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Amanda Root

Amanda Root (born 1963 in Chelmsford, Essex) is an English stage and screen actor and a former voice actor for children's programmes. Ms Root is possibly best known for her starring role in the 1995 BBC film adaptation of Jane Austen's Persuasion and the British TV comedy All About Me, as Miranda, alongside Richard Lumsden in 2004 and when she was a voice actor, best known for voicing Sophie in BFG. She trained for the stage at Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Art. Description above from the Wikipedia article Amanda Root, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Feb 19, 1963 In Chelmsford, Essex, England
Movie/TV Credits:
35
First Appeared:
In the series Natural World 1967-12-10
Latest Project:
Movie The Black Prince 2017-07-21
Known For
Poster of All About Me
Poster of Anna Karenina
Poster of Midsomer Murders
Poster of The Man Who Cried
Filmography
Movie Their Finest Cecy 2017-04-06
Movie The Black Prince Queen Victoria 2017-07-21
Series Sherlock Emma Welsborough 2010-07-25
Series Thorne Unknown 2010-10-10
Series Law & Order: UK Unknown 2009-02-23
Movie The Robber Bride Tony Fremont 2007-03-03
Movie Miss Marie Lloyd: Queen of the Music Hall Mrs. Chart 2007-05-09
Movie The Impressionists Alice Hoschede 2006-04-01
Series The Robinsons 2005-05-05
Series London Charlotte Bronte 2004-05-07
Series Julian Fellowes Investigates: A Most Mysterious Murder Vera Sidney 2004-10-16
Movie The Forsyte Saga: To Let Winifred Dartie nee Forsyte 2003-05-23
Series Little Britain Unknown 2003-09-16
Series The Forsyte Saga 2002-04-07
Series Rose and Maloney Unknown 2002-09-29
Series All About Me 2002-03-08
Series Foyle's War Unknown 2002-10-27
Series Daniel Deronda 2002-11-23
Movie Whatever Happened to Harold Smith? Margaret Robinson 2000-03-10
Movie Anna Karenina Dolly 2000-05-09
Series Waking the Dead Unknown 2000-09-04
Series Anna Karenina Dolly 2000-05-09
Series Original Sin Frances Peverell 1997-03-20
Series Sunnyside Farm Unknown 1997-04-18
Series Midsomer Murders Unknown 1997-03-23
Movie Jane Eyre Miss Temple 1996-02-09
Movie Deep in the Heart Kate Markham 1996-10-10
Movie Breaking the Code Patricia 'Pat' Green 1996-09-17
Movie Persuasion Anne Elliott 1995-09-27
Movie The Buddha of Suburbia 1st TV Producer 1994-12-09
Movie The Man Who Cried Hilda Maxwell 1993-05-25
Series A Touch of Frost Unknown 1992-12-06
Movie The BFG Sophie 1989-12-25
Series Casualty Joyce Paice 1986-09-05
Series Natural World Narrator 1967-12-10