Vicky Lee McClure(born 8 May 1983) is an English actress , best known for her work in the films of director Shane Meadows . She played the title character's sister Ladine inA Room for Romeo Brass(1999), and featured in Meadows's successful project and spin offs,This Is England(2006),This is England '86(2010),This Is England '88(2011) andThis Is England '90(2015).
and educated at the Fernwood Comprehensive School. She also attended the Central Television Workshop where she was spotted by Samantha Morton who helped launch her career.
,McClure spoke of Meadows approaching her for the role while she was in a pub with Andrew Shim . She described the making of the film, which was highly improvised , as "constant laughing and jokes." In 2011, her continued performance as Frances Lorraine "Lol" Jenkins inThis is England '86won her both the British Academy Television Award for Best Actress and the Royal Television Society Award for Best Actress .
She admitted to being slightly star-struck upon first meeting Madonna: "I tried to act as cool as possible but inside I'm like, "Oh my God; there's Madonna!" You can't help it."The film premiered at the Berlin International Film Festival on 13 February 2008.
She also joined the cast of the British police procedural television series , Line of Duty , in 2012 as DC Kate Fleming, continuing on in the same role in Series 2 (2014) and Series 3 (2016). In 2013, she appeared in the British action-thriller filmHummingbirdopposite Jason Statham .
, based on the book of the same name by Joseph Conrad .
Line of Dutyco-star Craig Parkinson .
|1999||A Room for Romeo Brass||Ladine Brass|
|2000||Doctors||Kirsty Dunns||TV series (1 episode: "Love Me Tender")|
|2002||Tough Love||Zoe Love||TV movie|
|2006||This Is England||Frances Lorraine “Lol” Jenkins|
|2008||Filth and Wisdom||Juliette|
|2009||Enough Rope||Iris||video short|
|Cast Offs||Claire||TV series (1 episode: "Carrie")|
|2010||Five Daughters||Stacy Nicholls||TV series (3 episodes)|
|Just Before Dawn||Fay||short|
|This Is England '86||Frances Lorraine “Lol” Jenkins|| BAFTA TV Award for Best Actress|
RTS Award for Best Actress
TV Choice Award for Best Actress
|2011||Walk Like a Panther||TV series|
|Stolen||DC Manda Healey||TV movie|
|Coming Up||Kelly||TV series (1 episode: "Rough Skin")|
|The Body Farm||Tess Williams||TV series (1 episode: "Sexual Intentions")|
|This Is England '88||Frances Lorraine “Lol” Jenkins||TV series (3 episodes)|
|2012||True Love||Serena||TV series (1 episode: "Nick")|
|Line of Duty||DC Kate Fleming||TV series|
|2013||Broadchurch||Karen White||TV series|
|2014||Line of Duty||DC Kate Fleming||TV series|
|This Is England '90||Frances Lorraine “Lol” Jenkins||TV series (4 episodes)|
|2016||The Secret Agent||Winnie||TV series (3 episodes)|
|Line of Duty|| DS Kate Fleming (promoted at the end|
|Year||Result||Award||Category||Film or series||Character|
|2011||Nominated||TV Quick Award||Best Actress||This is England '86||Lol|
|2011||Won||RTS Television Award||Best Actor (Female)||This is England '86||Lol|
|2011||Won||BAFTA Television Awards||Best Actress||This is England '86||Lol|
|2012||Nominated||RTS Television Award||Best Actor (Female)||This is England '88||Lol|
|2012||Nominated||BAFTA Television Awards||Best Actress||This is England '88||Lol|
|2012||Nominated||Glamour Award||Pandora Breakthrough|
|2015||Nominated||BAFTA Television Awards||Best Supporting Actress||Line of Duty||DC Kate Fleming|
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