Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film InstituteLondon Academy of Music and Dramatic Art
Andrew Gordon, Claire Gordon
Talya Gordon, Felix Gordon, Cassian Gordon, Mila-Blaise Gordon, Leo Gordon, Aleczander Gordon
London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art
Satellite Award for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film
Movies and TV shows
Anne Frank: The Whole St, Jakob the Liar, The Fine Art of Love, Mansfield Park, Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit
Jessica Manley, Tatjana Blacher, Peter Kassovitz, Mary Nighy, John Irvin
Hannah Taylor Gordon//Tribute(Read Description)
Anne Frank - Hannah Taylor Gordon
Hannah Taylor-Gordon (born 6 March 1987) is an English actress. She made her film debut in the 1993 film The House of the Spirits. She is best known for her role as Anne Frank in the TV miniseries Anne Frank: The Whole Story for which she received both an Emmy and a Golden Globe nomination.
- Hannah Taylor GordonTributeRead Description
- Anne Frank Hannah Taylor Gordon
- Personal life
- As casting director
She recently played Lady Macbeth in the low-budget award-winning film version of The Tragedy of Macbeth.
Taylor-Gordon has been acting since she was four. Her first acting role was on the British television series Casualty. Her first film role was in the 1993 film The House of the Spirits, where she played young Blanca Trueba. The House of the Spirits starred Meryl Streep, Jeremy Irons and Antonio Banderas. She played small roles in the film Four Weddings and a Funeral and Mary Shelley's Frankenstein.
Taylor-Gordon is probably best known for playing Anne Frank in the 2001 ABC television film Anne Frank: The Whole Story, which earned her nominations for both a Golden Globe and an Emmy Award. The miniseries co-starred Ben Kingsley, Brenda Blethyn, and Lili Taylor.
Taylor-Gordon starred as Lina in the 1999 film Jakob the Liar, which co-starred Robin Williams. She played a Holocaust victim in both this film and Anne Frank: The Whole Story. In the 2004 film Secret Passage, Taylor-Gordon played a supporting role alongside John Turturro.
In 2012, Taylor-Gordon played Lady Macbeth in the film The Tragedy of Macbeth, that would eventually win awards for Best Film, Best Actor, and Best Director at the Indie Film Festival.
She also played Stella in BBC Radio 4's production The Cazalets: Marking Time' until August 2013.
Hannah Taylor Gordon was born in London. She is the daughter of Andrew, an entrepreneur, and Clare Gordon, a homemaker. She is the eldest of their eight children (five brothers and two sisters to her). She studied Art History and Italian at University College London and trained at the New York City method acting school Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in 2008. She graduated in 2012 from LAMDA and now lives in Los Angeles & London. She is an avid reader and enjoys tennis and horseback riding.
As casting director
Tiny Ruins: Carriages (video short) (post-production)