Denise Black

Previously at Chichester Dimitra in Aristo (Minerva Theatre).

Theatre includes Ma Dimmock/Lady Cooper in The Shadow Factory (Nuffield Southampton); Lil in Kindertransport (Nottingham Playhouse); Mother in Machinal (Almeida); Rainey in The Cherry Orchard (UK Theatre Awards 2018 Best Performance in a Play) and title role in The Mistress (Sherman Theatre Cardiff); Dolly in Winter Hill (Octagon Theatre Bolton); Pack (Finborough Theatre); Mother Superior in Sister Act (UK tour); Linda in Calendar Girls (David Pugh); Sisters (Sheffield Crucible); Delia in Bedroom Farce (West Yorkshire Playhouse); Mary in The Long Road (Soho Theatre); Mrs Bryant in Roots (MEN Awards 2008 Best Supporting Actress), title roles in Yerma and Mrs Warren's Profession (Manchester Royal Exchange); Polina in The Seagull (Royal Court); Grumpy Old Women Live (Avalon); Martha in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (Liverpool Playhouse).

Television includes Informer, Coronation Street, Emmerdale, Benidorm, Cucumber, Queer as Folk, Midsomer Murders, Exile, Small Island, Robin Hood, Dalziel & Pascoe, Sensitive Skin, Doc Martin, Casualty, New Tricks, The Bill, No Angels, Born and Bred, To the Ends of the Earth, Hear the Silence, Serious and Organised, The Brief, Viva Las Blackpool, Waking the Dead, Daddy's Girl, Second Coming, Where the Heart Is, A Good Thief, Clocking Off, Inspector Lynley, Mersey Beat, How to Love in the 21st Century, Peak Practice, Sins, The Vice, Bad Girls, The Scarlet Pimpernel, Things You Do for Love, Dangerfield, Macbeth.

Radio includes Counter-Measures: Rise and Shine, Damaged Goods, Doctor Who.

Films include The Last Tree (to be released later this year), Joy Rider, Last Orders.