Michelle Fairley

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Ballycastle, Northern Ireland
  • Profession: Actor
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Michelle Fairley Fast Facts:
  • Parents operated a tavern in Coleraine, Northern Ireland.
  • Got her start in drama with the Ulster Youth Theatre.
  • Made London stage debut in 1986.
  • Played the killer in the Inspector Morse puzzler The Way Through the Woods, which aired on PBS's Mystery! in 1997.
  • Made Broadway debut in The Weir in 1999.
  • Earned a 2008 supporting-actress nomination for an Olivier (the British equivalent of the Tony Awards) for her role as Emilia in Othello.
  • Played Hermione Granger's mother in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows (Parts 1 and 2).
  • Michelle Fairley Relationships:
  • Brian Fairley - Father
  • Teresa Fairley - Mother
  • Michelle Fairley Awards:
  • 2014 Irish Film & Television Awards: Best Actress in a Supporting Role in Television - Winner
  • 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 2012 Irish Film & Television Awards: Best Actress in a Lead Role in Television - Nominee
  • 2011 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series - Nominee

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