Gina McKee / Queen Elizabeth
Theatre Credits Include: Goneril in King Lear (Donmar Warehouse/UK Tour/Brooklyn Academy); Viv in Di, Viv and Rose (Hampstead Theatre); Anne Shankland/ Sybil Railton-Bell in Seperate Tables (Chichester Festival Theatre); The Lover and The Collection (Comedy Theatre); Kate in Old Times, Anna Petrovna in Ivanov (Donmar Warehouse); Sunny Jacobs in The Exonerated (Riverside Studios); Judith in Aristocrats (National Theatre); Five Kinds of Silence (Lyric Hammersmith); Uganda (National Theatre Studio); Hammett’s Apprentice (Royal Court Theatre Upstairs); Fighting for the Dunghill (Warehouse Theatre Croydon).
Television Credits Include: By Any Means, Hebburn, Line of Duty, The Silence, Waking the Dead , Fiona’s Story, The Lost Prince, The Passion, Mothertime, Our Friends in the North, The Lavender List (all for the BBC); Care (Warp films for Sky Arts); The Borgias (Showtime); Coup (Company Pictures); Missing (ABC); Vera, Dive, Old Curiosity Shop, Lewis, The Treasure Seekers (all for ITV); Aftermath (HBO/BBC/Kudos); The Baby War, Chest, The Forsyth Saga, The Street 2 (Granada); Dice (Box TV/Cite Amerique); Beyond Fear (Channel 5); Element of Doubt (Carlton TV); Brass Eye (Channel 4).
Film Credits Include: Jimmy Picard, In the Loop, And When Did You Last See Your Father, Atonement, Scenes of a Sexual Nature, Mickybo and Me, Mirror Mask, The Blackwater Lightship, The Divine Secrets of the Yaya Sisterhood, The Reckoning, The Zookeeper, There’s Only One Jimmy Grimble, Women Talking Dirty, Wonderland, Notting Hill, The Loss of Sexual Innocence, The Croupier, Naked.
Other Credits Include: Number 10, Words and Music (BBC Radio)
Awards Include: Nominated, Best Actress in a Supporting Role 2011 Olivier Awards for King Lear at the Donmar Warehouse. Best Actress BAFTA 2008 nomination for The Street 2. Best Actress BAFTA 1996 and Broadcasting Press Guild Award for Our Friends in the North. Nominated, Best Actress 1999 British Independent Film Awards for Wonderland. BAFTA nomination The Lost Prince.