Lynn Redgrave

English-american Actress
Born Mar 8, 1943

Lynn Rachel Redgrave, OBE was an English actress. A member of the well-known British acting family, Redgrave trained in London before making her theatrical debut in 1962. By the mid-1960s she had appeared in several films, including Tom Jones (1963), and Georgy Girl (1966) which won her a New York Film Critics Award and nominations for an Academy Award and a Golden Globe Award.… Read More

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1943 Birth Born in 1943.


1962 19 Years Old 1 More Event
A member of the Redgrave family, Lynn trained in London before making her theatrical debut in 1962. … Read More


In 1967, she made her Broadway debut, and performed in several stage productions in New York while making frequent returns to London's West End. … Read More


1974 31 Years Old In 1974, she returned to Broadway in My Fat Friend. … Read More


1983 40 Years Old In 1983, she played Cleopatra in an American television version of Antony and Cleopatra opposite Timothy Dalton. … Read More
1988 45 Years Old In 1988 she narrated a dramatised television documentary, Silent Mouse, which told the story of the creation of the Christmas carol Silent Night.
1991 48 Years Old 1 More Event
In the early winter of 1991 she starred with Stewart Granger and Ricardo Montalban in a Hollywood production of Don Juan in Hell.


In 1993 she was elected President of the Players' Club. … Read More
2000 57 Years Old The marriage ended in 2000 after Clark revealed to Redgrave that he had fathered a child with her personal assistant, who later married (and subsequently divorced) their son Benjamin. … Read More


2003 60 Years Old She was also reported to be writing a one-woman play about her battle with breast cancer and her 2003 mastectomy, based on her book Journal: A Mother and Daughter's Recovery from Breast Cancer with photos by her daughter Annabel and text by Redgrave herself.
2006 63 Years Old In September 2006, she appeared in Nightingale, the U.S. premiere of her new one-woman play based upon her maternal grandmother Beatrice, at Los Angeles' Mark Taper Forum.
2007 64 Years Old 1 More Event
She also performed the play in May 2007 at Hartford Stage in Hartford, Connecticut.
2009 66 Years Old In 2009, she was inducted into the American Theatre Hall of Fame. … Read More
2010 67 Years Old She died from breast cancer in her Kent, Connecticut, home on 2 May 2010, aged 67. … Read More
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