Lorraine Ashbourne

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Curriculum Vitae


Title Character Director Venue
Til The Stars Come Down Aunty Carol Bijan Sheibani National Theatre
Good People Jean Jonathan Kent Hampstead Theatre / West End
Aunt Dan and Lemon Aunt Dan Dominic Cooke Royal Court
Three Sisters Olga Katie Mitchell National Theatre
Othello Amelia Braham Murray Royal Exchange
Fool for Love May Ian Brown Donmar Warehouse
The Relapse Miss Hoyden Ian Judge RSC
Babies Viv Polly Teale Royal Court
The Kitchen Monique Stephen Daldry Royal Court
The Land of the Living Sue Dunderdale Royal Court
The Brothers Karamazou Braham Murray Royal Exchange
Three Girls in Blue Michael Birch West Yorkshire Playhouse
The Odd Women Braham Murray Royal Exchange
It Runs in the Family Chris Dunham The Palace, Westcliffe
An Italian Straw Hat Ray Cooney / Anton Rogers Shaftesbury Theatre
Jane Eyre Derek Nichols Birmingham Rep.
Canterbury Tales Ian Watt Smith Haymarket, Leicester
All My Sons Andrew McKinnon Theatre Royal, York
Blood Brothers Andrew McKinnon Theatre Royal, York
The Genius Newcastle Playhouse
See How They Run Tony Robertson Theatre Clwyd
Steaming Chris Dunham The Palace, Westcliffe
When I was a Girl I Used to Scream and Shout Chris Dunham The Palace, Westcliffe
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Title Role Director Production Company
Booty (Short) Sue Cole Edwards Ordinary Shoes Film Ltd
I Used to Be Famous Cheryl Eddie Sternberg Forty Foot Pictures
Allelujah! Mrs Earnshaw Richard Eyre BBC Films
The Corrupted Pam Cullen Ron Scalpello Creativity Capital
Blinded By The Light Kathy Gurinder Chadha New Line Cinema
Breathe First Woman Andy Serkis Imaginarium Productions
A Streetcat Named Bob Simone Roger Spottiswoode Streetcat Named Bob Film Ltd.
How to Live Yours Marion Rachel Tunnard Pico Pictures
Child 44 Anna Daniel Espinosa Scott Free Productions
The Selfish Giant Mary Clio Barnard Film 4
Oranges and Sunshine Nicky Jim Loach Sixteen Films
A Bunch of Amateurs Jane Jarvis Andy Cadiff Limelight
King Kong Theatre Actor Peter Jackson Universal
Jump (Short) Pat Simon Fellows Silver Films
The Martins Lil Tony Grounds Icon / Tiger Aspect
Fever Pitch Paul's Mum David Evans Channel 4 Films
Jack and Sarah Jackie Tim Sullivan Granada / Polygram
Distant Voices, Still Lives Maisie Terence Davies Channel 4 Films
The Dressmaker Factory Girl Jim O'Brien Channel 4 Films
Resurrected Reeva Paul Greengrass CHannel 4 Films / St Pancras Films
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Title Role Director Production Company
After The Flood Molly Marshall Az Saleem Quay Street Productions
Extraordinary Valerie Gold (Voice) Toby MacDonald Sid Gentle Films Ltd
I Hate Suzie S01 - S02 Karen Georgi Banks-Davies Bad Wolf
Sherwood S01 Daphne Sparrow Lewis Arnold House Productions
Bridgerton S01 - S03 Mrs Varley Various Netflix
Alma's Not Normal S1-S2 Joan Andrew Chaplin BBC Two Films
Silent Witness S24 Michelle Lafferty Paulette Randall Grafton House Productions
Half Bad Clementine Colm McCarty Spells Trouble Limited
Vera S11 Barbara Tullman Paul Gay ITV Studios
This Way Up S02 Marcia Alex Winckler Happy AF Limited
Out of Her Mind Vanessa Stolen Pictures Office Ben Blaine and Chris Blaine
The Crown S03 Barbara Castle Various Left Bank Productions
Cheat Angela Various Two Brothers Pictures
The Queen and I (TV Movie) Violet Toby Dan Zeff King Bert Productions
Midsomer Murders Daniella Bellini Nicholas Laughland Bentley Productions
Maigret in Monmartre Rosa Alfonsi Thaddeus O'Sullivan Fragile Films
Grantchester Cora Maguire Rob Evans Kudos
Unforgotten S2 DI Tess Nixon Andy Wilson Mainstreet Pictures
Jericho Lace Polly Paul Whittington ITV
New Tricks Vicky Collins David Innes Edwards Wall to Wall
Inside No. 9 - Nana's Party Carol Dan Zeff BBC
London Spy Mrs Turner Jakob Verbruggen BBC
The Interceptor Valerie Farren Blackburn BBC
Silent Witness DCI Rachel Klein David Richards BBC
Homefront Cheryl Terry McDonough ITV
New Tricks Moira Robin Shepherd Wall to Wall
The Syndicate June Juniper Various Rollem Productions Limited
Public Enemies Marion Sharmer Dearbhla Walsh Tiger Aspect Productions
Coming Up Linda Cathy Brady Touchpaper Television
Thorne - Scaredy Cat Ruth Brigstocke Stephen Hopkins Cité-Amérique
Thorne - Sleepyhead Ruth Brigstocke Stephen Hopkins Cité-Amérique
Moving On Treena Pauline Harris BBC
Victoria Wood Christmas Special Victoria Wood BBC
Murderland Rachel Catherine Morshead Touchpaper Television
Law and Order Maureen Walters Geoff Sax Kudos
Lark Rise to Candleford Lilly Spicer Alan Grint BBC
The Street Cath Terry McDonough Granada
True Dare Kiss Beth Sweeney Jeremy Webb / Declan O'Dwyer BBC
Housewife 49 Dot Gavin Millar Granada
Thin Ice Eileen Sarah Smith BBC
Jane Eyre Mrs Fairfax Susanna White BBC
Paradise Reclaimed Anna Bob Evans BBC
Love Again Betty Susanna White World Productions
Clocking Off Sally David Jackson Red Productions
A Christmas Carol Sue Cratchett Catherine Morshead Carlton
City Central Sgt Yvonne Mackey Various BBC
Playing the Field Geraldine Various Tiger Aspect Productions
Life's A Bitch Mother Coky Giedroyc Compulsive Viewing
Pie in the Sky Maeve Cormack Danny Hiller Select TV
Chiller - No. 6 Susan Taylor Rob Walker YTV
In Suspicious Circumstances Ann Bailey Ken Horn Granada
Fighting for Gemma Susan D'Arcy Julian Jarrold Granada
Mr Wroe's Virgins Anne Danny Boyle BBC
Rich Tea & Sympathy Karen Rudge David Reynolds YTV
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Title Role Director Production Company Type
Yellow Lips Mum Alison Tracey Neale BBC Radio 4 Radio
The Pursuit of Darleen Fyles Treena Pauline Harris BBC Audio Drama


Award Title
Olivier Award 2024 - Best Actress in a Supporting Role - Nomination Till the Stars Come Down at the National Theatre


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