Brenda Fricker

Actor
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Brenda Fricker is an Irish retired actress, whose career spanned six decades on stage and screen. She has appeared in more than 30 films and television roles. In 1990, she became the first Irish actress to win an Academy Award, earning the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in My Left Foot (1989). As of 2014, she has tentatively retired from acting.

Brenda Fricker is an Irish retired actress, whose career spanned six decades on stage and screen. She has appeared in more than 30 films and television roles. In 1990, she became the first Irish actress to win an Academy Award, earning the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in My Left Foot (1989). As of 2014, she has tentatively retired from acting.

Born

Saturday, 17 February 1945

Actress Filmography

Holding Lizzie Meany, Mrs. Meany 2022
Coronation Street: Compilations Staff Nurse Maloney 2020
A Long Way from Home Brenda 2013
Albert Nobbs Polly 2011
Cloudburst Dot 2011
The Body Farm Eileen Quinn 2011
Locked In Joan 2010
Stone of Destiny Mrs. McQuarry 2008
Beautiful People Narg 2008
How About You Heather Nightingale 2007
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Holding Lizzie Meany, Mrs. Meany 2022
Coronation Street: Compilations Staff Nurse Maloney 2020
A Long Way from Home Brenda 2013
Albert Nobbs Polly 2011
Cloudburst Dot 2011
The Body Farm Eileen Quinn 2011
Locked In Joan 2010
Stone of Destiny Mrs. McQuarry 2008
Beautiful People Narg 2008
How About You Heather Nightingale 2007
Closing the Ring Eleanor 2007
Tara Road Mona / Mona McCarthy 2005
Tubridy Tonight Herself 2004
Rory O'Shea Was Here Eileen 2004
Trauma Petra 2004
Omagh Nuala O'Loan / Police Ombudsman Nuala O'Loan 2004
Call Me: The Rise and Fall of Heidi Fleiss Madame Alex 2004
Veronica Guerin Bernie Guerin 2003
Conspiracy of Silence Annie McLaughlin 2003
Watermelon Teresa Ryan 2003
The 75th Annual Academy Awards Self - Past Winner 2003
Pete's Meteor Lily 2002
The Intended Mrs. Jones 2002
Torso: The Evelyn Dick Story Alexandra MacLean 2002
War Bride Betty 2001
Cupid & Cate Willie Hendley 2000
Durango Aunt Maeve 1999
The American Mrs. Bread 1998
Painted Angels Annie Ryan 1998
The 70th Annual Academy Awards Self - Past Winner 1998
Resurrection Man Dorcas Kelly 1998
Masterminds Principal Maloney / Principal Claire Maloney 1997
A Time to Kill Ethel Twitty 1996
Moll Flanders madame Mazzawatty / Mrs. Mazzawatti 1996
Journey Lottie 1995
Out of Ireland (voice) 1995
A Woman of Independent Means Mother Steed 1995
A Man of No Importance Lily Byrne 1994
Angels in the Outfield Maggie Nelson 1994
Deadly Advice Iris Greenwood 1994
So I Married an Axe Murderer May Mackenzie 1993
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Pigeon Lady 1992
Utz Marta 1992
Alexander Graham Bell: The Sound and the Silence Eliza 1991
Brides of Christ Sister Agnes 1991
The 63rd Annual Academy Awards Self - Presenter 1991
The Field Maggie McCabe 1990
The 62nd Annual Academy Awards Self - Winner 1990
My Left Foot Mrs. Brown / Bridget Fagan-Brown 1989
Casualty Megan Roach 1986
Screen Two Ray's mother 1985
The Ballroom of Romance Bridie 1982
Juliet Bravo Marion Kershaw 1980
The Quatermass Conclusion Alison Thorpe 1979
Quatermass Alison Thorpe 1979
The Music Machine Mrs. Pearson 1979
Telford's Change Pat Burton 1979
Angels Margaret O'Donnell 1975
BBC2 Playhouse Dorothy 1974
Black and Blue Ellie 1973
Play for Today Eileen Graham, Mollie 1970
BBC Play of the Month Emma 1965
Deirdre Third Musician 1965
Of Human Bondage Bit Part 1964
Armchair Theatre Pat Moran 1956
1990OscarBest Actress in a Supporting Role Won
1990Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
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