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Fiona Shaw

Actress + Director
Born Jul 10, 1958

Fiona Shaw, CBE is an Irish actress and theatre director. Although to international audiences she is primarily known for her role as Petunia Dursley in the Harry Potter films or her role portraying Marnie Stonebrook in the HBO series True Blood, she is an accomplished classical actress. Shaw was awarded an honorary CBE in 2001.… Read More

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1958 Birth Born on July 10, 1958.


1996 38 Years Old She performed T. S. Eliot's poem The Waste Land as a one-person show at the Liberty Theatre in New York to great acclaim in 1996, winning the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding One-Person Show for her performance. … Read More


2008 50 Years Old In 2008, she directed her first opera, Riders to the Sea by Vaughan Williams at the ENO.
2009 51 Years Old In 2009, Shaw collaborated with Deborah Warner again, taking the lead role in Tony Kushner's translation of Bertolt Brecht's Mother Courage and Her Children. In a 2002 article for The Daily Telegraph, Rupert Christiansen described their professional relationship as "surely one of the most richly creative partnerships in theatrical history." … Read More
2010 52 Years Old 1 More Event
Shaw appeared in The Waste Land at Wilton's Music Hall in January 2010 and in a National Theatre revival of London Assurance in March 2010.
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