EVE BEST in The Duchess of Malfi
Nurse Jackie star Eve Best returns to the Old Vic this summer in Webster’s The Duchess of Malfi
Eve’s stage career includes Tis Pity She’s a Whore (Young Vic) in 1999 (Best Newcomer Evening Standard Award, Best Newcomer Critics’ Circle Award), Hedda Gabler (Olivier Award), A Moon For The Misbegotten (Old Vic and Broadway) and As You Like It (Sheffield Crucible) in 2007, The Homecoming (Cort Theatre NY) in 2008 and Much Ado About Nothing (Shakespeare’s Globe) in 2011.
TV work includes The Bill and Casualty in 2000, The Infinite Worlds of H G Wells in 2001, Shackleton in 2002, Waking the Dead in 2004, Lie with Me in 2004, The Inspector Lynley Mysteries in 2005, Vital Signs in 2006, Prime Suspect: The Final Act in 2006 and the US hit series Nurse Jackie, which started in 2009. Other recent credits include The American Experience and Dolley Madison in 2010, and The Shadow Line in 2011.
Film work includes The King’s Speech.
Eve Best stars in John Webster‘s great Jacobean tragedy, The Duchess of Malfi, directed by Jamie Lloyd. The cast also includes Madeline Appiah, Harry Attwell, Tom Bateman, Mark Bonnar, Adam Burton, Vyelle Croom, Lucy Eaton, Taylor James, Tunji Kasim, Harry Lloyd, Finbar Lynch, Nari Blair Mangat, Iris Roberts, Alan Westaway and Freddie Anness-Lorenz, Alexander Aze and Max Furst.
11 March 2012