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Joely Richardson

Born Jan 9, 1965

Joely Kim Richardson is an English actress, known for her role as Queen Catherine Parr in the Showtime television show The Tudors and Julia McNamara in the television drama Nip/Tuck. She also appeared in films such as 101 Dalmatians (1996), Event Horizon (1997), The Patriot (2000), Anonymous (2011), and the Hollywood film adaptation The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011).… Read More

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1965 Birth Born on January 9, 1965.
1968 3 Years Old Joely Richardson appeared as an extra at the age of three in the 1968 version of The Charge of the Light Brigade, directed by her father. … Read More


1983 18 Years Old In 1983, she graduated from the Thacher School in Ojai, California, then returned to London to study at Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.


1985 20 Years Old Possessing an early ambition to become a professional tennis player, she spent two years at a tennis academy in Florida. Richardson then turned to acting. In 1985, she portrayed, by flashbacks, the younger version of the leading character played by her mother in the film Wetherby.
After a leading role in Peter Greenaway's cult success Drowning by Numbers (1988), her first major role in front of a mass audience was as Joanna Farley in a 1989 television episode of Poirot, based on Agatha Christie's detective series.
1993 28 Years Old In 1993, Richardson appeared in BBC's Lady Chatterley opposite Sean Bean.


1996 31 Years Old In 1996, she played fashion designer Anita Campbell-Green in the Disney live-action remake of the animated 101 Dalmatians opposite Glenn Close as Cruella de Vil.
1998 33 Years Old In 1998, in the popular television drama The Echo, she played Amanda Powell. … Read More
2000 35 Years Old Also in 2000, she appeared opposite Hugh Laurie in Maybe Baby, Ben Elton's film adaptation of his book Inconceivable.
2001 36 Years Old 1 More Event
Thus, she secured the role of that queen in the 2001 film The Affair of the Necklace.
2003 38 Years Old In 2003, Richardson took on the role of Julia McNamara in the television drama Nip/Tuck, based on the lives of two plastic surgeons in Miami. … Read More


2006 41 Years Old In November 2006, it was announced that Richardson would be leaving Nip/Tuck to take care of her sick daughter. … Read More
2007 42 Years Old 1 More Event
In June 2007 it was announced that she would return for 15 of the 22 episodes during the fifth season. … Read More
2009 44 Years Old In 2009-10, Richardson appeared as Catherine Parr, sixth wife of Henry VIII, in the fourth (and final) season of Showtime's hit period drama The Tudors. … Read More
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