Victoria Wicks

Victoria Wicks

Known For: Acting · Birthday: 1959-04-18 (62 years old) · Place of Birth: Chippenham, Wiltshire, England, UK

9 Movies · 7 TV shows

Biography

Victoria Wicks (born Beverly Victoria Anne Wicks; 18 April 1959) is a British actress. She is known for her role as Sally Smedley in Channel 4's award-winning comedy series Drop the Dead Donkey (1990-1998), Mrs. Gideon in The Mighty Boosh (2004), and the College Director in Skins (2007–08). Her film appearances include The Imitation Game (2014) and High-Rise (2015). She is an Associate of Howard Barker's theatre company, the Wrestling School.

Personal Life

In 1984 Wicks married Peter Williams (divorced 2004); they have one daughter, Madelaine Rose, born 1985.

Early Life

Wicks was born Beverly Victoria Anne Wicks in Chippenham, Wiltshire, England, to Brian and Judith Wicks. Wicks's mother, Judith Bates, born 1933, was the second child of the writer H.E. Bates. Wicks is the niece of Jonathan Bates, the award-winning Sound Editor who died in 2008, and the television producer, Richard Bates, who produced the television adaptation of The Darling Buds of May. Wicks is a director of Evensford Productions Ltd, the company set up in 1955 to protect and promote H.E. Bates's work.Wicks trained at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama where she was awarded the Pernod and Bisquit Award for the most promising graduate.

Movies & TV shows

2020.

1 Movie
Welcome to the Powder Keg

Welcome to the Powder Keg

2020
Tommy is struggling to keep up with payments for his mothers medical treatment. An opportunity to fight in the underground world of no rules bare knuckle fighting would give him the cash he needs to h...

2017.

1 Movie
Finding Your Feet

Finding Your Feet

2017
A lady has her life turned upside down after discovering her husband's affair.

2016.

1 Movie
Notes on Blindness

Notes on Blindness

4
2016
After losing his sight, John Hull began keeping an audio diary. Notes on Blindness is an ambitious and innovative work, following on from the Emmy Award-winning short film of the same name.

2015.

1 Movie
High-Rise

High-Rise

5.71
2015
The residents of a tower block are starting to run out of control.

2014.

1 Movie
The Imitation Game

The Imitation Game

7.11
2014
Based on the real life story of legendary cryptanalyst Alan Turing, the film portrays the nail-biting race against time by Turing and his brilliant team of code-breakers at Britain's top-secret Govern...

2010.

1 TV show
TV
Sherlock

Sherlock

6.91
2010
The famous sleuth and his doctor partner solve crimes in the 21st century.

2007.

1 TV show
TV
Skins

Skins

6.83
2007
A comedy drama about a group of rambunctious teenage friends in Bristol.

2005.

1 TV show
TV
Doctor Who

Doctor Who

6.2
2005
The Doctor is a 900 year old alien who is part of a gifted civilization who mastered time travel. The Doctor is very good at saving planets for a living.

2004.

1 TV show
TV
The Mighty Boosh

The Mighty Boosh

6.22
2004
The show is a British comedy show. There are references to pop-culture in The Boosh. Musical numbers in different genres were featured in the episodes. The show is known for popularising a style calle...

2003.

1 Movie
What a Girl Wants

What a Girl Wants

6.02
2003
An American girl is looking for the father she's never met. She learns the love of her mom's life is an uptight politician, instead of finding a British version of her bohemian mother. The only proble...

1997.

1 Movie
Bright Hair

Bright Hair

1997
A solitary schoolgirl, prone to sudden convulsions after she stumbles into a murder scene, gets involved with her English teacher. When his wife is also murdered, questions about what's real and what'...

1993.

1 Movie
Prince Cinders

Prince Cinders

1993
A fairy-tale fantasy is turned on its head this time, as a fairy godmother in training transforms a handsome young man into an ugly ape. Prince Cinders spends all of his time doing housework.

1991.

1 TV show
TV
Murder Most Horrid

Murder Most Horrid

1991
Murder Most Horrid is a comedy that started in 1991 as a pilot and stars Dawn French as various characters. She is involved with murder in one way or another, either committing the crime herself or ge...

1990.

1 TV show
TV
Drop the Dead Donkey

Drop the Dead Donkey

6
1990
Drop the Dead Donkey is a situation comedy that first aired on Channel 4 in the United Kingdom between 1990 and 1998. It is set in the offices of “GlobeLink News”, a fictional TV news company. Recorde...

1989.

1 TV show
TV
Agatha Christie's Poirot

Agatha Christie's Poirot

6.24
1989
From England to Egypt, accompanied by his elegant and trustworthy sidekicks, the intelligent yet eccentrically-refined Belgian detective Hercule Poirot pits his wits against a collection of first clas...

1987.

1 Movie
Ping Pong

Ping Pong

1987
A Chinese lawyer is trying to execute a will.
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