Alice is the widow and surrogate head of the family. Unable to have children, she had become mother to Charles, Richard and Rebecca while their parents were abroad. Rebecca blames Alice for Richard's death and Alice convinces Ernest to hold the gathering in order to see the siblings.
Lindsay Duncan has had a varied career of performance but is mostly associated with television drama. This includes productions such as 'GBH', 'The Rector's Wife' and 'Tom Jones'. For her role in 'Shooting the Past' Lindsay Duncan was nominated for a BAFTA. She has now become a Poliakoff regular, also starring in 'Shooting the Past'.
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