Janet McTeer is an English actress. She started her career on the screen in the 1980s. During this period, she appeared in the film Hawks, as well as on the TV movie Precious Bane. The next decade, she starred as Ellen Dean in the film Wuthering Heights. She next starred on the show The Governor. She was then acclaimed for her work in the 1999 movie Tumbleweeds. For her performance, she won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. In the 2000s, she starred in the movies Songcatcher, Sense and Sensibility, and Into the Storm. In 2011, she starred as Hubert Page in the movie Albert Nobbs. This got her an Oscar nomination for Best Supporting Actress. More recently, she portrayed Jacquetta of Luxembourg on the show The White Queen. She also joined the main cast of the short-lived series Battle Creek as Kim Guziewicz.