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PEAKY Blinders star Helen McCrory has been named best actress at this year’s Critics’ Circle Theatre Awards.
The actress, who is married to Wolf Hall and Homeland star Damian Lewis, triumphed for her title role in ancient Greek tragedy Medea, at the National Theatre.
Mark Strong won best actor for his performance in the Arthur Miller play A View From The Bridge, at London’s Young Vic theatre and Wyndham’s Theatre.
A View From The Bridge won two gongs at this year’s awards, also taking best director for Ivo Van Hove.
Anthony Sher took the award for best Shakespearean performance for the Royal Shakespeare Company’s production of the epic Henry IV Parts I &II.
King Charles III Mike Bartlett was crowned best new play and Gypsy, starring Imelda Staunton at the Almeida Theatre, London, won the award for best musical. THE year 2020 is the next time you can see a full moon on Halloween night.