Fiona Gillies

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Fiona Gillies
Joking Apart Comms 1.jpg
Steven Moffat, Gillies and Robert Bathurst recording a DVD commentary for Joking Apart
Spouse(s) Michael Müller

Fiona Gillies is a British actress who has appeared on television and the stage.

She first appeared in the 1988 version of The Hound of the Baskervilles as Beryl Stapleton. A year later she appeared in the mini-series Mother Love.

Her first major television role was perhaps Steven Moffat's sitcom Joking Apart, where she played Becky.[1] She has also appeared as Clare Shearer in Peak Practice, as Philippa Kinross in Casualty and The Jury. She played Lady Florence Craye in the third series of Jeeves and Wooster.

She has had many guest roles, including appearances in Powers, A Bit of Fry & Laurie and Coronation Street.

She has also performed for the RSC in A Midsummer Night's Dream, Beaux Strategem, The Comedy of Errors and Hamlet.

In 2011 she co-produced the feature film City Slacker, written by her husband, Michael Müller.[2][3] In the film, Gillies plays Amanda, a high-powered businesswoman who suddenly needs to conceive a baby when her frozen eggs are destroyed.[4]

Gillies is producing The Beat Beneath My Feet, about a former rock God, played by Luke Perry, who is discovered living in a flat in South London. Production is scheduled to start in September 2013.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Evans, Jeff (1995). The Guinness Television Encyclopedia. Guinness. p. 284. ISBN 0-85112-744-4. 
  2. ^ "City Slacker (2012)". IMDb Pro. 1 October 2010. Retrieved on 5 November 2010.
  3. ^ "News". City Slacker website. Retrieved on 5 November 2010.
  4. ^ a b Stephenson, John-Paul (13 September 2013). "Interview: Fiona Gillies talks about City Slacker". Giggle Beats. Retrieved 13 September 2013. 

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