Hannah Taylor Gordon

Actor
By the time Hannah Taylor Gordon played "Anne Frank" in the acclaimed 2001 ABC miniseries she was already a veteran with a decade's worth of experience. Petite and wiry, she perfectly embodied the spirit of the young ... Read more »
Born: 03/06/1987 in London, England, GB

Filmography

Actor (11)

Secret Passage 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

The Ten Commandments (ABC) 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

Actor

Jakob the Liar 1999 (Movie)

Lina (Actor)

Mansfield Park 1999 (Movie)

Young Franny (Actor)

Four Weddings and A Funeral 1994 (Movie)

Young Bridesmaid (Actor)

Mary Shelley's Frankenstein 1994 (Movie)

Young Elizabeth (Actor)

The House of the Spirits 1994 (Movie)

Clara--as a child (Actor)

Don't Get Me Started 1992 (Movie)

Cricket (Actor)

Anne Frank (TV Show)

Actor

Buffalo Girls (TV Show)

Actor

Passion's Way (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

By the time Hannah Taylor Gordon played "Anne Frank" in the acclaimed 2001 ABC miniseries she was already a veteran with a decade's worth of experience. Petite and wiry, she perfectly embodied the spirit of the young diarist and crafted a heartbreaking turn that won critical praise and brought the teenager a well-deserved Emmy nomination.

Relationships

Claire Gordon

Mother

Andrew Gordon

Father

Alec Gordon

Brother
born c. 1993

Felix Gordon

Brother
born c. October 2000

Leo Gordon

Brother
born c. 1996

Talya Gordon

Sister
born c. 1990

EDUCATION

attended boarding schools in England

Milestones

2001

Delivered an outstanding turn as the title character in the ABC miniseries "Anne Frank"; earned an Emmy nomination

1999

Co-starred with Robin Williams in the Holocaust drama "Jakob the Liar"

1999

Portrayed the heroine Fanny as a child (played by Frances O'Connor as an adult) in "Mansfield Park", helmed by Patricia Rozema

1995

American TV debut in the CBS miniseries "Buffalo Girls"

1994

Cast as the youthful version of Helena Bonham Carter's character in "Mary Shelley's Frankenstein", directed by Kenneth Branagh

1994

Appeared as a bridesmaid in the second wedding of "Four Weddings and a Funeral"

1993

Feature debut as the child Blanca (played as an adult by Winona Ryder) in "The House of the Spirits"

1991

TV acting debut in an episode of the popular British TV series "Casualty"

1991

At age four, answered a casting call for brunette actresses; although the production was looking for 10-year-olds, director was impressed and referred her to an agent

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