Sally Hawkins previously appeared in the Royal Court productions of Jez Butterworth’s The Winterling and Country Music by Simon Stephens. Other stage work includes the The House of Bernarda Alba at the National Theatre and Mrs Warren’s Profession on Broadway. On film her credits include Jane Eyre, Submarine, Made In Dagenham, Never Let Me Go and Mike Leigh’s Happy-Go-Lucky for which she won several international awards including a Golden Globe for Best Actress.