Janie Dee

Janie Dee

Agent : Stuart Piper


Janie Dee is one of Britain's most celebrated actresses. 

She most recently played Cleopatra in Antony & Cleopatra & Beatrice in Much Ado About Nothing for SHAKESPEARE AT THE BOWL at the Hollywood Bowl and then the Barbican Theatre with the BBC Symphony Orchestra.

Other recent credits include Marjorie in HAND TO GOD at the Vaudeville Theatre, and Irina in THE SEAGULL at Open Air, Regent's Park following AH, WILDERNESS! at the Young Vic - for which she received rave reviews from the national critics for both.

Janie is the winner of multiple Olivier, Evening Standard, Critics' Circle, Obie, Theatre World Best Newcomer and TMA Theatre Awards and has had long associations with Alan Ayckbourn, Harold Pinter and Sir Peter Hall.

On screen she has played opposite Colin Firth in Harold Pinter's CELEBRATION on Channel 4, opposite Martin Shaw in P. D. James' DEATH IN HOLY ORDERS and THE MURDER ROOM and as Zac Efron’s mother, Mrs Samuels in ME AND ORSON WELLES.

She was most recently Olivier Award nominated for NSFW at the Royal Court, and NOISES OFF at the Old Vic, and starred in BLITHE SPIRIT opposite Angela Lansbury.

She has also just completed filming CRASHING for E4 with Adrian Scarborough

Date Publication Article
15/03/17 Times Square Chronicles Aisle Say On The Square: Power People
08/03/17 Broadway World BWW Review: Janie Dee Makes a Smashing Return To New York as Feminist Fighter LINDA
03/03/17 The Stage Linda review at New York City Center Stage – ‘a fierce performance by Janie Dee’
03/03/17 What's On Stage Exclusive: Janie Dee, Laura Pitt-Pulford and Fra Fee among cast for Sondheim concert
02/03/17 The Hollywood Reporter 'Linda': Theater Review
01/03/17 Theatre Mania Linda
01/03/17 Variety Off Broadway Review: ‘Linda’
01/03/17 Broadway World Photo Flash: First Look at Janie Dee in the American Debut of LINDA at MTC
28/02/17 Playbill Penelope Skinner’s female-driven drama makes its U.S. debut, starring Olivier Award winner Janie Dee.
20/02/17 LondonTheatre.co.uk Further casting announced for Follies at the National Theatre
10/02/17 whatsonstage.com Olivia Colman to feature in National Theatre 2017 season
08/02/17 Playbill Penelope Skinner’s drama makes its U.S. debut, starring Olivier Award winner Janie Dee
16/12/16 Broadway World Olivier Winner Janie Dee & More Tapped for Penelope Skinner's Linda Off-Broadway; Full Cast & New Dates Announced
22/04/15 Evening Standard Ah Wilderness! Young Vic Review
22/04/15 Evening Standard Stars Bid Spacey a warm farewell at Old Vic
06/03/15 Mail Online Janie steps into Dame Judi's naughty shoes
26/06/14 Theatre Royal, Drury Lane (Programme) Theatrebuzz