Chambers, Emma 1969–

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CHAMBERS, Emma 1969–

PERSONAL

Born December 14, 1969 (some sources say 1964), in Westcliff–on–Sea, Essex, England; married Ian Dunn (an actor).

Career: Actress.

Awards, Honors: British Comedy Award, best actress, 1998, for The Vicar of Dibley; Blockbuster Entertainment Award nomination, favorite supporting actress—comedy/romance, 2000, for Notting Hill.

CREDITS

Film Appearances:

Honey, Notting Hill, Universal, 1999.

Betsy, The Clandestine Marriage, United International Pictures, 1999.

Television Appearances; Series:

Alice Tinker/Horton, The Vicar of Dibley, BBC, 1994.

Helen Yardley, How Do You Want Me?, 1998.

Voice of Belle, Pond Life, 1999.

Voice, Little Robots, 2003.

Also appeared in BBC: Serious about Comedy.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Charity Pecksniff, Charles Dickens' Martin Chuzzlewit (also known as Martin Chuzzlewit), BBC then PBS, 1995.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Martha Thompson, Take a Girl Like You, PBS, 2001.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Margaret, The Rainbow, 1988.

Voice of Gaoler's daughter, The Wind in the Willows, 1995.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Carol, "What Are Friends For?," Drop the Dead Donkey, 1996.

Sonny Lee Barret, "The Gal to Marry Dear Old Dad," Savannah, 2000.

Sonny Lee Barret, "Code Blue," Savannah, 2000.

Sonny Lee Barret, "Where There's a Will ... ," Savannah, 2000.

Herself, V Graham Norton, Channel 4, 2002.

Also appeared as A.S.M., "The Mixer and the Birthday Party," The Mixer.

Television Appearances; Other:

Appeared in Skullduggery; The Secret Garden.

Stage Appearances:

Sheila, Benefactors, Albery Theater, London, 2002.

Also appeared in Tartuffe, Almeida Theatre, London; Trelawney of the Wells, Royal National Theatre, London; Invisible Friends, Royal National Theatre; Henceforward, London.