Lesley Sharp

Born: 1964, Manchester, Lancs.

Highlighted works

  • The Full Monty

    The Full Monty

    Six unemployed Sheffield men turn to professional stripping in this modest British comedy which became a surprise international hit.

  • Rita, Sue and Bob Too

    Alan Clarke’s comedy about two school girls who start a dalliance with a married man.

  • Vera Drake

    Vera Drake

    Mike Leigh’s second period drama, an understated, immensely nuanced portrait of kind-hearted Vera (Imelda Staunton) who performs illegal abortions for desperate women in 1950s London.

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