Lily James Profile
Lily James is an English model and actress best known for her roles in the British television series Just William, in the period drama Downton Abbey and as the title character in Cinderella. She also appeared as Natasha Rostova in the television series War & Peace, Pride and Prejudice, and Zombies.
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Lily James Family
James is the daughter of actress Ninette Mantle and musician James “Jamie” Thomson. She has two brothers, an older and a younger brother. Helen Horton, her paternal grandmother, was an American actress. Her maternal grandmother was French and fled her village near Paris due to the Nazis, later marrying James’ grandfather, an RAF minister. James Thomson, Lily’s father, died of cancer in 2008. When she discovered that there was already an actress named Lily Thomson, she chose her father’s first name as her stage name
Lily James Husband
From 2014 to 2019, she was in a relationship with actor Matt Smith.
Lily James Net Worth
James has an estimated net worth of $8 Million.
Quick Facts About Lily James
|Full Name||Lily Chloe Ninette Thomson|
|Age||32 years old|
|Net Worth||$8 Million|
Lily James Cinderella
In the 2015 live-action Disney film Cinderella, James portrayed Cinderella. Annie Leibovitz photographed James as Cinderella in the blue gown she wears to the ball for the December 2014 issue of Vogue. In the end credits, James also made her singing debut, singing “Sing Sweet Nightingale,” “Lavender’s Blue,” and “A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes” from the 1950 animated film.
Cinderella had its world premiere on February 13, 2015, at the 65th Berlin International Film Festival, and was released theatrically in the United States on March 13, 2015, and in the United Kingdom on March 27, 2015, by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures in standard and IMAX formats. It grossed over $542 million worldwide, making it Branagh’s highest-grossing film to date. It grossed over $542 million worldwide, making it Branagh’s highest-grossing film to date. Critics gave the film positive reviews, and it was nominated for costume design categories at the 88th Academy Awards, 21st Critics’ Choice Awards, and 69th British Academy Film Awards.
Lily James Baby Driver
James played Debora, the love interest of the main character, Baby, in the action film Baby Driver. He survived a car accident as a child, which left him with tinnitus, and he finds catharsis in music. Baby transports robbery crews assembled by criminal mastermind Doc in retaliation for the theft of a car containing Doc’s stolen goods. In his spare time, he remixes snippets of conversations he records and looks after his deaf foster father Joseph. He meets Debora, a waitress, and they begin dating. Buddy, Baby’s father, arrives and murders Doc, resulting in a cat-and-mouse game in which Buddy has Baby at his mercy.
He fires a gun near each of Baby’s ears, temporarily deafening him before Debora smacks him with a crowbar. Buddy is shot in the leg by Baby, and he falls to his death. Debora and Baby flee the scene. Joseph, Debora, and other victims of his crimes testify in his defense at his trial, citing his acts of compassion and mercy.
Lily James Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
James starred as the younger version of Meryl Streep’s character, Donna Sheridan, in the sequel to Mamma Mia!, titled Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. The film was released in July 2018. The same year, James played author Juliet Ashton in the 1940s period drama The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society who exchanges letters with the residents of Guernsey, an island off the coast of Normandy that was German-occupied during World War II.
Sophie is currently preparing to reopen the Hotel Bella Donna in memory of her recently deceased mother. This echoes Donna’s previous exploration of an abandoned farmhouse that would eventually become the hotel. A heavy storm destroys the hotel grounds and prevents transportation to Kalokairi in the flashback. Donna learns she’s pregnant but has no idea which of her three recent boyfriends is the father. Bill returns to the island, and Donna joins him on his boat, much to Rosie’s chagrin, who has feelings for Bill.
Sam returns, having broken off his engagement to Donna, but is disappointed to learn that she has moved on with another man. In the present, Rosie tells Sophie about her and Bill’s breakup, prompting a worried Sophie to confirm her feelings for Sky. Bill, Harry, and Sky abandon their international adventures to help Sophie, but they are told there are no boats to Kalokairi. A senior Alexio, on the other hand, gives them boat passage as a thank you for saving his relationship.
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In 2011, James starred as Taylor in Tanya Ronder’s stage adaptation of the novel Vernon God Little, directed by Rufus Norris, as Nina in Russell Bolam’s modern adaptation of The Seagull at Southwark Playhouse, and as Desdemona in Daniel Evans’ production of Othello at the Crucible Theatre in Sheffield, alongside Dominic West and Clarke Peters.
Lily James Just William
In the television series Just William, James played Ethel Brown. Daniel Roche plays the title character, eponymous character William Brown, and Rebecca Front and Daniel Ryan play William’s parents. Caroline Quentin and Warren Clarke play Violet Elizabeth Bott’s parents, who live next door to the Browns. Paul Seed directed it, and John Chapman produced it. Martin Jarvis, who voices the radio and audio CD adaptions of Just William, acts as the narrator. According to various sources, the series will not be returning.
Lily James Downton Abbey
Downton Abbey is a British period drama television show set in the early twentieth century. Lily James joins the cast in series three as Lady Rose MacClare (Aldridge), Violet’s second cousin who is sent to live with the Crawleys because her parents are serving the empire in India and later returns due to family problems.
Carnival Films and ITV announced on March 26, 2015, that the sixth series would be the final one. It aired on ITV from September 20 to November 8, 2015. The final episode, which served as the annual Christmas special, aired on December 25, 2015. A film adaptation, serving as a continuation of the series, was confirmed on July 13, 2018, and will be released in the United Kingdom on September 13, 2019, and in the United States on September 20, 2019.
Lily James TV Shows
- 2010 – Just William
- 2011 – Secret Diary of a Call Girl
- 2012–2015 – Downton Abbey
- 2016 – War & Peace
- 2021 – The Pursuit of Love
- 2022 – Pam & Tommy
Lily James Movies
- 2012 – Chemistry – Ines
- 2015 – Cinderella
- 2016 – Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
- 2017 – Baby Driver
- 2018 – Sorry to Bother You
- 2019 – One Red Nose Day and a Wedding
- 2020 – Rebecca
- 2021 – The Dig
- TBA – What’s Love Got to Do With It?