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Wilton, Penelope 1946-

Overview
Works: 234 works in 717 publications in 5 languages and 38,162 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television series  Film adaptations  Historical television programs  Television melodramas  Comedy films  Television adaptations  Television programs  Fiction  Made-for-TV movies 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Former owner, Contributor, ntr
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Penelope Wilton
 
Most widely held works by Penelope Wilton
Downton Abbey by Jessica Fellowes( Visual )

31 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 8,098 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The War is over and a long-awaited engagement is on, but all is not tranquil at Downton Abbey as wrenching social changes, romantic intrigues, and personal crises grip the majestic English country estate. In the wake of World War I, Robert, Earl of Grantham, sticks to his duty to maintain Downton more firmly than ever
Downton Abbey by Maggie Smith( Visual )

24 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 4,296 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 )

76 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,371 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 Joe Wright( Visual )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 2,245 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 neighborhood 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 is 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 )

12 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 2,233 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
The second best exotic Marigold Hotel( Visual )

9 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 1,873 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Now that his first venture has been proven successful, ever-confident Sonny is busy juggling plans for a second resort ... as well as his own wedding. But his efforts are constantly hampered by hilarious complications, and in order to pull it all together, he'll need a little help and encouragement from his resident friends
Match point by Woody Allen( Visual )

23 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,754 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 )

19 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in English and held by 1,553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La vie mouvementée d'Iris Murdoch, romancière britannique née à Dublin, en 1919, et décédée en 1999, atteinte de la maladie d'Alzheimer... Une bouleversante histoire d'amour
Cry freedom by Richard Attenborough( Visual )

55 editions published between 1987 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 1,488 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
Shaun of the dead by Edgar Wright( Visual )

8 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 1,349 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 )

13 editions published between 2001 and 2007 in English and held by 1,243 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 )

23 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 1,190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's plays in which tragedy occurs when an old king divides his kingdom between his daughters
The French lieutenant's woman by Karel Reisz( Visual )

7 editions published between 1981 and 2015 in English and German and held by 1,058 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 )

17 editions published in 2014 in English and French and held by 1,000 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 857 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 )

12 editions published between 1992 and 1998 in English and held by 555 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 )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 514 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
Carrington by Christopher Hampton( Visual )

5 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the life of Dora Carrington, who graduated from the Slade School of Fine Art in London and was regarded as a painter of exceptional promise. Centred around her love life it is a tale of lifelong love with unorthodox consequences
The BFG by Roald Dahl( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 439 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It tells the imaginative story of a young girl and the Giant who introduces her to the wonders and perils of Giant Country. The BFG, while a giant himself, is a Big Friendly Giant and nothing like the other inhabitants of Giant Country. Standing 24-feet tall with enormous ears and a keen sense of smell, he is endearingly dim-witted and keeps to himself for the most part
Agatha Christie Marple( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 403 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Miss Marple returns to help solve mysteries with her keen powers of observation and her quiet common-sense analysis. A pocket full of rye: Who poisoned the wealthy businessman Rex rotescue? Miss Marple barely has time to ponder this question before her former maid Gladys turns up strangled on the Fortescue estate. Murder is Easy: Murder is easy, says elederly Miss Pinkerton to Miss Marple during a chance encounter on a train. However, when Miss Pinkerton herself dies, Miss Marple believes it was no accident. The Do it with Mirrors: Miss Marple's old friend Carrie-Louise has always had a soft heart for charitable causes. This time it's juvenile criminals lodged in a reformatory on her estate. Murder and mystery follow needing Miss Marple's sleuthing skills. Why Didn't they Ask Evans? A dying man's last words turn young Bobby Attfield into an amateur detective. With the help of two assistants, socialite Frankie Derwent and Jane Marple, he sets out to solve the riddle they pose
 
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Pride & prejudice
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

Penelope Wilton English actress

Winton, Penelope 1946-

Пенелопа Уилтон

פנלופה וילטון

بينيلوب ويلتون

پنلوپه ویلتون بازیگر بریتانیایی

퍼넬러피 윌턴

ペネロープ・ウィルトン

彭妮露比·韋頓

Languages
English (321)

German (14)

French (9)

Spanish (3)

Italian (2)

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Pride & prejudiceMatch pointIrisShaun of the deadWives and daughtersDoctor WhoThe borrowers