Frances Barber is an English actress. She received nominations for her work in the plays Camille, and Uncle Vanya. Her film appearances include three collaborations with Gary Oldman in Prick Up Your Ears, We Think the World of You and Dead Fish As well as Sammy and Rosie Get Laid. Soft Top Hard Shoulder, and Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool. Barber’s numerous television credits include The Street, Doctor Who, and Silk.