Joely Richardson After A Leading Role In Peter Greenaways Cult Success Drowning By Numbers

Joely Richardson
Joely Richardson
Joely Richardson
Joely Richardson
Joely Richardson
Joely Richardson
Joely Richardson
Joely Richardson
Joely Richardson
Joely Richardson
Joely Richardson
Joely Richardson


Richardson and her sister Natasha’s early education began in London at the independent St Paul’s Girls’ School in Hammersmith. After a leading role in Peter Greenaway’s cult success Drowning by Numbers (1988), her first major role in front of a mass audience was as Joanna Farley in a 1989 television episode of Poirot, the Agatha Christie based detective series. in 1996, she played fashion designer Anita Campbell-Green in the Disney live-action remake of the animated 101 Dalmatians opposite Glenn Close as Cruella de Vil. Thus, she secured the role of that queen in the 2001 film The Affair of the Necklace. She also starred in the television drama Wallis & Edward, playing the lead role of Wallis Simpson, lover of Edward, Prince of Wales. Richardson was also linked to her Nip/Tuck co-star John Hensley. The couple have a daughter, Daisy (b. 1992).

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Possessing an early ambition to become a professional tennis player, she spent two years at a tennis academy in Florida. in a 1989 episode of Jim Henson’s The Storyteller, she was cast as a princess. She portrayed a teacher on the verge of a nervous breakdown in the 1989 Channel 4 serial Behaving Badly and fictional Finnish Princess Anna (with “a voice like a Tuba”) in the 1991 screen comedy King Ralph. in 1998, in the popular television drama The Echo, she played Amanda Powell.