Dec. 9th, 1934
York, North Yorkshire, England, UK
Judi Dench's Main TV Roles
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Dame Judith Olivia Dench is an English actress, known for Love in a Cold Climate, A Fine Romance, Behaving Badly, The Torch, As Time Goes By, Cranford and The Hollow Crown.
- During the filming of _"As Time Goes By" (1992)_ (qv) , she used to direct everybody to hide from the director when he left the set.
- She was nominated for a 'Laurence Olivier' (qv) Theatre Award in 1999 (1998 season) for Best Actress for her performance in Filumena.
- She was awarded the 1987 London Evening Standard Theatre Award for Best Actress for her performance in Anthony and Cleopatra.
- First female to portray the 007 series character "M" which she did in _GoldenEye (1995)_ (qv).
- She was awarded the 'Laurence Olivier' (qv) Theatre Award in 1996 (1995 season) for Best Actress in a Musical for her performance in A Little Night Music at the Royal National Theatre Olivier Stage.
- Good friend of 'Miley Cyrus' (qv).
- Judi Dench is the new narrator of Spaceship Earth, the dark ride at EPCOT. She replaced Jeremy Irons after Walt Disney World and Siemens decided to update the classic ride housed inside the infamous golf-ball.
- Awarded honorary D.Litt from the University of St Andrews, June 2008.