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Vanessa Kirby

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Vanessa Kirby

English actress on both stage and more recently screen add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1988.

Countries: United Kingdom (57%), United States (17%), Australia (13%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: Ben Whishaw, Rachel McAdams, Benedict Cumberbatch

Linked to: Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, University of Exeter, The Independent, BBC

 

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Vanessa Kirby was born in 1988 add something


2010

She has been nominated for the Ian Charleson Award for two consecutive years for five out of the six plays, 2010 and in 2011, where she won Third Prize, Ben Whishaw and Benedict Cumberbatch being previous winners add something


2011

Her TV debut in the BBC's "The Hour" co-starring with Ben Whishaw, Dominic West and Romola Garai aired in 2011 add something

 

In 2011 she was in premiere of "The Acid Test" by Anya Reiss at the Royal Court Theatre directed by Simon Godwin earning praise for her performance with Paul Taylor of The Independent calling her "a star if ever I saw one" add something

 

In 2011, she was named as one of Screen International 'Stars of Tomorrow' add something

 

Douglas Booth - He dated English actress Vanessa Kirby for two years from late 2011 to October 2013


2012

Filmed "Wasteland" alongside Luke Treadaway and Timothy Spall in early 2012, and "The Necessary Death of Charlie Countryman" with Shia Leboeuf and Mads Mikkelson add something

 

Named as one of Nylon's Young Hollywood list 2012 add something

 

Filmed "Wasteland" September 2012 alongside Matthew Lewis and Timothy Spall in early 2012, which premiered at the Toronto and London Film Festivals to very positive reviews add something

 

Richard Curtis - It stars Rachel McAdams, Domhnall Gleeson, Bill Nighy, Tom Hollander, Margot Robbie, Lydia Wilson and Vanessa Kirby and was shot during the summer of 2012


2013

Momentum are distributing nationwide in 2013 add something

 

Wasteland will screen at the Newport Beach Film Festival in Newport Beach, CA, on Sunday, April 28, 2013 and Monday, April 29, 2013 add something

 

The Sunday Times announced Kirby's third nomination for the Ian Charleson awards on 5th May 2013, giving her a nomination for every classical play she has done add something


2014

In early 2014 she filmed Working Title's Everest, starring alongside Jake Gyllenhaal, Josh Brolin and Keira Knightley, playing the iconic American socialite Sandy Hill Pittman add something

 

In the summer of 2014 she played Stella in A Streetcar Named Desire, again collaborating with Benedict Andrews at the Young Vic, alongside Gillian Anderson as Blanche and Ben Foster as Stanley add something


2015

In 2015 she filmed Michael Grandage's first film "Genius", alongside Colin Firth, Jude Law and Guy Pearce add something

 

In May 2015 it was reported that Kirby was cast as Princess Margaret after a six month search, in Netflix's first original British series "The Crown" written by Peter Morgan, directed by Stephen Daldry, opposite Matt Smith and Claire Foy add something

 

Me Before You (film) - On April 10, 2015, Brendan Coyle, Matthew Lewis, Samantha Spiro, Vanessa Kirby and Ben Lloyd-Hughes joined the cast


2016

Baz Bamigboye reported she will play Elena in Robert Icke's Uncle Vanya at the Almeida Theatre in 2016 add something

 

F. Scott Fitzgerald - Guy Pearce and Vanessa Kirby portray the couple in 2016's "Genius"


2017

She was nominated for the BAFTA in 2017, and went on to win the BAFTA for her performance in season two in 2018 add something


2018

In 2018, Kirby played the title character in Polly Stenham's "Julie", an adaptation of August Strindberg's "Miss Julie", at the National Theatre add something


2019

She plays Hattie Shaw in Hobbs and Shaw in theatres 2 Aug 2019 add something