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Joanna David

Highest Rated:   84% Letters From Baghdad (2017)
Lowest Rated:   30% Rogue Trader (1999)
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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

Filmography

MOVIES

RATING TITLE CREDIT BOX OFFICE YEAR
84% Letters From Baghdad
  • Janet Courtney
$0.4M 2017
45% You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger
  • Alan's Mother
$3.2M 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 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
50% Sympathy for the Devil (One Plus One)
  • Actor
1968

TV

RATING TITLE CREDIT YEAR
78% The Living and the Dead
2016
  • Victoria Appleby
  • 2016
86% Downton Abbey
2011-2016
  • Duchess of Yeovil
  • 2014
No Score Yet Miss Marple
2004-2013
  • Actor
  • 2014
No Score Yet Masterpiece
1971-2015
  • 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
2002-2015
  • Wendy Powell
  • 2004
  • 2003

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