Judy Catherine Claire Parfitt is an English theatre, film and television actress. She made her film debut in a minor supporting part in Information Received, followed by supporting role in the BBC television serial David Copperfield. She also appeared as Queen Gertrude in Tony Richardson's 1969 film adaptation of Hamlet. Later credits include as Vera Donovan in the Stephen King film adaptation of Dolores Claiborne, and in Girl with a Pearl Earring, the latter for which she earned a BAFTA nomination for Best Supporting Actress. Beginning in 2012, Parfitt has starred on the drama series Call the Midwife as Sister Monica Joan.
|Born:||Judy Catherine Claire Parfitt, November 07, 1935, Sheffield, England, United Kingdom|
|Alma mater:||Royal Academy of Dramatic Art|
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About Judy Parfitt
She was nominated for a BAFTA Award for her work in the television serial, The Jewel in the Crown, in 1984.
She was raised in Sheffield and went to Notre Dame High School for Girls before studying acting at Royal Academy of Dramatic Art.
She appeared in Call The Midwife, Dolores Claiborne, and Ever After.
She was married to actor Tony Steedman from 1966 until his death in 2001, and they had one son together.
She appeared in the 2008 television miniseries Little Dorrit with Sue Johnston.
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