By Lewis Thelwell

8th January 2019

Brenda Fricker (Pigeon Lady)

Though 80s kids will likely recognise her best as Home Alone 2’s Pigeon Lady, discerning film fans will have known her better as a Best Supporting Actress Oscar winner for 1990’s My Left Foot.

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Further roles in prominent films followed, including So I Married an Axe Murderer, A Time to Kill and Veronica Guerin.