Lyndsey Marshal (born 16 June 1978) is an English actress best known for her performance in The Hours, and as the recurring character Cleopatra on HBO's Rome, and as Lady Sarah Hill in BBC period drama Garrow's Law.
|Born||16 June 1978|
|Awards||Nominated: Best Supporting Actress|
2002 The Boston Marriage
Her first major part was in the play Fireface at the Royal Court Theatre, which she took just before graduation. In 2001 she won the Critics' Circle Theatre Award for Best Newcomer in 2001 for her performances in Redundant at the Royal Court Theatre and Boston Marriage at the Donmar Warehouse. In 2003, she won the TMA Theatre Award for Best Supporting Actress in A Midsummer Night's Dream. Since then she has performed leading roles in fourteen theatre productions, most recently alongside James McAvoy in the 2009 West End production Three Days of Rain. In 2011 she appeared in Greenland at the National Theatre.
Marshal starred as Cleopatra in HBO's Rome. Since 2009 she has played Lady Sarah Hill in the three series of the BBC One drama Garrow's Law and, with Julie Walters, in the BBC One Drama A Short Stay in Switzerland. She starred also in ITV's new series of Agatha Christie's Marple.
|2000||Peak Practice||Natalie Pearce||TV series (1 episode: "Masquerade")|
|2002||The Gathering Storm||Peggy||TV film|
|Midsomer Murders||Emma Tysoe||TV series (1 episode: "Ring Out Your Dead")|
|The Hours||Lottie Hope|
|2003||Sons & Lovers||Miriam Leivers||TV film|
|The Young Visiters||Ethel Monticue||TV film|
|2004||The Calcium Kid||Mags Livingston|
|2005||Stories of Lost Souls||Simon's Girlfriend||(segment: "Standing Room Only")|
|Born and Bred||Mary Pilling||TV series (1 episode: "Never Seek to Tell")|
|Agatha Christie's Poirot||Anne Meredith||TV series (1 episode: "Cards on the Table]")|
|Rome||Cleopatra||TV series (5 episodes: 2005–2007)|
|The Shadow in the North||Isabel Meredith||TV film|
|2008||Kiss of Death||George Austen||TV film|
|Marple: Murder is Easy||Amy Gibbs||TV film in Agatha Christie's Marple series|
|2009||A Short Stay in Switzerland||Jessica||TV film|
|10 Minute Tales||Gemma||TV series short (1 episode: "Ding Dong")|
|Garrow's Law||Lady Sarah Hill||TV series (8 episodes 2009–2011)|
|2010||Being Human||Lucy||TV series (8 episodes)|
|No Pressure||Schoolteacher||Short produced by climate change mitigation campaign 10:10|
|2012||Titanic||Mabel Watson||TV series (4 episodes)|
|The Cricklewood Greats||Florrie Fontaine||TV film|
|In the Dark Half||Kathy|
|Inside No. 9||Laura||Episode "The Understudy"|
|2014||That Day We Sang||Sal|
|2016||Trespass Against Us||Kelly Cutler|
|2016||Silent Witness||Sasha Blackburn||TV series (2 episodes: "Life Licence")|
|2017||The League of Gentlemen||Ellie||TV series (3 episodes)|
|2019||Agatha and the Curse of Ishtar||Agatha Christie||TV Movie|
|2000||Fireface||Olga||Royal Court Theatre||Dominic Cooke|
|2001–02||Boston Marriage||Catherine||Donmar Warehouse / West End||Phyllida Lloyd|
|Top Girls||Shona / Kit / Waitress||New Vic Theatre||Roxanna Silbert|
|2001–02||Redundant||Lucy||Royal Court Theatre||Dominic Cooke|
|2003||A Midsummer Night's Dream||Hermia||Bristol Old Vic||David Farr|
|Bright||Polly||Soho Theatre||Paul Jepson|
|2004||The Crucible||Mary Warren||Sheffield Crucible||Anna Mackmin|
|2004–05||Sleeping Beauty||Beauty||Young Vic / New Victory Theater NYC||Rufus Norris||lead role|
|2005||Blood Wedding||Wife||Almeida Theatre Co||Rufus Norris||lead role|
|2005–06||The Hypochondriac||Toinette||Almeida Theatre||Lindsay Posner|
|2007||A Matter of Life and Death||June||Olivier Theatre||Emma Rice|
|2007||Absurdia||Lucienne/ Uncle Ted||Donmar Warehouse||Douglas Hodge|
|2008||The Pride||Sylvia||Royal Court Theatre||Jamie Lloyd|
|2009||Three Days of Rain||Nan/Lida||Apollo Theatre||Lindsay Posner|
|2013||Othello||Emilia||Olivier Theatre||Nicholas Hytner|
|2015||Oresteia||Clytemnestra||HOME, Manchester||Blanche McIntyre|
|2018||The Wild Duck (by Robert Icke, after Ibsen)||Gina||Almeida Theatre||Robert Icke |
- 2001 Critics' Circle Theatre Award Best Newcomer (Redundant / The Boston Marriage)
- nomination 2002 Evening Standard Award Best Newcomer (Redundant / The Boston Marriage)
- nomination 2002 Olivier Award Best Supporting Actress (The Boston Marriage)
- 2003 TMA Theatre Award Best Supporting Actress (A Midsummer Night's Dream)
- nomination 2006 Ian Charleson Award (The Hypochondriac)
- 2016 1st International Film Festival & Awards – Macao Best Actress (Trespass Against Us)
- Kennedy, Hannah (13 December 2004), "20 Questions with ... Lyndsey Marshal", What's on Stage, archived from the original on 27 September 2007, retrieved 26 March 2007
- "20 Questions With... Lyndsey Marshal – Sleeping Beauty at Barbican Centre – London – Interviews – Whatsonstage.com". Archived from the original on 24 November 2012. Retrieved 15 November 2010.
- Lyndsey Marshal | Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama
- Barnett, Laura (26 January 2011). "Lyndsey Marshal: 'Clint? Such a sweet man'". The Guardian. Retrieved 27 January 2011.
- Hytner, Nicholas (15 February 2007), National Theatre Plans for 2007, archived from the original on 7 October 2007, retrieved 25 March 2007
- Coveney, Michael (24 April 2013). "Othello". The Stage. Retrieved 25 July 2013.
- Alfred Hickling (29 October 2015). "The Oresteia review – gripping Aeschylus in a hellish beach resort". The Guardian. Retrieved 24 December 2016.
- Tripney, Natasha (24 October 2018). "The Wild Duck review at Almeida Theatre, London". The Stage. Retrieved 23 November 2018.
- Daniel Beitler (14 December 2016). "IFFAM – Jury Announces Winners, Festival Closes". Macau Daily Times. Retrieved 24 December 2016.