Cathy Tyson

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.   Catherine "Cathy" Tyson (born 12 June 1965 in Kingston-upon-Thames, London) is an English stage, film and television actress. Description above from the Wikipedia article  Cathy Tyson, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Mona Lisa (1986)

George is a small-time crook just out of prison who discovers his tough-guy image is out of date. Reduced to working as a minder/driver for high class call girl Simone, he has to agree when she asks him to find a young colleague from her King's Cross days. That's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Bob Hoskins  •  Cathy Tyson  •  Michael Caine  •  Robbie Coltrane

George is a small-time crook just out of prison who discovers his tough-guy image is out of date. Reduced to working as a minder/driver for high class call girl Simone, he has to agree when she asks him to find a young colleague from her King's Cross days. That's ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Neil Jordan
CAST:  Bob Hoskins  •  Cathy Tyson  •  Michael Caine  •  Robbie Coltrane

The Serpent and the Rainbow (1988)

A Harvard anthropologist is sent to Haiti to retrieve a strange powder that is said to have the power to bring human beings back from the dead. In his quest to find the miracle drug, the cynical scientist enters the rarely seen netherworld of walking zombies, blood ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Wes Craven
CAST:  Bill Pullman  •  Cathy Tyson  •  Zakes Mokae  •  Paul Winfield

A Harvard anthropologist is sent to Haiti to retrieve a strange powder that is said to have the power to bring human beings back from the dead. In his quest to find the miracle drug, the cynical scientist enters the rarely seen netherworld of walking zombies, blood ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Wes Craven
CAST:  Bill Pullman  •  Cathy Tyson  •  Zakes Mokae  •  Paul Winfield

Priest (1994)

Father Greg Pilkington is torn between his call as a conservative Catholic priest and his secret life as a homosexual with a gay lover, frowned upon by the Church. Upon hearing the confession of a young girl of her incestuous father, Greg enters an intensely ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antonia Bird
CAST:  Linus Roache  •  Tom Wilkinson  •  Robert Carlyle  •  Cathy Tyson

Father Greg Pilkington is torn between his call as a conservative Catholic priest and his secret life as a homosexual with a gay lover, frowned upon by the Church. Upon hearing the confession of a young girl of her incestuous father, Greg enters an intensely ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Antonia Bird
CAST:  Linus Roache  •  Tom Wilkinson  •  Robert Carlyle  •  Cathy Tyson

The Old Man Who Read Love Stories (2001)

A man is forced to confront a dangerous female jaguar and his own past through the sacrificial killing of the beast he has grown to love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rolf de Heer
CAST:  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Timothy Spall  •  Hugo Weaving  •  Cathy Tyson

A man is forced to confront a dangerous female jaguar and his own past through the sacrificial killing of the beast he has grown to love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Rolf de Heer
CAST:  Richard Dreyfuss  •  Timothy Spall  •  Hugo Weaving  •  Cathy Tyson

Ollie Kepler's Expanding Purple World (2013)

Ollie Kepler’s Expanding Purple World is a darkly comic tale of a young man’s battle with madness. Ollie Kepler, wacky astronomy enthusiast and web designer, moves in with his best friend after he loses his fiancé, but is repeatedly drawn back to the place of her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Viv Fongenie
CAST:  Edward Hogg  •  Andrew Knott  •  Jodie Whittaker  •  Cathy Tyson

Ollie Kepler’s Expanding Purple World is a darkly comic tale of a young man’s battle with madness. Ollie Kepler, wacky astronomy enthusiast and web designer, moves in with his best friend after he loses his fiancé, but is repeatedly drawn back to the place of her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Viv Fongenie
CAST:  Edward Hogg  •  Andrew Knott  •  Jodie Whittaker  •  Cathy Tyson

Turbulence (1991)

An adolescent girl, sexually abused as a child by her father, runs away from home.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adam Kossoff
CAST:  Kelly Marcel  •  Cathy Tyson  •  Ron Cook  •  Philip Locke

An adolescent girl, sexually abused as a child by her father, runs away from home.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Adam Kossoff
CAST:  Kelly Marcel  •  Cathy Tyson  •  Ron Cook  •  Philip Locke

Business as Usual (1987)

After seeing her husband fail in fighting a battle to keep his factory open, a manageress loses her job in a disagreement with the manager over sexual harassment of her staff. She accepts the advice of her father and joins his son, a left-wing organizer, and takes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lezli-An Barrett
CAST:  Glenda Jackson  •  John Thaw  •  Cathy Tyson  •  Mark McGann

After seeing her husband fail in fighting a battle to keep his factory open, a manageress loses her job in a disagreement with the manager over sexual harassment of her staff. She accepts the advice of her father and joins his son, a left-wing organizer, and takes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lezli-An Barrett
CAST:  Glenda Jackson  •  John Thaw  •  Cathy Tyson  •  Mark McGann

ChickLit (2016)

ChickLit is a comedy drama about four guys trying to save their local pub from closing down. They group write a chick lit, or more specifically a 'mummy porn' novel in the style of 'Fifty Shades of Grey' and it gets snapped up. The only snag is that the publisher ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Britten
CAST:  Christian McKay  •  Dakota Blue Richards  •  Caroline Catz  •  Miles Jupp

ChickLit is a comedy drama about four guys trying to save their local pub from closing down. They group write a chick lit, or more specifically a 'mummy porn' novel in the style of 'Fifty Shades of Grey' and it gets snapped up. The only snag is that the publisher ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tony Britten
CAST:  Christian McKay  •  Dakota Blue Richards  •  Caroline Catz  •  Miles Jupp

The Marker (2017)

Noir thriller about a criminal seeking redemption by tracking down the daughter of the woman he killed. Along the way he is haunted by his guilt in the guise of the woman's ghost.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Justin Edgar
CAST:  Frederick Schmidt  •  John Hannah  •  Ana Ularu  •  Jack McMullen

Noir thriller about a criminal seeking redemption by tracking down the daughter of the woman he killed. Along the way he is haunted by his guilt in the guise of the woman's ghost.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Justin Edgar
CAST:  Frederick Schmidt  •  John Hannah  •  Ana Ularu  •  Jack McMullen

Together (2018)

An elderly couple face separation when one of them is admitted to a care home.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Duddridge
CAST:  Peter Bowles  •  Sylvia Syms  •  Amanda Barrie  •  Juliet Cowan

An elderly couple face separation when one of them is admitted to a care home.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Duddridge
CAST:  Peter Bowles  •  Sylvia Syms  •  Amanda Barrie  •  Juliet Cowan

The Fight (2019)

Tina lives in a quiet seaside town but her life is anything but quiet - her mother is threatening to leave her father, her daughter is being bullied and she and her husband Mick are juggling full time jobs and three children. Determined to ditch the dysfunction and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jessica Hynes
CAST:  Jessica Hynes  •  Anita Dobson  •  Christopher Fairbank  •  Shaun Parkes

Tina lives in a quiet seaside town but her life is anything but quiet - her mother is threatening to leave her father, her daughter is being bullied and she and her husband Mick are juggling full time jobs and three children. Determined to ditch the dysfunction and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jessica Hynes
CAST:  Jessica Hynes  •  Anita Dobson  •  Christopher Fairbank  •  Shaun Parkes

Two Graves (2018)

Margaret Powers—a middle aged, middle class doctor of pathology—seeks a path of vengeance when she captures and tortures the young man she believes murdered her son, but in a bid to extract a confession, that path to vengeance leads to tragedy and unearths deeply ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Young
CAST:  Josh Herdman  •  Danielle Harold  •  David Hayman  •  Katie Jarvis

Margaret Powers—a middle aged, middle class doctor of pathology—seeks a path of vengeance when she captures and tortures the young man she believes murdered her son, but in a bid to extract a confession, that path to vengeance leads to tragedy and unearths deeply ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Gary Young
CAST:  Josh Herdman  •  Danielle Harold  •  David Hayman  •  Katie Jarvis

An Accidental Studio (2019)

Charts the early years of HandMade Films seen through the eyes of the filmmakers, key personnel, and the man who started it all: former Beatle George Harrison.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Jones  •  Ben Timlett  •  Kim Leggatt
CAST:  George Harrison  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Michael Palin  •  Bob Hoskins

Charts the early years of HandMade Films seen through the eyes of the filmmakers, key personnel, and the man who started it all: former Beatle George Harrison.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bill Jones  •  Ben Timlett  •  Kim Leggatt
CAST:  George Harrison  •  Richard E. Grant  •  Michael Palin  •  Bob Hoskins

Angels (1992)

Three guardian angels help three souls evaluate their past lives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philip Saville
CAST:  Tom Bell  •  Phil Brock  •  Warren Clarke  •  Niamh Cusack

Three guardian angels help three souls evaluate their past lives.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philip Saville
CAST:  Tom Bell  •  Phil Brock  •  Warren Clarke  •  Niamh Cusack

Liverpool Nativity (2007)

Inspired by The Manchester Passion, Liverpool Nativity employs the city's great musical heritage as the soundtrack to a contemporary music drama set in a fictitious state, a tale as relevant today as it was 2,000 years ago. The live event tells the intimate ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Valentine  •  Noreen Kershaw
CAST:  Jodie McNee  •  Kenny Thompson  •  Geoffrey Hughes  •  Cathy Tyson

Inspired by The Manchester Passion, Liverpool Nativity employs the city's great musical heritage as the soundtrack to a contemporary music drama set in a fictitious state, a tale as relevant today as it was 2,000 years ago. The live event tells the intimate ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Valentine  •  Noreen Kershaw
CAST:  Jodie McNee  •  Kenny Thompson  •  Geoffrey Hughes  •  Cathy Tyson

The Importance of Being Earnest (2020)

Bachelor Jack Worthing and his best mate Algernon Moncrieff hope to marry society’s most eligible ladies, Gwendolen Fairfax and Cecily Cardew. But the lads’ courtship of the women is far from straight forward! With double identities, plenty of ‘Bunburying’ and a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nikolai Foster
CAST:  Cathy Tyson  •  Sharan Phull  •  Edward Franklin  •  Fela Lufadeju

Bachelor Jack Worthing and his best mate Algernon Moncrieff hope to marry society’s most eligible ladies, Gwendolen Fairfax and Cecily Cardew. But the lads’ courtship of the women is far from straight forward! With double identities, plenty of ‘Bunburying’ and a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nikolai Foster
CAST:  Cathy Tyson  •  Sharan Phull  •  Edward Franklin  •  Fela Lufadeju

My Beautiful Laundrette (2020)

Set in London during the Thatcher years, My Beautiful Laundrette tells the story of young British Pakistani, Omar, who transforms his Uncle’s run-down laundrette into a thriving business. After being confronted by a fascist gang, Omar recognises school friend ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nikolai Foster
CAST:  Paddy Daly  •  Kammy Darweish  •  Hareet Deol  •  Jonny Fines

Set in London during the Thatcher years, My Beautiful Laundrette tells the story of young British Pakistani, Omar, who transforms his Uncle’s run-down laundrette into a thriving business. After being confronted by a fascist gang, Omar recognises school friend ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Nikolai Foster
CAST:  Paddy Daly  •  Kammy Darweish  •  Hareet Deol  •  Jonny Fines

The Loss Adjuster (2020)

Hapless Insurance Loss Adjuster - Martin Dyer - feels his life is spiralling out of control but discovers that even when you reach rock bottom, that some clouds really do have a silver lining.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vincent Woods
CAST:  Joan Collins  •  Luke Goss  •  Kym Marsh  •  Guy Siner

Hapless Insurance Loss Adjuster - Martin Dyer - feels his life is spiralling out of control but discovers that even when you reach rock bottom, that some clouds really do have a silver lining.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Vincent Woods
CAST:  Joan Collins  •  Luke Goss  •  Kym Marsh  •  Guy Siner

Tasting Freedom (1994)

'Tasting Freedom' documents the struggles of asylum seekers in Britain for recognition of their basic human rights and investigates abuses on asylum seekers in detention centres and prisons. The documentary gives a startling account of how people who have come to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Fero
CAST:  Cathy Tyson

'Tasting Freedom' documents the struggles of asylum seekers in Britain for recognition of their basic human rights and investigates abuses on asylum seekers in detention centres and prisons. The documentary gives a startling account of how people who have come to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ken Fero
CAST:  Cathy Tyson

On the Palm (1987)

Fledge needs a job. He'll take anything. And when Dawlish gives him strange errands to run, for cash in hand, strictly 'on the palm', it's a welcome change from the dole. Until he finds himself digging dirt on an old friend....  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Whyte
CAST:  Peter Martin  •  Philip Jackson  •  Bert Parnaby  •  James Hazeldine

Fledge needs a job. He'll take anything. And when Dawlish gives him strange errands to run, for cash in hand, strictly 'on the palm', it's a welcome change from the dole. Until he finds himself digging dirt on an old friend....  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Whyte
CAST:  Peter Martin  •  Philip Jackson  •  Bert Parnaby  •  James Hazeldine