Age: 69, born 17 February 1945
Country of origin: Ireland
In 1990 Brenda Fricker won an Academy Award (Best Supporting Actress) for her performance in My Left Foot, which was directed by Jim Sheridan. Other leading roles in film include Conspiracy of Silence, Innocence, War Bride, Resurrection Man, Painted Angels, A Time To Kill, Swann, Angels in the Outfield, Home Alone 2, Utz and The Field." Recent television in the U.S. and Canada includes roles in Torso, Cupid & Cate, Resurrection, Durango, Journey and A Woman of Independent Means.