Enjoy Celebrity Radio’s Anne Reid 2016 Tour Interview Actress Corrie Dinnerladies Halifax…..
Anne Reid is a BAFTA Award-nominated English stage, film and television actress from Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland.
Ms. Reid is best known for her roles as Valerie Barlow in the television soap opera Coronation Street, Jean in Dinnerladies and Celia Dawson in Last Tango in Halifax.
Reid was appointed Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2010 Birthday Honours.
In 2016 she takes to the road with her one woman cabaret show. GET TICKETS HERE!
Following a break from acting to bring up her son, Reid resumed her career on stage and television in the 1980s.
From 1998 to 2000, Reid most famously played the major role of Jean in the BBC comedy series Dinnerladies by Victoria Wood.
In film Anne has Starred in ‘Wallace & Gromitt’ & ‘Love Actually’.
Enjoy an Exclusive interview with Alex Belfield and Anne….
Ms. Reid is a theatre pro having appeared at London’s Old Vic from September to November 2012 in a production of Ibsen’s Hedda Gabler, starring Sheridan Smith.
On 26 January 2015 Reid played Madame Armfeldt in a special concert version of A Little Night Music at the Palace Theatre to celebrate 40 years since the musical premiered in the West End
Anne has appeared in other television programmes including The Benny Hill Show (1957), Hancock’s Half Hour (1957), The Adventures of Robin Hood (1958), Boon (1988), Casualty (1992) and Hetty Wainthropp Investigates (1996).
She also made an appearance in the Doctor Who serial The Curse of Fenric which was broadcast in October 1989.
More recently she’s appeared in Midsomers Murders, Doctor Who and was featured on ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’.
Interview recorded by Alex Belfield for Celebrity Radio 4th Feb 2016.