(biography, photos, videos) Lily Chloe Ninette Thomson
Lily James: a biography
Lily Chloe Ninette Thomson, more familiar to us as the actress Lily James, born in April 1989 in the town of Esher in the English County of Surrey. A girl from an early age showed artistic inclinations and exceptional artistry. Seeing this, the parents gave their daughter to art school in tring, in the County of Hertfordshire.
At the end Lily and James went to London, where he studied at the famous Guildhall school of music and theatre. In 2010, he received the diploma Guildhall, Lily started to take the first steps in his career.
Biography Lily James, this stage name was taken by the British, began with a small soap role. The young actress appeared in several episodes of family melodrama «Just William». In the next, 2011, she again played in the series. Now, Lily has entrusted the significant role she played in 8 episodes tapes «Secret diary of a call girl».
While working on the set of the young artist tried his hand on stage. Periodically, Lily James serves on the boards of various London theatres. In Richmond, on the stage of the «Orange Tree,» she brilliantly played in two plays of Martin Crimp. And in Shakespeare’s play directed by Daniel Evans it appeared in the form of Desdemona. Evidence of high artistic skill Lily becomes an invitation artist on the stage of the legendary theatre Young Vic.
The success and popularity came to the actress after the release of the mega-popular series «Downton Abbey». Lily here was quite noticeable, though not Central role: it was transformed into a magical lady rose McClair. At first her character was flighty and had our share of indiscretions, but by the end of the series turned into a real lady.
To even greater heights the actress made the part in the Thriller with elements of fantasy «wrath of the titans». This large-scale project of Jonathan Libesman where Lily James played Korrina, finally approved the artist on the star pedestal.
2012 was very fruitful for the actress. She appeared in several projects. Movies «Broken» and «Fast girls» had a considerable success with critics and audiences.
In March 2015 on the British screens out the film-tale «Cinderella», filmed by the famous Director Kenneth Branagh. Audition for Cinderella were such famous actress like Alicia Vikander, saoirse Ronan and others. But the choice fell on Lily James. In this tale adapted for the big screen was played by such masters of British film, like cate Blanchett, Helena Bonham Carter and Richard Madden. It is not surprising that the project was a resounding success.
In 2016, Russian viewers have a great opportunity to see another adaptation of the great novel by Leo Tolstoy «War and peace». 8-serial project Tom Harper has appeared in several countries, including Russia. Palace square St. Petersburg, Uspensky Cathedral, Catherine Palace in Tsarskoye Selo and Yusupov on the Moika – all these places shown in the film. Lily James played Natasha Rostov.
On account of rising British stars have more than two dozen roles in the movie.
26-year-old actress prefers not to talk about private, but fans found out that her heart is already 2 years is not free. Lily is Dating 33-year-old colleague Matt Smith. The artist known to many film fans for her role as Doctor Who in the TV series of the same name.
While the personal lives of Lily, James is a romance that has not yet escalated into a legal marriage. But the thought of the future triumph are already attending beauty. She says that one half of dreams of lush wedding in Las Vegas, and the second requires a modest wedding ceremony in a circle of relatives and close friends. Which half will win Lily – soon to be known.
The actress starred with her lover in the film «Pride and prejudice», which was released in 2015. Lily appeared in the form of Lizzie Bennet, the heroine of the film. Matt got the role of parson Collins.
- «Just William»
- «Secret diary of a call girl»
- «Downton Abbey»
- Wrath of the titans
- «Fast girls»
- «War and peace»
- «Pride and prejudice»