Jane Horrocks

Born Jan 18, 1964

Barbara Jane Horrocks is an English stage, screen and television actress, voice artist, musician, and singer. She is best known for her role as "Bubble" in the TV series Absolutely Fabulous as well as her distinctive voice and strong Lancashire accent.… Read More

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1964 Birth Born on January 18, 1964.


1992 28 Years Old She was nominated for the Laurence Olivier Award for Best Actress for her performance in the 1992 West End production, directed by her boyfriend Sam Mendes.


1998 34 Years Old She reprised her role in the 1998 screen adaptation, Little Voice, which earned nominations for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy, the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, the Satellite Award for Best Actress - Motion Picture Musical or Comedy, the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role - Motion Picture, and the British Independent Film Award for Best Actress. … Read More
2003 39 Years Old Her last West End appearance was in Sweet Panic, the 2003 Stephen Poliakoff drama in which she portrayed a neurotic mother locked in a battle of wills with her disturbed son's psychologist. … Read More


2006 42 Years Old She was the subject of an episode of the genealogy documentary series Who Do You Think You Are? in 2006. … Read More
2007 43 Years Old She also appeared in the 2007 Robbie the Reindeer BBC TV animations filmed in aid of Comic Relief. … Read More
2009 45 Years Old 1 More Event
She narrated BBC2's television series The Speaker in April 2009.
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