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Cherie Lunghi is a Actor British born on 4 april 1952 at Nottingham (United-kingdom)

Cherie Lunghi

Cherie Lunghi
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Birth name Cherie Mary Lunghi
Nationality United-kingdom
Birth 4 april 1952 (68 years) at Nottingham (United-kingdom)

Cherie Mary Lunghi (born 4 April 1952) is an English film, television and theatre actress, well known to British audiences for her starring roles in many TV dramas. Her international fame stems from her role as Guinevere in the 1981 film Excalibur. Her long list of screen, stage and TV credits include football manageress Gabriella Benson in the 1990s television series The Manageress and a series of adverts for Kenco coffee. She also competed in the 2008 series of Strictly Come Dancing. She is the mother of the actress Nathalie Lunghi.

Best films

Excalibur (1981)
(Actress)
The Mission (1986)
(Actress)

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Filmography of Cherie Lunghi (22 films)

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Patrick
Patrick (2018)
, 1h34
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Comedy
Themes Films about animals, Films about dogs, Mise en scène d'un mammifère
Actors Ed Skrein, Gemma Jones, Jennifer Saunders, Adrian Scarborough, Bernard Cribbins, Peter Davison
Roles Rosemary Francis
Rating59% 2.973192.973192.973192.973192.97319
Jeune femme fraîchement célibataire, Sarah Francis hérite, alors qu'elle tente de remettre de l'ordre dans sa vie chaotique, de sa grand-mère un cadeau qu'elle accueille froidement : un carlin prénommé Patrick. Aussi attachant que capricieux, mais surtout mal éduqué, l'animal ajoute un peu de tumulte au quotidien morose de la pauvre Sarah. Cette dernière espère pourtant tout faire pour améliorer sa vie professionnelle et amoureuse...
When Calls the Heart, 1h30
Directed by Michael Graham Landon, Jr.
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romance
Actors Stephen Amell, Maggie Grace, Lori Loughlin, Daniel Sharman, Jean Smart, Cherie Lunghi
Roles Mrs. Thatcher
Rating65% 3.29963.29963.29963.29963.2996
Elizabeth Thatcher, jeune fille de bonne famille, s'apprête à commencer une carrière d'institutrice à Coal Valley, une petite ville minière.
Love's Kitchen, 1h33
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors John Atterbury, Dougray Scott, Claire Forlani, Simon Callow, Michelle Ryan, Katrine De Candole
Roles Margaret
Rating53% 2.6544852.6544852.6544852.6544852.654485
After his wife is killed in a car accident, chef Rob Haley (Dougray Scott) is left grief-stricken. A bad review causes him to lose customers at his once successful restaurant, so after talking to his friend Gordon Ramsay (himself), Haley relocates to the countryside with his daughter and some loyal members of his staff to turn a local pub into a gastropub.
Viper in the Fist, 1h36
Directed by Philippe de Broca
Origin France
Genres Drama
Themes Films about education, Films about children, Films about families
Actors Catherine Frot, Jacques Villeret, Jules Sitruk, Cherie Lunghi, Hannah Taylor-Gordon, Richard Bremmer
Roles Miss Chilton
Rating64% 3.2034453.2034453.2034453.2034453.203445
En 1922, après le décès de leur grand-mère paternelle qui se chargeait de leur éducation, le jeune Jean Rezeau et son frère aîné Ferdinand retrouvent leurs parents revenus d'Indochine. Mais leur relation avec leur mère va prendre une tournure cauchemardesque. Celle-ci, qu'ils ne tardent pas à surnommer "Folcoche" (association de "folle" et de "cochonne"), n'hésite pas à mal les nourrir ou leur planter sa fourchette dans la main. Elle agit sur eux avec sadisme, force et autorité tout en privilégiant son troisième fils, Marcel, né en Indochine. Elle ira même jusqu'à vouloir faire croire à un vol de 1000 francs, cachés dans une planque du plancher de son second fils pour justifier de le faire envoyer en maison de redressement. Après leur avoir fait visiter la maison de redressement dans laquelle officiait le précepteur remplaçant celui qu'elle avait congédié quelques jours avant ; son comportement odieux trouvera son explication et sa justification, vers la fin du film lorsqu'elle reviendra mourir chez Jean, après que celui-ci eut compris que cette femme avait été terriblement marquée par son éducation chez ses propres parents.
The Open Doors, 12minutes
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Thriller, Horror
Actors Michael Sheen, Cherie Lunghi, Charlotte Ritchie
Roles Mrs Sappleton
Rating71% 3.591083.591083.591083.591083.59108
Framton Nuttel (Sheen) enters the house of Mrs Sappleton (Lunghi). He is a young man from London suffering from nervous exhaustion, and he goes to the country side for some prescribed rest. He decides to call upon Mrs Sappleton, an acquaintance of his sister's.
Back to the Secret Garden, 1h40
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Fantasy
Themes Children's films
Actors Camilla Belle, Joan Plowright, George Baker, Cherie Lunghi, Leigh Lawson, Florence Hoath
Roles Lady Mary Craven
Rating57% 2.859782.859782.859782.859782.85978
In 1946, Lady Mary Craven (Cherie Lunghi) visits an American orphanage, telling the children about an exchange program that will allow one child to travel to England and stay at Misselthwaite Manor, which is now an orphanage. She meets young Lizzie Buscana (Camilla Belle), who is in the garden trying to take care of her mother's rose bush. Lady Mary tells Lizzie about the exchange program and the secret garden, whereupon Lizzie agrees to participate so she can see the garden for herself.
David Copperfield
Directed by Simon Curtis
Genres Drama
Themes Films about children
Actors Ciarán McMenamin, Emilia Fox, Maggie Smith, Daniel Radcliffe, Pauline Quirke, Michael Elphick
Roles Mrs Steerforth
Rating76% 3.8457053.8457053.8457053.8457053.845705
Angleterre, XIX siècle. David Copperfield est venu au monde après la mort de son père. Sa mère décide de se remarier à Murdstone, un homme vil et cruel. De nouveau enceinte, celle-ci décède en couches laissant David seul face à son beau-père qui le persécute et l'envoie travailler dans un entrepôt. Le petit garçon est mis en pension chez la famille Micawber dont il se fera des amis. Mais quand ceux-ci quittent Londres, il décide de partir pour Douvres, seul endroit où il lui reste un membre de sa famille, sa tante Betsey Trotwood. Murdstone est averti de la fuite du jeune Copperfield et tente de le récupérer auprès de Mrs. Trotwood mais elle décidera de le garder et de l'élever. Reprenant ses études, il va alors loger chez Mr. Wickfield qui a une fille, Agnès, amoureuse de David.
An Alan Smithee Film: Burn, Hollywood, Burn, 1h26
Directed by Arthur Hiller
Origin USA
Genres Comedy, Documentary
Themes Films about films, Films about families, Films about sexuality
Actors Eric Idle, Ryan O'Neal, Coolio, Chuck D, Richard Jeni, Leslie Stefanson
Roles Myrna Smithee
Rating35% 1.7584451.7584451.7584451.7584451.758445
A director by the name of Alan Smithee has been allowed to direct Trio, a big-budget action film starring Sylvester Stallone, Whoopi Goldberg and Jackie Chan. The studio recuts the film, and when Smithee sees the results (which he describes as being "worse than Showgirls"), he wants to disown the film. However, since his name is also the pseudonym used by Hollywood when someone does not want to have their name attached to a bad film, he steals the film and flees, threatening to destroy the film by burning it.
The Canterville Ghost, 1h32
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Comedy, Fantasy
Themes Ghost films
Actors Patrick Stewart, Neve Campbell, Cherie Lunghi, Raymond Pickard, Joan Sims, Donald Sinden
Roles Lucille Otis
Rating62% 3.1006353.1006353.1006353.1006353.100635
Hiram Otis comes to England with his wife, daughter and two sons on a research grant; he and his family will live in a castle called Canterville Hall. But the Castle is haunted by the ghost of a deceased ancestor, Sir Simon de Canterville, doomed to remain on the estate after the death of his wife; his goal is to send the family packing so he begins a ghostly reign of terror: reappearing bloodstains, clanking chains, haunting moans. As is revealed by Lord Canterville (Sir Simon's descendant) and the servants Mr. and Mrs. Umney, numerous people have stayed at Canterville Hall in the last few years and have all been scared away by Sir Simon - the locals start betting on how long the Otis family will stay.
Jack & Sarah, 1h50
Directed by Tim Sullivan (réalisateur américain), Tim Sullivan
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Richard E. Grant, Samantha Mathis, Judi Dench, Eileen Atkins, Ian McKellen, Imogen Stubbs
Roles Anna
Rating66% 3.348863.348863.348863.348863.34886
Jack (Richard E. Grant) and Sarah (Imogen Stubbs) are expecting a baby together, but a complication during the birth leads to the death of Sarah. Jack, grief-stricken, goes on an alcoholic bender, leaving his daughter to be taken care of by his parents and Sarah's mother, until they decide to take drastic action: they return the baby to Jack whilst he is asleep, leaving him to take care of it. Although he struggles initially, he eventually begins to dote on the child and names her Sarah.
Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, 2h3
Directed by Kenneth Branagh
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Science fiction, Thriller, Horror, Romance
Themes Films about computing, Films based on science fiction novels, Frankenstein films, Cyberpunk films
Actors Robert De Niro, Kenneth Branagh, Tom Hulce, Helena Bonham Carter, Aidan Quinn, Rory Jennings
Roles Caroline Beaufort Frankenstein
Rating63% 3.199963.199963.199963.199963.19996
"I busied myself to think of a story which would speak to the mysterious fears of our nature and awaken thrilling horror; one to make the reader dread to look around, to curdle the blood, and quicken the beatings of the heart." In 1794, Captain Walton leads a daring, but troubled, expedition to reach the North Pole. While their ship is trapped in the ice of the Arctic Sea, Walton and his crew discover a man traveling across the Arctic on his own. The man reveals that his name is Victor Frankenstein and begins his tale.
To Kill a Priest, 1h57
Directed by Agnieszka Holland
Origin France
Genres Drama, Thriller, Historical
Themes Assassinat, Politique, Films about religion, Political films
Actors Christophe Lambert, Ed Harris, Joss Ackland, Tim Roth, Jerome Flynn, Timothy Spall
Roles Halina
Rating61% 3.0994253.0994253.0994253.0994253.099425
Le film s'inspire de la vie du prêtre Jerzy Popieluszko, membre de Solidarność, arrêté, torturé et assassiné par la police secrète communiste, la Służba Bezpieczeństwa (Sécurité intérieure), le 19 octobre 1984.
Coast to Coast
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama
Themes Transport films, Road movies
Actors Lenny Henry, John Shea, Peter Vaughan, George Baker, Cherie Lunghi, Pete Postlethwaite
Roles Susan
Rating80% 4.043944.043944.043944.043944.04394
A story of two guys Ritchie Lee (Lenny Henry) and John Carloff (John Shea) who team up to start a mobile soul disco after converting an old ice cream van into what I would describe as the pope mobile with attitude things start to take a turn for the worse.
The Mission, 2h6
Directed by Roland Joffé
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Action, Adventure, Historical
Themes Films about religion, Indiens d'Amazonie
Actors Robert De Niro, Jeremy Irons, Ray McAnally, Aidan Quinn, Cherie Lunghi, Liam Neeson
Roles Carlotta
Rating73% 3.699793.699793.699793.699793.69979
The film is set in the 1750s and involves Spanish Jesuit priest Father Gabriel (Jeremy Irons) who enters the South American jungle to build a mission station and convert a Guaraní community to Christianity. The Guaraní community above the perilous Iguazu Falls has tied a priest to a cross and sent him over the falls to his death. Father Gabriel travels to the falls, climbs to the top, and plays his oboe. The Guaraní warriors, captivated by the music, allow him to live.