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Valerie Lilley is a Actor born on 14 april 1939 at Larne (United-kingdom)

Valerie Lilley

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Birth 14 april 1939 (81 years) at Larne (United-kingdom)

Valerie Lilley (born 14 April 1939) is a Northern Irish actress who has played many television roles on dramas such as Doctors and Grange Hill. Lilley most recently appeared on Channel 4's serial drama Shameless portraying Patty Croker, Libby's wheelchair confined mother.

Lilley trained with Joan Littlewood’s Arts Workshop in London during the early sixties and received an early boost, which included appearing alongside Stephen Rea. She spent many years as a stage actress throughout the UK. In 1982 she took a minor role in another local television play, Stewart Parker’s Iris in the Traffic, Ruby in the Rain, starring Frances Tomelty. Also in 1982, Lilley appeared in two other televised plays, '‘Potato Head Blues’' and the troubles rooted ‘'Billy Boy’' with James Ellis. Lilley was also a regular in ITV's ill-fated Albion Market.

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Filmography of Valerie Lilley (6 films)

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I Know You Know
Directed by Justin Kerrigan
Genres Drama, Thriller, Comedy
Actors Robert Carlyle, David Bradley, Ewen Bremner, Valerie Lilley, Ross O'Hennessy, Daniel Flynn
Roles Lilly
Rating61% 3.0997353.0997353.0997353.0997353.099735
Un jeune homme découvre que son père est un agent du MI6.
Anybody's Nightmare, 1h37
Directed by Tristram Powell
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Crime
Themes Prison films
Actors Patricia Routledge, David Calder, Malcolm Sinclair, Albert Welling, Michael Culver, Peter Halliday
Roles Mrs. Dobson
Rating71% 3.5667153.5667153.5667153.5667153.566715
The film depicts Sheila Bowler's wrongful conviction and imprisonment for murdering her elderly aunt, and her son and daughters quest for justice, and her eventual acquittal.
Priest (1994)
, 1h50
Directed by Antonia Bird
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama, Romance
Themes Films about families, Films about religion, Films about sexuality, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films, LGBT-related films about religion, LGBT-related film
Actors Linus Roache, Tom Wilkinson, Robert Carlyle, Brad Dourif, Cathy Tyson, Christine Tremarco
Roles Sister Kevin
Rating69% 3.498053.498053.498053.498053.49805
Father Greg Pilkington, newly assigned to St. Mary's parish in inner-city Liverpool, is startled to discover Father Matthew Thomas is engaged in a sexual relationship with rectory housekeeper Maria Kerrigan. Moreover, Father Thomas is a left-wing radical and an outspoken proponent of Liberation Theology, leading him to constant clashes and bickering with the Bishop—who nevertheless appreciates his abilities.
Scrubbers (1982)
, 1h30
Directed by Mai Zetterling
Origin United-kingdom
Genres Drama
Themes Prison films, Films about sexuality, Erotic films, Sexploitation films, Women in prison films
Actors Kathy Burke, Eva Mottley, Honey Bane, Dana Gillespie, Pauline Melville, Pam St. Clement
Roles Nun
Rating55% 2.759092.759092.759092.759092.75909
Two girls escape from an open borstal. Annetta (Chrissie Cotterill) wants to visit her baby daughter who is being raised in a convent. Carol (Amanda York) plans to be recaptured and sent to the closed borstal where her girlfriend Doreen is being held. Carol's plan works, but she is devastated to find that Doreen has a new girlfriend. Doreen and the girlfriend taunt Carol. Annetta is arrested at the convent and sent to the same closed borstal. She assumes Carol "grassed" her up and proceeds to plan her revenge. Inmate Eddie professes her love for Carol and offers protection, so Carol begins a relationship with her. Annetta's constant bullying attempts keep her in solitary confinement. When Eddie is released Carol loses her protection and Annetta plans another attack.