Julie Walters Biography (1950-)

Born February 22, 1950, in Smethwick, Birmingham, England; daughter of Thomas(a builder and decorator) and Mary Bridget (a postal clerk; maiden name, O'Brien) Walters; married Grant Roffey, 1997; children: Maisie. Addresses: Agent: International Creative Management, 8942 Wilshire Blvd, Beverly Hills, CA 90211.

Nationality
British
Gender
Female
Occupation
Actress
Birth Details
February 22, 1950
Smethwick, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Famous Works

  • CREDITS
  • Film Appearances
  • (Film debut) Rita/Susan, Educating Rita, Columbia, 1983
  • Voice of the dormouse, Dreamchild, Universal, 1985
  • Fran, She'll Be Wearing Pink Pyjamas, Film Four, 1985
  • Jacqueline Spong, Car Trouble, Columbia/EMI/Warner Bros., 1986
  • Christine Painter, Personal Services, Vestron, 1987
  • Elsie Orton, Prick Up Your Ears, Samuel Goldwyn, 1987
  • June Edwards, Buster, TriStar, 1988
  • Judith, Killing Dad, 1989
  • Mrs. Peachum, Mack the Knife (also known as The Threepenny Opera), Twenty-First Century, 1990
  • Vera, Stepping Out, Paramount, 1991
  • Monica, Just Like a Woman, 1992
  • Madame Dansarde, Sister My Sister, Miramax, 1994
  • Marjorie Beasley, Intimate Relations, Fox Searchlight, 1996
  • Miss Gideon, Bathtime, 1997
  • Bernie McPhelimy, Titanic Town, Lauren Film, 1998
  • Jackie Simpson, Girls' Night, Granada Films, 1998
  • Mrs. Wilkinson, Billy Elliot (also known as Dancer), UnitedInternational, 2000
  • Princess Zasyekin, All Forgotten (also known as Lover's Prayer), Seven Hills, 2000
  • Mrs. Molly Weasley, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (also known as Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone), Warner Bros., 2001
  • Theresa, Before You Go, Capitol, 2002
  • Molly Weasley, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (also knownas Harry Potter und die Kammer des Schreckens), Warner Bros., 2002
  • Annie Clarke, Calendar Girls, Buena Vista, 2003
  • Molly Weasley, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Warner Bros., 2004
  • Jonjo Mickybo, Working Title, 2004
  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Wood and Walters, 1981-1982
  • Love and Marriage, YTV, 1984
  • Mrs. Overall, Victoria Wood: As Seen on TV, BBC, 1985-1986
  • Pauline Mole, The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole (also known as The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4 and The Growing Pains of Adrian Mole), Thames TV, 1985
  • Mrs. Overall, Acorn Antiques, 1986
  • Petula Gordeno, Dinner Ladies, BBC, 1998
  • Various characters, The Sketch Show Story (also known a Victoria Wood's Sketch Show Story), BBC, 2001
  • Miniseries
  • Me! I'm Afraid of Virginia Woolf (also known as Six Plays by Alan Bennett: Me! I'm Afraid of Virginia Woolf), LWT, 1978
  • Angie Todd, Boys from the Black Stuff, BBC, 1982
  • Lesley, "Her Big Chance," Talking Heads, LWT, 1987
  • Mrs. Lillian Murray, G.B.H., Channel 4, 1991
  • Julie Diadoni, Jake's Progress, 1995
  • Paula, Melissa, Channel 4, 1997
  • Marjory, "The Outside Dog," Talking Heads 2, 1998
  • Narrator, Laughter in the House: The Story of the British Sitcom,1999
  • Mrs. Mann/Bumble, Oliver Twist, ITV and PBS, 1999
  • Beth Craddock/'Ros', The Canterbury Tales, BBC, 2003
  • Movies
  • Angie Todd, The Black Stuff, BBC, 1980
  • Frances, Happy Since I Met You, 1981
  • Julie, Nearly a Happy Ending, 1981
  • Days at the Beach, BBC, 1981
  • Unfair Exchanges, 1984
  • Lulu, The Birthday Party, 1986
  • Pat, Her Big Chance, 1988
  • Monica, Clothes in the Wardrobe (also known as The Summer House), BBC, 1992
  • Diana Longden, Wide-Eyed and Legless (also known as The WeddingGift), BBC, 1994
  • Pat, Pat and Margaret, BBC, 1994
  • Mrs. Capstan, Requiem Apache (also known as Alan Bleasdale Presents Requiem Apache), 1994
  • Alice, Bambino mio (also known as Mon enfant), BBC1, 1994
  • Little Red Riding Hood, 1995
  • Maureen Hardcastle, Brazen Hussies, BBC, 1996
  • Fairy godmother, Jack and the Beanstalk, LWT, 1998
  • Sheila Fitzpatrick, My Beautiful Son (also known as Strange Relations), Showtime, 2001
  • Angela, Murder, 2002
  • Lizzie Hunt, The Return, 2003
  • Also appeared in Family Man, Living Together, and Say Something Happened.
  • Specials
  • Valery, Intensive Care (also known as Play for Today: IntensiveCare), BBC, 1982
  • An Audience with Victoria Wood, 1988
  • Michael Caine: Breaking the Mold, Cinemax, 1991
  • Narrator, Roseanne and Tom: Getting Away with It, HBO, 1992
  • Julie Walters and Friends, 1992
  • Various characters, Victoria Wood's All-Day Breakfast Show, BBC, 1992
  • Wetty Hainthrop Investigates, 1999
  • Julie Walters Is an Alien in New York, 1999
  • Victoria Wood with All the Trimmings, BBC, 2000
  • (In archive footage) Mrs. Overall, The 100 Greatest TV Characters,Channel 4, 2001
  • (In archive footage) Night of a Thousand Faces, BBC, 2001
  • The Orange British Academy Film Awards, 2001
  • Comic Relief: Say Pants to Poverty, BBC, 2001
  • We Know Where You Live (also known as Amnesty International's We Know Where You Live Live!), Channel 4, 2001
  • The "Billy Elliot" Boy (documentary; also known as Omnibus: TheBilly Elliot Boy), BBC, 2001
  • (In archive footage) Bourne to Dance (documentary), Channel 4, 2001
  • Harry Potter und die Kammer des Schreckens--Das grosse RTL Special zumFilm (documentary), 2002
  • Comic Relief 2003: The Big Hair Do, BBC, 2003
  • Episodes
  • Julie, "Talent," Screenplay, Granada TV, 1979
  • Late Night with David Letterman, 1987
  • Nicola, "Mens Sana in Thingummy Doodah," Victoria Wood, BBC, 1989
  • Pam, "Over to Pam," Victoria Wood, BBC, 1989
  • Joy-Ann, "We'd Quite Like to Apologise," Victoria Wood, BBC, 1989
  • Herself, The End of the Year Show, 1998
  • Herself, Late Lunch, 1998
  • Film `72, BBC, 2000
  • Richard and Judy, Channel 4, 2002
  • Friday Night with Jonathan Ross, BBC, 2003
  • Stage Appearances
  • (London debut) Irene Tinsley, Funny Peculiar, Mermaid Theatre, then Garrick Theatre, London, 1976
  • Vera, Breezeblock Park, Mermaid Theatre, then Whitehall Theatre, London, 1977
  • Irene Goodnight, Flaming Bodies, ICA Theatre, London, 1979
  • Rita, Educating Rita, Royal Shakespeare Company, London, 1980
  • Having a Ball, Lyric Hammersmith Theatre, London, 1981
  • Fool for Love, Royal National Theatre, London, 1984-1985
  • Macbeth, Leicester Haymarket Theatre, 1985
  • When I Was a Girl I Used to Scream and Shout, Whitehall Theatre, 1986
  • Frankie and Johnny in the Claire de Lune, Comedy Theatre, 1989
  • Serafina, The Rose Tattoo, Playhouse, London, 1991
  • All My Sons, Royal National Theatre, 2000
  • Also appeared in The Taming of the Shrew, produced in Liverpool, England; and in Jumpers, Royal Exchange; performed with Everyman Theatre, Liverpool, and Bristol Old Vic.

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