Vanessa Redgrave, CBE (born 30 January 1937) is an English actress of stage, screen and television, as well as a political activist. Redgrave rose to prominence in 1961 playing Rosalind in As You Like It with the Royal Shakespeare Company and has since made more than 35 appearances on London's West End and Broadway, winning both the Tony and Olivier Awards. On screen, she has starred in more than 80 films; including Blowup (1966), Isadora (1968), Mary, Queen of Scots (1971), The Devils (1971), Julia (1977), The Bostonians (1984), Howards End (1992), Mission: Impossible (1996) and Atonement (2007). Redgrave was proclaimed by Arthur Miller and Tennessee Williams as "the greatest living actress of our times," and she remains the only British actress ever to win the Oscar, Emmy, Tony, Cannes, Golden Globe, and the Screen Actors Guild awards. She was also the recipient of the 2010 BAFTA Fellowship "in recognition of an outstanding and exceptional contribution to film." A member of the Redgrave family of actors, she is the daughter of the late Sir Michael Redgrave and Lady Redgrave (the actress Rachel Kempson), the sister of the late Lynn Redgrave and the late Corin Redgrave, the mother of Hollywood actresses Joely Richardson and the late Natasha Richardson, and the aunt of British actress Jemma Redgrave. This book is your ultimate resource for Vanessa Redgrave. Here you will find the most up-to-date information, photos, and much more. In easy to read chapters, with extensive references and links to get you to know all there is to know about Vanessa Redgrave's Early life, Career and Personal life right away. A quick look inside: Vanessa Redgrave, A Man for All Seasons (1966 film), A Man for All Seasons (1988 film), A Month by the Lake, A Picture of Katherine Mansfield, A Quiet Place in the Country, A Rumor of Angels, A Wall of Silence, Academy Award for Best Actress, Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress, Agatha (film), Agatha Christie, Annette Crosbie, Anonymous (film), As You Like It, BAFTA Academy Fellowship Award, BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, BIFA Award for Best Supporting Actress, Bear Island (film), Behind the Mask (1958 film), Bella Mafia, Best Actress Award (Cannes Film Festival), Blowup, Breath of Life (1990 film), British Academy Television Award for Best Actress, British Independent Film Awards 2006, Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for Best Supporting Actress, Camelot (film), Carlo Gabriel Nero, Cars 2, Central School of Speech and Drama, Consuming Passions, Corin Redgrave, Cradle Will Rock...and more pages! Contains selected content from the highest rated entries, typeset, printed and shipped, combining the advantages of up-to-date and in-depth knowledge with the convenience of printed books. A portion of the proceeds of each book will be donated to the Wikimedia Foundation to support their mission.