Played the malevolent Evelyn Poole on "Penny Dreadful"
Supporting turn as an MP in the James Bond film "Skyfall"
First of three performances as Narcissa Malfoy in "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix"
First of two turns as Cherie Blair in "The Queen"
Played the title role in a 2000 UK TV adaptation of "Anna Karenina"
Breakout role as an unwed mother in "Streetlife"
First feature film appearance as a prostitute in "Interview with the Vampire: The Vampire Chronicles"
Television debut on "Full Stretch"
With Michael Sheen, founded the writing production company Foundry in 1994. She and Sheen would play Tony and Cherie Blair in "The Queen" and "The Special Relationship."
The Queenswood School named an acting studio after her in 2006.