"Glenda May Jackson", Order of the British Empire/CBE is a British Labour Party (UK)/Labour Party politician and former actress. She first became a Member of Parliament (MP) in United Kingdom general election, 1992/1992, and currently represents Hampstead and Kilburn (UK Parliament constituency)/Hampstead and Kilburn.
As a professional actress from the late 1950s, she spent four years as a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company from 1964, being particularly associated with the work of director Peter Brook. During her film career, she won two Academy Awards for Academy Award for Best Actress/Best Actress: for Women in Love (film)/Women in Love (1969) and A Touch of Class (film)/A Touch of Class (1973). She appeared in several other award-winning performances such as Alex in the film Sunday Bloody Sunday (film)/Sunday Bloody Sunday (1971) and the BBC television serial Elizabeth R (also 1971); for the latter she received an Emmy.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous actresses! More Glenda Jackson on Wikipedia.