Victoria Tennant

BirthDay:

30 Sep 1950

BirthPlace:

London, England, UK

Bio:

Victoria Tennant trained for eight years at the Elmhurst Ballet School and for two years at the Central School for Speech and Drama in London. In her first film, she starred in the title role of The Ragman's Daughter (1972), written by Alan Sillitoe and directed by Harold Becker. Extensive television work began with Emmy and Golden Globe nominations for the fifteen hour miniseries, The Winds of War (1983). For the thirty-hour miniseries War and Remembrance (1988), she received her second Emmy nomination.

She also wrote and co-produced the film Edie & Pen (1996) for HBO and produced Sister Mary Explains It All (2001) for Showtime with her producing partner and husband, Kirk Stambler.

Ms. Tennant's work in the theatre includes the Santa Barbara Theatre Company's production of "Doubt" by John Patrick Shanley, for which she won the Santa Barbara Independent's Indie award, The Vagina Monologues at the Canon Theatre and the Napa Valley Opera House, The Misalliance at LA Theatreworks, Love Letters at Steppenwolf in Chicago, Getting Married at Circle-in-the-Square on Broadway, and The Taming of the Shrew at the Westport Playhouse.
Filmography

Actor ( 45 credits )

The List (2016) Barbara
Louder Than Words (2013) Lydia Thorsby
Cold Turkey (2013) Elizabeth Utley
Special Collector's Edition (2010)  Helden von Tiebolt (uncredited) (1 episode, 2011)
Irene in Time (2009) Eleanor Jensen
The Beast (2009)  Susan Redman (1 episode, 2009)
The Awakening of Spring (2008) Mrs. Woodman
Monk (2002)  Ms. Benson (1 episode, 2008)
Scrubs (2001)  Maggie Kent (1 episode, 2007)
The Chris Isaak Show (2001)  Irene (1 episode, 2001)
We Married Margo (2000) Herself
Providence (1999)  Dr. Toynton (1 episode, 1999)
Legend of the Mummy (1998) Mary
Edie & Pen (1996) Blonde With Dog
JAG (1995)  Marta Sperling (1 episode, 2004)
Diagnosis Murder (1993)  Victoria Larkin (1 episode, 1997)
Snowy River: The McGregor Saga (1993)  Anita Hargraves (5 episodes, 1994)
Intimate Portrait (1993)  Herself (1 episode, 1999)
The Plague (1992) Alicia Rieux
L.A. Story (1991) Sara McDowel
Whispers (1990) Hilary
The Handmaid's Tale (1990) Aunt Lydia
Zugzwang (1989) Alice Gordon
Act of Will (1989)  Audra (1 episode, 1989)
Tattingers (1988)  Elaine (1 episode, 1988)
Flowers in the Attic (1987) Mother
Best Seller (1987) Roberta Gillian
Biography (1987)  Herself (1 episode, 2006)
CBS This Morning (1987)  Herself (1 episode, 1990)
The Holcroft Covenant (1985) Helden von Tiebolt / Helden Tennyson
The Twilight Zone (1985)  Valentina (segment "Red Snow") (1 episode, 1986)
Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1985)  Bride (1 episode, 1986)
Larry King Live (1985)  Herself (1 episode, 1990)
George Burns Comedy Week (1985) (1 episode, 1985)
All of Me (1984) Terry Hoskins
Showbiz Today (1984)  Herself (1 episode, 1990)
Strangers Kiss (1983) Carol Redding / Betty
Ich bin dein Killer (1982) Annette Dorberg
Sphinx (1981) Lady Carnarvon
Horror Planet (1981) Barbra
The Dogs of War (1980) Dinner Party Guest
Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson (1980)  Helen Stoner (1 episode, 1979)
Tales of the Unexpected (1979)  Bernice (1 episode, 1982)
The Ragman's Daughter (1972) Doris Randall
This Is Your Life (1969)  Herself (1 episode, 1990)

Producer ( 1 credit )

Edie & Pen (1996) producer

Writer ( 1 credit )

Edie & Pen (1996) (written by)