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Emily Mortimer


English actress Emily Mortimer is the daughter of writer and barrister Sir John Mortimer and his second wife, Penelope (née Gollop). She was educated at St Paul's Girls' School in West London, and it was whilst there she began acting. Mortimer moved on from school to Lincoln College, Oxford University, where she studied English Literature and ... See full bio »

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 2015 Ladygrey
Olive
 2015 Ten Thousand Saints
Diane
 2014 Rio, I Love You
Dorothy (segment "La Fortuna")
 2013-2014 Doll & Em (TV Series)
Emily
- Episode #1.6 (2014) ... Emily
- Episode #1.5 (2014) ... Emily
- Episode #1.4 (2014) ... Emily
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Emily
- Episode #1.3 (2013) ... Emily
 2013 Disney Infinity (Video Game)
Holley Shiftwell (voice)
 2011 Hugo
Lisette
 2011 Cars 2: The Video Game (Video Game)
Holley Shiftwell (voice)
 2011 Cars 2
Holley Shiftwell (voice)
 2011 Our Idiot Brother
Liz
 2010 Leonie
Leonie
 2009 City Island
Molly
 2008 Chaos Theory
Susan
 2007 30 Rock (TV Series)
Phoebe
- Hiatus (2007) ... Phoebe
- Cleveland (2007) ... Phoebe
- Corporate Crush (2007) ... Phoebe
 2006 Paris, je t'aime
Frances (segment "Pere-Lachaise")
 2004 Howl's Moving Castle
Young Sophie (English version, voice)
 2003 Nobody Needs to Know
Emily
 2003 A Foreign Affair
Angela Beck
 2000 The Kid
Amy
 2000 Love's Labour's Lost
Katherine
 1999 Killing Joe (Short)
 1999 Notting Hill
Perfect Girl
 1999 Noah's Ark (TV Mini-Series)
Esther
 1998 Cider with Rosie (TV Movie)
Miss Flynn
 1998 Coming Home (TV Movie)
Judith Dunbar
 1997 A Dance to the Music of Time (TV Mini-Series)
Polly Duport
- Post War (1997) ... Polly Duport
 1997 The Saint
Woman on Plane
 1997 Midsomer Murders (TV Series)
Katherine Lacey
- The Killings at Badger's Drift (1997) ... Katherine Lacey
 1996 The Last of the High Kings
Romy Thomas
 1996 No Bananas (TV Mini-Series)
Una
- Blitz (1996) ... Una
- Raids (1996) ... Una
- Dunkirk (1996) ... Una
- Spring (1996) ... Una
- Christmas (1996) ... Una
 1996 Jack and Jeremy's Real Lives (TV Series)
Tilly
- Aristocrats (1996) ... Tilly
 1996 Lord of Misrule (TV Movie)
Emma
 1996 Silent Witness (TV Series)
Fran
 1996 Ruth Rendell Mysteries (TV Series)
Elvira Crossland
- Heartstones (1996) ... Elvira Crossland
 1995 Sharpe's Sword (TV Movie)
Lass
 1995 Screen Two (TV Series)
Amanda Ellis
- A Very Open Prison (1995) ... Amanda Ellis
 1995 The Glass Virgin (TV Mini-Series)
Annabella Lagrange
- Episode #1.3 (1995) ... Annabella Lagrange
- Episode #1.2 (1995) ... Annabella Lagrange
- Episode #1.1 (1995) ... Annabella Lagrange
 1994 Blue Heelers (TV Series)
Kelly
- Skin Deep (1994) ... Kelly
 1994 Under the Hammer (TV Series)
Angela
- The Virgin of Vitebsk (1994) ... Angela
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Other Works:

Played Joy in "Parlour Song", a new play by Jez Butterworth - Linda Goss Theater, NYC (2008). See more »

Publicity Listings:

7 Interviews | 8 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

To be in the hands of an auteur like [Andrei Tarkovsky], that would be just brilliant. But I don't know if those kind of films can ever be made any more. To get art nowadays, in cinema or books or anything, that grapples with the possibility of a meaningless universe . . . it just doesn't happen any more. In even the most indie of the indie films, everything has to come to some kind of neat ... See more »

Trivia:

Attended St. Paul's Girls' School in London. See more »

Trademark:

high meek voice

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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I can't stand her. honey-sunrise
Take away her U.S. citizenship cousinsKLG
The woman is highly irritating. Bigs944
She looks eeriely like... nyranda
She is a real Cutie... benbree
Miranda Otto and her are twins!!!!!!! GettnMovieBuff
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