|Born||Newcastle upon Tyne|
|Alma mater||Oxford University|
|Occupation||Actor and author|
|Parent(s)||Dr Robert Woof|
Emily Woof is an English actress and author, best known for film and TV roles including Nancy in Oliver Twist (1999 miniseries), The Full Monty, The Woodlanders, Velvet Goldmine, Wondrous Oblivion, Silent Cry and The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse.
Raised in Newcastle upon Tyne in the 70s and 80s, Woof went on to study at Oxford University. Her first stage work was a trilogy of one-man plays: Sex, Sex 2, and Sex 3. Sections of these plays were written to be performed on a trapeze, which Woof had trained to use in Bristol after completing her degree.
For theatre she has written the Sex, Sex II, Sex III, and Revolver. For radio, Pianoman, Baby Love, and Home to The Black Sea. She has written and directed two short films, Between The Wars, and Meeting Helen.
She has two children and lives in North London.
|1997||The Full Monty||Mandy||Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture|
|The Woodlanders||Grace Melbury|
|1999||This Year's Love||Alice|
|Passion||Karen Holten||Nominated – Australian Film Institute Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role|
|2002||Silent Cry||Rachel Stewart|
|2003||Wondrous Oblivion||Ruth Wiseman||Nominated – London Film Circle Award for British Supporting Actress of the Year|
|2004||School for Seduction||Kelly|
|2005||The League of Gentlemen's Apocalypse||Lindsay|
Inspector George Gently Tina Hall
- The Guardian - Emily Woof
- "Emily Woof on her life as a trapeze artist". Daily Mail (London). 2010-05-01. Retrieved 2010-09-08.
- "Faber & Faber : The Whole Wide Beauty [Emily Woof, 9780571253999]". Retrieved 2010-09-08.
- "One Minute With: Emily Woof - Features, Books - The Independent". London. 2010-04-02. Retrieved 2010-09-08.
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