Carey Mulligan is a renowned British actress who played Jenny Mellor in the coming-of-age drama film “An Education” (2009). Carey began her career as an actor on stage in 2004 with the play “Foty Winks,” and has since risen to become one of the most popular performers in her decade-long career.
Carey Mulligan Parents?
Carey Mulligan was the youngest child and only daughter of Nano (mother) and Stephen Mulligan (father). Her father, Stephen, is an Irish-born hotel manager, and her mother, Nano, is a university professor. Mulligan’s family moved to Germany when she was three years old, when her father was hired as a manager at a hotel there.
Carey Mulligan Husband
It’s true, Carey Mulligan is a happily married woman. She is only married once, to her spouse Marcus Mumford. Marcus is the main vocalist and primary composer for Mumford & Sons as well as a musician, record producer, and citizen of the United States and the United Kingdom. They were destined to be together since they had been pen-friends since they were little, but when they finally ran into each other again as adults, the spark was gone.
On the set of “Inside Llewyn Davis,” they hit it off and began dating. On April 21, 2012, after just a short courtship, the couple tied the knot. In 2015, they had their first child, a girl named Evelyn Grace, and in 2017, they had their first child, a male named Wilfred.
She has been in relationships with actors Shia LaBeouf, Tom Sturridge, and Eddie Redmayne. Not only that, but Mulligan has represented such organizations as the Alzheimer’s Society and War Child as a goodwill ambassadors.
Carey Mulligan’s Net worth
Carey Mulligan makes a respectable living as an actress in the industry. Mulligan began her acting career in 2004, and since then, she has gone a long way to become one of the most well-known actresses and has even been named among the actresses nominated for Academy Awards.
Mulligan has developed a distinct persona because of her excellent acting, which has led to her appearing in a number of films. Her performances in films and television shows are undoubtedly her source of revenue. It is thought that she has a net worth of around $16 million.
Carey Mulligan Height & Weight
Carey Mulligan is a stunning woman with the ideal thin frame. She is tall at 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 metres), and her body weight is around 54 kg (119 lbs).
Carey Mulligan Biography
Carey Hannah Mulligan is a well-known British actress. She was born in Westminster, London, England, on May 28, 1985, parents Nano (Booth), a university professor, and Stephen Mulligan, a hotel manager. Carey’s mother is Welsh, and she also has Irish and English ancestors.
Carey Mulligan Career
Mulligan made her London theatrical debut in the play Forty Winks at the Royal Court Theatre in 2004. She made her cinematic debut in Joe Wright’s 2005 adaptation of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice, co-starring with Keira Knightley as Kitty Bennet. Later the same year, she made her television debut in the BAFTA-winning BBC version of Charles Dickens’s Bleak House as the orphan Ada Clare.
The Constellation Award for Best Female Performance in a 2007 Science Fiction Television Episode went to her for her performance in the Doctor Who episode “Blink.”
She received a Drama Desk Award nomination for her performance in the 2008 American production of The Seagull, but lost to Angela Lansbury for Blithe Spirit.
She was cast as Jenny in the 2009 independent film An Education, directed by Danish director Lone Scherfig and written by Nick Hornby when she was 24 years old. This was her first significant job. Over a hundred actresses auditioned for the role, but Mulligan’s performance really impressed Scherfig. She was nominated for an Academy Award, a Screen Actors Guild Award, a Golden Globe Award, a Critics’ Choice Award, and a BAFTA Award for her role in the film.
She appeared in the Netflix film Mudbound, directed by Dee Rees, in 2017. The film garnered favorable reviews. The film has a 97% approval rating on review aggregate Rotten Tomatoes, with the consensus reading, “Mudbound provides a well-acted, carefully painted vision of American history, with scenes of rural class strife that resonate well beyond the historical period.” The film received four Academy Award nominations, including Best Adapted Screenplay for Rees.
Mulligan appeared in Emerald Fennell’s dark comic thriller Promising Young Woman in 2020, opposite Bo Burnham and Alison Brie. For her performance, she was nominated for a second Academy Award for Best Actress and won the Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Actress, among other honors. Mulligan presented her trophy for Best Female Lead to the late Helen McCrory at the 36th Independent Spirit Awards.