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The Iron Lady


An elderly Margaret Thatcher talks to the imagined presence of her deceased husband as she struggles to come to terms with his death, while scenes from her life intervene.

How was Uni-versalEXTRAS Involved?

Uni-versalEXTRAS was the dual extras agency for the The Iron Lady feature film starring Meryl Streep. The production required extras playing a range of political roles from MPs to Ministers to parliamentary staff, and filmed in multiple locations including London, Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire.

When watching The Iron Lady, keep your eyes peeled for...

MPs, Downing Street Staff, Police, Journalists

Production Details

Director: Phyllida Lloyd
Cast: Meryl Streep, Jim Broadbent, Susan Brown
Production Company: Pathe, Film4, UK Film Council, The Weinstein Company
Year of Release: 2011
Filming location(s): Multiple UK Locations


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