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As Agatha Christie in an episode of Doctor Who

Fenella Woolgar (born 4 August 1971) is an English actress. She graduated from the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in 1999 and has since appeared in several film, television and theatre productions. She also works as an audio book narrator and voice over artist. In 2008, she featured as Agatha Christie in an episode of Doctor Who.


Prior to attending RADA, Fenella studied for an honours degree in Italian and Ancient History at the University of Durham. She has lived in Italy, the United States and the Persian Gulf and has travelled widely in India, where she worked as a teacher in Delhi.

Woolgar is 5'6" tall (1.68 m) and is married to Dr Robert Harland. The couple have a son, Kit, who was born in 2006. She speaks French and Italian, and many different accents in English. Also, she plays the flute and piano, and is a sculptress.