Fiona Shaw - Famous Theatre Director

Fiona Shaw Net Worth


Fiona Shaw’s net worth is $5 million dollars. She is a Famous Irish actress and director, well known for her work as a classical theatre actress and made her opera directorial debut with a production of Vaughan Williams’ ‘Riders to the Sea’.

Key facts:

  • Fiona Shaw is an Irish actress and director who has had numerous roles in theatre productions.
  • In 1996, she put on a one-person production of 'The Waste Land', winning a Drama Desk Award for Outstanding One-Person Show.
  • She is well known for her work as a classical theatre actress, spending considerable time performing with the National Theatre and Royal Shakespeare Company.
  • She was bestowed with the honorary title of Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire in 2001.
  • Her collaborations with Deborah Warner has produced some of the most critically acclaimed successes of her career, including 'Richard II' and 'Mother Courage and Her Children'.

Basic Information About Fiona Shaw

CategoryCelebrities β€Ί Actors
ProfessionsActor, Theatre Director, Voice Actor, Opera Director
Net worth$5,000,000
Date of birth1958-07-10 (65 years old)
Place of birthCounty Cork
NationalityRepublic of Ireland
Height5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
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What Movie Awards did Fiona Shaw win?


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Fiona Shaw awards

Award Name State Movie / Series Name Year
British Independent Film Award - Best Supporting ActressNomineeKindred2021

Fiona Shaw roles

Movie / Series Role
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's StoneAunt Petunia Dursley
AmmoniteElizabeth Philpot
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of AzkabanAunt Petunia
Harry Potter and the Chamber of SecretsAunt Petunia
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1Petunia Dursley
Harry Potter and the Order of the PhoenixPetunia Dursley
Enola HolmesMiss Harrison
Dorian GrayAgatha
PixelsPrime Minister (uncredited)
The Tree of LifeGrandmother
FractureJudge Robinson
Super Mario Bros.Lena
My Left Foot: The Story of Christy BrownDr. Eileen Cole
The Black DahliaRamona Linscott
LizzieAbby Borden
Catch and ReleaseMrs. Douglas
The AvengersFather
3 Men and a Little LadyMiss Lomax
Anna KareninaLydia
Agatha Christie's MarpleMiss Katherine Greenshaw 1 episode, 2013
Channel ZeroMarla Painter 6 episodes, 2016
FleabagCounsellor 1 episode, 2019
Baptiste6 episodes, 2021
Inside No. 9Jean 1 episode, 2017
True BloodMarnie Stonebrook 12 episodes, 2011
The Adventures of Sherlock HolmesMiss Morrison 1 episode, 1984
3Below: Tales of ArcadiaBirdie / ... 1 episode, 2018
Sarah & DuckMusic Lady 2 episodes, 2015-2017
Emerald CityMombi 2 episodes, 2017
Screen TwoMrs Croft / ... 2 episodes, 1992-1995
The One ShowSelf 1 episode, 2019

Fiona Shaw's Quotes

  • Even when they have nothing, the Irish emit a kind of happiness, a joy.
  • I just think that things should be allowed to run their course, and not turned into a Disney ride.
  • There's something about the Irish that is remarkable.
  • This whole tribal loyalty seems to have gone.
  • And by endlessly sanitizing our feelings, we actually feed a disgruntled nation.

Interesting Facts about Fiona Shaw

  1. She was awarded an honorary C.B.E. (Commander of the Order of the British Empire) in the 2001 Queen's New Year Honours List for her services to drama.
  2. At the Evening Standard Theatre Awards she was named Best Actress for 'Medea' performed at the Queeen's Theater in London. (2002)
  3. She was awarded the Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 1990 (1989 season) for Best Actress in a New Play for "Electra", "As You Like It" and "The Person of Sichaun".
  4. She was awarded the Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 1994 (1993 season) for Best Actress in her performance for "Machinal" at the Royal National Theatre.
  5. She was awarded the 1993 London Evening Standard Theatre Award for Best Actress for her performance in Machinal.
  6. She was awarded the 1991 London Critics Circle Theatre Award (Drama Theatre Award) for Best Actress for her performance in Hedda Gabler.
  7. She was awarded the 1989 London Critics Circle Theatre Award (Drama Theatre Award) for Best Actress for her performances in Electra and The Good Person of Sichuan.
  8. She was awarded the 2001 London Evening Standard Theatre Award for Best Actress for her performance in Medea at the Queen's Theatre in London, England.
  9. Became an Associate Member of RADA.
  10. Graduated from RADA.
  11. Was nominated for Broadway's 2003 Tony Award as Best Actress (Play) for playing the title character in "Medea."
  12. In the Independent on Sunday [UK] 2006 Pink List - a list of the most influential gay men and women - Fiona Shaw came no. 69, a new entry.
  13. Her mother was a physicist and her father was an eye surgeon.
  14. Following an unhappy experience playing Kate in "The Taming of the Shrew" for Jonathan Miller (Miller would not extend himself to allow the inclusion of modern sexual politics), she has only occasionally worked with male directors. Her collaboration with Deborah Warner has produced a string of daring performances and an armful of theatre awards.
  15. She won the Bancroft Gold Medal at RADA and made her professional debut as Rosaline in "Love's Labour's Lost" in 1982.
  16. Graduated from University College Cork.
  17. Attended secondary school at Scoil Mhuire in Cork City.
  18. Former longtime companion of Saffron Burrows from 2002 to 2005.
  19. Throughout the Harry Potter movie series, Shaw played "Petunia Dursley", Harry Potter's aunt, who had a strong aversion to any mention of or person connected to witchcraft or wizardry. Soon after finishing the last Potter movie, she started playing a witch possessed by a much-more powerful witch on the TV show, True Blood (2008).
  20. Used to live within earshot of London Zoo (Regent's Park) (UK), but later moved to the London borough of Islington.

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