Eve Best

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  • Birth Name: Emily Best
  • Birth Place: Ladbroke Grove, London, England
  • Profession: Actor
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Fast Facts

  • Performed on stage with the W11 Opera company as a 9-year-old, and then returned to direct a number of productions in her early 20s.
  • Was originally rejected by London's Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, but reapplied and was eventually accepted.
  • Adopted her grandmother's name, Eve, as her stage name because there was already an Emily Best registered with the British Actors' Equity Association.
  • Voiced the title character in an audiobook version of Shakespeare's The Rape of Lucrece.

Awards

  • 2008, Tony — Actress (Play): Nominee
  • 2007, Tony — Actress (Play): Nominee
  • 2012, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series: Nominee

Relationships

  • Susanna Best — Mother

College

  • University of Oxford, Lincoln College, Oxford, England

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  • Birth Name: Emily Best
  • Birth Place: Ladbroke Grove, London, England
  • Profession: Actor