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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 West End stage production of "Romeo and Juliet" as Juliet, alongside Richard Madden, Freddie Fox, Derek Jacobi, Meera Syal, Marisa Berenson, Michael Rouse, Ansu Kabia and Sam Valentine, at the Garrick Theatre. See more »

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5' 7" (1.7 m)

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I played Nina in 'The Seagull,' and I remember thinking it's incredible to see all the actresses in the past that've played her. It's quite strengthening. You feel a part of the family of actresses going through and giving something of themselves to the role. See more »


Studied acting at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London graduating in 2010. See more »


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