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Polly Walker Biography

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Polly Walker's facts

Date of Birth 1966-05-19
Nationality British
Profession Actress
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Married to Laurence Penry-Jones
Education Graduation
Education at Ballet Rambert School
Place of Birth Warrington, Lancashire

Polly Walker is an enthusiastic actress from England who started off his career in the year 1989. She was born on the 19th of May in the year 1966. Walker was born in Warrington which is situated in the state of Lancashire in England. During her childhood she went to Padgate Church of England primary school which was situated in Warrington and later attended the Silverdale Preparatory School which was in West Acton, London. And later at the age of 16 she completed her graduation from the Ballet rambert School which was in Twickenham. At that time she had the ambition to become a dancer and carry on her career. After she got a leg injury when she was 18 she then had the want to become an actress. In order to pursue her career as an actress. Later then she moved in London where she entered in the Drama Centre which was situated in London and was the association of Royal Shakespeare Company. She did some cameo before she had graduated in some of the television shows.

She had her official debut in the television series of Lorna Doone befor she had done her appearance in Shogun Mayeda which was telecasted in the year 1991. Then in the same year she got to feature in Les Equilibristes. After the role she got an opportunity to work with Mike Newell. She worked with him for the project of Enchanted April. Walker played the role of an aristrocat where she is admired by many males and wants to get off from the gained attention. She did her great performance in the movie. She was widely known when she got to do a movie by Philip Noyce which was titled Patriot Games. She had a role of the member of Irish terrorist group. Then in the year of 2003 she again featured in the television series where she got to do the drama series of BBC network which was titled State of Play.

After that featuring act she again did her role in the HBO and the BBC series called Rome where she did the character of Atia of the Julii. She played the role from the year 2005 to 2007. The role she played in the series got him to be nominated for the Best Performance by an Actress In A Television Series and Drama. The nomination had been done in the year 2005. Some other roles by Polly has been as the sinister Catherine Braithwaite which she played in Deus Ex Machina. The television show had been the two episode show of the BBC television network. She also featured in Walking the Dead which got telecasted in the year 2007 during the month of July. Then again on the month of July in the year of 2007, Polly did the role of Lady Bess Sedgwick for the ITV show, Marple: At Bertram’s Hotel. Her another appearance had been in the television series of Cane which is aired on the CBS channel and was premiered on the 25th of September in the year 2007. Her latest act has been in the Prisoners Wife.

Polly Walker has got two children from her previous relationships. She had been engaged in two relationships before. The children are named Giorgio who was born in 1993 and Delilah who was born in the year 2000. Walker currently resides in United States and on the date of October 23rd, 2008 she tied the knot with Laurence Penry-Jones. Jones is also a former actor who is mainly known for the role of Dr. Oliver Berg which he portrays in the series of Doctor. He is the brother of the famous Rupert Penry- Jones.