Judi Dench

Judi Dench

English actress (born 1934)
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Dame Judith Olivia Dench CH DBE FRSA (born 9 December 1934) is an English actress. Regarded as one of Britain's best actresses, she is noted for her versatile work in various films and television programmes encompassing several genres, as well as for her numerous roles on the stage. Dench has garnered various accolades throughout a career spanning over six decades, including an Academy Award, a Tony Award, two Golden Globe Awards, four British Academy Television Awards, six British Academy Film Awards and seven Olivier Awards.

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Judi Dench was born on Sunday, 9 December 1934 in Heworth, York, North Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK. Her full name at birth was Judith Olivia Dench. She is best known as an actress. Dench's country of citizenship (nationality) is British. Judi attended high school at The Mount School, York, North Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK. For university, she studied at London's Central School of Speech Training and Dramatic Art. Her religion is listed as Christian. She is 5' 1" (155 cm) tall and weighs 144 lbs (65 kg) with an average build. She has blue eyes and grey hair (color). Her net worth is reported to be $35,000,000 US dollars. Judi Dench is 89 years old and her zodiac star sign is Sagittarius.

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Full name at birth
Judith Olivia Dench
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Claim to fame
her roles as Queen Victoria in the 1997 drama film Mrs. Brown, Queen Elizabeth in the 1998 romantic period comedy-drama film Shakespeare in Love and the spymaster “M” in the 007 James Bond film franchise
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Date of birth
9 December 1934
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Place of birth
Heworth, York, North Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK
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Actress, Narrator, Singer, Voice Artist, Author
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PERSONAL DETAILS

Height
5' 1" (155 cm)
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Weight
144 lbs (65 kg)
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Distinctive feature
  • Short-cropped neck-length hair
  • Has ‘Carpe diem’ tattooed on her right wrist
  • Wears a gold-shaped locket
  • Has a prominent mole on her forehead
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Has ‘Carpe diem’ tattooed on her right wrist
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ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Residence
  • London, England, UK
  • Outwood, Surrey, England, UK
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Net worth
$35,000,000 USD
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High school
The Mount School, York, North Riding of Yorkshire, England, UK
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University
London's Central School of Speech Training and Dramatic Art
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Talent agency
  • Julian Belfrage & Associates (London)
  • Parseghian Planco Management (NYC)
  • Untitled Entertainment (LA)
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  • A section of the banks of the River Ouse in York was named ‘Dame Judi Dench Walk’ in her honor.
  • Judi is an animal lover and owns a racehorse named Smokey Oakey, a dog, 4 cats, and 2 guinea pigs.
  • In a 2004 opinion poll of the Royal Shakespeare Company, Judi’s performance as Lady Macbeth in 1976 was voted as the 2nd greatest Shakespearean performance of all time.
  • As of November 2019, she has received 7 Oscar nominations, which have come after crossing the age of 60. No other actor or actress has received more than 3 such Oscar nominations.
  • In February 2005, she was voted the “Best British Actress of All Time” in a Sky TV public poll.

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