Eileen Atkins

Eileen Atkins

actress, writer, additional crew

Eileen Atkins was born on Jun 16, 1934 in UK. Eileen Atkins's big-screen debut came with The Wednesday Play - Season 3 directed by Gilchrist Calder in 1965. Eileen Atkins is known for Paddington 2 directed by Paul King, Michael Gambon stars as Uncle Pastuzo and Imelda Staunton as Aunt Lucy. Eileen Atkins has got 10 awards and 13 nominations so far. The most recent award Eileen Atkins achieved is BAFTA Awards. The upcoming new movie Eileen Atkins plays is Vita & Virginia which will be released on Aug 23, 2019.

Eileen Atkins was born in a Salvation Army Women's Hostel in north London. Her father was a gas meter reader; her mother, a seamstress and barmaid. A drama teacher taught her how to drop her Cockney accent, and she studied Shakespeare and Greek tragedies. Her breakthrough role in "The Killing of Sister George" took her to Broadway.

  • Birthday

    Jun 16, 1934
  • Place of Birth

    Clapton, London, England, UK
  • Also known

    Dame Eileen Atkins, Eileen June Atkins, 아일린 앳킨스

Known For


10 wins & 13 nominations

BAFTA Awards
Best Actress
Winner - BAFTA TV Award
Broadcasting Press Guild Awards
Best Actress
Winner - Broadcasting Press Guild Award
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Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows