"Theater is the thing I love doing most" - Judi Dench
"My first love is the theatre" - Penelope Wilton
An old woman in a rocking chair listens to a disembodied voice (her own) that recounts her life and that of her mother’s. When the voice stops, she calls for more.
Penelope Wilton in ‘Rockaby’ by Samuel Beckett. Directed by Richard Eyre
Susannah Harker and Judi Dench in Coriolanus, Chichester Festival Theatre, 1992
Trailer for Downton Abbey season 5 (x)
"I couldn’t remember the last time I’d had bare legs. I was probably about twelve. And now 47 years later they were out in the air again." - Penelope Wilton in ‘Half Broken Things’
"Isn’t Penelope Wilton priceless? I love her!" - Amma Assante (director of ‘Belle’)