Joanna David

Lowest Rated: 30% Rogue Trader (1999)
Birthday: Jan 17, 1947
Birthplace: Not Available
Father went bankrupt when she was ten, leading the family to lose all their possessions. Won a scholarship to the Elmhurst Ballet School at 13, but failed to get into the Royal Ballet School years later. Danced on stage in The Ocean Revue with Roy Hudd in Clacton-on-Sea, inspiring her to enroll at the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art in the 1960's. Adopted the stage name David, taken from her mother's first name, Davida. Big break was the BBC's Sense and Sensibility in 1971, after which she worked prolifically in costume dramas. Married Edward Fox in 2004 after 33 years of living together. Is a patron of the Pancreatic Cancer Action charity. Is vice-president of the Theatrical Guild. Contracted Ménière's disease in 2008. Has been friends with Downton Abbey co-star Dame Maggie Smith for over four decades.

Highest Rated Movies



83% Letters From Baghdad Janet Courtney $0.4M 2017
46% You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger Alan's Mother $3.3M 2010
No Score Yet These Foolish Things Mrs Bannock 2007
No Score Yet Prendimi l'anima (The Soul Keeper) Actor 2002
36% Cotton Mary Mrs Smythe 2000
30% Rogue Trader Mrs. Baring 1999
No Score Yet The Mill on the Floss Sophy Deane 1997
No Score Yet Secret Friends Kate 1992
No Score Yet Comrades Mrs. Frampton 1989
No Score Yet First Among Equals Actor 1986
No Score Yet Anna Karenina Dolly Oblonsky 1985
No Score Yet Murders at Lynch Cross Actor 1985
No Score Yet War & Peace Sonya 1973
No Score Yet The Last of the Mohicans Actor 1971
No Score Yet School for Unclaimed Girls Actor 1969
44% Sympathy for the Devil (One Plus One) Actor 1968


83% The Living and the Dead
Victoria Appleby
  • 2016
86% Downton Abbey
Duchess of Yeovil
  • 2014
No Score Yet Miss Marple
  • 2014
No Score Yet Masterpiece
Mrs. Gardiner Mrs. Heron Grace Ritchie Duchess of Yeovil Lady Pomona Longestaffe Sophy Deane Mrs. Stanbury
  • 2014
  • 2005
  • 2002
  • 1997
  • 1996
No Score Yet Foyle's War
Wendy Powell
  • 2004
  • 2003
No Score Yet Mystery!
Appearing Hartley Mme. Gastin Susan Wendy Powell Emma
  • 2004
  • 2001
  • 1994
  • 1992
  • 1989
  • 1984
No Score Yet Inspector Morse
No Score Yet Midsomer Murders
Amy Lyddiard
No Score Yet The Way We Live Now
Mrs. Pomona Longestaffe


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