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Lily James

 
Bio:
Lily James graduated from Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 2010. Her breakout film role was the iconic 'Cinderella' in Disney's award-winning worldwide hit adaptation directed by Kenneth Branagh. Lily was most recently seen in Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again! (Universal) alongside Meryl Streep, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Lily James graduated from Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 2010. Her breakout film role was the iconic 'Cinderella' in Disney's award-winning worldwide hit adaptation directed by Kenneth Branagh. Lily was most recently seen in Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again! (Universal) alongside Meryl Streep, ... (read complete bio)
 

 

Lily James Biography

Lily James graduated from Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 2010. Her breakout film role was the iconic 'Cinderella' in Disney's award-winning worldwide hit adaptation directed by Kenneth Branagh.

Lily was most recently seen in Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again! (Universal) alongside Meryl Streep, playing 'Young Donna'. She also appeared in The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society (Studio Canal). Lily's further film credits include 'Elizabeth Nel' in Darkest Hour (Working Title) opposite Gary Oldman, and 'Debora' in Baby Driver (Working Title) alongside Jamie Foxx and Jon Hamm.

Lily's most notable TV credits include 'Lady Rose' in Golden Globe and BAFTA winning period drama Downton Abbey (ITV), and 'Natasha Rostova' in the much-heralded War & Peace (BBC).

For stage, Lily played 'Juliet' in Kenneth Branagh's acclaimed Romeo and Juliet (Garrick Theatre). Further theatre credits include Vernon God Little (Young Vic Theatre) directed by Rufus Norris, and 'Desdemona' in Daniel Evans' stage production of Othello (The Crucible, Sheffield).




Lily James News

Andrew Garfield, Jodie Comer, Steve Martin & More Earn 2022 Emmy Nominations - See th Photo Andrew Garfield, Jodie Comer, Steve Martin & More Earn 2022 Emmy Nominations - See the Full List!
by Michael Major - Jul 12, 2022

Check out the complete list of Emmy nominations, which include Andrew Garfield, Steve Martin, Jodie Comer, Tony Awards Presents: Broadways Back!, Annie LIVE!, Jane Lynch, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Nathan Lane, Rachel Brosnahan, Tony Shalom, Mare Winningham, Laurie Metcalf, Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett, and more!

Apple TV+'s SEVERANCE & TED LASSO Lead the Second Annual HCA TV Awards Streaming Nomi Photo Apple TV+'s SEVERANCE & TED LASSO Lead the Second Annual HCA TV Awards Streaming Nominations
by Michael Major - Jul 7, 2022

Netflix’s pop culture phenomenon, Stranger Things, is part of a three-way tie with the Hulu comedy, Only Murders in the Building, and the Hulu Limited Series, Dopesick with a total of 9 nominations each. Stranger Things has been the talk of social media ever since its season four debut on May 27th.

Chris Mann's THE CHRIS MANN SHOW Listed For Your Emmy Consideration Photo Chris Mann's THE CHRIS MANN SHOW Listed For Your Emmy Consideration
by Michael Major - Jun 23, 2022

Fresh off his Lincoln Center performance for Lin Manuel Miranda, himself, Mann’s FYC campaign is gaining traction among his loyal fans.  His critically-acclaimed parody series, “The Chris Mann Show,” has dominated the internet since 2020 with over 600 million views.

PAM & TOMMY Sets DVD Release Date Photo PAM & TOMMY Sets DVD Release Date
by Michael Major - Jun 15, 2022

The daring series created by Robert Siegel (The Wrestler, Big Fan) features Lily James (Cinderella, Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again), Sebastian Stan (Captain American: The Winter Solider, The Covenant), Seth Rogen (This Is the End, Superbad), Nick Offerman (“The Great North,” “Parks and Recreation”), and Taylor Schilling (“Orange Is the New Black”).

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Star Chris Mann Comes to Overture Hall in June Photo THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA Star Chris Mann Comes to Overture Hall in June
by Stephi Wild - May 19, 2022

Celebrate The Phantom of the Opera and the best of Broadway as Chris Mann (Star of The Phantom of the Opera and NBC's The Voice) is joined by special “Phantom” co-stars Krista Buccallato (Christine u/s in The Phantom of the Opera) and Adam Machart (The Wick Theatre's Brigadoon) for “Phantom Voices” – a limited, not-to-be-missed concert engagement.

Alison Leiby's OH GOD, A SHOW ABOUT ABORTION Announces Extension Photo Alison Leiby's OH GOD, A SHOW ABOUT ABORTION Announces Extension
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 16, 2022

The limited engagement of Alison Leiby’s Oh God, A Show About Abortion has been extended through June 30 at the Cherry Lane Theatre.

Headliner Morgana Shaw Brings Bette Davis Back To DFW Photo Headliner Morgana Shaw Brings Bette Davis Back To DFW
by Stephi Wild - Apr 29, 2022

Morgana Shaw stars as Bette Davis in 'ALL ABOUT BETTE: An Interlude with Bette Davis' by award winning playwright Camilla Carr at Four Day Weekend's Comedy Theater in Downtown Fort Worth May 5 to June 30, Thursdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays, May 29 and June 26 at 2:00 p.m.

The Oscars Score 16.6 Million Total Viewers Photo The Oscars Score 16.6 Million Total Viewers
by Michael Major - Mar 29, 2022

The 94th Oscars on ABC attracted an average audience of 16.6 million Total Viewers and delivered a 3.8/28 among Adults 18-49. Hosted by Wanda Sykes, Regina Hall, and Amy Schumer, the 94th Oscars were held on Sunday, March 27, 2022, at the DolbyÂź Theatre at Ovation Hollywood and were televised live on ABC. Check out the full list of winners!

Wake Up With BWW 3/28: Ariana DeBose Wins Oscar For WEST SIDE STORY, and More! Photo Wake Up With BWW 3/28: Ariana DeBose Wins Oscar For WEST SIDE STORY, and More!
by - Mar 28, 2022

Today's top stories include our coverage of last night's Oscars! Big winners for the night included Broadway's own Ariana DeBose, who took home the award for her performance in West Side Story! Plus, watch the performance of 'We Don't Talk About Bruno' from Encanto, and more!

Find Out Who Won at the 94th Academy Awards - All the Winners! Photo Find Out Who Won at the 94th Academy Awards - All the Winners!
by Michael Major - Mar 27, 2022

Hosted by Wanda Sykes, Regina Hall, and Amy Schumer, the 94th Oscars featured appearances by Liza Minnelli, Halle Bailey, Stephanie Beatriz, H.E.R., Anthony Hopkins, Samuel L. Jackson, Lily James, Lady Gaga, John Leguizamo, Uma Thurman, John Travolta, Rachel Zegler, and more.

Lily James Videos

VIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE DIG Starring Carey Mulligan and Ralph Fiennes VideoVIDEO: Watch the Trailer for THE DIG Starring Carey Mulligan and Ralph Fiennes
by Stage Tube - Dec 3, 2020

As WWII looms, a wealthy widow (Carey Mulligan) hires an amateur archaeologist (Ralph Fiennes) to excavate the burial mounds on her estate. When they make a historic discovery, the echoes of Britain's past resonate in the face of its uncertain future‎.

VIDEO: Lily James Talks MAMMA MIA 3 Rumors VideoVIDEO: Lily James Talks MAMMA MIA 3 Rumors
by Stage Tube - Oct 22, 2020

Lily James shares how she lost her voice before finding out she scored her role in Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, addresses rumors about a third Mamma Mia! film and sets up what her film Rebecca is about.

VIDEO: See Lily James and Armie Hammer in the Trailer for  REBECCA VideoVIDEO: See Lily James and Armie Hammer in the Trailer for REBECCA
by Stage Tube - Sep 8, 2020

A young newlywed arrives at her husband’s imposing family estate on a windswept English coast and finds herself battling the shadow of his first wife Rebecca, whose legacy lives on in the house long after her death. A modern adaptation of Daphne Du Maurier's gothic novel comes to Netflix: starring Armie Hammer, Lily James, and Kristin Scott Thomas.

VIDEO: Berklee Students Record 'What the World Needs Now' as a Virtual Orchestra VideoVIDEO: Berklee Students Record 'What the World Needs Now' as a Virtual Orchestra
by Stage Tube - Mar 29, 2020

A video created by students at the Berklee College of Music is going viral. The group created a virtual orchestra, performing 'What the World Needs Now' while remaining socially distanced.

YESTERDAY Starring Lily James and Himesh Patel Now Available on Digital VideoYESTERDAY Starring Lily James and Himesh Patel Now Available on Digital
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 24, 2019

Jack Malik was just another struggling songwriter...but that was yesterday. After a mysterious blackout, Jack (Himesh Patel; BBC's 'EastEnders') discovers he is the only person on earth who remembers The Beatles! As he rockets to fame by passing off the Fab Four's songs as his own, Jack risks losing Ellie (Lily James; Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again, Cinderella) - the one person who has loved him and believed in him from the start. Kate McKinnon and Ed Sheeran also star in this romantic rock 'n' roll comedy from Academy AwardŸ-winning director Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire, Trainspotting, 28 Days Later) and Academy AwardŸ-nominated screenwriter Richard Curtis (Four Weddings and a Funeral, Love Actually).

VIDEO: Watch Lily James & Himesh Patel in a Bonus Clip from the YESTERDAY DVD! VideoVIDEO: Watch Lily James & Himesh Patel in a Bonus Clip from the YESTERDAY DVD!
by Stage Tube - Sep 10, 2019

'Yesterday' was released today on digital, and will be released on DVD and Blu-ray September 24. Watch a bonus clip straight from the DVD below!

VIDEO: Gillian Anderson Talks ALL ABOUT EVE on CNN's Amanpour VideoVIDEO: Gillian Anderson Talks ALL ABOUT EVE on CNN's Amanpour
by Stage Tube - Mar 1, 2019

Gillian Anderson has returned to the stage in All About Eve, at the Noel Coward Theatre in London.

VIDEO: Lily James, Ed Sheeran And More Rock Out To The Beatles In First Trailer For Y VideoVIDEO: Lily James, Ed Sheeran And More Rock Out To The Beatles In First Trailer For YESTERDAY
by Stage Tube - Feb 12, 2019

See Lily James, Ed Sheeran, Kate McKinnon and newcomer Hamish Patel get fab in the first trailer for Yesterday, a new film from Academy Award-winner Danny Boyle.

VIDEO: Pierce Brosnan, Christine Baranski, & More Chat MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN on VideoVIDEO: Pierce Brosnan, Christine Baranski, & More Chat MAMMA MIA! HERE WE GO AGAIN on THE TODAY SHOW
by Macon Prickett - Jul 16, 2018

Pierce Brosnan, Stellan Skarsgard, Christine Baranski and Andy Garcia join Kathie Lee Gifford and Sheinelle Jones to talk about the fun they had filming "Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again." When asked if there will be a third installment of the film, Baranski could only say that "they better not wait ten years!"

VIDEO: Netflix Shares the Trailer for Upcoming Film THE GUERNSEY LITERARY AND POTATO  VideoVIDEO: Netflix Shares the Trailer for Upcoming Film THE GUERNSEY LITERARY AND POTATO PEEL PIE SOCIETY
by Macon Prickett - Jun 28, 2018

Directed by Mike Newell and based on the best-selling and much loved novel by Mary Ann Shaffer and Annie Barrows, THE GUERNSEY LITERARY AND POTATO PEEL PIE SOCIETY sees Lily James play free-spirited writer Juliet Ashton, who forms a life-changing bond with the delightful and eccentric Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, when she decides to write about the book club they formed during the occupation of Guernsey in WWII.