Tamsin Greig stars in Twelfth Night at the National Theatre.
In this whirlwind of mistaken identity, where nobody is quite what they seem, Tamsin Greig plays a transformed Malvolia, a traditionally male role, in Simon Godwin’s production of Twelfth Night.
Tamsin is an Olivier Award winning actress best known for her television roles in Episodes, Green Wing and Love Soup.
She won both an Olivier and The Critics Choice for Best Shakespearean Performance for Beatrice in the RSC’s production of Much Ado about Nothing and was Olivier nominated for her performance in the musical of Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown.
Her other theatre credits include Jumpy (Royal Court/Duke of York’s), William Boyd (Hampstead Theatre), The Little Dog Laughed for which she received an Olivier nomination, David Hare’s Gethsemane for The National Theatre, God of Carnage, opposite Ralph Fiennes at The Gielgud.
Greig received both the Royal Television Society’s Award for Green Wing and BAFTA nominations for Episodes, Green Wing and Black Books. Other notable televisions performances include, Miss Bates in Emma, Edith Frank in The Diary of Anne Frank, Beth in White Heat, the ground breaking People Like Us, Happiness, Love Soup and most recently Guilty, a 3 part series for ITV, and Friday Night Dinner.
Tamsin’s film work includes Tamara Drewe directed by Stephen Frears, The Second Best Marigold Hotel and Breaking the Bank opposite Kelsey Grammar.
Twelfth Night runs from 15 February 2017 until 17 April 2017 at the National Theatre.