Ruth Sheen

Born in January 1st, 1952

From London, England, UK

Ruth Sheen Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Ruth Sheen (born 1952) is an English actress. Born in London, Sheen began her career by training at the East 15 Acting School, and has appeared regularly on British television and in British films since 1988. On television, she had recurring roles as Nanny Simmons in Berkeley Square (1998), and as Nurse Ethel Carr in the series Bramwell (1995–1998).

She has also appeared as four different characters in six episodes of The Bill between 1989 and 2004. She has also appeared in five Mike Leigh films: in the female lead role of Shirley in High Hopes (1988); as Laughing Woman in Secrets & Lies (1996); as Maureen in All or Nothing (2002), as Lily in Vera Drake (2004) and as Gerri in Another Year (2010).

Her role in High Hopes won her the Best Actress award at the 1989 European Film Awards. In 2007, she played the role of Lyn, opposite Ben Whishaw's Steven, in the world premiere of Philip Ridley's stage play, Leaves of Glass at the Soho Theatre, London. She also plays the mother of Jim Sturgess's character, Jamie, in Philip Ridley's feature film, Heartless.

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Ruth Sheen Filmography

Cyrano Poster
February 25, 2022
A Street Cat Named Bob Poster
November 18, 2016
A Royal Night Out Poster
December 4, 2015
SuperBob Poster
October 16, 2015
Mr. Turner Poster
December 19, 2014
Welcome to the Punch Poster
March 27, 2013
Another Year Poster
December 29, 2010
Heartless Poster
November 21, 2009