STARmeter
Top 5000
Down 194 this week

Romola Garai


Born in Hong Kong to father Adrian (banker) and mother Janet (journalist), Romola Garai's unusual name is the female version of Romolo, an Italian name for boys (from Latin Romulus, the founder of Rome). She grew up in Singapore and Hong Kong until she was eight when her family returned to lay roots in Wiltshire. At sixteen, she left her parents ... See full bio »

10 Best Back-to-School TV Shows

Dust off your varsity jacket and get excited for fall with our list of the 10 best back-to-school TV shows.

Visit our Family Entertainment Guide

Watch on TV

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 44 people
created 09 Jan 2011
 
a list of 36 people
created 25 Jun 2011
 
a list of 29 people
created 18 Nov 2011
 
a list of 43 people
created 12 Feb 2012
 
a list of 41 people
created 16 Feb 2012
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Romola Garai's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 3 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Actress (37 credits)
 2015/I Dominion (filming)
Caitlin Thomas
 2015 Suffragette (completed)
Alice Haughton
 2015 Churchill's Secret (TV Movie) (post-production)
Millie Appleyard
 2014 The Great War: The People's Story (TV Mini-Series documentary)
Kate Parry Frye
- Episode #1.2 (2014) ... Kate Parry Frye
- Episode #1.1 (2014) ... Kate Parry Frye
 2013 Legacy (TV Movie)
Anna
 2013 Having You
Camilla
 2011-2012 The Hour (TV Series)
Bel Rowley
- Episode #2.6 (2012) ... Bel Rowley
- Episode #2.5 (2012) ... Bel Rowley
- Episode #2.4 (2012) ... Bel Rowley
- Episode #2.3 (2012) ... Bel Rowley
- Episode #2.2 (2012) ... Bel Rowley
 2012 Whitelands (Short)
Jen
 2011 Babysitting (Short)
Maggie
 2011 Junkhearts
Christine
 2011 One Day
Sylvie
 2011 The Crimson Petal and the White (TV Mini-Series)
Sugar
- Episode #1.4 (2011) ... Sugar
- Episode #1.3 (2011) ... Sugar
- Episode #1.2 (2011) ... Sugar
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... Sugar
 2009 Emma (TV Mini-Series)
Emma
- Episode #1.4 (2009) ... Emma
- Episode #1.3 (2009) ... Emma
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... Emma
- Episode #1.1 (2009) ... Emma
 2009 Glorious 39
Anne
 2008 King Lear (TV Movie)
Cordelia
 2008 Great Performances (TV Series)
Cordelia
- King Lear (2008) ... Cordelia
 2007 Running for River (Short)
Blair
 2007 Angel
Angel Deverell
 2006 Scoop
Vivian
 2006 Renaissance
Ilona Tasuiev (voice)
 2005 Midsummer Dream
Helena (English version, voice)
 2004 Rory O'Shea Was Here
Siobhan
 2001 Perfect (TV Movie)
Charlotte
 2000 Attachments (TV Series)
Zoe Atkins
 2000 The Last of the Blonde Bombshells (TV Movie)
Young Elizabeth
Show Show Director (1 credit)
Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Producer (1 credit)
Show Show Soundtrack (1 credit)
Show Show Self (10 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

(March 24-27, 2010) Reprised her role as Masha in Filter Theatre Company's modern adaptation of Chekov's "Three Sisters" for the UK tour of the play. During the tour, the play was performed at Coventry's Warwick Arts Centre (Feb. 23-27, 2010), Salford Quays' The Lowry (March 2-6, 2010), Oxford Playhouse (March 9-13, 2010), ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 8½" (1.74 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I am so clumsy. If there's a chance of dropping something or crashing into something, I do it. How sexy is that? See more »

Trivia:

Lives in London, England. See more »

Nickname:

Romster

Star Sign:

Leo

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Romola Garai: 'as a size 10 I'm too fat for Hollywood' dynamite6000
she kind of reminds me of... totalbasketcase9
Who would you like to see Rom work with? ughe
New BBC2 drama series Screenterrier
BBC's Emma preview ughe
Garai, West, Whishaw for BBC's 'The Hour' ughe
Discuss Romola Garai on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page