July 26, 1968
53 years old
5 ft 9 in | 175 cm
32-23-33 in | 83-58-84 cm
55 kg | 120 lbs
8.5 US | 39 EU
Olivia Haigh Williams was born in North London, England, on July 26, 1968, is a British actress.
Young Olivia Williams first started her professional acting career on the stage, at the RSC and The National Theatre.
She made her big screen debut in drama movie Gaston's War (1997) in role as Nicky.
She got her television debut in British crime drama series Van der Valk (1992) in episode "Still Waters", in role as Irene Kortman.
Her breakthrough performance came as Anna Crowe in supernatural psychological thriller film The Sixth Sense (1999).
The Father (2020) drama in role as The Woman, opposite Anthony Hopkins, Olivia Colman and Imogen Poots
She was nominated for the London Critics Circle Film Award for British Supporting Actress of the Year and the Awards Circuit Community Award for Best Cast Ensemble for her role as Miss Stubbs in coming-of-age drama film An Education (2009).
She won the British Independent Film Award for Best Actress for her role as Madeleine in period drama movie The Heart of Me (2002).
She was nominated for the Empire Award for Best British Actress for her role as Annabel Sweep / Lady Hamilton in show in comedy film Lucky Break (2001).
She was nominated for the Empire Award for Best Actress and won a London Critics Circle Film Award for British Supporting Actress of the Year for her performance as Ruth Lang in neo-noir political thriller film The Ghost Writer (2010).
Rushmore (1998) comedy drama opposite Bill Murray and Jason Schwartzman
Emma (1996) costume drama with Kate Beckinsale, Samantha Morton and Mark Strong
The Man From Elysian Fields (2001) drama opposite Andy Garcia and Mick Jagger
The Postman (1997) post-apocalyptic action adventure with Kevin Costner and Will Patton
Below (2002) submarine horror opposite Bruce Greenwood and Darren Aronofsky
Hanna (2011) action thriller with Saoirse Ronan, Eric Bana and Cate Blanchett
Sabotage (2014) action thriller opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sam Worthington and Joe Manganiello
Seventh Son (2015) fantasy with Ben Barnes, Jeff Bridges and Alicia Vikander
Victoria & Abdul (2017) biographical comedy drama opposite Judi Dench and Ali Fazal
Friends (1998) NBC sitcom in role as Felicity
Dollhouse (2009-2010) Fox science fiction television series in role as Adelle DeWitt
Case Sensitive (2011-2012) ITV crime drama series in role as DS Charlie Zailer
The Halcyon (2017) ITV period drama series in role as Lady Hamilton
Counterpart (2017-2019) Starz science fiction thriller series in role as Emily Burton Silk
The Nevers (2021) HBO science fiction drama series in role as Lavinia Bidlow
The Crown (2022) Netflix historical drama series in role as Camilla Parker Bowles
Attended South Hampstead High School.
Graduated from Newnham College, Cambridge, with a degree in English literature.
Studied drama at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.
She also spent three years at the Royal Shakespeare Company.
She toured the United States in a production of Shakespeare's Richard III (1995).
She played Elmire in a play "Tartuffe" (2019), at Lyttelton Theatre, National Theatre, London.
She is an ambassador for Pancreatic Cancer UK.
Has been in a seven-year relationship with actor Jonathan Cake.
She married actor and playwright Rhashan Stone in 2003, they have two daughters.