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Elizabeth Hawthorne is a New Zealand-born actress who is best known for her role as Mrs. Macready in the 2005 film The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe and the Peter Jackson supernatural comedy, The Frighteners.
She also played Judge Harriet Caldwell in the 2004 TV movie, Raising Waylon.
She is the mother to actresses Sophia and Emmeline Hawthorne, and was made an Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit in the Queen's Birthday Honours 2001, for services to the theatre.