEO: David Tennant and More in Royal Shakespeare Company's #ShareYourShakespeare Ca Videoplay
VIDEO: David Tennant and More in Royal Shakespeare Company's #ShareYourShakespeare Campaign

by Stage Tube - Apr 23, 2020

In celebration of William Shakespeare's 456th birthday, the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) has today unveiled the results of its largest ever digital celebration by audiences.

VIDEO: Watch Three New Promos For Season 3 of KILLING EVE Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch Three New Promos For Season 3 of KILLING EVE

by Stage Tube - Apr 4, 2020

Three new promo videos have been released for the third season of Killing Eve.

Broadway Rewind: ROCK OF AGES Strikes a Chord on Broadway! Videoplay
Broadway Rewind: ROCK OF AGES Strikes a Chord on Broadway!

by BroadwayWorld TV - Apr 1, 2020

We close out at the opening of the Broadway run of Rock of Ages, which features some of the greatest rock songs of the 80's. It had a sensational cast including Constantine Maroulis, Amy Spanger, James Carpinello, Wesley Taylor.

VIDEO: Season Three Premiere of Killing Eve Moved Up Two Weeks; Watch the Official Tr Videoplay
VIDEO: Season Three Premiere of Killing Eve Moved Up Two Weeks; Watch the Official Trailer!

by Stage Tube - Mar 27, 2020

AMC Networks Entertainment Group today announced that it is moving the season three premiere of Killing Eve up by two weeks, to next Sunday, April 12 at 9/8c. As was previously announced, all eight new episodes will be simulcast on BBC AMERICA and AMC.

VIDEO: EPIX Releases Official Trailer for BELGRAVIA Videoplay
VIDEO: EPIX Releases Official Trailer for BELGRAVIA

by Stage Tube - Oct 23, 2019

Premium network EPIX released an official trailer and three additional first look photos for the highly anticipated new series, Belgravia. Premiering on EPIX in 2020, Belgravia is a story of secrets and scandals amongst the upper echelon of London society in the 19th century. When the Trenchards accept an invitation to the now legendary ball hosted by the Duchess of Richmond on the fateful eve of the Battle of Waterloo, it sets in motion a series of events that will have consequences for decades to come as secrets unravel behind the porticoed doors of London's grandest neighborhoods.

VIDEO: Michaela Coel and John Goodman Star in the Trailer for BLACK EARTH RISING Videoplay
VIDEO: Michaela Coel and John Goodman Star in the Trailer for BLACK EARTH RISING

by Stage Tube - Jan 15, 2019

Netflix has released the trailer for¬†‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äč‚Äčthe limited series,¬†Black Earth Rising. Watch the trailer below!

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MY DINNER WITH HERVE Starring Peter Dinklage and Jamie D Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for MY DINNER WITH HERVE Starring Peter Dinklage and Jamie Dornan

by Stage Tube - Aug 24, 2018

Inspired by a real story, MY DINNER WITH HERVE explores the unlikely friendship between struggling journalist Danny Tate (Dornan) and Hervé Villechaize (Dinklage), the world's most famous knife-wielding French dwarf actor, as it unfolds over one wild night in LA - an encounter that will have life-changing consequences for both.

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for BBC and Netflix's BLACK EARTH RISING Starring John Goodm Videoplay
VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for BBC and Netflix's BLACK EARTH RISING Starring John Goodman and Michaela Coel

by Stage Tube - Aug 10, 2018

John Goodman and Michaela Coel to star in BAFTA-winner Hugo Blick's thriller Black Earth Rising for BBC Two and BBC iPlayer, while Netflix holds global rights, according to Deadline.

STAGE TUBE: Jason Robert Brown Shares THE LAST FIVE YEARS Orchestra Rehearsal Video
by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2016

It just might be the most anticipated concert event of the year; the tickets for Tony Winner Cynthia Erivo and two-time Tony Nominee Joshua Henry's one-night-only performance of The Last Five Years sold out in less than an hour on the first day of the evening's pre-sale. With the concert, which will be performed at Town Hall, only two days away, the entire team is hard at work perfecting the piece before sharing it with the lucky few who nabbed tickets. This afternoon, Jason Robert Brown, the composer of The Last Five Years, took to Facebook to share a sneak peak of one of the orchestra's final rehearsals before the big night. Check it out below!


Harriet Walter Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Harriet Walter been in?
Harriet Walter has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Harriet Walter been in?
Harriet Walter has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Harriet Walter's first West End show?
Harriet Walter's first West End show was Death of a Salesman which opened in 2015

What awards has Harriet Walter been nominated for?
Outstanding Actress in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Tempest , Outstanding Actress in a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Julius Caesar , Outstanding Actress in a Play (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for Mary Stuart , Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play (Tony Awards) for Mary Stuart , Best Actress (Olivier Awards) for Mary Stuart , Best Actress (Olivier Awards) for Life x 3 , Outstanding Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for Three Birds Alighting on a Field , Actress of the Year in a Revival (Olivier Awards) for Twelfth Nigh , Actress of the Year in a Revival (Olivier Awards) for Three Sisters , Actress of the Year in a Revival (Olivier Awards) for Barbican Actress of the Year in a Revival (Olivier Awards) for A Question Of Geography and Actress of the Year (Olivier Awards) for The Castle .

What awards has Harriet Walter won?
Actress of the Year in a Revival (Olivier Awards) for Twelfth Nigh, Actress of the Year in a Revival (Olivier Awards) for Three Sisters Actress of the Year in a Revival (Olivier Awards) for Barbicanand Actress of the Year in a Revival (Olivier Awards) for A Question Of Geography.