Victoria Tennant

Victoria Tennant

Highest Rated: 94% L.A. Story (1991)

Lowest Rated: 5% 88 Minutes (2008)

Birthday: Sep 30, 1950

Birthplace: Not Available

British actress Victoria Tennant was the daughter of powerful talent agent Cecil Tennant (her godfather was Sir Laurence Olivier, one of Tennant's clients) and ballerina Irene Baranova. Trained at the Central School of Speech and Drama in London, Tennant made her first film appearance in 1972's The Ragman's Daughter. She began the Hollywood phase of her career after scoring a success as Pamela Tudsbury in the megahit TV miniseries The Winds of War (1983). She revived the character for the 1987 sequel War and Remembrance, and also essayed such glamorous roles as silent movie queen Estelle Taylor in the 1988 TV biopic Dempsey. In 1986, Victoria Tennant married comic actor Steve Martin, with whom she appeared in All Of Me (1984) and LA Story (1991); their later divorce was one of the motivating factors in Martin's rueful public confession that he was "stupid" in matters of the heart.

Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
13% Louder Than Words Lydia 2014
No Score Yet William & Kate Celia 2011
No Score Yet Dante's Inferno Bella 2010
29% Irene in Time Eleanor Jensen 2009
5% 88 Minutes Kate $17M 2008
No Score Yet Sister Mary Explains It All Divorcee Executive Producer 2001
No Score Yet Bram Stoker's Legend of the Mummy Mary 1998
No Score Yet Edie & Pen Blonde with Dog Screenwriter Producer 1997
No Score Yet The Plague (La Peste) Alicia 1992
94% L.A. Story Sara McDowel 1991
32% The Handmaid's Tale Aunt Lydia 1990
No Score Yet Whispers Hilary 1989
13% Flowers in the Attic Mother 1987
73% Best Seller Roberta Gillian 1987
No Score Yet El Pacto Holcroft Helden Tennyson von Tiebolt 1985
85% All of Me Terry Hoskins 1984
No Score Yet Strangers Kiss Carol Redding / Betty 1984
No Score Yet Dempsey Estelle Taylor 1983
No Score Yet Chiefs Trish Lee 1983
No Score Yet Sphinx Actor 1981
No Score Yet Inseminoid (Horror Planet) Actor 1981
No Score Yet Little Lord Fauntleroy Actor 1980
67% The Dogs of War Dinner Party Guest 1980
No Score Yet The Ragman's Daughter Actor 1974
No Score Yet Ragman's Daughter Doris Randall 1972

TV

Credit
61% The Beast
2009
Susan 2009
91% Monk
2002-2009
Guest 2008
47% Saved
2006
Hailey 2006
No Score Yet The Chris Isaak Show
2001-2004
2001
No Score Yet Providence
1999-2002
1999
No Score Yet War and Remembrance
1988-1989
Pamela Tudsbury 1989
1988
No Score Yet The Twilight Zone
1985-1989
Valentina 1986
No Score Yet The Winds of War
1983
Pamela Tudsbury Pamela Tudbury 1983
No Score Yet Tales of the Unexpected
1979-1988
Bernice

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