Dame Eileen June Atkins, is an English actress and occasional screenwriter. She has worked in the theatre, film, and television consistently since 1953. In 2008, she won the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actress and the Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie for Cranford. She is also a three-time Olivier Award winner, winning Best Supporting Performance in 1988 and Best Actress for The Unexpected Man (1999) and Honour (2004). She was appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in 1990 and Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE) in 2001.
Eileen June Atkins
Saturday, 16 June 1934
|2011||Emmy||Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or Movie||Nominated|
|2009||Golden Globe||Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television||Nominated|
|2008||Emmy||Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie||Won|