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Victoria Wood

69 Years
Full Name
Victoria Wood
May 19, 1953
Prestwich, Lancashire

Victoria Wood Biography

British comedian, actress, lyricist, singer, composer, pianist, screenwriter, producer, and director was named for Victoria Wood. She was best known for writing and starring in many ketches, plays, musicals, films, and sitcoms. She was also well-recognized for her skills in observational comedy and in satirizing aspects of social class. Starting her career in the year 1974, she was active till the year 2015. Co-starred with Timothy Spall in Sky television's three-part television adaptation of "Fungus the Bogeyman"; this became Victoria Wood's final acting role. In the year 1974, she won the ATV talent show "New Faces" and then she established herself as a comedy star in the 1980s. For the sketch series "Victoria Wood: As Seen on TV" (1985-1987) which became one of Britain's most popular stand-up comics winning a BAFTA TV Award in 1986. She won her second BAFTA for An Audience with Victoria Wood (1988). In the year 2006, she came tenth in ITV's poll of the British public's 50 Greatest TV Stars. She passed away on 20th April 2016.

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