She has also appeared in films such as 101 Dalmatians (1996), Event Horizon (1997), The Patriot (2000), Return to Me (2000), Anonymous (2011), the Hollywood film adaptation of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011), the remake of Endless Love (2014), and the thriller Red Sparrow (2018).Richardson was born in Marylebone, London, to the theatrical Redgrave family, the daughter of actress Vanessa Redgrave and director Tony Richardson, and the granddaughter of actors Sir Michael Redgrave and Rachel Kempson, Lady Redgrave.Richardson played Marie Antoinette in The Affair of the Necklace (2001) while her mother played the title character in Mary, Queen of Scots (1971).
Both she and her mother Vanessa Redgrave have played an historical queen who was executed by beheading.
In 2003, Richardson took on the role of Julia Mc Namara in the television drama Nip/Tuck, based on the lives of two plastic surgeons in Miami.
Her mother, Vanessa Redgrave, appeared in several episodes, playing her character's mother.
Born in Marylebone, London, England, she is the daughter of director Tony Richardson and Vanessa Redgrave, granddaughter of Sir Michael Redgrave, niece of Lynn Redgrave, and sister of Natasha Richardson. However the genes were slow - as a child she saw her older ...
She acted in Louise Page's play, "Beauty and the Beast," at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Jack Klaff, Marty Cruickshank, Natasha Perry, Souad Faress, Philip Bretherton, Jack Ellis, and Veronica Quilligan in the cast.