D. Imelda Staunton E. Judi Dench
F. Julia Mckenzie G. Leslie Manville
- In real life she is married to Cranford’s Captain Brown and sang a duet with Hugh Laurie in Peter’s Friends.
- She lived with 1992’s Heathcliff. He also played the Prince of Denmark.
- She acted with Kevin Spacey at the Old Vic in The Philadelphia Story, and her career will soon take a mysterious new turn.
- She was Gary Oldman’s wife in 1988’s The Firm (no, not the Tom Cruise movie) and in real life.
- She starred opposite Rufus Sewell in Arcadia, and was a class mate with Greg Wise at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama.
- She wore practically next to nothing in the 1968 adaptation of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
- This Cranford town spinster or widow wore the outfit on the right to a recent LA screening of the film
1-2 Correct: Try again next time
3-4 Correct: You must be a Masterpiece Classic fan
5-6 Correct: Amazing
7 Correct: Genius/You are entirely too obsessed with Cranford
- Learn more about the cast and characters on the PBS site.
- Click here to read about Cranford's younger female leads.
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