Clare Higgins Biography

Birthday: 1955-11-10
Place of Birth: Bradford, Yorkshire
Height: 5' 4" (1.63 m) Mini Biography Afte
Wiki Biography: After three years of drama school, she headed to Manchester and the Royal Exchange Theater. There, among her other credits, she had leading roles in the plays "The Deep Man", "Measure For Measure" and "A Streetcar Named Desire", in which she played "Stella". At the same time, she was busily carving a niche for herself in numerous BBC television plays, including "Cover Her Face" (1985), "Pride and Prejudice" (1980), "Unity", "Hideaway" (1986), "Byron" and the ten-part "The Citadel" (1983). She was also a featured regular on the English comedy series Up Line (1987) (TV). In 1984, she made her feature film debut in Horton Foote's Nineteen Nineteen (1985). IMDb Mini Biography By: anonymous Mini Biography Clare Higgins was born the second of five children to parents who were both teachers and nursed acting ambitions from childhood. However she was sent to a convent school from which she was expelled, and she ran away from home at age 17. At 19 she gave birth to a son whom she gave up for adoption, but was pleased to be reunited with him in 1995. At 23 she actually fulfilled her childhood ambition of acting, graduating from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts and throughout the 1990s and 2000s consolidated her reputation as a dynamic stage actress, both in London and on Broadway, winning three Olivier awards. In the mid-1990s she also trained, successfully, to become a massage therapist and a psychotherapist.

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TV Title Appeared As Year Genre
Mitch Jo 1984 - 1984
After The War 1989 Drama
How To Rock 2012 Comedy
Parades End Lady Claudine 2012 Action
Movies Title Appeared As Year Genre
Nineteen Nineteen Young Sophie 1986 Drama
Hellraiser Julia 1987 Horror, Thriller
Hellbound: Hellraiser II Julia Cotton 1988 Horror, Thriller
The Fruit Machine 1989 Drama
Bad Behaviour Jessica Kennedy 1993 Comedy, Drama
Fatherland 1994 Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Thin Ice Fiona 1995 Comedy, Romance, Sport
Small Faces 1996 Drama
B. Monkey Ms. Cherry 1999 Crime, Drama, Romance
Bigger Than the Sky 2005
Spring 1941 Clara Planck 2007 0, Biography
National Theatre Live: All's Well That Ends Well Countess of Rosillion 2009 Comedy
National Theatre Live: Hamlet Gertrude 2010
A Fantastic Fear of Everything Clair De Grunwald 2012 Comedy
I Give It a Year Elaine 2013 0
Heretiks Reverend Mother 2016 Horror