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Patricia Quinn is an Irish actress.

Biography

Born in Dublin, Ireland, Quinn studied drama in London and spent a period of time in repertory theatre before being cast in AC/DC, and later The Rocky Horror Show, the role for which she would become best known. She would later go on to play the role of Livilla in the hit series I, Claudius.

In addition to her theatrical career, Quinn also made a number of film appearances, including Monty Python's The Meaning of Life and Tamara Drewe, radio work such as Doctor Who, and a secondary career as a DJ in Central London.

Singing

Though her career includes a wide array of credits, Quinn is best known for her singing work, namely the role of Magenta in The Rocky Horror Show and its subsequent film adaptation. She later starred in the spiritual sequel Shock Treatment and recorded a song for the unreleased album Open Displays of Affection.

Film

The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975)

  • Damnit, Janet
  • The Time Warp (contains solo lines)
  • I Can Make You a Man
  • Touch-a, Touch-a, Touch Me (contains solo lines)
  • Eddie

Shock Treatment (1980)

  • Farley's Song (contains solo lines)
  • Lullaby (contains solo lines)
  • Little Black Dress (contains solo lines)
  • Shock Treatment (contains solo lines)
  • Look What They Did To My Id (contains solo lines)

Stage

The Rocky Horror Show (1973)(originated the role)

  • Science Fiction/Double Feature (solo)
  • The Time Warp (contains solo lines)
  • I Can Make You a Man
  • Touch-a, Touch-a, Touch Me (contains solo lines)
  • Eddie
  • Science Fiction/Double Feature (reprise)(solo)

Albums

Open Displays of Affection (2000)

  • Guts to Dream (contains solo lines)

Gallery

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