Jodhi May is an English actress. She debuted in the 1988 film A World Apart where she won the Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress. In the 1990s, she had notable roles in the films Eminent Domain, The Last of the Mohicans, Sister My Sister, The Gambler, and The Woodlanders. She next portrayed Lady Sarah Lennox in the miniseries Aristocrats. The following decade, May starred in the movies The House of Mirth, The Escapist, Blinded, Bye Bye Blackbird, and Nightwatching. She also starred as Miranda Lennox in the drama series The Amazing Mrs Pritchard. She later played Layla Thompson in Strike Back and Katherine Bulmore in The Jury II. More recently, she portrayed Leah in the miniseries A.D. The Bible Continues, portrayed Susan Gilbert in the film A Quiet Passion, and appeared as Helen Dukas in 2 episodes of Genius. She recently portrayed Queen Victoria in the film The Warrior Queen of Jhansi.