Indira Varma is a judge for the 2024 Women’s Prize for Fiction. 

An Olivier Award-winning actor, Indira Varma knows the art of great storytelling. She has played an eclectic mix of roles on stage and screen, including Luther and Game of Thrones, and One for the Road and The Seagull at theatres in New York and London. In 2024 she will take on the iconic role of Lady Macbeth alongside Ralph Fiennes. Indira is a prolific audiobook narrator, and performed a memorable reading of Women’s Prize-winning novel Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell.