April 5, 1989
31 years old
5 ft 7 in | 170 cm
34-24-35 in | 86-61-89 cm
55 kg | 121 lbs
9 US | 39.5 EU
Lily James was born in Esher, Surrey, England, United Kingdom, on April 5, 1989, is an English actress and singer.
Young Lily James first started performing during her years at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London.
She got her television debut in British series Just William (2010) in role as Ethel Brown.
She landed her stage debut in a plays: "Othello" (2011) in role as Desdemona, at Crucible Theatre and in "Vernon God Little" (2011) in role as Taylor, at Young Vic Theatre.
She made her big screen debut in fantasy action movie Wrath of the Titans (2012) in role as Korrina.
Her breakthrough performance came as Cinderella in romantic fantasy movie Cinderella (2015).
The Dig (2021) drama in role as Peggy Preston, opposite Ralph Fiennes and Carey Mulligan
Rebecca (2020) romantic thriller in role as Mrs. de Winter, with Armie Hammer and Kristin Scott Thomas
Yesterday (2019) romantic comedy in role as Ellie Appleton, opposite Himesh Patel, Ed Sheeran and Ana de Armas
Rare Beasts (2019) drama in role as Cressida, with David Thewlis and Billie Piper
Baby Driver (2017) action opposite Ansel Elgort, Jon Hamm and Jamie Foxx
Darkest Hour (2017) drama with Gary Oldman, Kristin Scott Thomas and Ben Mendelsohn
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018) jukebox musical romantic comedy in role as Young Donna
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2016) historical action comedy horror in role as Elizabeth Bennet
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (2018) historical romantic drama in role as Juliet Ashton
The Exception (2016) romantic drama opposite Christopher Plummer and Jai Courtney
Little Woods (2018) drama thriller with Tessa Thompson
Burnt (2015) drama opposite Bradley Cooper and Sienna Miller
Fast Girls (2012) sport drama in role as Lisa Temple
Broken (2012) coming-of-age drama with Cillian Murphy and Tim Roth
She won a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series for her role as Lady Rose MacClare in British historical period drama television series Downton Abbey (2012–2015).
She played Countess Natasha Rostova in historical period drama television serial War & Peace (2016).
She portrayed Poppy in British television series Secret Diary of a Call Girl (2011).
Graduated from the Arts Educational School, Tring Park, in Hertfordshire, England (2008).
Graduated from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, in London (2010).
Has two brothers.
She played the role of Juliet in the Garrick Theatre's production of "Romeo and Juliet" in 2016.
She portrayed Eve Harrington in a play "All About Eve" (2019), at Noel Coward Theatre.
Lives in London, England.
She dated Jack Fox (2011-2012) and Matt Smith (2014-2019).