Keeley Hawes is an English actress and producer who is best known for her work in the television series Line of Duty, Bodyguard and Mrs Wilson, all of which earned her BAFTA award nominations. Apart from these, she has also earned appreciation for her work in the drama series The Durrells, It's a Sin and The Missing. Earlier, she rose to prominence with BBC drama series Tipping the Velvet, the spy drama series Spooks and crime fantasy series Ashes to Ashes. Hawes made her film debut with the 1998 movie Avengers and has since appeared in other films like Death at a Funeral, Misbehaviour and To Olivia. Additionally, she has lent her voice for Lara Croft, the lead character of the Tomb Raider video game franchise (in seven editions). In 2020-2021, she turned executive producer with television series Honour and Finding Alice. Apart from films and television aside, she has also done theatre.