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Carey Mulligan

1985-05-28 Westminster, London, England

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Carey Hannah Mulligan (born 28 May 1985) is an English actress. She has received numerous accolades, including a British Academy Film Award and a Critics' Choice Movie Award, in addition to nominations for two Academy Awards, two Golden Globe Awards, four Screen Actors Guild Awards, and a Tony Award. Mulligan made her professional acting debut on stage in the 2004 Kevin Elyot play Forty Winks at the Royal Court Theatre. Her film debut came with a supporting role in the romantic drama Pride & Prejudice (2005), followed by roles in television, including the drama series Bleak House (2005) and the television film Northanger Abbey (2007). She also played Sally Sparrow in the Doctor Who episode "Blink". Mulligan made her Broadway debut in the 2008 revival of the Anton Chekhov play The Seagull, which earned her an Ian Charleson Commendation Award. Mulligan's breakthrough role came as a 1960s schoolgirl in the coming-of-age drama film An Education (2009), for which she won the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role, and gained her first nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actress. She continued as an established actor, with roles in the dystopian romance Never Let Me Go (2010), action drama Drive (2011), which earned her a nomination for the BAFTA Award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role, erotic drama Shame (2011), romantic drama The Great Gatsby (2013), and the black comedy-drama Inside Llewyn Davis (2013). In 2015, Mulligan was nominated for a Tony Award for Best Actress in a Play for her performance in the Broadway revival of David Hare's Skylight. In 2018, she starred in the Netflix limited series Collateral and Paul Dano's acclaimed drama film Wildlife. For her portrayal of a vigilante in the thriller Promising Young Woman (2020), Mulligan received widespread praise and a second Academy Award nomination for Best Actress.​


She Said Megan Twohey 2022-11-17
The Dig Edith Pretty 2021-01-14
2020: The Movie Carey Mulligan 2021-03-19
Letters Live from the Archive: Freemasons’ Hall 2021-03-15
Miranda: My Such Fun Celebration Self 2020-01-01
Promising Young Woman Cassandra 2020-12-13
A Christmas Carol Belle (voice) 2020-12-04
Mamma Mia! Here We Go Yet Again Amanda Seyfried 2019-08-09
Wildlife Jeanette Brinson 2018-09-23
Mudbound Laura McAllan 2017-11-16
Far from the Madding Crowd Bathsheba Everdene 2015-04-23
Suffragette Maud Watts 2015-10-16
Inside 'Inside Llewyn Davis' Self 2014-03-11
National Theatre Live: Skylight Kyra Hollis 2014-07-24
The Great Gatsby Daisy Buchanan 2013-05-10
Inside Llewyn Davis Jean Berkey 2013-10-13
Drive Irene 2011-09-15
Shame Sissy 2011-10-02
Never Let Me Go Kathy H. 2010-03-18
Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps Winnie Gekko 2010-09-02
An Education Jenny Mellor 2009-10-29
The Greatest Rose 2009-01-17
Public Enemies Carol Slayman 2009-07-01
Brothers Cassie Willis 2009-01-22
Slapper Susan 2008-06-21
My Boy Jack Elsie Kipling 2007-11-11
Northanger Abbey Isabella Thorpe 2007-10-24
Blood on Benefits Emma 2007-05-15
And When Did You Last See Your Father? Rachel 2007-10-05
Pride & Prejudice Catherine "Kitty" Bennet 2005-09-16
Maestro Felicia Montealegre
An Uncivil War Gloria Steinem
Wildwood (voice)
Spaceman Lenka