Finty Williams is an British actress. She is known for her roles- Janet in Gosford Park(2001), Lady Bracknell in The Importance of Being Earnest(2002), Lady Macduff in Macbeth(2014), Princess Helena in Mrs Brown(1997), Peggy Kendall in Born and Bred
Finty Williams was born on 24th September 1972 to Michael Williams(Father)- an actor & Judi Dench(Mother)- an Actress, author. She is a single parent to son Sam Michael Williams born in 1997.
Image: Finty Williams with her Mom Judi Dench
Finty Williams: Facts & Trivia
- Central School of Speech and Drama: Finty Williams graduate from Central School of Speech and Drama (Royal Central School of Speech & Drama) in 1994, a training institute for young actors, Finty's mom Judi Dench was alumni of the institution. Other prominent alumni are- Laurence Olivier, Vanessa Redgrave, Harold Pinter, Kit Harington.
- Movies with her mother: She has appeared in numerous movies with her mother Judi Dench such as-
- The Torch(1992)
- Mrs Brown(1997)
- Angelina Ballerina(2001)
- Angelina Ballerina: The Show Must Go On(2002)
- Ladies in Lavender(2004)
- Angelina Ballerina: Angelina's Princess Dance(2005)
- Angelina Ballerina: Angelina Sets Sail(2006)
- Angelina Ballerina: The Silver Locket(2007)
- She has acted in the theater drama 'Party Piece' with the Irish actor Richard Harris. Her other works include- The Chiltern Hundreds,
- I've Got Your Number: She narrated the audiobook version of the Novel I've Got Your Number (2012) by Sophie Kinsella.
- When Finty was pregnant with her son Sam Williams she did not tell her mother about pregnancy until last days of pregnancy.
- Her parents were co-stars in the theater play 'The Duchess of Malfi', they got married on the same year.
- She is the only child of her parents, her parents tried to adopt another baby, but were unsuccessful.
- She loves pets, she has dogs, cats, goldfish, ducks, moorhens, hamster at home.
- Her favorite pubs: The Bell, The Castle, Rock & Rose
- She likes to go to Richmond Park for walk or cycling
- Her twitter bio reads- "Diminutive actress with a big laugh"
Finty Williams: Quotes
- Just sometimes a hug can make everything better
- I love LA. All the shops are playing songs about snow and being cold, and then you walk outside and everyone is in shorts.
- Hope you do something today that makes you really happy
- Let’s all be really kind to everyone we meet today.
- We must not fight negativity with fear.
- She supported Remain for Brexit
Finty Williams: Career
- Doc Martin(2015): She portrayed the role of Debbie Sparrock in the Comedy Drama Series , cast includes Martin Clunes, Ian McNeice, Caroline Catz
- Cranford(2007): Finty played Clara Smith in this Drama Series produced by BBC featuring Imelda Staunton, Julia McKenzie, Judi Dench in the cast.
- Born and Bred(2004): Finty appeared as Peggy Kendall in this Series produced by BBC with stars- Jenna Russell, Maggie Steed, Clive Swift in the lead.
- Angelina Ballerina(2001): Finty vocied Angelina Mouseling in the Family Series produced by Barbara Slade starring Jo Wyatt, Finty Williams, Judi Dench in the lead.
- Tales from the Crypt(1996): She portrayed Lucy in the Fantasy Comedy Series , cast included John Kassir, Miguel Ferrer, Roy Brocksmith.
- Wives and Daughters(1999): Finty Williams portrayed the character of Miss Danby in the Drama, cast includes Bill Paterson, Francesca Annis, Justine Waddell
- The Torch(1992): Finty Williams was Cal in the Family Drama created by Children's Film and Television Foundation, Missing Piece, The cast included Altay Lawrence, Judi Dench, Graham McGrath .
- We Can Be Heroes(2017): She acted as Aunty Karen in the movie directed & created by Claire Downes starring Harry Kirton, Phil Davis, Alison Steadman in the main roles.
- The Vote(2015): She portrayed Lola Parkes in this Drama directed by Josie Rourke, Tony Grech-Smith with Madalena Alberto, Fisayo Akinade, Jade Anouka in the lead.
- Macbeth(2014): She played Lady Macduff in this Drama movie directed by Eve Best , it stars Moyo Akandé, Bette Bourne, Geoffrey Aymer in the cast.
- Delicious(2013): Finty played Sully in the Romantic Drama movie directed by Tammy Riley-Smith with stars- Adrian Scarborough, Nicholas Rowe, Louise Brealey playing important roles.
- Run for Your Wife(2012): She played in the Comedy directed by Ray Cooney, John Luton , it has Denise Van Outen, Danny Dyer, Sarah Harding in the lead cast.
- The Good Night(2007): She played an Assistant in this Comedy Drama movie directed by Jake Paltrow , cast includes Gwyneth Paltrow, Penélope Cruz, Martin Freeman
- Angelina Ballerina: Angelina Sets Sail(2006): She gave voice to Angelina Mouseling in the movie directed by Ginger Gibbons
- Ladies in Lavender(2004): She portrayed Pretty Local Girl in the Drama directed by Charles Dance featuring Judi Dench, Daniel Brühl, Maggie Smith in the cast.
- The Importance of Being Earnest(2002): She played the character of Young Lady Bracknell in the Comedy Drama movie directed by Oliver Parker starring Colin Firth, Rupert Everett, Frances O'Connor in the lead.
- Angelina Ballerina: The Show Must Go On(2002): She voiced Angelina Mouseling, Mrs. Harriet Hodgepodge in the family animation movie directed by Kitty Taylor.
- Gosford Park(2001): She portrayed the role of Janet in the Mystery Drama movie directed by Robert Altman with actors- Michael Gambon, Ryan Phillippe, Maggie Smith playing the lead characters.
- Mrs Brown(1997): She played the role- Princess Helena in this Historical Drama directed by John Madden with the cast of Billy Connolly, Judi Dench, Geoffrey Palmer
- The Secret Rapture(1993): She portrayed the role- Greta in the Thriller movie directed by Howard Davies starring Penelope Wilton, Juliet Stevenson, Joanne Whalley in the main roles.
- The Mystery of Edwin Drood(1993): Finty played Rosa in this Mystery Drama directed by Timothy Forder with Michelle Evans, Gareth Arnold, Gemma Craven in the lead.
- AIR Theatre(2017): She appeared in the Documentary directed by Kevin Mallory
- Waiting in Rhyme(2009)
Finty Williams: Photos, Pictures