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Hayley Atwell

Born in London, England, Hayley Elizabeth Atwell has dual citizenship of the United Kingdom and the United States. An only child, Hayley was named after actress Hayley Mills. Her parents, Alison (Cain) and Grant Atwell, both motivational speakers, met at a London workshop of Dale Carnegie's self-help bible "How to Win Friends and Influence People"... See full bio »
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 2013 Life of Crime (TV Mini-Series)
Denise Woods
- Episode #1.3 (2013) ... Denise Woods
- Episode #1.2 (2013) ... Denise Woods
- Episode #1.1 (2013) ... Denise Woods
 2013 Black Mirror (TV Series)
- Be Right Back (2013) ... Martha
 2012 Restless (TV Movie)
Eva Delectorskaya
 2012 Playhouse Presents (TV Series)
The Banker
- The Man (2012) ... The Banker
 2010 The Pillars of the Earth (TV Mini-Series)
- Illumination (2010) ... Aliena
- The Work of Angels (2010) ... Aliena
- New Beginnings (2010) ... Aliena
- Witchcraft (2010) ... Aliena
- Legacy (2010) ... Aliena
 2009 The Prisoner (TV Mini-Series)
Lucy / 4-15
- Episode 5: Schizoid (2009) ... 4-15 / Lucy
- Episode 4: Darling (2009) ... 4-15 / Lucy
- Episode 3: Anvil (2009) ... Lucy
- Episode 2: Harmony (2009) ... Lucy
- Episode 1: Arrival (2009) ... Lucy
 2007 Mansfield Park (TV Movie)
Mary Crawford
 2006 Fear of Fanny (TV Movie)
 2005 Whatever Love Means (TV Movie)
Sabrina Guinness (as Hayley Attwell)
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The title role in George Bernard Shaw's "Major Barbara" - London's National Theatre. See more »

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2 Articles | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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5' 7" (1.7 m)

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[on her character in Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)] Peggy was in a position where if she was a damsel in distress, she wouldn't be of that position. And when she says, "I know what it's like to have a few doors slammed in my face," I think because she's this attractive woman who's beautifully made up, she had to fight a little bit harder to get where she is to prove that she's capable... See more »


Shares a birthday with her Cinderella co-star Lily James who is only 7 years her junior, coincidentally both actresses are alumnus from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. See more »

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