Florence Pugh is an English actress. She is known for her role as Daisy in the 2015 film “Divergent”. She has also appeared in “I, Daniel Blake” (2016), “Suffragette” (2018) and “Coco” (2017).
|Born||3 january 1996|
|Family||Toby Sebastian (brother)|
|Years active||2014 – present|
Florence Pugh is an English actress and model. She was born in 1996 in London to a Nigerian father and British mother. At age 3, she began modeling for children’s fashion ads.
She trained at the prestigious Sylvia Young Theatre School, which counts Daniel Craig among its alumni, and then made her film debut in the 2010 film “The Tempest”.
In 2011, she was cast in 2012’s “Suffragette”, which earned her the Empire Award for Best Newcomer. She also appeared alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in 2013’s “The Wolf of Wall Street”, though the film was not well-received by critics.
In 2014, Pugh starred as “Belle” in the second season of Fox’s musical TV series “Glee”. The following year, she played a recurring role on HBO’s “Westworld”. In 2016, Pugh starred as a British aristocrat named Lady Edith Crawley on the network’s period drama series “Downton Abbey”.
The same year, Pugh received praise for her performance opposite Tom Hanks in the historical drama film “Inferno”.
Florence Pugh is an English actress and model.
She rose to prominence in the modeling industry, appearing in campaigns for various brands including Burberry and Louis Vuitton. She also appeared on the cover of Vogue UK in 2016, and has been named one of “The 100 Most Influential People in the Fashion Industry” by Time magazine.
In 2017, she starred in the blockbuster flick Me Before You as Lou Clark, a character based on Jojo Moyes’s novel of the same name. Her performance earned her an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress, as well as a BAFTA nomination for Best Supporting Actress. In 2018, she starred in Ready Player One as Olivia Watts, a character based on Cline’s novel of the same name.
Awards and Nominations
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|British Independent Film Awards||1||1|
|Critics Choice Movie Awards||0||2|
|Gotham Independent Film Awards||0||1|