Jenny Agutter began her performing life as a ballet dancer in the Walt Disney film Ballerina but she rose to fame in the television production and subsequently the film of The Railway Children. Since then her film credits have included The Eagle Has Landed, Equus, An American Werewolf In London and most recently Marvel’s The Avengers and Captain America: The Winter Soldier. She has been equally active in the theatre in varied roles for the RSC, Royal National Theatre and on Broadway. Other TV credits include Red Dwarf, Spooks, The Invisibles, Monday Monday and Call the Midwife. She also reads Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice and Frances Hodgson Burnett’s The Secret Garden for Naxos AudioBooks.