Patricia Quinn

Patricia Quinn (born May 28, 1944) is an actress best known for her role as Magenta in the cult classic film The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975). She also appeared in the film's sequel, Shock Treatment, in 1981. As well as appearing in the original stage version of The Rocky Horror Show, she appeared in I, Claudius (1976), Monty Python's The Meaning of Life (1983), and the 1987 Doctor Who serial Dragonfire. In January 1995, Quinn married the ailing British actor, Robert Stephens, whose wife she had played in the BBC serial, Fortunes of War. ...show more

Patricia Quinn (born May 28, 1944) is an actress best known for her role as Magenta in the cult classic film The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1975). She also appeared in the film's sequel, Shock Treatment, in 1981. As well as appearing in the original stage version of The Rocky Horror Show, she appeared in I, Claudius (1976), Monty Python's The Meaning of Life (1983), and the 1987 Doctor Who serial Dragonfire. In January 1995, Quinn married the ailing British actor, Robert Stephens, whose wife she had played in the BBC serial, Fortunes of War.

Quinn had also played alongside Stephens in the BBC adaptation of The Box of Delights (1984), in the role of Sylvia Daisy Pouncer. Robert Stephens died in November 1995. He had been knighted earlier that year, giving Quinn the title of Lady Stephens.. ...show less