Janet McTeer

Fascinating cross-dressing caper minimises its complexity.
In Albert Nobbs, Glenn Close plays the title role, a professional butler who works in a shabby gentile Dublin hotel in the late 19th century. But in fact, Nobbs is a woman who has grown into middle age pretending to be man.
Early in this century musicologist Dr. Lily Penleric - Janet McTeer - is overlooked for promotion at the university where she teaches and overlooked by her married lover. She leaves the city in disgust and heads for West Tennessee where...
Mary Jo (McTeer) is a full woman. She`s the mother of 12 year old Ava (Kimberly J. Brown) and she`s survived four marriages. As Tumbleweeds opens we see her at the end of yet another relationship, she walks out and heads west with Ava in search...