Polly Walker

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Biography

  • Birth Place: Warrington, Cheshire, England
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 05/19/1966, Taurus
  • Profession: Actor
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Polly Walker Fast Facts:
  • Enrolled in Bush Davies Ballet School at the age of 10.
  • Was a professional dancer, but took up acting after suffering a severe leg injury.
  • Toured with the Royal Shakespeare Company.
  • In 1990, landed the lead role in the British TV series Lorna Doone.
  • At age 23, took on her breakthrough film role as a member of an Irish terrorist group in Harrison Ford's political thriller Patriot Games (1992).
  • Had recurring roles on a number of series, including BBC's State of Play and Prisoners' Wives, CBS's Cane, HBO's Rome and SyFy's Caprica.
  • Polly Walker Relationships:
  • Emma - Sister
  • Adam Coleman Howard - Ex-significant Other
  • Georgiana Walker - Mother
  • Hannah - Sister
  • Laurence Penry-Jones - Husband
  • Arthur Walker - Father
  • Daniel Walker - Brother
  • Giorgio - Son
  • Delilah - Daughter
  • Polly Walker Awards:
  • 2006 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actress in a Television Series - Drama - Nominee
  • 2002 Genie Awards: Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • College:
  • Drama Centre, London, England (1988)

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