After winning the Critics’ Circle Theatre Award for Best
Newcomer in 2001 for her performances in Redundant at the
Royal Court Theatre and Boston Marriage at the Donmar Warehouse,
Lyndsey has performed leading roles in fourteen theatre
productions, most recently alongside Hollywood star James McAvoy in
the 2009 West End production Three Days of Rain. In 2003,
she won the TMA Theatre Award for Best Supporting Actress in A
Midsummer Night’s Dream.
On TV, Lyndsey has starred as Cleopatra in HBO’s Rome,
with Julie Walters in the BBC One Drama A Short Stay in
Switzerland, and in the new series of Agatha Christie’s
Marple for ITV1.
Lyndsey’s film work includes playing Lottie in the Paramount
Pictures film The Hours alongside Nicole Kidman.