Who is Lily James?
Lily James is an English actress popularly known for playing the role of Debora in the 2017 film Baby Driver and for starring in other movies such as Darkest Hour, Sorry to Bother You, Little Wood and Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again and in 2015 she won the Breakthrough Award at the Harper’s Bazaar Women of the year Awards.
Biography and Education
Lily James was born Lily Chloe Ninette Thomson on the 5th of April, 1989 in Esher, Surrey, England and she was born to an actress named Ninette Thomson and a father named James Thomson who is a musician and she grew up with two brothers, her grandmother’s name is Helen Horton and she is an American actress.
Lily James attended the Tring Park School for the Performing Arts and after graduating from the School she enrolled at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London and graduated from the School in 2010 and immediately after graduating she was signed by Tavisstock Wood Management in London.
Movies and Career
Lily James has appeared in many movies and some of them include Chemistry as Ines in 2012, Wrath of the Titans as Korrina in 2012, Broken as Older Skunk in 2012, Fast Girls as Lisa Temple in 2012, Cinderella as Cinderella in 2015, Burnt as Sara in 2015, Pride and Prejudice and Zombies as Elizabeth Bennet in 2016, The Exception as Mieke de Jong in 2016, The Tale of Thomas Burberry as Betty in 2016, Baby Driver as Debora in 2017, Darkest Hour as Elizabeth Laytin in 2017, Sorry to Bother You as White Detroit in 2018, The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society as Juliet Ashton in 2018, Little Woods as Deb in 2018, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again as young Donna Sheridan in 2018 and over the years she has appeared in many more movies.
Lily has also appeared in television series such as Just William as Ethel Brown in 2010, Secret Diary of a Call Girl as Poppy in 2011, Downtown Abbey as Lady Rose MacClare from 2012 to 2015, War & Peace as Natasha Rostova in 2016 and many more and she has also appeared in Theatre productions such as Vernon God Little as Taylor in 2011, Othello as Desdemona in 2011, The Seagull as Nina in 2012, Romeo and Juliet as Juliet in 2016, All About Eve as Eve Harrington in 2019 and over the years she has starred in many more Theatre productions.
Awards and Nominations
In 2014, Lily James won the Outstanding performance by an ensemble award in a drama series at the Screen Actors Guild Awards, in 2015 she won the Breakthrough award at the Harper’s Bazaar Women of the year Awards, in 2018 she won the Editor’s Choice Award at the Harper’s Bazaar Women of the year Awards, in 2015 she was nominated for Choice movie actress: Sci-fi/fantasy category at the Teen Choice Awards, in 2017 she was nominated for best actress in a miniseries or TV Film at the Satellite Awards, in 2018 she was nominated for People’s Choice Awards for The Female Movie star of 2018 and over the years she has been nominated for many awards and also won a lot more.
Lily James has been in a relationship with fellow actor Matt Smith and they began to date in 2014 and it has also been reported that this couple are engaged and are set to wed.
Lily James attended the Guildhall School of Music & Drama before she later enrolled at the Prior’s Field School.
Lily James was born to a father named Jamie Thomson and he was a musician and she was born to a mother named Ninette Thomson who is an actress.
Lily James grew up with two brothers named Sam Thomson, an older brother and Eric Thomson who is a younger brother of hers.
The first movie Lily James took part in was titled Chemistry and the film was released in 2012 and she played the role of Ines.
Lily James and her family currently resides in London, England, United Kingdom.
Birthday and Zodiac
Lily James was born on the 5th of April, 1989, so that means her zodiac sign is Aries and she celebrates her birthday on the 5th of April each year.
Nationality and Ethnicity
Lily James is of English nationality and white ethnicity.
Lily’s full name is Lily Chloe Ninette Thomson.
Height, Weight and Personal Looks
Lily James stands at a height of 5 ft 9 11 inches, she weighs 69kg, she is fair in complexion, has brown hair color and brown eye color.
Social Media Presence
Since becoming a well known English actress in 2010, Lily has accumulated a lot of following on social media platforms as she has over 700,000 Twitter followers, over 2 million Instagram followers and she is also active on Snapchat and a host of other social media networks.
Controversies, rumors and legal issues
Since coming to fame in 2010, Lily hasn’t been linked to any known controversy, rumors and legal issues.
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Lily James Net Worth and Salary
Lily James net worth is estimated to be $5 million and she earns over $600,000 as salary annually and her net worth accumulated due to the success in her career as an actress and for appearing in movie such as Darkest Hour and Baby Driver.
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