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Wilton, Penelope 1946-

Overview
Works: 174 works in 677 publications in 5 languages and 36,270 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television series  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  Historical television programs  Television melodramas  Television mini-series  Television programs  Made-for-TV movies  Fiction 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Former owner, ntr, Contributor
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
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Most widely held works about Penelope Wilton
 
Most widely held works by Penelope Wilton
Downton Abbey by Julian Fellowes( Visual )

28 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and French and held by 4,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Great War rages across Europe, and not even the serene Yorkshire countryside is free from its effects. The men and women of Downton are doing their part: heir Matthew Crawley and footman Thomas Barrow are off fighting, while Lady Grantham and Isobel Crawley are squabbling over whether Downton should be used as a hospital. Lady Mary is seeing a wealthy newspaper magnate while Lady Edith becomes much warmer and Lady Sybil seeks to ingratiate herself with the staff. Below stairs, as his former wife bedevils John and Anna, Mr. Carson and Mrs. Hughes struggle to keep the house running smoothly
Othello by William Shakespeare( Visual )

74 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's play about the tragic consequences of jealousy. Othello appoints Cassio as his chief lieutenant, arousing the jealosy of Iago, who conspires to undo them both. Iago tells Othello that his wife, the beautiful Desdemona, is having an affair with Cassio. Othello strangles Desdemona before learning of Iago's evil, and then kills himself in remorse
Pride & prejudice by Jane Austen( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 2,215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hartfordshire with his overbearing wife and 5 daughters. There is the beautiful Jane, the clever Elizabeth, the bookish Mary, the immature Kitty and the wild Lydia. Unfortunately, if Mr. Bennet dies their house will be inherited by a distant cousin whom they have never met. The family's future happiness and security is dependent on the daughters making good marriages. Life is uneventful until the arrival in the neighbourhood of the rich gentleman Mr. Bingley, who rents a large house so he can spend the summer in the country. Mr Bingley brings with him his sister and the dashing, rich, but proud Mr. Darcy. Love soon buds for one of the Bennet sisters, while another sister may have jumped to a hasty prejudgment. For the Bennet sisters many trials and tribulations stand between them and their happiness
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel by Maggie Smith( Visual )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When seven cash-strapped seniors decide to 'outsource' their retirement to a resort in far-off India, friendship and romance blossom in the most unexpected ways." -- Container
Downton Abbey by Jessica Fellowes( Visual )

9 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spring, 1920 - The Great War is over and a long-awaited engagement is on, but all is not tranquil at Downton Abbey as wretching social changes, romantic intrigues, and personal crises grip the majestic English country estate for a third thrilling season
Downton Abbey by Julian Fellowes( Visual )

4 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 2,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Season Five begins in 1924, the radio is the latest miracle, a new Labour government heralds changes through the land, and Downton's traditional ways are besieged on all fronts. Robert, Mary, and Branson must navigate these shifting sands together to ensure the future of the estate for generations to come. As Branson finds himself playing a more crucial role at Downton than ever before, he can't help but question his place in the world. Mary is finally coming to accept that she would like to marry again, but will she ever be able to find the same happiness that she had with Matthew? And with no news of her beloved Gregson, Edith suffers under the burden of her terrible secret. Downstairs, all of the servants must consider what effect social changes may have on their working lives. No one, Mr. Carson to Daisy, will be left unaffected. The Crawley family and the servants who work for them remain inseparably intertwined as they rise to meet the new challenges of the day
Downton Abbey by Julian Fellowes( Visual )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 1,923 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

1922. Six months after Matthew's tragic death, his loss is still felt throughout Downton Abbey. Mary struggles to face a new future with her fatherless child, and is encouraged by the family to pick up the pieces. Accepting a new role on the estate, the now-eligible Mary also finds herself the reluctant object of attention from a number of eager suitors. With the twenties in full swing and the tides of change sweeping through Downton, Rose's continued attraction to the bright lights of London spells trouble for the Crawleys, and Edith's budding relationship with Michael Gregson is threatened by events beyond her control. Meanwhile, below stairs, passions run high and young hearts look set to be broken
Match point by Woody Allen( Visual )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Former tennis pro Chris Wilton stumbles into good fortune when Chloe Hewett, the daughter of a wealthy businessman and the sister of one of his tennis students, falls in love with him. But when Chris meets Nola, a much deeper passion is stirred. His desire isn't deterred even after he discovers that Nola is already dating Chloe's brother. But when their affair threatens Chris's increasingly cozy lifestyle, Chris begins to consider a drastic solution
Iris by Richard Eyre( Visual )

21 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and French and held by 1,558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Iris Murdoch es una conocida y respetada filósofa y autora de más de 26 obras. Admirada por su modo de actuar radical y su gran pasión por las letras y la libertad, le resulta difícil aceptar el hecho de envejecer, ya que siempre ha estado acostumbrada a llevar una vida muy independiente. Sólamente su esposo de muchos años John Bayley y su mejor amiga Janet Stone, le podrán ayudar a hacer frente a su progresiva enfermedad. Será a través de los recuerdos e imágenes de John que conoceremos la magnífica obra y vida de Iris, desde sus primeros años en Oxford y las mejores épocas de su matrimonio, hasta la dura actualidad. John siempre estuvo a su lado a pesar de verla cada dia perder su vitalidad. Iris es una cinta que nos demuestra que el verdadero amor nunca se podrá olvidar."--Envase
Cry freedom by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

81 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 1,538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The true story of the friendship between black activist Stephen Biko and white newspaper editor Donald Woods, who was instrumental in bringing Biko's anti-apartheid message to the international community
The second best exotic Marigold Hotel by John Madden( Visual )

7 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,509 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the Best Exotic Marigold Hotel has only a single remaining vacancy - posing a rooming predicament for two fresh arrivals - Sonny pursues his expansionist dream of opening a second hotel
Downton Abbey by Julian Fellowes( Visual )

4 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 1,446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The year is 1925. Momentous changes threaten the great house, its owners, and its servants, while past scandals continue to loom. Return to the sumptuous setting of Downton Abbey for the sixth and final season to discover what will finally become of the Crawley family, and the servants who work for them, as they face new challenges and begin forging different paths in a rapidly changing world. Secrets and rifts threaten the unity of the family, while those below stairs continue to navigate social changes which put their futures in jeopardy
Shaun of the dead by Edgar Wright( Visual )

9 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 1,401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There comes a time in every man's life when he has no choice but to get up off the couch and kill some zombies. When flesh-eating zombies go on the hunt for a bite to eat, it is up to Shaun and his best pal Ed to save their friends and family from becoming the next entrée
Wives and daughters by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Visual )

10 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sweet Molly Gibson was living life pleasantly when her widowed father decides that, for the good of his daughter, he must remarry. In comes Claire and Molly's life is turned upside down by the usually well meaning but off-the-mark Claire, who insists on things being done the proper way. Added to the stew is Claire's beautiful, educated daughter Cynthia, and the Hamleys, a well-to-do family headed by a squire who is not happy about the romantic interests of his sons
King Lear by William Shakespeare( Visual )

30 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,186 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents William Shakespeare's plays about a foolish king who divides his realm between two ungrateful daughters
The French lieutenant's woman by Karel Reisz( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A parallel narrative of a Victorian-era gentleman and the social outcast he risks everything to love, and of the contemporary actors cast in those roles and immersed in their own forbidden affair
Belle by Matthew Goode( Visual )

18 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 953 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Dido Elizabeth Belle, an eighteenth-century English woman of mixed race, is raised in privilege by her aristocratic great-uncle and his wife, she is denied a proper social standing because of her skin color. But when Dido falls in love with a young idealist lawyer who aspires to create positive change, she finds herself caught between two worlds
Doctor Who( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 804 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Doctor and Donna Noble travel back to Pompeii in AD 79 on the eve of the infamous eruption, investigate a series of grisly murders with the help of Agatha Christie, journey to the homeworld of the sinister Ood, face an old enemy of the Doctor's, and more
The borrowers by Mary Norton( Visual )

15 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 582 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Relates the adventures of a family of miniature humans who live by borrowing things from normal-sized people
Mrs. Warren's profession by Bernard Shaw( Visual )

4 editions published between 1976 and 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the bonus play, "Mrs. Landfrey and her three children return to England after 18 years abroad, where a chance encounter with their traditionalist husband and father quickly entangles them in a series of comic events"--Container
 
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Alternative Names
NELL WILTON

Penelope Wilton actrice britannique

Penelope Wilton attrice inglese

Penelope Wilton britische Schauspielerin

Penelope Wilton britisk skuespiller

Penelope Wilton Brits filmacteur

Penelope Wilton Brits filmactrice

Winton, Penelope 1946-

Пенелопа Уилтон

פנלופה וילטון

بينيلوب ويلتون

پنلوپه ویلتون بازیگر بریتانیایی

퍼넬러피 윌턴

Languages
English (313)

French (19)

Spanish (19)

German (15)

Italian (2)

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Pride & prejudiceMatch pointIrisShaun of the deadWives and daughtersDoctor WhoThe borrowers