• Judi  Dench

    Judi Dench

    Born on December 9th, 1934

    From York, North Yorkshire, England

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Philomena

In 1952, Irish teenager Philomena (Judi Dench) became pregnant out of wedlock and was sent to a convent. When her baby, Anthony, was a toddler, the nuns took Philomena's child away from her and put him up for adoption in the United States. For the next 50 years, she searched tirelessly for her son. When former BBC correspondent Martin Sixsmith (Steve Coogan) learns of the story, he becomes her ally. They travel together to America to find Anthony and become unexpectedly close in the process.

Golden Globe (2014)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Drama
British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2014)
Nominated
Leading Actress
Screen Actors Guild Awards (2014)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Leading Role
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

Some British retirees (Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy) decide to outsource their retirement to exotic -- and less expensive -- India. Lured by advertisements for the newly restored Marigold Hotel and imagining a life of leisure in lush surroundings, they arrive and find that the Marigold is actually a shell of its former self. Though their new home is not quite what they had imagined, the retirees find that life and love can begin again when they let go of their pasts.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2013)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Golden Globe (2013)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
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Skyfall

When James Bond's (Daniel Craig) latest assignment goes terribly wrong, it leads to a calamitous turn of events: Undercover agents around the world are exposed, and MI6 is attacked, forcing M (Judi Dench) to relocate the agency. With MI6 now compromised inside and out, M turns to the one man she can trust: Bond. Aided only by a field agent (Naomie Harris), Bond takes to the shadows and follows a trail to Silva (Javier Bardem), a man from M's past who wants to settle an old score.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2013)
Nominated
Supporting Actress