Ella Purnell


STARmeter
Top 500
Up 365 this week
Interview
1:14 | Interview
Ella Purnell was born in London. She is best known for her roles in Tim Burton's Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children (2016), in BBC One's Ordeal By Innocence (2017) and Starz' Sweetbitter (2017), in which she plays the series lead role of Tess in the adaptation of Stephanie Danler's hit novel of the same name. The second series will air on... See full bio »

'Black Widow' Bites: Movie News From the Marvel Cast

Meet the characters of the next Marvel movie from the folks who play them: Scarlett Johansson, Rachel Weisz, and more.

Watch now

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
Tue, Jul 23 10:30 AM EDT on FXX (128)

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 14 images
updated 30 Aug 2016
 

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 38 people
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 26 people
created 10 May 2018
 
a list of 37 people
created 9 months ago
 
a list of 32 images
created 2 months ago
 
a list of 25 people
created 2 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Ella Purnell's work have you seen?

User Polls

6 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Never Let Me Go Young Ruth
(2010)
Kick-Ass 2 Dolce
(2013)
Wildlike Mackenzie
(2014)

Filmography

Jump to: Actress | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Actress (20 credits)
 2020 Belgravia (TV Series) (post-production)
Lady Maria Grey
- Episode #1.1 (2020) ... Lady Maria Grey
- Episode #1.6 ... Lady Maria Grey
- Episode #1.5 ... Lady Maria Grey
- Episode #1.4 ... Lady Maria Grey
- Episode #1.3 ... Lady Maria Grey
 2018-2019 Sweetbitter (TV Series)
Tess
- Episode #2.8 (2019) ... Tess
- Episode #2.7 (2019) ... Tess
- Episode #2.6 (2019) ... Tess
- Entropy (2019) ... Tess
- Sec or Demi-Sec (2019) ... Tess
 2018 Oksijan (Short)
Inca
 2018 UFO
Natalie
 2018 Right Place Wrong Tim (Short)
 2018 Ordeal by Innocence (TV Mini-Series)
Hester Argyll
- Episode #1.3 (2018) ... Hester Argyll
- Episode #1.2 (2018) ... Hester Argyll
- Episode #1.1 (2018) ... Hester Argyll
 2017 Access All Areas
Mia
 2017 Churchill
Helen Garrett
 2016 The Legend of Tarzan
Young Jane Body Double (uncredited)
 2015 Cyberbully (TV Movie)
Megan
 2014 Wildlike
Mackenzie
 2014 Maleficent
Teen Maleficent
 2013 Kick-Ass 2
Dolce
 2011/I Candy (Short)
Candy
 2011/I Intruders
Mia
 2010 Ways to Live Forever
Kaleigh (as Elena Purnell)
 2010 Never Let Me Go
Young Ruth
Show Show Self (8 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

Musical - Oliver! Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London, UK

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Official Sites:

Facebook | Instagram | See more »

Alternate Names:

Elena Purnell

Height:

5' 4" (1.63 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

You can only really shoot a throw up scene of that scale once as it's a nightmare to reset! So I'd say projectile vomiting in a playground in front of 20 people covered head to toe in a plastic bin bag is probably one of my weirder experiences. See more »

Trivia:

She and Chloë Grace Moretz were both in the cast of the 2013 film Kick-Ass 2 (2013). See more »

Trademark:

Distinctive large brown eyes

Star Sign:

Virgo

Contribute to This Page

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial

Lance Reddick Reveals a New Side in 'John Wick'

The acclaimed actor stretches his range with John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum, reveals what he's watching, and plays with how he says "Bosch."

Watch now



Recently Viewed