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Andrea Riseborough
Andrea Riseborough
Biographical Information
Born: 20 November 1981
Physical Information
Species: Human
Gender: Female
Hair Colour: Brown
Eye Colour: Brown
Birthplace: Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England, UK
Family Information
Family Members: Sister Laura
Living or Deceased
Alive or Dead?: Living
Characters They Portray
Acting Appearances: Annie - Being Human - Pilot
Non-Acting Appearances: N/A

Andrea Riseborough is a former member of the National Youth Theatre. Appeared as "Bone Girl" in an amateur production of "Dog Days" which won the 1999 Mike Figgis Award.

Trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts (RADA).

Won the 2006 Ian Charleson Award which recognizes exceptional classical stage performances from actors under 30, for her performances in "Miss Julie" in "Measure For Measure".

Member of the National Youth Theatre.

Hailed by The Sunday Times Magazine as one of Britain's finest Rising Stars along with Romola Garai, Matthew Goode, Hugh Dancy, Eddie Redmayne, Gemma Arterton, Hayley Atwell, Richard Coyle, Tom Sturridge, Rachel Hurd Wood, Eliza Bennet Daniel Mays and Kaya Scodelario (2009).

She played Annie Sawyer in the pilot episode.