Frances de la Tour



Place of birth:

Bovingdon, Hertfordshire, England, UK:


Frances de la Tour is an English television, stage and film actress, known for her role as Miss Ruth Jones in the television sitcom "Rising Damp" from 1974 until 1978; Madame Olympe Maxime in "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" (2005) and "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1" (2010) and Mrs. Lintott in Alan Bennett's "The History Boys". She is a Tony Award winner and three-time Olivier Award winner.


The Voyage of Doctor Dolittle (2020)
Ginko-Who-Soars (voice)
The Highway Rat (2018)
The Rabbit (voice)
Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)
Aunt Imogene
Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)
Aunt Imogene (uncredited)
The Lady in the Van (2015)
Ursula Vaughan Williams
Miss You Already (2015)
Jill the Wigmaker
Mr. Holmes (2015)
Madame Schirmer
Survivor (2015)
Into the Woods (2014)
National Theatre Live: Fifty Years on Stage (2013)
Trap for Cinderella (2013)
Aunt Elinor
National Theatre Live: People (2013)
Suspension of Disbelief (2012)
Private Peaceful (2012)
Grandma Wolf
Hugo (2011)
Madame Emilie
The Nutcracker in 3D (2010)
The Rat Queen / Frau Eva
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1 (2010)
Madame Olympe Maxime
National Theatre Live: The Habit of Art (2010)
Alice in Wonderland (2010)
Aunt Imogene
The Book of Eli (2010)
The History Boys (2006)
Mrs. Lintott
Marple: The Moving Finger (2006)
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
Madame Olympe Maxime
Love Actually (2003)
Lesbian Lover (uncredited)
The Cherry Orchard (1999)
Charlotte Ivanovna
The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling (1997)
Genghis Cohn (1994)
Dr. Helga Feuchtwanger
Genghis Cohn (1994)
Dr. Helga Feuchtwanger, Psychiatrist
Bejewelled (1991)
Strike It Rich (1990)
Murder with Mirrors (1985)
Miss Bellaver
Rising Damp (1980)
Miss Jones
Wombling Free (1977)
Julia Frogmorton
All Good Men (1974)
Right To Work March (1972)
Elizabeth I
Our Miss Fred (1972)
Miss Lockhart
Every Home Should Have One (1970)
Maud Crape