Anna Chancellor – Biography of Anna Chancellor

Anna Chancellor was born on April 27, 1965 in the city of Richmond (Surrey), in England, daughter of John Paget Chancellor and Mary Alice Joliffe (daughter of William Jolliffe, 4th Baron Hylton). On his mother’s side, Anna He is a descendant of the Prime Minister HH Asquith and on his father’s side he is descended from the Earl of Winchilsea and Nottingham. His uncle is the journalist and commentator Alexander Chancellor and one of his ancestors was the famous writer Jane Austen.

After secondary school, Anna She was accepted into the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art, but when she was in her third year, at the age of 21, she became pregnant with her daughter Poppy, so she dropped out of school in 1988.

Two years later he began an important career in front of cameras, having since filmed more than twenty films and worked on more than 30 television shows.

Among the latter, their interpretations of Miss bingley in the miniseries “Pride and prejudice“; Mercedes page in the science fiction series “Jupiter Moon“, in which he worked between 1990 and 1996; Anna griffiths in the miniseries “Karaoke“and its sequel”Cold lazarus“; Diana Mackintosh in the miniseries “The Cazalets“.

In recent years, Anna has starred in the series “Fortysomething“in the role of Estelle Slippery and seconded byHugh Laurie; he also starred in the sitcom “Suburban Shootout“and had leading roles in the series”Law & Order: UK“,”Hustle – The Move“,”The hour” Y “Hidden“.

One of his first feature films was “Four Weddings and a Funeral“(1994), in which she played Henrietta, a bride abandoned at the altar by the character played by Hugh grant. In the following years he worked on films such as “Fairy tale“(1997),”A dream for her“(2003),”Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London“(2004),”Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy“(2005),”Violation of residence“(2006) or”SupercaƱeras: Boarding school can be a party (St. Trinians)“(2007).

Among his latest works, Anna starred alongside Hugh bonneville the British drama “Critical Eye“(2010) and with Maggie gyllenhaal, Hugh dancy Y Jonathan Pryce in the romantic comedy “Hysteria“(2011).

In his personal life, Anna She is divorced from the cameraman Nigel Willoughby, with whom she was married between 1993 and 1998.