Wise by name and by nature, Mattie is a physician who concocts homeopathic remedies for sufferers. She takes Caris under her wing, teaching her the tricks of the trade.
Played by: Indira Varma
Indira has extensive credits in film, television and theatre. Her film credits include Risk Addiction directed by Michael Caton-Jones, Bride and Prejudice, Jinnah and Kama Sutra in which she was the Co-Lead.
Ms. Varma’s television credits include Human Target, for Fox Network, Luther directed by Brian Kirk for BBC, Hustle directed by Iain B. MacDonald for Kudos Productions, Inside the Box directed by Mark Tinker for ABC, the lead in the Tony Marchant series Whistleblowers for ITV; Moses Jones, Torchwood, Inspector Lynley Mysteries, Waste of Shame, Broken News, Love Soup and Quartermass – all for BBC and Rome directed by Michael Apted for HBO.
Amongst Indira’s theatre credits are Ingredient X directed by Deborah Bruce, The Vertical Hour directed by Jeremy Herrin and The Country directed by Katie Mitchell all for the Royal Court Theatre, Twelfth Night and The Vortex directed by Michael Grandage for Donmar Warehouse, The Skin of Our Teeth directed by David Lann for Young Vic Theatre, Ivanov directed by Katie Mitchell and Remembrance of Things Past directed by Di Trevis for the National Theatre, and Celebration at The Almeida directed by Harold Pinter.