Diana Rigg

Actor
IVA Star Rating : 64
Dame Enid Diana Elizabeth Rigg, is an English actress. She played Emma Peel in the TV series The Avengers (1965–68) and Olenna Tyrell in Game of Thrones (2013–17). She has also had a career in theatre, including playing the title role in Medea, both in London and New York, for which she won the 1994 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play. read more

Dame Enid Diana Elizabeth Rigg, is an English actress. She played Emma Peel in the TV series The Avengers (1965–68) and Olenna Tyrell in Game of Thrones (2013–17). She has also had a career in theatre, including playing the title role in Medea, both in London and New York, for which she won the 1994 Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play. She was made a CBE in 1988 and a Dame in 1994 for services to drama.

Birth Name

Enid Diana Elizabeth Rigg

Born

Wednesday, 20 July 1938

Died

Thursday, 10 September 2020

Actress Filmography

Last Night in Soho Miss Collins 2021
Black Narcissus Mother Dorothea 2020
All Creatures Great and Small Mrs. Pumphrey 2020
Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Herself 2018
Breathe Lady Neville 2017
Becoming Bond Herself 2017
Victoria Duchess of Buccleuch 2016
Professor Branestawm Returns Lady Pagwell 2015
You, Me and the Apocalypse Sutton 2015
Red Nose Day Herself 2015
(see additional filmography)

Actress Filmography

Last Night in Soho Miss Collins 2021
Black Narcissus Mother Dorothea 2020
All Creatures Great and Small Mrs. Pumphrey 2020
Broadway: Beyond the Golden Age Herself 2018
Breathe Lady Neville 2017
Becoming Bond Herself 2017
Victoria Duchess of Buccleuch 2016
Professor Branestawm Returns Lady Pagwell 2015
You, Me and the Apocalypse Sutton 2015
Red Nose Day Herself 2015
Penn Zero: Part-Time Hero Mayor Pink Panda (voice), Mayor Pink Panda 2014
Detectorists Veronica 2014
The Sixties Emma Peel 2013
London: The Modern Babylon Actrice (archive footage) 2012
Celebrity Antiques Road Trip Self 2011
The Jonathan Ross Show Self - Guest 2011
Game of Thrones Olenna Tyrell 2011
The Painted Veil Mother Superior 2006
Heidi Grandmamma 2005
Extras Diana Rigg 2005
Doctor Who Mrs. Gillyflower 2005
The Paul O'Grady Show Herself - Guest (as Dame Diana Rigg) 2004
Charles II: The Power and The Passion Queen Henrietta Maria 2003
Broadway: The Golden Age, by the Legends Who Were There Herself 2003
Bond Girls Are Forever Tracy Di Vicenzo (archive footage) 2002
Timeshift Emma Peel (archive footage), Herself - Speaking in 1969 (archive footage) 2002
Murder in Mind Jill Craig 2001
In the Beginning Mature Rebeccah 2000
Loose Women Herself (as Dame Diana Rigg) 1999
After They Were Famous Emma Peel (archive footage) 1999
Parting Shots Lisa 1999
The Mrs Bradley Mysteries Adela Bradley 1998
Heat of the Sun Herself - Mystery Presenter 1998
Rebecca Mrs. Danvers 1997
The Fortunes and Misfortunes of Moll Flanders Mrs. Golightly 1996
The Haunting of Helen Walker Mrs. Grose 1995
Zoya Evgenia 1995
A Good Man In Africa Chloe Fanshawe 1994
Genghis Cohn Baroness Frieda von Stangel 1994
Running Delilah Judith 1993
Mrs. 'Arris Goes to Paris Mme. Colbert 1992
Avonlea Lady Blackwell 1990
Mother Love Helena Vesey 1989
A Hazard of Hearts Lady Harriet Vulcan 1987
Snow White Evil Queen 1987
The Worst Witch Constance Hardbroom 1986
Affairs of the Heart Grace Gracedew 1983
King Lear Regan 1983
Witness for the Prosecution Christine Vole 1982
Wogan Herself - Guest 1982
Evil Under the Sun Arlena Marshall 1982
The Making of Agatha Christie's 'Evil Under the Sun' herself / Arlena Stuart Marshall 1982
The Great Muppet Caper Lady Holiday 1981
CBS News Sunday Morning Self 1979
The South Bank Show Self 1978
A Little Night Music Charlotte Mittelheim 1977
The New Avengers Emma Peel 1976
In This House of Brede Dame Philippa 1975
Diana Diana Smythe 1973
Theater Of Blood Edwina Lionheart 1973
The Hospital Barbara Drummond 1971
Great Performances Lady Holiday (archive footage) 1971
Julius Caesar Portia 1970
On Her Majesty's Secret Service Tracy 1969
The David Frost Show Herself - Guest 1969
The Assassination Bureau Sonya Winter 1969
ITV Saturday Night Theatre Liz Jardine 1969
Minikillers Karate Journalist 1969
A Midsummer Night's Dream Helena 1968
The Dick Cavett Show Herself - Guest 1968
The Joey Bishop Show Herself - Guest 1967
NBC Experiment in Television Herself 1967
BBC Play of the Month Rita Allmers 1965
Call My Bluff Herself 1965
The Hollywood Squares (Daytime) Herself - Panelist (as Patrick & Diana) 1965
The Sentimental Agent Francy Wilde 1963
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson Herself - Guest 1962
The Mike Douglas Show Herself - Guest 1961
The Avengers Emma Peel 1961
Armchair Theatre Anita Fender 1956
This Is Your Life Herself 1955
2018 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
2015 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
2014 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
2013 Emmy Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series Nominated
2002 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie Nominated
1997 Emmy Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Special Won
1975 Emmy Outstanding Lead Actress in a Special Program - Drama or Comedy Nominated
1972 Golden Globe Best Supporting Actress - Motion Picture Nominated
1968 Emmy Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Series Nominated
1967 Emmy Outstanding Continued Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Dramatic Series Nominated
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