Jessica Hynes

As an adept actress and writer, Jessica Hynes has worked in film, television, and theatre. At the age of 15, Hynes was accepted into the National Youth Theatre, where she made her first stage appearance, in Lionel ... Read more »
Born: 11/15/1972

Filmography

Actor (27)

Bridget Jones's Baby 2016 (Movie)

Magda (Actor)

Cider With Rosie 2015 - 2016 (TV Show)

Actor

Swallows and Amazons 2016 (Movie)

Mrs. Jackson (Actor)

Pudsey: The Movie 2014 (Movie)

Gail (Actor)

Twenty Twelve 2011 - 2012 (TV Show)

Actor

Burke and Hare 2011 (Movie)

Lucky (Actor)

The Hour 2011 (Tv Show)

Actor

Doctor Who 2009 (Tv Show)

Actor

Faintheart 2008 (Movie)

Cath (Actor)

Son of Rambow 2008 (Movie)

Mary Proudfoot (Actor)

Doctor Who 2007 (Tv Show)

Actor

Four Last Songs 2007 (Movie)

Miranda (Actor)

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix 2007 (Movie)

Mafalda Hopkirk (Actor)

Magicians 2007 (Movie)

Linda (Actor)

Confetti 2006 (Movie)

Sam Whitson (Actor)

Miss Marple, Series II: The Moving Finger 2005 - 2006 (TV Show)

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Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason 2004 (Movie)

Magda (Actor)

Shaun of the Dead 2004 (Movie)

Yvonne (Actor)

Tomorrow La Scala! 2002 (Movie)

Victoria (Actor)

Born Romantic 2001 (Movie)

Libby (Actor)

Spaced 1999 - 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Killings at Badger's Drift 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

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The Royle Family (BBC) 1998 (TV Show)

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Swing Kids 1993 (Movie)

Helga (Actor)

The Baby of Macon 1993 (Movie)

1st Midwife (Actor)

Hooten and the Lady (Tv Show)

Actor

Pinochet's Last Stand (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

As an adept actress and writer, Jessica Hynes has worked in film, television, and theatre. At the age of 15, Hynes was accepted into the National Youth Theatre, where she made her first stage appearance, in Lionel Bart's "Blitz." Hynes and her costar, Katy Carmichael, with whom she'd later team up for "Spaced," performed together as comedy duo "The Liz Hurleys." In 1996, Hynes appeared in the television drama "Staying Alive" and a number of sketch shows with a brief shelf life, including "Asylum." Although it may have had a short run, it was "Asylum" that brought the notable "Spaced" cast together for the first time: Hynes, Edgar Wright, and Simon Pegg. In 1999, Hynes co-wrote and starred in "Spaced," the project for which she is most recognized and acknowledged. She would later rejoin "Spaced" friends and co-stars Pegg and Wright for the zombie comedy "Shaun of the Dead." Hynes also appears in the films "Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason" and "Magicians," with David Mitchell and Robert Webb, and has a voice credit in "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix." Going back to her theatrical roots, Hynes earned a Tony nomination for her Broadway debut, in 2009's "The Norman Conquests." Subsequently, she was featured in the ensemble comedy series "Twenty Twelve," which focuses on the preparations for the 2012 Olympics in London.

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