Anna Friel

Anna Louise Friel is an English actress. Born in Rochdale, Greater Manchester, she has been acting professionally since age 13. Friel achieved fame with her portrayal of Beth Jordache on the British soap opera Brookside, and came to international prominence when she played Charlotte "Chuck" Charles on ABC's Pushing Daisies. She is the recipient of several accolades, including an International Emmy Award, a Drama Desk Award, a National Television Award, an RTS Award, and an honorary degree, as well as BAFTA Award, Golden Globe Award, Satellite Award, Saturn Award, Genie Award and Czech Lion Award nominations. Friel made her film debut in The Land Girls. She has since appeared in various features, such as A Midsummer Night's Dream, Rogue Trader, Sunset Strip, Me Without You, Timeline, Goal! and its sequel, Bathory, Land of the Lost, London Boulevard, You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger, Limitless, The Look of Love, The Cleanse, I.T., and Books of Blood.

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