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Rosamund Pike

Born on January 27, 1979 in London, England, actress Rosamund Mary Elizabeth Pike is the only child of a classical violinist mother, Caroline (Friend), and an opera singer father, Julian Pike. Due to her parents' work, she spent her early childhood traveling around Europe. Pike attended Badminton School in Bristol, England and began acting at the ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 25 wins & 46 nominations. See more awards »

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 2016 The Bends (pre-production)
  A United Kingdom (filming)
Ruth Williams
 2015 Thunderbirds Are Go (TV Series)
Lady Penelope
- Heist Society (2015) ... Lady Penelope (voice)
- Falling Skies (2015) ... Lady Penelope (voice)
- Under Pressure (2015) ... Lady Penelope (voice)
- Tunnels of Time (2015) ... Lady Penelope (voice)
- EOS (2015) ... Lady Penelope (voice)
 2011 The Organ Grinder's Monkey (Short)
 2011 Women in Love (TV Mini-Series)
Gudrun Brangwen
 2010 Jackboots on Whitehall
Daisy (voice)
 2010 Burning Palms
 2009 Yesterday We Were in America (Video)
Narrator (voice)
 2009 Freefall (TV Movie)
 2008 The Tower (TV Movie)
Olivia Wynn
 2004/II Promised Land
 2002 Foyle's War (TV Series)
Sarah Beaumont
- The German Woman (2002) ... Sarah Beaumont
 2001 Love in a Cold Climate (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.2 (2001) ... Fanny
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... Fanny
 2000 Trial & Retribution (TV Series)
Lucy - Barker's P.A.
- Episode #4.1 (2000) ... Lucy - Barker's P.A.
 1998 A Rather English Marriage (TV Movie)
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Other Works:

She acted in Tennessee Williams' play, "Summer and Smoke," at the Apollo Theatre in London, England with Chris Carmack, Sebastian Abineri, David Killick, Christopher Ravenscroft, Angela Down, and Kate O'Toole in the cast. Adrian Noble was director. See more »

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1 Interview | 5 Articles | 3 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 8½" (1.74 m)

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I think it's OK to play to your strengths, and if I have a quality of Englishness that people like, I won't hide that. I'm probably not going to play a junkie and that's OK because there are other people who will do it better. A view that's been held for a long time is that the best way to prove oneself as an actor is to play the grittiest roles out there. I don't agree with that. See more »


An only child, her parents are Julian and Caroline Pike. Julian is a professional opera singer, whilst Caroline is a concert violinist. See more »



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