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Tessa Peake-Jones

Actor

Tessa is now well-known as ‘Mrs Maguire’ in ITV1’s GRANTCHESTER, and has had a long, varied career including: UNFORGOTTEN (ITV), MARCHLANDS (ITV), DOCTOR WHO (BBC), LEGACY (BBC) and, famously, ‘Raquel’ in ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES.

Credits

TELEVISION
Production (role):
GRANTCHESTER (Mrs McGuire - Lead Reg.)
Company:
Lovely Day / ITV (Series 1, 2 & 3)
Project details:
Dir. Harry Bradbeer
Production (role):
UNFORGOTTEN (Sheila)
Company:
Main Street / ITV 1
Project details:
Dir. Andy Wilson
Production (role):
MIDSOMER MURDERS (Mary Appleton)
Company:
Bentley Productions for ITV1
Project details:
Dir. Rob Evans
Production (role):
MARCHLANDS (Evelyn Bowen)
Company:
ITV Studios for ITV1
Project details:
Dir. James Kent
Production (role):
DOCTOR WHO (Marta)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Jamie Payne
Production (role):
LEGACY
Company:
BBC Drama Productions
Project details:
Dir. Pete Travis
Production (role):
POIROT
Company:
ITV
Project details:
Dir. Charlie Palmer
Production (role):
DOCTORS
Company:
BBC 1
Project details:
Dir. Various
Production (role):
HEARTBEAT
Company:
ITV
Project details:
Dir. Andrew Morgan
Production (role):
POPPY SHAKESPEARE
Company:
Channel 4
Project details:
Dir. Benjamin Ross
Production (role):
DALZIEL AND PASCOE (Emma Baker)
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Gwennan Sage
Production (role):
LOST WORLD
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Stuart Orm
Production (role):
WAKING THE DEAD
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Gary Love
Production (role):
HOLBY CITY
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Alexei de Keyser
Production (role):
FISH
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Maurice Phillips
Production (role):
A SUMMER IN THE SUBURBS - SCREEN 2
Project details:
Dir. David Attwood
Production (role):
BIRTHS, MARRIAGES AND DEATHS (Molly)
Company:
Tiger Aspect Productions
Production (role):
TOM JONES
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Metin Huseyin
Production (role):
MIDSOMER MURDERS
Company:
Bentley Productions
Production (role):
ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES (Raquel)
Project details:
Award-Winning BBC TV series
Production (role):
THE DEMON HEADMASTER (Mrs Hunter)
Company:
Children’s BBC
Production (role):
SO HAUNT ME
Company:
Cinema Verity
Project details:
Dir. John Stroud
Production (role):
UP THE GARDEN PATH (Maria)
Company:
Granada TV
Production (role):
THE BELL
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Barry Davis
Production (role):
ANYTHING MORE WOULD BE GREEDY (Jonquil Vicary)
Company:
Anglia
Project details:
Wr. Malcolm Bradbury
Production (role):
TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA
Company:
BBC Television Shakespeare project
Project details:
Dir. Don Taylor
Production (role):
STICK WITH ME KID
Company:
IPH for Disney
Production (role):
IPHIGENIA AT AULIS
Company:
BBC Theatre Night Production
Project details:
Dir. Don Taylor
Production (role):
QUARTERMAINE’S TERMS
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Bill Hays
Production (role):
WHAT THE BUTLER SAW
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Barry Davis
Production (role):
THE SOLDIER
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Jean Stewart
Production (role):
WHEN WE ARE MARRIED
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Barry Davis
Production (role):
STRANGERS AND BROTHERS
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Jeremy Summers
Production (role):
KEEPING SCORE
Company:
Regent Productions
Project details:
Dir. William Stewart
Production (role):
CHARTERS AND CALDICOTT
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Julian Aymes
Production (role):
PRIDE AND PREJUDICE
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Cyril Coke
Production (role):
DANEDYKE MYSTERY
Company:
Granada
Project details:
Dir. Jonathan Wright-Miller
Production (role):
TELFORD’S CHANGE
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Barry Davis
Production (role):
CASUALTY
Company:
BBC
Project details:
Dir. Jenny Killick
Production (role):
THE BILL
Company:
Thames TV
Production (role):
HARD CASES
Company:
Central TV
THEATRE
Production (role):
THE WINSLOW BOY (Grace Winslow)
Company:
Chichester Festival Theatre & Tour
Project details:
Dir. Rachel Kavanagh
Production (role):
WHILE WE’RE HERE
Company:
Up In Arms for the Bush Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Alice Hamilton
Production (role):
BEACONS
Company:
Attic Theatre Company for Park Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Philip Wilson
Production (role):
HOME
Company:
Arcola Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Amelia Sears
Production (role):
BRIMSTONE AND TREACLE
Company:
Arcola Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Amelia Sears
Production (role):
PARK AVENUE CATS
Company:
The Arts Theatre London
Project details:
Dir. Glen Walford
Production (role):
THE FIVE WIVES OF MAURICE PINDER
Company:
The National Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Sarah Frankcom
Production (role):
SHIRLEY VALENTINE
Company:
Haymarket Theatre Basingstoke
Project details:
Dir. John Adams
Production (role):
THE PARK
Company:
Pit Theatre / RSC
Project details:
Dir. David Fielding
Production (role):
CROSSING THE EQUATOR (Vera)
Company:
The Bush Theatre
Project details:
Dir. John Dove
Production (role):
HAMLET (Ophelia)
Company:
Royal Shakespeare Company
Production (role):
A COMEDY OF ERRORS (Luciana)
Company:
Royal Shakespeare Company
Production (role):
PRIDE AND PREJUDICE (Elizabeth Bennett)
Company:
Leicester Haymarket / The Old Vic
Production (role):
THE MISANTHROPE (Celimene)
Company:
Cambridge Theatre Company
Production (role):
ROMEO AND JULIET (Juliet)
Company:
Birmingham Repertory Theatre
Project details:
Dir. Bill Bryden
Production (role):
THE VORTEX
Company:
Cambridge Theatre Company
Production (role):
THE BEAUX STRATEGEM (Dorinda)
Company:
Cambridge Theatre Company
Production (role):
QUARTERMAINE’S TERMS (Anita)
Company:
Bristol Old Vic / Stephen Joseph Theatre (1 Year)
Project details:
Dir. Alan Ayckbourn
Production (role):
THE WINTER’S TALE (Perdita)
Company:
Thorndike Theatre, Leatherhead
Production (role):
RING AROUND THE MOON (Diana)
Company:
Bristol Old Vic
FEATURE FILM
Production (role):
BONOBO
Company:
Fable Films
Project details:
Dir. Matthew Hammett Knott
Production (role):
THE DEVIL WENT DOWN TO ISLINGTON
Company:
Reelscape Films
Project details:
Dir. Daniel Wilson
Production (role):
FIRST NIGHT
Company:
Scorpio Films
Project details:
Dir. Christopher Menaul
SKILLS / QUALIFICATIONS
Trained at Central School of Speech and Drama

Credits

  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): GRANTCHESTER (Mrs McGuire - Lead Reg.)
    Company: Lovely Day / ITV (Series 1, 2 & 3)
    Project details: Dir. Harry Bradbeer
  • Production (role): UNFORGOTTEN (Sheila)
    Company: Main Street / ITV 1
    Project details: Dir. Andy Wilson
  • Production (role): MIDSOMER MURDERS (Mary Appleton)
    Company: Bentley Productions for ITV1
    Project details: Dir. Rob Evans
  • Production (role): MARCHLANDS (Evelyn Bowen)
    Company: ITV Studios for ITV1
    Project details: Dir. James Kent
  • Production (role): DOCTOR WHO (Marta)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Jamie Payne
  • Production (role): LEGACY
    Company: BBC Drama Productions
    Project details: Dir. Pete Travis
  • Production (role): POIROT
    Company: ITV
    Project details: Dir. Charlie Palmer
  • Production (role): DOCTORS
    Company: BBC 1
    Project details: Dir. Various
  • Production (role): HEARTBEAT
    Company: ITV
    Project details: Dir. Andrew Morgan
  • Production (role): POPPY SHAKESPEARE
    Company: Channel 4
    Project details: Dir. Benjamin Ross
  • Production (role): DALZIEL AND PASCOE (Emma Baker)
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Gwennan Sage
  • Production (role): LOST WORLD
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Stuart Orm
  • Production (role): WAKING THE DEAD
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Gary Love
  • Production (role): HOLBY CITY
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Alexei de Keyser
  • Production (role): FISH
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Maurice Phillips
  • Production (role): A SUMMER IN THE SUBURBS - SCREEN 2
    Company:
    Project details: Dir. David Attwood
  • Production (role): BIRTHS, MARRIAGES AND DEATHS (Molly)
    Company: Tiger Aspect Productions
    Project details:
  • Production (role): TOM JONES
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Metin Huseyin
  • Production (role): MIDSOMER MURDERS
    Company: Bentley Productions
    Project details:
  • Production (role): ONLY FOOLS AND HORSES (Raquel)
    Company:
    Project details: Award-Winning BBC TV series
  • Production (role): THE DEMON HEADMASTER (Mrs Hunter)
    Company: Children’s BBC
    Project details:
  • Production (role): SO HAUNT ME
    Company: Cinema Verity
    Project details: Dir. John Stroud
  • Production (role): UP THE GARDEN PATH (Maria)
    Company: Granada TV
    Project details:
  • Production (role): THE BELL
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Barry Davis
  • Production (role): ANYTHING MORE WOULD BE GREEDY (Jonquil Vicary)
    Company: Anglia
    Project details: Wr. Malcolm Bradbury
  • Production (role): TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA
    Company: BBC Television Shakespeare project
    Project details: Dir. Don Taylor
  • Production (role): STICK WITH ME KID
    Company: IPH for Disney
    Project details:
  • Production (role): IPHIGENIA AT AULIS
    Company: BBC Theatre Night Production
    Project details: Dir. Don Taylor
  • Production (role): QUARTERMAINE’S TERMS
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Bill Hays
  • Production (role): WHAT THE BUTLER SAW
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Barry Davis
  • Production (role): THE SOLDIER
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Jean Stewart
  • Production (role): WHEN WE ARE MARRIED
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Barry Davis
  • Production (role): STRANGERS AND BROTHERS
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Jeremy Summers
  • Production (role): KEEPING SCORE
    Company: Regent Productions
    Project details: Dir. William Stewart
  • Production (role): CHARTERS AND CALDICOTT
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Julian Aymes
  • Production (role): PRIDE AND PREJUDICE
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Cyril Coke
  • Production (role): DANEDYKE MYSTERY
    Company: Granada
    Project details: Dir. Jonathan Wright-Miller
  • Production (role): TELFORD’S CHANGE
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Barry Davis
  • Production (role): CASUALTY
    Company: BBC
    Project details: Dir. Jenny Killick
  • Production (role): THE BILL
    Company: Thames TV
    Project details:
  • Production (role): HARD CASES
    Company: Central TV
    Project details:
  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): THE WINSLOW BOY (Grace Winslow)
    Company: Chichester Festival Theatre & Tour
    Project details: Dir. Rachel Kavanagh
  • Production (role): WHILE WE’RE HERE
    Company: Up In Arms for the Bush Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Alice Hamilton
  • Production (role): BEACONS
    Company: Attic Theatre Company for Park Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Philip Wilson
  • Production (role): HOME
    Company: Arcola Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Amelia Sears
  • Production (role): BRIMSTONE AND TREACLE
    Company: Arcola Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Amelia Sears
  • Production (role): PARK AVENUE CATS
    Company: The Arts Theatre London
    Project details: Dir. Glen Walford
  • Production (role): THE FIVE WIVES OF MAURICE PINDER
    Company: The National Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Sarah Frankcom
  • Production (role): SHIRLEY VALENTINE
    Company: Haymarket Theatre Basingstoke
    Project details: Dir. John Adams
  • Production (role): THE PARK
    Company: Pit Theatre / RSC
    Project details: Dir. David Fielding
  • Production (role): CROSSING THE EQUATOR (Vera)
    Company: The Bush Theatre
    Project details: Dir. John Dove
  • Production (role): HAMLET (Ophelia)
    Company: Royal Shakespeare Company
    Project details:
  • Production (role): A COMEDY OF ERRORS (Luciana)
    Company: Royal Shakespeare Company
    Project details:
  • Production (role): PRIDE AND PREJUDICE (Elizabeth Bennett)
    Company: Leicester Haymarket / The Old Vic
    Project details:
  • Production (role): THE MISANTHROPE (Celimene)
    Company: Cambridge Theatre Company
    Project details:
  • Production (role): ROMEO AND JULIET (Juliet)
    Company: Birmingham Repertory Theatre
    Project details: Dir. Bill Bryden
  • Production (role): THE VORTEX
    Company: Cambridge Theatre Company
    Project details:
  • Production (role): THE BEAUX STRATEGEM (Dorinda)
    Company: Cambridge Theatre Company
    Project details:
  • Production (role): QUARTERMAINE’S TERMS (Anita)
    Company: Bristol Old Vic / Stephen Joseph Theatre (1 Year)
    Project details: Dir. Alan Ayckbourn
  • Production (role): THE WINTER’S TALE (Perdita)
    Company: Thorndike Theatre, Leatherhead
    Project details:
  • Production (role): RING AROUND THE MOON (Diana)
    Company: Bristol Old Vic
    Project details:
  • Production (role)
    Company
    Project details
  • Production (role): BONOBO
    Company: Fable Films
    Project details: Dir. Matthew Hammett Knott
  • Production (role): THE DEVIL WENT DOWN TO ISLINGTON
    Company: Reelscape Films
    Project details: Dir. Daniel Wilson
  • Production (role): FIRST NIGHT
    Company: Scorpio Films
    Project details: Dir. Christopher Menaul
  • Trained at Central School of Speech and Drama

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