Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Plays Lady Macbeth in Shakespeare's "Macbeth"
Co-starred with Anton Yelchin and Felicity Jones in the romantic drama "Like Crazy"
Guest starred on multi-episode arc on "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" (NBC)
Cast as Mrs. Bennett in ITV's acclaimed four-part production "Lost in Austen"
Joined the cast of the BBC's long-running series "Doctor Who"
Co-starred in the independent film "Sweet Land"
Played Nurse Ratched in the West End revival of "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest"
Co-starred with Clive Owen in "Croupier"; was initially not successful, but later became an art-house success
Joined cast of the hit NBC drama series "ER" as British surgeon Elizabeth Corday; reprised role for the final season in 2009
Co-starred in the HBO movie "Weapons of Mass Destruction"
Acted the title role of "Moll Flanders" (aired in the U.S. on PBS' "Masterpiece Theatre")
Portrayed Frances Partridge in "Carrington"
Played the title role in the film "Woman of the Wolf"
Made film debut in "The Cook, the Thief, His Wife & Her Lover"
Landed first professional role at age 15 as judo-trained bully on the successful British TV series "Grange Hill"
Made stage debut at age five, playing the Angel Gabriel in a Nativity Play
Joined the Royal Shakespeare Company after completing her studies at RADA