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Birthday: Jun 25, 1981
Place of Birth: Epworth, North Lincolnshire, England, UK

Sheridan Smith

Sheridan Smith, OBE (born 25 June 1981) is an English actress, singer and dancer. Smith came to prominence on television for her roles in comedy shows Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps, Love Soup, Gavin & Stacey, Grownups and Benidorm before starring in television dramas like Mrs Biggs, for which she won the BAFTA TV Award for Best Actress for playing Ronnie Biggs' wife, The 7.39 and Cilla, where she played Cilla Black. Her film credits include Tower Block, Quartet, Powder Room and The Harry Hill Movie. Smith made her West End debut in a National Youth Music Theatre production of Bugsy Malone and has performed in musicals Into the Woods, Little Shop of Horrors and Legally Blonde. She won two Laurence Olivier Awards in consecutive years, for Best Actress in a Musical as Elle Woods in Legally Blonde in 2011 and Best Performance in a Supporting Role as Doris in a revival of the play Flare Path in 2012. Smith was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2015 New Year Honours for services to drama.

Filmography
Movie Cast Year
Hysteria Molly the Lolly 2012
Quartet Dr. Lucy Cogan 2013
Tower Block Becky 2012
Panto! Tamsin Taylor 2012
The Scapegoat Nina 2012
Powder Room Sam 2013
The Harry Hill Movie Michelle 2013
Jonathan Creek: The Grinning Man 2009
The Huntsman: Winter's War Mrs. Bromwyn 2016
The C-Word Lisa Lynch 2015
How to Stop Being a Loser Lisa 2011
Sex Actually 2005
Mrs Biggs Charmian Biggs 2012
Mr. Stink Mom 2012
Blood Strangers Jas Dyson / Claire 2002
Birds Like Us Gavra (voice) 2017
The More You Ignore Me Gina 2018
Sheridan Herself 2017
Ratburger Sheila 2017
Jonathan Creek: The Judas Tree Joey Ross 2010
Jonathan Creek: The Clue of the Savant's Thumb Joey Ross 2013
Sheridan Smith - Coming Home Herself 2018
Series Cast Year
The One Show 2006
The Royal Francesca Smith 2003
Love Soup Cleo Martin 2005
Eyes Down Sandy Beech 2003
Fat Friends Sharon Wormersley 2000
The Royle Family Emma Kavanag 1998
Lark Rise to Candleford Cinderella Doe 2008
Benidorm Brandy 2007
Dark Ages Matilda 1999
Mrs Biggs Charmian Biggs 2012
Dates Jenny 2013
The Comic Strip Presents 1982
Two Pints of Lager and a Packet of Crisps Janet 2001
Where the Heart Is Vicky 1997
Grownups Michelle 2006
Tonight's the Night 2009
The 7.39 Sally Thorn 2014
Black Work Jo Gillespie 2015
Cilla Cilla Black 2014
Inside No. 9 Christine 2014
Gavin & Stacey Rudi 2007
Lark Rise to Candleford 2008
Mile High 2003
The Royal 2003
Galavant Princess Jubilee 2015
Walliams & Friend Various 2016
The Moorside Julie Bushby 2017
An Audience with... Herself 1978
The Widower 2014
Doctors Claire 2000