Carey Mulligan

Movie Actress

Carey Mulligan was born in Westminster, England, United Kingdom on May 28th, 1985 and is the Movie Actress. At the age of 37, Carey Mulligan biography, profession, age, height, weight, eye color, hair color, build, measurements, education, career, dating/affair, family, news updates, movies, and networth are available.

Other Names / Nick Names
Carey Hannah Mulligan
Date of Birth
May 28, 1985
United Kingdom
Place of Birth
Westminster, England, United Kingdom
37 years old
Zodiac Sign
$15 Million
Actor, Film Actor, Stage Actor, Voice Actor
Social Media
Carey Mulligan Height, Weight, Eye Color and Hair Color

At 37 years old, Carey Mulligan has this physical status:

Hair Color
Dark Brown
Eye Color
Light Brown
34-25-35" or 86-63.5-89 cm
Carey Mulligan Religion, Education, and Hobbies
She was raised Catholic. She does not seem to be too religious.
Not Available
International School of Düsseldorf, Woldingham School
Carey Mulligan Spouse(s), Children, Affair, Parents, and Family
Marcus Mumford
Dating / Affair
Shia LaBeouf (2009-2010), Tom Sturridge (2010), Eddie Redmayne (2011), Marcus Mumford (2011-Present)
Stephen Mulligan, Nano
Owain (Older Brother) (Works in British Army)
Other Family
Ernest Mulligan (Paternal Grandfather), Kathleen Athy (Paternal Grandmother), Samuel Stephens Denzil Booth (Maternal Grandfather), Margaret A. M. James (Maternal Grandmother)
Carey Mulligan Career

In 2004 Mulligan made her stage debut in the play Forty Winks at the Royal Court Theatre in London. She made her film debut the following year in Joe Wright's 2005 film adaptation of the Jane Austen novel Pride & Prejudice, portraying Kitty Bennet alongside Keira Knightley. Later that year, she won the role of orphan Ada Clare in the BAFTA award-winning BBC adaption of Charles Dickens' Bleak House, her television debut.

Among her 2007 projects were My Boy Jack, starring Daniel Radcliffe, another Jane Austen adaptation, Northanger Abbey, starring Felicity Jones, and the Doctor Who episode "Blink", which won her the Constellation Award for Best Female Performance in a 2007 Science Fiction Television Episode. She rounded out 2007 by appearing in an acclaimed stage revival of The Seagull, in which she played Nina alongside Kristin Scott Thomas and Chiwetel Ejiofor. The Daily Telegraph said her performance was "quite extraordinarily radiating'" and The Observer called her "almost unbearably affecting." While in the middle of the production, she had to have an appendectomy, preventing her from being able to perform for a week. For her debut Broadway performance in the 2008 American transfer of The Seagull, she was nominated for a Drama Desk Award, but lost to Angela Lansbury for Blithe Spirit.

Her big breakthrough came when, at 24, she was cast in her first leading role as Jenny in the 2009 independent film An Education, directed by Danish filmmaker Lone Scherfig and written by Nick Hornby. Over a hundred actresses auditioned for the part, but Mulligan's audition impressed Scherfig the most. The film and her performance received rave reviews, and she was nominated for an Academy Award, Screen Actors Guild, Golden Globe, Critics Choice and won a BAFTA Award. Lisa Schwarzbaum of Entertainment Weekly and Todd McCarthy of Variety both compared her performance to that of Audrey Hepburn. Rolling Stone's Peter Travers described her as having given a "sensational, starmaking performance," Mulligan was the recipient of the BAFTA Rising Star Award nomination, which is voted on by the British public.

In 2010, she was invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, That same year she starred in the film adaptation of Kazuo Ishiguro's acclaimed novel Never Let Me Go with Keira Knightley, and Andrew Garfield. She won a British Independent Award for her performance. That same year she starred in the Oliver Stone-directed film Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps. Screened out of competition at the 2010 Cannes Film Festival, it was her first major studio project. Later that year she also provided vocals for the song "Write About Love" by Belle & Sebastian.

She returned to the stage in the Atlantic Theater Company's off-Broadway play adaptation of Ingmar Bergman's Through a Glass, Darkly, from 13 May – 3 July 2011. Mulligan played the central character, a mentally unstable woman, and received glowing praise from reviewers. Ben Brantley, theater critic for The New York Times, wrote that Mulligan's performance was "acting of the highest order"; he also described her as "extraordinary" and "one of the finest actresses of her generation."

Mulligan co-starred in two critically acclaimed films in 2011. The first being Nicolas Winding Refn's Drive, with Ryan Gosling. The second film was Steve McQueen's sex-addiction drama Shame alongside Michael Fassbender Both films were major film festival hits. Drive debuted at 2011 Cannes Film Festival and Shame debuted at 2011 Venice Film Festival, both to rave reviews. She was nominated for her second BAFTA award—Best Supporting Actress—for the film Drive which also garnered a total of 4 BAFTA award nominations, including Best Picture and Best Director. For her performance in Shame, she received critical praise as well as a British Independent Film Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress.

In 2013, she starred as Daisy Buchanan in Baz Luhrmann's The Great Gatsby opposite Leonardo DiCaprio, which was released in May 2013. Mulligan auditioned for the role of Daisy in late 2010. While attending a Vogue fashion dinner in New York City in November, Baz Luhrmann’s wife, Catherine Martin, told her she had the part. In May 2012, she was a co-chair, alongside Anna Wintour, for the 2012 Met Ball Gala themed Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations. In 2013, she also starred in Joel and Ethan Coen's black comedy Inside Llewyn Davis alongside Oscar Isaac, and Justin Timberlake. The film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival to rave reviews.

In 2014, she starred in the London revival of the play Skylight with Bill Nighy and Matthew Beard, directed by Stephen Daldry, at Wyndham's Theatre in London's West End. It won the 2014 Evening Standard Theatre Award for Revival of the Year and was nominated for the 2014 Olivier Award for Best Revival. She followed the production when it transferred to Broadway at the John Golden Theatre in April 2015. The transfer was a massive success. The play won the Tony Award for Best Revival and she earned her first Tony Award nomination for Best Performance by a Leading Actress in a Play.

Mulligan has continued to earn acclaim for her portrayal of a wide range of complex characters. In 2015, Mulligan was praised for her roles in two acclaimed films released that year. She starred in Thomas Vinterberg's film adaptation of Thomas Hardy's novel Far from the Madding Crowd with Matthias Schoenaerts, Tom Sturridge, and Michael Sheen, as well as Sarah Gavron's Suffragette with Helena Bonham Carter, Ben Whishaw, Brendan Gleeson and Meryl Streep.

In 2017, she starred in Netflix's Mudbound, directed by Dee Rees. The film was met with critical acclaim. On review aggregator Rotten Tomatoes, the film has an approval rating of 97% with the consensus reading, "Mudbound offers a well-acted, finely detailed snapshot of American history whose scenes of rural class struggle resonate far beyond their period setting." The film earned four Academy Award nominations including Best Adapted Screenplay for Rees.

In 2018, she starred in Paul Dano's directorial debut film Wildlife with Jake Gyllenhaal. The film was written by Dano and Zoe Kazan, and is an adaptation of Richard Ford’s novel of the same name. The film debuted at the 71st Cannes Film Festival and received rave reviews from critics. The film has earned a 94% on Rotten Tomatoes with the consensus reading, "Wildlife's portrait of a family in crisis is beautifully composed by director Paul Dano – and brought brilliantly to life by a career-best performance from Carey Mulligan." For her performance, Mulligan received an Independent Spirit Award nomination for Best Actress.

Mulligan stepped back into television with her steely performance as a Detective Inspector in Collateral, a BBC Two limited series, receiving plaudits from American and British critics. Mulligan praised showrunner Sir David Hare for seamlessly accommodating her pregnancy into the script.

Mulligan appeared off Broadway in the solo show, Girls and Boys at the Minetta Lane Theatre. The show was written by Dennis Kelly and directed by Lyndsey Turner. Her performance was praised, with The New York Times calling it "perfection". While promoting the show on Stephen Colbert's Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Mulligan described being injured while the curtain was going down. Bradley Cooper, who was in the audience, visited her backstage and carried her to urgent care.

In 2020, Mulligan starred in Emerald Fennell's black comedy thriller film Promising Young Woman, alongside Bo Burnham and Alison Brie. She also served as an executive producer on the film, which debuted at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival to great acclaim. The website Rotten Tomatoes lists the film's rating as 90%, with a critics consensus reading, "A boldly provocative, timely thriller, Promising Young Woman is an auspicious feature debut for writer-director Emerald Fennell — and a career highlight for Carey Mulligan." Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the film's release was delayed to 25 December 2020. For her performance, she received her second Academy Award nomination for Best Actress and won the Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actress among many other honors. After winning Best Female Lead at the 36th Independent Spirit Awards, Mulligan dedicated her award to the late Helen McCrory.

In 2021, Mulligan replaced Nicole Kidman in The Dig, a film about the events of the 1939 excavation of Sutton Hoo, co-starring Ralph Fiennes and Lily James. It received a limited release in the United Kingdom on 15 January 2021, followed by a streaming release via Netflix on 29 January 2021.

In November 2020, it was announced that Mulligan would star as Felicia Montealegre in Bradley Cooper's second directorial effort Maestro, a biopic based on the life of Leonard Bernstein, alongside Cooper and Jeremy Strong. In a statement released by Cooper he wrote, "I was struck by Carey ever since I saw her onstage many years ago and I haven't missed a performance of hers since. I am humbled to be working with such a mammoth talent, as well as such a kind person in Carey." The film is set to be released on Netflix in 2023.

In April 2021, Mulligan joined Adam Sandler in Netflix's adaptation of Jaroslav Kalfař's science fiction novel Spaceman of Bohemia, directed by Johan Renck. Mulligan is also set to portray Megan Twohey, one of the real life New York Times reporters who broke the Harvey Weinstein scandal, in Maria Schrader's She Said, based on the book of the same name. The film is set to be released on 18 November 2022.

On 25 August 2022, Laika announced the voice cast of their latest stop motion animated feature Wildwood, led by Mulligan. The film is based on the 2011 children's fantasy novel of the same name and is being directed by Travis Knight.


From Stacey Dooley to Paris Hilton, See the Stars Who've Welcomed Babies This Year So Far, January 26, 2023

A handful of stars are kicking off the new year by expanding their families. While several of them have recently revealed that they're expecting (Princess Eugenie, Carey Mulligan, Dani Dyer, and Jessie J), other celebrities have already welcomed their little ones into the world.

Both Paris Hilton and Stacey Dooley officially became parents in January, welcoming a baby boy and a baby girl, respectively, with their significant others. Meanwhile, Chrissy Teigen gave birth to another baby girl with husband John Legend on 13 Jan. The tiny tot joins the couple's two kids, Luna and Miles Stephens.

Carey Mulligan covers baby bump in overalls as she joins husband Marcus Mumford on the beach in LA, January 25, 2023
Pregnant Carey Mulligan and her musician husband Marcus Mumford were spotted indulging in a California beach day this week. Defying the wintertime chill, the couple took in a bit of sea air and sunshine at Manhattan Beach while preparing for the arrival of their third child. Carey, 37, concealed her figure in a flowing pair of navy overalls as she enjoyed a barefoot stroll across the sand.

Ana de Armas, Austin Butler, and Viola Davis are All Recognised in BAFTA Nominations, January 19, 2023

The BAFTAs announced its nominations for 2023 on 19 Jan. ahead of the ceremony taking place on Sunday, 19 Feb. The prestigious event, which will be hosted by esteemed actor Richard E. Grant and TV royalty Alison Hammond, celebrates the best in film over the last year and it's set to be a close call as to which movies bag the gold awards.

War film "All Quiet on the Western Front" leads the nods with 14 noms, with "The Banshees of Inisherin" and "Everything Everywhere All at Once" following with ten noms each. Austin Butler is pitted against Brendan Fraser in the Leading Actor category for their critically-acclaimed roles in "Elvis" and "The Whale" respectively, while Viola Davis for "The Woman King" goes up against Ana de Armas for "Blonde" in the Leading Actress section.

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