Kerry Lauren Fox (born 30 July 1966) is a New Zealand actress. She came to prominence playing author Janet Frame in the movie An Angel at My Table directed by Jane Campion, which gained her a Best Actress Award from the New Zealand Film and Television Awards.
Kerry Fox was born in Wellington. She has gone on to build an international career, working far and wide in quality independent films and on television. She received praise and a nomination for the Australian Film Institute Awards for her leading role in Country Life, starred in Danny Boyle's breakout British hit Shallow Grave with Ewan McGregor, and was nominated for the Canadian Academy Award (Genie Award) for her supporting role in The Hanging Garden.
In 2001 she won the Silver Bear for Best Actress for her role as Claire in Intimacy (directed by Patrice Chéreau) at the Berlin Film Festival. In this film she performed real, rather than simulated, fellatio.
In autumn 2009 she appeared alongside John Simm, Lucy Cohu and Ian Hart in the Duke of York's Theatre production of Andrew Bovell's play Speaking In Tongues. In 2011 she played Oriel Lamb in the television adaptation of Tim Winton's novel Cloudstreet.
, 1h32 OriginUnited-kingdom GenresDrama ThemesPolitical films ActorsAdeel Akhtar, Nicholas Burns, Ben Chaplin, Shaun Evans, Kerry Fox, Phoebe Fox Roles Maria Rating67% Over the course of three days, eight government aides and the Defence Secretary participate in a war-game which has taken place regularly among British civil servants since the 1960s, as a way to help them formulate government procedure in the event of nuclear war. In the depicted meetings, set in 2014, the group discusses possible UK policy in the fictional event of a nuclear detonation in Mumbai, India by a Pakistani organisation.
, 1h40 Directed byIain Softley OriginUnited-kingdom GenresDrama, Thriller, Crime ActorsTuppence Middleton, Kerry Fox, Aneurin Barnard, Alexandra Roach, Stanley Weber, Frances de la Tour Roles Julia Rating56% The film starts with Micky (Tuppence Middleton), regaining consciousness in an hospital with Dr. Muller (Erich Redman) asking her if she remembers anything. Micky has suffered severe burn injuries and is suffering from amnesia. Over time she under goes reconstructive surgery and during a session of psychotherapy with Dr. Sylvie Wells (Emilia Fox) we are informed that she is 20 years old and lives in London. Her parents died in a car accident when she was 9 years old. Her late aunt, Elinor (Frances de la Tour) took care of her ever since. Elinor had died recently sometime before Micky's accident. In the hospital Micky is shown photographs of her friends and relatives but she can't recognize anybody.
, 1h55 Directed byAndrew Adamson GenresDrama, War ActorsHugh Laurie, Kerry Fox, Eka Darville Roles Mrs. Watts Rating70% In 1989, as a war rages on in the province of Bougainville— then called North Solomons — in Papua New Guinea, Mr. Watts (Hugh Laurie), the only white man left on the island after a blockade, re-opens the local school. He begins reading the Charles Dickens novel Great Expectations, which transfixes a young girl named Matilda (Xzannjah). She finds comfort in the story of a Victorian orphan, Pip (Eka Darville), when her own world is falling apart. The "Redskins", an army sent to destroy the local rebels, are getting closer. Matilda writes 'Pip' in the sand. This simple act leads to terrible consequences when the Redskins suspect Pip to be a rebel leader and demand he be brought before them.
, 1h43 Directed byHans-Christian Schmid, Hans-Christian Schmid OriginGerman GenresDrama, Thriller ActorsKerry Fox, Anamaria Marinca, Stephen Dillane, Rolf Holger Lassgård, Alexander Fehling, Tarik Filipović Roles Hannah Maynard Rating68% 2009, Tribunal Pénal International de La Haye.
Goran Duric, en passe d'accéder à la présidence serbe, comparaît pour Crimes contre l'Humanité. La Procureure Hannah Maynard, discréditée par les déclarations mensongères de son unique témoin, réalise que Mira, la sœur de ce dernier, connaît bien mieux l'accusé qu'elle ne veut l'avouer... Malgré les risques encourus pour sa vie, Mira cède aux pressions d'Hannah et décide de témoigner. Mais c'est sans compter sur les rouages politiques du Tribunal, auxquels leur nouvelle complicité se trouve bientôt confrontée...