Made Broadway debut with RSC in "The Comedy of Errors"
Cast as Madame Rosmerta in "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban," directed by Alfonso Cuarón
Co-starred with Burt Reynolds in "Snapshots"
Joined Birmingham Repertory Company
Performed with Royal Shakespeare Company; toured Europe and U.S. appearing in "The Comedy of Errors"
Played Gertrude in Kenneth Branagh's "Hamlet"
Reteamed with Schlesinger for "Far From the Madding Crowd," co-starring Alan Bates and Terrence Stamp
Sent to England to attend boarding school at age seven
Starred on BBC series "A for Andromeda"
Starred in West End revival of Harold Pinter's "Old Times"
Appeared in small role in "Young Cassidy," the only sequences directed by John Ford before he became ill
Appeared in writer-director Hall Hartley's "No Such Thing"
Co-starred on Broadway in Mike Nichols' staging of "Uncle Vanya"
Landed first starring film role in John Schlesinger's "Billy Liar"
Made stage debut with Frinton-on-Sea Repertory
Won Academy Award for performance in Schlesinger's "Darling"
Acted opposite Donald Sutherland in Nicolas Roeg directed "Don't Look Now"; Roeg served as cinematographer for three of Christie's earlier films
Cast as Mrs. Emma du Maurier, the disapproving mother of Sylvia (Kate Winslet) in "Finding Neverland"; film detailed experiences of 'Peter Pan' author J.M. Barrie (Johnny Depp)
Joined ensemble cast of "Shampoo," directed by Hal Ashby and co-written by Warren Beatty
Teamed up with Richard Gere and Gene Hackman in Sidney Lumet's "Power"
Played female lead in "Heaven Can Wait," a remake of "Here Comes Mr. Jordan" (1941); co-written, co-directed, and starring Beatty
Reunited with Schlesinger and frequent co-star Alan Bates for HBO remake of "Separate Tables"
Cast as the female lead suffering from Alzheimer's disease in Sarah Polley's directorial debut "Away From Her"
Film acting debut, "Crooks Anonymous"
Cast in first of three starring turns opposite Warren Beatty in Robert Altman's "McCabe and Mrs. Miller"
Played a former B-movie actress in Alan Rudolph's "Afterglow"
Played Thetis, mother of Achilles (Brad Pitt) in director Wolfgang Petersen's epic "Troy"
Portrayed a rich woman exploited by her husband in Dennis Potter's miniseries "Karaoke" (Bravo)
Returned to screen acting after six year absence in "Dragonheart"
Starred opposite Omar Sharif as the ill-fated Lara in David Lean's "Dr. Zhivago"
Joined 160 people to sign an advertisement which ran in <i>The Times</i> (London) urging the legalization of marijuana
Worked with Argentine director Maria Luisa Bemberg, playing a stern English governness in "Miss Mary"
Joined ensemble cast in romantic anthology "New York, I Love You"
Cast as Grandmother in Catherine Hardwicke directed "Red Riding Hood"
Cast opposite director Robert Redford and "New York, I Love You" co-star Shia LaBeouf in thriller "The Company You Keep"