Lia Williams is starring in John Gabriel Borkman at the Bridge Theatre.
Olivier and Tony nominated Lia Williams’ has appeared on stage, film and tv in a career spanning over three decades.
Her West End stage credits include The Night of the Iguana at the Noel Coward Theatre, The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie, The Lover and The Collection all for the Donmar Warehouse, Mary Stuart for the Almeida Theatre and Duke of York’s Theatre, Absurd Person Singular at the Garrick Theatre, Oleanna for the Royal Court and Duke of York’s Theatre,Old Times at the Harold Pinter Theatre and The Revenger’s Comedies at the Strand Theatre (Novello Theatre).
Other notable productions include: Oresteia (Almeida Theatre Company), Skylight (National Theatre / Royal Theatre New York), My Child and King Lear for the Royal Court, Postcards from America and As You Like It for the Royal Shakespeare Company, Earthquakes in London, The Hothouse and The Lady from the Sea all for the Arcola Theatre, The Homecoming for the Gate, Dublin, The Comedy Theatre and Lincoln Center, New York and Celebration/The Room for the Almeida Theatre and Lincoln Center.
Her television credits include leading roles in Britney, Riviera, The Capture (series 1 and 2), His Dark Materials, The Crown, Kiri, The Missing, Secret State, May 33rd, Russian Bride, A Shot through the Heart, Seaforth and Mr Wroe’s Virgins.
Her films include the upcoming Living and Benediction, as well as The Foreigner, Jonathan Toomey, Girl from Rio, The King is Alive, Different for Girls, The Fifth Province, Firelight and Dirty Weekend.