Shirley Henderson

Biography: Shirley Henderson was born in Scotland on 24th December 1965. The eldest of three sisters, Shirley showed an early interest and talent for acting, appearing in many local plays.

She also proved herself as a singer, her distinct voice setting her apart from the masses. She performed in many local music clubs and even appeared on talent programme Opportunity Knocks to demonstate her vocal ability.

After graduating from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Shirley did a lot of theatre work with a number of companies.

She is probably best know for her appearances in international films such as Trainspotting, Bridget Jones' Diary and Harry Potter.

Shirley Henderson's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 62
Highest Metascore: 85 24 Hour Party People
Lowest Metascore: 18 The Nutcracker
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 15 out of 26
  2. Negative: 1 out of 26
26 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
75 Okja Jun 28, 2017 Cast / Jennifer 7.4
67 T2 Trainspotting Mar 17, 2017 Gail 7.4
72 Tale of Tales Apr 22, 2016 Imma / Imma 6.4
63 Anna Karenina Nov 16, 2012 Mme Kartasov / Opera House Wife 6.6
85 Meek's Cutoff Apr 8, 2011 Glory White 6.4
69 Life During Wartime Jul 23, 2010 Joy 5.5
63 Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day Mar 7, 2008 Edythe DuBarry 7.4
65 Marie Antoinette Oct 20, 2006 Aunt Sophie 5.6
80 Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story Jan 27, 2006 Susannah 6.0
69 Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself Mar 12, 2004 Alice / Alice 7.3
85 24 Hour Party People Aug 9, 2002 Lindsay 8.9
66 Bridget Jones's Diary Apr 13, 2001 Jude / Jude tbd
62 The Claim Dec 29, 2000 Annie / Annie tbd
71 Wonderland Jul 28, 2000 Debbie / Debbie 4.7
83 Trainspotting Jul 19, 1996 Gail 8.9