Michelle Fairley

Active - 1987 - 2015  |   Born - Jan 17, 1964 in Ballycastle, Northern Ireland  |   Genres - Thriller, Drama, Comedy, Crime

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  • Parents operated a tavern in Coleraine, Northern Ireland.
  • Got her start in drama with the Ulster Youth Theatre.
  • Made London stage debut in 1986.
  • Played the killer in the Inspector Morse puzzler The Way Through the Woods, which aired on PBS's Mystery! in 1997.
  • Made Broadway debut in The Weir in 1999.
  • Earned a 2008 supporting-actress nomination for an Olivier (the British equivalent of the Tony Awards) for her role as Emilia in Othello.
  • Played Hermione Granger's mother in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows (Parts 1 and 2).