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Zoë Wanamaker

Zoë Wanamaker: ‘Of course women should be the centre of attention’

Zoë Wanamaker was never going to be just another cookie-cutter star. “I knew when I was beginning that I wasn’t going to be a heroine,” she says. “In the classic sense – pretty, long legs, very thin, with big tits and stuff. It’s never been on the cards for me... I would like to have played Juliet. But nobody would ever cast me as Juliet, so fine. You can’t go backwards.”Juliet or not, Wanamaker is one of the most beloved stars of stage and screen in the UK. The 71-year-old is a nine-time Olivier Award nominee for her work in...
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