Zoë Wanamaker

Zoë Wanamaker

Zoë Wanamaker  British Actress


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Zoë Wanamaker and Gawn Grainger
Gawn Grainger and Zoë Wanamaker have been married for 26 years since Nov 1994. view relationship


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Zoë Wanamaker is a 72 year old British Actress. Born on 13th May, 1949 in New York City, New York, United States and educated at King Alfred School in Hampstead, she is famous for My Family, Harry Potter, Mr.Selfridge. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.

Zoë Wanamaker has been in an on-screen matchup with Robert Lindsay in My Family (2000).

Zoë Wanamaker is a member of the following lists: Actors from New York, American film actors and American television actors.


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Married1 26 years, 9 months - -
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First Name Zoe
Last Name Wanamaker
Full Name at Birth Zoë Wanamaker
Alternative Name Zoe Wanamaker
Age 72 years
Birthday 13th May, 1949
Birthplace New York City, New York, United States
Height 5' 3½" (161 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Distinctive Feature Alluring eyes
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
High School Sidcot School, King Alfred School in Hampstead
University Central School of Speech and Drama
Occupation Text Actress
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame My Family, Harry Potter, Mr.Selfridge
Year(s) Active 1973–present
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Conway Van Gelder Grant Ltd.
Brand Endorsement TV commercial for 2004 showing of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" on the BBC.
Official Websites www.zoewanamaker.com/, www.nndb.com/people/897/000140477/, twitter.com/ZoeWanamaker, harrypotter.wikia.com/wiki/Zo%C3%AB_Wanamaker, http://www.zoewanamaker.com

Zoë Wanamaker CBE (born 13 May 1949) is an American-born British actress who has worked extensively with the Royal Shakespeare Company and the National Theatre. A nine-time Olivier Award nominee, she won for Once in a Lifetime (1979) and Electra (1998). She has also received four Tony Award nominations for her work on Broadway; for Piaf (1981), Loot (1986), Electra (1999), and Awake and Sing! (2006).

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Zoë Wanamaker72 TaurusActress
Gawn Grainger80 LibraActor


Shadow and Bone2021BaghraTV Show
Worzel Gummidge2019Lady Bloomsbury BartonTV Show
Girlfriends2018GailTV Show
Killing Eve2018Helen JacobsonTV Show
Britannia2017Queen AntediaTV Show
Babs2017Joan LittlewoodTV Movie
Inside No. 92014PaulaTV Show
Captcha2014Short Film
Mr Selfridge2013Princess MarieTV Show
Wodehouse: An Innocent Abroad2013Ethel WodehouseTV Movie
Playhouse Presents2012The WomanTV Show
My Week with Marilyn2011Paula StrasbergMovie
All My Sons2011Kate KellerMovie
It's a Wonderful Afterlife2010Mrs. GoldmanMovie
The Old Curiosity Shop2007Mrs. JarleyTV Movie
Johnny and the Bomb2006Mrs. TachyonTV Show
A Waste of Shame: The Mystery of Shakespeare and His Sonnets2005Countess of PembrokeTV Movie
The Real Amityville Horror2005NaratorTV Movie
Doctor Who2005CassandraTV Show
Five Children and It2004MarthaMovie
Agatha Christie's Marple2004Letitia BlacklockTV Show
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone2001Madame HoochMovie
Adrian Mole: The Cappuccino Years2001Tania BraithwaiteTV Show
Gormenghast2000Clarice GroanTV Show
My Family2000Susan HarperTV Show
David Copperfield1999Miss MurdstoneTV Show
The Magical Legend of the Leprechauns1999Mary MuldoonTV Show
Norman Ormal: A Very Political Turtle1998Narrator (voice)TV Movie
Swept from the Sea1997Mary FosterMovie
Wilde1997Ada Leverson 'Sphinx'Movie
A Dance to the Music of Time1997Audrey MaclintickTV Show
Creatures Fantastic1997Narrator (voice)TV Show
The English Wife1995Caroline GriveauTV Movie
Love Hurts1992Tessa Carver, Tessa PiggottTV Show
Performance1992Mrs. HolroydTV Show
Shakespeare: The Animated Tales1992Lady MacbethTV Show
The Blackheath Poisonings1992Charlotte CollardTV Show
Prime Suspect1991Moyra HensonTV Show
Agatha Christie's Poirot1989Ariadne OliverTV Show
Ball-Trap on the Cote Sauvage1989Sarah MarriotTV Movie
The Dog It Was That Died1989BildebeckTV Movie
The Raggedy Rawney1988ElleMovie
Once in a Life Time1988May DanielsTV Movie
Five Stories of an Hour1988Kate Chopin, Louise MallardTV Movie
Poor Little Rich Girl: The Barbara Hutton Story1987Jean KennerlyTV Movie
Inspector Morse1987Emma PickfordTV Show
Paradise Postponed1986Charlotte Fanner, Charlotte TitmussTV Show
Screenplay1986ConnieTV Show
Edge of Darkness1985Clementine, ClemmyTV Show
Theatre Night1985EmiliaTV Show
Screen Two1985Olive ManneringTV Show
All the World's a Stage1984Extract from Le Cid, Extracts from The Versailles Impromptu; The Critique of the School for Wives; TartuffeTV Show
The Tragedy of Richard III1983Lady AnneTV Movie
Baal1982SophieTV Movie
Enemy of the State1981Zdena TominTV Movie
Strike: The Birth of Solidarity1981Alina PienkowskaTV Movie
Tales of the Unexpected1979Margaret SmytheTV Show
The Devil's Crown1978Berengaria of NavarreTV Show
A Christmas Carol1977BelleTV Movie
The Confederacy of Wives1975CorinnaTV Movie
Jennie: Lady Randolph Churchill1974Pearl CraigieTV Show
Village Hall1974Shirley ChatsfieldTV Show
Hitler: The Last Ten Days1973Eva Braun's handmaid (uncredited)Movie
Between the Wars1973Ada AbbottTV Show
Crown Court1972Joan CarmichaelTV Show
Spy Trap1972MurielTV Show
Late Night Theatre1972AliceTV Show
Great Performances1971Prologue, SelfTV Show
ITV Saturday Night Theatre1969Lorna GreenTV Show
Take Three Girls1969JackieTV Show
BBC Play of the Month1965Dorinda, LucilleTV Show
ITV Sunday Night Drama1959SallyTV Show
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AlexDec 31, 2009

Zoe Wanamaker has appeared in so much over the years, and it seems stupid to put that her `claim to fame` is playing Madamme Hooch in the philosopher`s stone (not Sorcerer`s Stone), one of the most notable roles she portrays is the lead in My Family as Susan Harper, which started a year before harry potter, even that was not her claim to fame. It should be changed.

zoefanzoefanDec 14, 2008

Zoe was born on the 13th May. And not as given on the 15th May

zoefanzoefanDec 14, 2008

Zoe is simply the best actress I know. I can´t say which role I have liked best of all because Zoe is fantastic in every role. One brings her so many lives in every role just colaugh, can cry and suffer. And I have never experienced this before with other actors. I am just proud to be Zoe fan on it.

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