WorldCat Identities

Sharp, Lesley 1964-

Overview
Works: 129 works in 330 publications in 5 languages and 10,442 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television series  History  Historical television programs  Television adaptations  Television mini-series  Television crime shows  Made-for-TV movies  Detective and mystery television programs  Thrillers (Television programs) 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Lesley Sharp
 
Most widely held works by Lesley Sharp
Vera Drake by Mike Leigh( Visual )

2 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vera Drake is a devoted, working-class mother in 1950s London who is both beloved and admired by everyone who surrounds her. Yet she bares a secret that few people know about, she induces miscarriages for women who do not wish to bare children. To her, it is a mission of kindness, of charity, of love. But when a miscarriage goes horribly wrong, Vera has to face the authorities, sending her life into tragedy. From acclaimed director Mike Leigh, Vera Drake stars Imelda Staunton in a career defining performance for which Newsday raved, "&#x0085%x;the kind of role that elevates an actress into a lofty realm where those who never knew her suddenly knew it all along."
The full monty by Peter Cattaneo( Visual )

10 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Six unemployed men, inspired by a touring group of male strippers, decide they can make a small fortune by putting on a striptease show of their ow -- with one small difference. They intend to go the "full monty" and strip completely naked! In this hilarious, heartfelt comedy, these six friends discover the inner strength to bare it all in front of the world." -- Back of container
Doctor Who( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 880 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
Carrie's war by Coky Giedroyc( Visual )

4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the start of World War II, 14-year-old Carrie and her younger brother Nick are separated from their mother and evacuated from war-torn London to a rural village in Wales, where they now live with a puritanical shopkeeper and his spinster sister
The diary of Anne Frank by Jon Jones( Visual )

5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this production based on the classic book, teenager Anne Frank tells, in her own words, how she and her Jewish family hid from the Nazis during World War II. As time drags on, they must balance the fear of their situation and "normal" family life
Naked by Mike Leigh( Visual )

59 editions published between 1993 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 735 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A charming, eloquent, and vicious drifter on the lam in London rejects those who would care for him and hurls himself into a nocturnal odyssey through the city, colliding with a succession of desperate and dispossessed people and scorching everyone in his path
Scott and Bailey by Suranne Jones( Visual )

15 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in English and German and held by 494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scott & Bailey is a thrilling investigative drama series exploring the personal and professional lives of two female detectives. Despite their differences, impulsive, funny and single Rachel and reflective, married mother-of-two Janet, have a great partnership. Thrown together in the toughest of murder cases, they have become the best of friends, ready to support each other both in and away from the incident room. Each episode sees Rachel and Janet face a serious crime that is both challenging and emotionally difficult, whilst coping with their complex personal lives. Scott and Bailey is an honest and powerful crime drama series. As seen on ABC1
The moonstone by Wilkie Collins( Visual )

2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A stolen Hindu diamond, the Moonstone, works its curse after being stolen from it's shrine. Just before Rachel's birthday, a man named Franklin Blake announces to Rachel that the Moonstone has been bequeathed to her by Herncastle. Blake gives her the jewel on her birthday and offers to mount the jewel for her to wear. The jewel goes missing and Rachel believes that Blake stole it. Determined to prove his innocence, Blake leaves in order to pursue the real truth behind the theft
Scott and Bailey by Not Available( Visual )

14 editions published between 2012 and 2016 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scott & Bailey is a thrilling investigative drama series exploring the personal and professional lives of two female detectives. Janet Scott and Rachael Bailey are two detectives from the Major Incident Team of the Manchester Metropolitan Police Department. Despite their differences, impulsive, funny and single Rachel and reflective, married mother-of-two Janet, have a great partnership. Thrown together in the toughest of murder cases, they have become the best of friends, ready to support each other both in and away from the incident room. Each episode sees Rachel and Janet face a serious crime that is both challenging and emotionally difficult, whilst coping with their complex personal lives. Scott and Bailey is an honest and powerful crime drama series
Scott and Bailey( Visual )

9 editions published between 2014 and 2016 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Battle-scarred from their conflict, Rachel and Janet decide to move forward with focus and honesty. But when they both pass the promotion board with flying colors, it falls to Gill to choose who stays on as Sergeant at Syndicate 9, and their newfound harmony is threatened. Rachel's self-doubt sees her struggle with balancing her ambition with a new relationship, which may just be the best she's ever had. Meanwhile, Janet's home life throws up some parental challenges, and a fatal error puts her under investigation for the first time in her career. In the face of a threat to their brilliant mentor DSI Gill Murray, Scott and Bailey are determined to get her over the finish line to retirement with her phenomenal reputation in tact
Scott and Bailey( Visual )

9 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All eight episodes from the second series of the ITV detective drama. Suranne Jones and Lesley Sharp star as two homicide detectives working for the Greater Manchester Major Incident Team. As Janet Scott (Sharp) and Rachel Bailey (Jones) investigate a string of macabre crimes across the city, they must also face up to some harsh truths in their own personal lives
Scott and Bailey by Scott & Bailey (Television program)( Visual )

6 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 361 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rachel Bailey and Janet Scott are back for another season. Upon stepping into the position of acting DI, Rachel senses the growing divide amongst her team. With Janet preoccupied by the arrest of her daughter and unable to advise on the situation, the two are left struggling to refocus on the horrific case at hand, the sinister world of Darknet
Red Riding by Tony Grisoni( Visual )

3 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a failed attempt to crack Fleet Street, a cynical journalist returns to his homeland of Yorkshire and finds himself assigned to report on the case of a local girl who has gone missing. But after her bizarrely mutilated body is discovered, he is thrown into a sleaze infested, nightmarish world of corruption. As the killer's identity remains a mystery, savage events spiral out of control, spanning generations and leading to a shocking climax
Afterlife( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 268 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

University lecturer Robert Bridge feels skeptical about all things paranormal until he meets Alison Mundy, who has seen and heard spirits since she was a child. Robert thinks she's the real deal, a genuine psychic who risks her life to help people heal from relationships torn apart by death. He's in for a shock, though, when Allison tries to help him accept the accidental killing of his own son
Afterlife( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alison accepts that the spirits she has seen since she was a child will never leave her. After nearly dying during a seance in which she was inhabited by the spirit of Robert's dead son, she determines that the dead should not dictate her life and she wants to help the living. Robert, meanwhile, is in turmoil. Once a total skeptic, his beliefs have been shaken by what he witnessed at the seance and he now struggles to make sense of his life
From hell by Allen Hughes( Visual )

7 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and Spanish and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1888 London's Whitechapel slums, poor women like Mary Kelly and her friends walk the streets for a living. When the streetwalkers begin to be murdered one by one, it attracts the attention of Inspector Abberline, who takes a personal interest in the case, and Mary Kelly. Now he must use his psychic abilities to stop the most notorious serial killer in history--Jack the Ripper--before Mary is killed
Red riding( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veteran police officer, Peter Hunter, is called in to tackle the baffling mystery of the Yorkshire Ripper that has confounded the local law enforcement for years. Hunter soon finds that the only thing more challenging than catching the Ripper is getting his fellow officers to investigate the corruption he believes is at the heart of the case
Cranford by Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Return to Cranford [DVDC 4011 pt. 2]: The two-part saga Return to Cranford opens to a struggling Cranford, a traditional English village that in autumn 1844 is airing the conflicts that accompany progress
Dandelion dead( Visual )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a true crime story that shocked '20s Britain, this is the story of Major Herbert Armstrong, a staid lawyer in a small Welsh town who was charged with poisoning his wife and a business rival with arsenic
Scott & Bailey( Visual )

3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Janet Scott en Rachel Bailey, twee bevriende rechercheurs bij de politie van Manchester, worden dagelijks geconfronteerd met ernstige misdrijven
 
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Alternative Names
Lesley Sharp actrice

Lesley Sharp actrice britannique

Lesley Sharp attrice inglese

Lesley Sharp brita aktoro

Lesley Sharp britische Film- und Theaterschauspielerin

Lesley Sharp britisk skodespelar

Lesley Sharp britisk skuespiller

Lesley Sharp Brits actrice

Lesley Sharp brittisk skådespelare

Шарп, Лесли

Լեսլի Շարպ դերասանուհի

לזלי שארפ

لسلی شارپ بازیگر بریتانیایی

レスリー・シャープ

萊斯莉·夏普

Languages
English (147)

Italian (3)

German (1)

French (1)

Spanish (1)

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