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Lily James was born Lily Chloe Ninette Thomson in Esher, Surrey, to Ninette (Mantle), an actress, and Jamie Thomson, an actor and musician. Her grandmother, Helen Horton, was an American actress. She began her education at Arts Educational School in Tring and subsequently went on to study acting at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London... See full bio »
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Cinderella Cinderella
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
Wrath of the Titans
Broken Older Skunk


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 2018 Guernsey (pre-production)
Juliet Ashton
 2017 Darkest Hour (pre-production)
Elizabeth Nel
 2017 Baby Driver (post-production)
 2016 The Exception
Mieke de Jong
 2015/I Burnt
 2013/I Silent Treatment (Short)
The Girl
 2012 Fast Girls
Lisa Temple
 2012/IV Broken
Older Skunk
 2012 Wrath of the Titans
 2012/I Chemistry (Short)
 2011 Secret Diary of a Call Girl (TV Series)
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 2011 Chloe and Will's Hot Date Night (Short)
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Performed in the stage production of "The Seagull" as Nina, alongside Matthew Kelly, at Southwark Playhouse. See more »

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1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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It took me a while to warm to the '20s costumes on 'Downton.' I love it when women accentuate their curves, and that era was all about hiding them. The shapes they wore then were in tune with female empowerment. Cutting off their hair and hiding their busts was a way of saying, 'We're equal to men!' See more »


She has the same birthday (not the same year of birth) with her on-screen mother in Cinderella, Hayley Atwell. See more »


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