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Sharp, Lesley 1964-

Overview
Works: 100 works in 201 publications in 5 languages and 7,133 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Television adaptations  Film adaptations  History  Fiction  Personal narratives  Television programs  Personal narratives‡vJewish  Diaries  Juvenile works 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PN1992.77, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lesley Sharp
Vera Drake by Mike Leigh ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1,296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abortionist Vera Drake finds her beliefs and practices clash with the mores of 1950s Britain
Carrie's war by Nina Bawden ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 900 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, and are forced to live with a puritanical shopkeeper and his spinster sister
The diary of Anne Frank ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 740 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 )
39 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 705 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
Doctor Who ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 648 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
The moonstone by Wilkie Collins ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2005 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 504 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
The full monty by Peter Cattaneo ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 400 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El cierre de la fábrica de acero de Yorkshire deja sin trabajo a casi toda la población masculina. Gaz, uno de los obreros afectados, perderá el derecho de ver a su hijo si no consigue dinero para pagar la pensión de manutención familiar a su mujer. En medio de la desesperación, se le ocurre una idea, a primera vista disparatada, y se la plantea a los amigos que están en la misma situación: organizar un espectáculo de strip-tease. (FILMAFFINITY)
Red Riding ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These three separate but interrelated films move unflinchingly through a turbulent and tragic decade in the West Riding region of Yorkshire, England. Serial murders, child abductions and rampant police corruption abound -- no one escapes undamaged
Scott and Bailey ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two female detectives, one motherly, the other emotionally immature, have varying levels of success applying their eccentric outlooks on life to their police cases and private lives
Afterlife ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in English and French and held by 200 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
From hell by Allen Hughes ( Visual )
5 editions published in 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 193 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 148 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 119 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
Afterlife ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2014 in French and English and held by 112 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
Dandelion dead ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on a true crime story that shocked '20s Britain, this compelling mini-series stars Michael Kitchen as Major Herbert Armstrong, a staid lawyer in a small Welsh town who was charged with poisoning his wife and a business rival with arsenic
Doctor Who ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 79 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
Scott & Bailey ( Visual )
3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Janet Scott en Rachel Bailey, twee bevriende rechercheurs bij de politie van Manchester, worden dagelijks geconfronteerd met ernstige misdrijven
Bob & Rose the complete series ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A gay man and a straight woman meet and do the unthinkable- they fall in love. Rose is down to earth, straightforward and funny. Then she meets Bob, a teacher, who's certainly not expecting to meet someone like Rose. In their hearts they know they're doing the right thing, but everyone around them thinks they're crazy. Are they hurtling towards the biggest heartache ever?
Nackt ( Visual )
8 editions published between 1993 and 2010 in German and English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Johnny ist ein arbeitsloser Krimineller, Gossenphilosoph und hellsichtiger Zyniker. Er flieht nach einer Vergewaltigung mit einem gestohlenem Auto nach London und nistet sich in der Wohngemeinschaft seiner Ex-Geliebten Louise ein, wo er als erste "Amtshandlung" die drogenabhängie Sophie verführt. Einziges Motiv: Die Demütigung seiner alten Freundin. Schon bald ist er der bürgerlichen Wunschvorstellungen der Frauen überdrüssig und begibt sich auf eine Odyssee durch nächtliche London
Spy who stole my life ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This documentary, directed by Kate Snell, is about conman Robert Hendy-Freegard
 
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German (6)
French (3)
Italian (1)
Spanish (1)
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