|Born||1962 (age 54–55)
|Spouse||Mark Knopfler (m. 1997; 2 children)|
Kitty Aldridge (born 1962) is a British actress and writer.
Life and career
Aldridge was born in Bahrain. After training as an actress at the Drama Centre London, Aldridge worked in film, theatre and television as an actress. Her first novel, Pop, published by Cape (Vintage) in 2001, was longlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction 2002 and shortlisted for the Pendleton May First Novel Award 2002. Her second novel, Cryers Hill, was published by Cape (Vintage) on 1 March 2007.
Her third novel, A Trick I Learned from Dead Men, was published by Cape (Vintage) in 2012. It was longlisted for the 2013 Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction and The Guardian newspaper's Not The Booker Prize 2012.
- Divorcing Jack, 1998 – Agnes Brinn
- Cadfael, 1997 – episode The Rose Rent, Judith Perle
- The Ice House, 1997 – Anne Cattrell
- To Play the King, 1993 – Sarah Harding
- Heartbeat, 1993 – episode Baby Blues, Sarah Collins
- Downtown Lagos, 1992 – TV mini-series, Alice Hughes
- The World of Eddie Weary, 1990 – Barbara Daniels
- A Little Piece of Sunshine, 1990 (TV)
- The Paradise Club, 1989 – DI Rosie Campbell
- Slipstream, 1989 – Belitski
- Tyger, Tyger Burning Bright, 1989
- American Roulette, 1988 – Kate Webber
- Maurice, 1987 – Kitty Hall
- Porterhouse Blue, 1987 – Serena
- An African Dream, 1987 – Katherine Hastings
- A Room with a View, 1985 – New Lucy
- Marie, 1985 – Anne Woods
- Pop, Cape (Vintage); (2001) ISBN 0099428326
- Cryers Hill, Cape (Vintage); (1 March 2007) ISBN 0099506181
- Arrivederci Les; (2011)
- A Trick I Learned from Dead Men, Cape (Vintage); (5 July 2012) ISBN 0224096435
- Bridport Short Story Prize 2011
- Vintage Books, UK
- Aitken Alexander Associates Ltd – Literary Agency London, UK
- Orange Prize for Fiction announces 2002 longlist, PR Newswire UK
- Vintage Books, UK
- The Bridport Prize
- Random House Group, UK
- "Longlist". Bailey's Women's Prize for Fiction.
- Jordison, Sam (3 August 2012). "Not the Booker prize 2012: vote for the shortlist". The Guardian.
- Wright, M. (1997) The Mirror, London, England. Available from: MARK TIES THE KNOT-FLER AGAIN; TV Kitty is wife No 3 in paradise wedding.(Features) Retrieved on 15 May 2007.
- Jewish Showbiz News