Maxine Peake

Biography: Maxine was born in 1974 in Lancashire, in the North of England. She attended Westhoughton High School. She first became interested in acting at age 13, when she joined the Bolton Octagon Theatre's youth club. She graduated form Salford University and she also attended RADA, graduating in 1998.

Maxine has a diverse TV CV, ranging from comedy in Dinnerladies, to comedy drama in Shameless, to playing child-killer Myra Hindley in See No Evil: The Moors Murders. In addition. Maxine has appeared extensively on the stage.

Maxine Peake's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 66
Highest Metascore: 72 The Theory of Everything
Lowest Metascore: 51 Private Peaceful
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 3 out of 4
  2. Negative: 0 out of 4
4 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
71 The Falling Aug 7, 2015 Eileen 5.9
72 The Theory of Everything Nov 7, 2014 Elaine Mason 7.8
51 Private Peaceful Oct 31, 2014 Hazel Peaceful tbd
71 Run & Jump Jan 24, 2014 Vanetia / Vanetia 5.3