Alison Steadman

ACTRESS, SOUNDTRACK, WRITER

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Liverpool-born actress Alison Steadman was born in 1946, the daughter of George Percival Steadman and Marjorie Evans. Educated at Childwall Valley High School, she studied at the East-15 Acting School from 1966-1969, then toiled as a secretary at the Liverpool Probation Service before deciding on a full-time acting career. She made her professional stage debut in "The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie" at the Theatre Royal in 1968, where she also played Ophelia in "Hamlet." Following repertory experience she met playwright Mike Leigh and appeared in his plays "The Jaws of Death" and "Wholesome Glory," the latter making her London debut in 1973. She won the London Evening Standard Theatre Award in 1977 playing the lead role in "Abigail's Party" and appeared in a definitive TV version of the play directed by her husband that same year. Over the years Alison came to be known for her quirky roles and such dazzling stage work in "The Rise and Fall of Little Voice" (winning an Olivier Award in 1992), The Memory of Water (1999), Joe Orton's "Entertaining Mr. Sloane" (2001) and "The Woman Who Cooked Her Husband" (2002), playing a wronged wife who does the unthinkable, only served to prove the extent of her versatility. Although her film appearances have been spotty, she greatly enhanced the few she has done in support, including A Private Function (1984), Coming Through (1988), Clockwise (1986), The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988), and Shirley Valentine (1989), not to mention her director-husband's critically lauded pictures Life Is Sweet (1990), for which she won the National Society of Film Critics Award, Secrets & Lies (1996), and Topsy-Turvy (1999). She and Leigh divorced in 2001. Alison has also entertained in many classy TV costumers, including The Singing Detective (1986), as the mother of Michael Gambon, and Pride and Prejudice (1995). - IMDb Mini Biography By: Gary Brumburgh / gr-home@pacbell.net

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Streaming Availability

Amazon Video has the most number of Alison Steadman’s flixes, followed by Acorn TV compared to other streaming platforms. See the full graph below.

Releases by Year

Alison Steadman on average has worked on 3 movies per year from 1970 to 2021. See the full graphs of the number of Alison Steadman movies released per year from 2007 till 2021.

Top Genres

Alison Steadman works mostly in Comedy Genre followed by Drama Genre flixes. 33% of Alison Steadman movies are Comedy Genre movies. See Top Genres that Alison Steadman worked on in the graph below.

Average IMDB Score

On average the IMDB score of the movies that Alison Steadman has worked on is 7.0.

7.0 / 10

Alison Steadman's Movies and Tv Series available to Stream now ..

While the arrival of wealthy gentlemen sends her marriage-minded mother into a frenzy, willful and opinionated Elizabeth Bennet matches wits with haughty Mr. Darcy.

8.9/10327 min

Available in 9 platform(s).

Through original diaries, letters, and memoirs, this unforgettable documentary tells how the lives of regular British men and women were transformed by the Great War. Along with historical ...

8.2/10\N min

Available in 1 platform(s).

Comedy,Romance
Gavin & Stacey (2007)

Gavin and Stacey have been continuing their romance on-line and by telephone for the last six months. Now they want to be together but will their friends and family let them?

8.1/1029 min

Available in 10 platform(s).

Only one week to go before the marriage of Howard and Mel which quickly escalates into the week from Hell. The series follows the bumbling Howard as he lurches from one appallingly ...

7.9/1029 min

Available in 2 platform(s).

Each series features a different group of people whose lives turn upside down after they jointly win the lottery.

7.4/1060 min

Available in 2 platform(s).

A shop assistant, her cook husband, & their twin daughters ponder their lives over a few weeks in a working-class suburb north of London.

7.4/10103 min

Available in 3 platform(s).

Comedy,Drama,Romance
Shirley Valentine (1989)

Shirley is a 42-year-old Liverpudlian bored housewife, who takes a holiday trip to Greece, meeting a local man who bolsters her self-confidence. She evolves and transforms to the point of finally being unrecognizable by her husband.

7.2/10108 min

Available in 6 platform(s).

Jenny, a single mother raising two daughters after her husband leaves, is aided by her mother, Mary. But Jenny struggles to stay afloat after Mary suffers a string of medical issues.

7/1090 min

Available in 7 platform(s).