Imelda Staunton

Imelda Mary Philomena Bernadette Staunton, OBE, (born 9 January 1956) is an Academy Award-nominated English actress best known for her performances in the British comedy television series Up the Garden Path and the films Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix and Vera Drake. For the latter, she drew widespread critical acclaim as Vera, earning a number of awards including the Bafta and Venice Film Festival Awards for best actress in a leading role.