Brenda Blethyn

as Martha

Brenda Blethyn

Brenda Blethyn (Martha) won a Golden Globe and was nominated for an Oscar® for “Secrets & Lies,” and nominated for an Oscar® for “Little Voice.” She recently won rave reviews for the title role of the series “Vera.” Blethyn’s other credits include “Atonement,” “Pride & Prejudice,” “War and Peace,” “Clubland,” “Beyond the Sea,” “Saving Grace” and HBO Films’ “RKO 281.” She was nominated for an Emmy® for “Anne Frank: The Whole Story.” Blethyn has graced the London stage in numerous productions for the National Theatre Company and has won the Olivier Award.