Imelda Mary Philomena Bernadette Staunton, OBE is an English actress. She is perhaps best known for her performances in the British comedy television series Up the Garden Path, the Harry Potter film series and Vera Drake. She drew critical acclaim as Vera Drake, earning her a Best Actress Oscar nomination and a number of wins including the BAFTA and Venice Film Festival Awards for best actress in a leading role. Staunton was born in Archway, North London, the only child of Bridie , a hairdresser, and Joseph Staunton, a road-worker and labourer. The family lived over Staunton's mother's hair...
|Birthdate:||January 9, 1956|
|Education:||La Sainte Union Catholic School, Royal Academy of Dramatic Art|
|Also known as:||Imelda Mary Philomena Bernadette Staunton, Imelda Mary Philomena Bernadette Staunton, OBE, Imelda Mary Philomena Bernadette Staunton|