/  ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY  / ANNA FRIEL

Login

ANNA FRIEL

ANNA FRIEL

ABOUT ANNA FRIEL

By Union of Excellence Staff Nov 24, 2017

YEAR:

1976

COUNTRY:

Rochdale,​ England, UK

ROLE:

Actress, Producer

Anna Friel

Anna Friel is an English actress, born in Rochdale. She has been acting since the age of 13, appearing in a number of British television programmes. She made her West End stage debut in London in 2001, and has subsequently appeared on stage in several productions, including an adaptation of Breakfast at Tiffany's and as Yelena in a 2012 production of Chekhov's Uncle Van-ya. She is the recipient of a number of awards including National Television Award (1995), Drama Desk Award (1999), and the Royal Television Society Award (2009).

She has also appeared in music videos and television and print media advertising campaigns and is the recipient of an honorary degree from the University of Bolton.

©Reuters

Best Actress at the

International Emmy awards 2017

The winners for the 45th annual International Emmy Awards were announced on 20 November 2017, with Anna Friel taking Best Actress for Marcella. Marcella is a British crime noir detective series produced, written and directed by Hans Rosenfeldt, a Swedish screenwriter and creator of the series The Bridge (adapted as The Tunnel for British audiences). The series began airing on ITV from 4 April 2016. 

Anna Friel triumphed for playing Marcella Backland, the former detective who returns to the police force to help solve an old serial killing case while also trying to save her marriage. 

ANNA FRIEL FILMOGRAPHIE

  • Rubbish (2007) stars as Isobel

  • Goal II: Living the Dream (2007) stars as Roz Harmison

  • Irish Jam (2006) stars as Maureen

  • Niagara Motel (2006) stars as Denise

  • Goal! (2005) aka Goal! The Dream Begins stars as Roz Harmison

  • Perfect Strangers (2004) TM stars as Susie Wilding

  • The Jury (2004) TV stars as Megan Delaney

  • Timeline (2003) stars as Lady Claire

  • Last Rumba in Rochdale (2003) stars as Bodney (voice)

  • Watermelon (2003) TM stars as Claire Ryan

  • Fields of Gold (2002) TM stars as Lucia Merritt

  • Me Without You (2001) aka Meine beste Freundin (Germany) stars as Marina

  • The War Bride (2001) aka Love and War stars as Lily

  • The Fear (2001) TV stars as Storyteller

  • An Everlasting Piece (2000) stars as Bronagh

  • Sunset Strip (2000) stars as Tammy Franklin

  • A Midsummer Night's Dream (1999) aka William Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream stars as Hermia

  • Rogue Trader (1999) stars as Lisa Leeson

  • Mad Cows (1999) stars as Maddy

  • St. Ives (1998) aka All for Love stars as Flora Gilchrist

  • The Tribe (1998) stars as Lizzie

  • The Stringer (1998) stars as Helen

  • The Land Girls (1998) aka Trois Anglaises en campagne (France) stars as Prue (Prudence)

  • G.B.H. (1991) TV stars as Susan Nelson

  • Brookside (1982) TV stars as Beth Jordache

DISCOVER MORE

EMILIO PUCCI
20 Nov | Today is the birthday of the iconic fashion designer and founder of Emilio Pucci.
CESARE CATANIA
Discover the Italian Artist Cesare Catania
BRUNELLO CUCINELLI
Discover the history of the luxury brand Brunello Cucinelli.
MYS 2017 EVENT
01 Oct | An exclusive event with Union of Excellence Members in Monaco.
MORE

SHOWCASE AND INSPIRE OTHERS WITH

A UNION OF EXCELLENCE MEMBERSHIP

Unionofexcellence.com
  • Grey Facebook Icon
  • Grey Instagram Icon
Princess Grace Foundation
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR NEWSLETTER

 © 2020 - UnofEx LLC. All rights reserved. For more information read our: 

  • White Instagram Icon