Played "Hermia/Celia" in London's Kevin Elyot
's "Forty Winks" at London's Royal Court Theatre.
5' 7" (1.70 m)
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(2011)] When I read the script, I found it terrifying. My English agents sent it to me and said, "There's this amazing part." For me, as an actor, it was sort of scary. I'd seen Hunger
(2008), which was done by Steve McQueen
, and I thought it was just incredible. And I'd always wanted to work with Michael Fassbender
. So, I asked to have a meeting with Steve to pitch myself for the job.
Mentioned in an interview at the Sundance Film Festival that the first actor she met was Julian Fellowes
, who came to talk at her school. She approached him, and he introduced her to casting director Jina Jay
's assistant; at the time, they were looking for young unknown actresses to play the younger sisters in Pride & Prejudice
(2005). It ended up being her first job.